Athletic Mouth Guard Recommendations for Spring Sports

Posted on:Tuesday, March 13th, 2012 @ 6:04 pm

  Throughout my years as a dentist, I have seen a variety of injuries that have occurred during contact sports.  Some of these injuries have been so serious that the athlete has lost some of their permanent teeth.  My advice to parents is to make certain that your child has an updated mouth guard and …

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No Cavity Club Winner!!

Posted on:Monday, January 16th, 2012 @ 1:58 am

Grace – No Cavity Club Winner, 4th Quarter 2011 We are pleased to announce the winner of our first No Cavity Club Contest.  Congratulations Grace.  Keep up the good brushing!! As always, thankful to serve the greater Smithsburg, Waynesboro,  and Hagerstown communities.

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How Important is Your Trip to the Dentist?

Posted on:Wednesday, January 4th, 2012 @ 2:11 am

Very Informative article in the Wall Street Journal about the link between Oral Health and Systemic Disease.  The article confirms, “Some of the earliest signs of diabetes, cancer, pregnancy, immune disorders, hormone imbalances and drug issues show up in the gums, teeth and tongue—sometimes long before a patient knows anything is wrong.  There’s also growing …

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End of Year To-Do’s

Posted on:Friday, November 18th, 2011 @ 3:16 am

For those of you who have dental insurance accompanied by a deductible now is the time to come in to have any outstanding dental work completed. Most insurance plan deductibles renew on January 1. So, if you’ve already met your deductible for this year, you’ll want to schedule your appointment before January 1 so that …

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Trick or Treat

Posted on:Friday, October 28th, 2011 @ 3:20 am

Children have been on the move these past couple of evenings on their trick or treat routes all over Smithsburg, Hagerstown, and Waynesboro gathering pounds and pounds of pure sugar.   What advice can Dr. Nussear offer kids and parents (let’s face it most parents are sneaking into the candy bags when the kiddos slip …

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Bad Breath?

Posted on:Monday, October 24th, 2011 @ 3:14 am

Are you struggling with bad breath?  This is  an unpleasant condition that can be a cause for embarrassment. Some people with bad breath aren’t even aware there’s a problem. If you’re concerned about bad breath, come to visit Dr. Nussear at Smithsburg Family Dentistry.  He can help identify the cause and, if it’s due to …

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Smithsburg Family Dentistry Launches New Website!

Posted on:Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 @ 7:06 pm

Smithsburg Family Dentistry is pleased to announce that their new website is now live on the web at The new website, developed by High Rock Studios’ LeftBrain Technologies, was designed with an emphasis on regularly updated content, useful information and features, and a more user-friendly interface. Since customer communication is so important to Dr. Nussear, …

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