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Welcome to our blog! Here, you’ll discover useful tips, educational articles, and interesting information about current topics in dental health. Check back frequently to discover what’s new in the world of dentistry and how you can benefit from a strong, healthy smile.

3 Smart Dental Insurance Tips

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If you are fortunate enough to have dental insurance, then you should certainly be taking advantage of all that your insurance plan has to offer. However, all dental insurance policies are created differently, and you might need to put in a little work to make sure that you are getting the most out of your […]

Women More Likely to Suffer from TMJ Pain

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You might not have thought of it as a serious problem, but the muscle pain, frequent headaches and popping sounds that you hear when your mouth opens and closes could be signaling a TMJ disorder. And, it may sound surprising, but you’re not alone. More than 10 million people in this country are troubled with […]

Does Your Daughter have Gum Disease?

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If you’ve got a teenaged daughter, then the family dentists in Virginia Beach want you to know this about her oral health: According to TeenHealth.com, roughly 60% of 15-year-old girls have gingivitis, an inflammatory condition that represents an early stage of gum disease. The good news is that gingivitis is preventable! It’s just important that […]

You’ve Come to the Right Place

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If you’re told you need a root canal, you might not jump for joy. After all, root canals don’t enjoy a stellar reputation. But the bad rap that they get is largely unfounded, especially if you’re a patient at Schrumpf & Herman Family Dentistry. Virginia Beach VA dentists Dr. Gregory Schrumpf and Dr. Barry Herman […]

Virginia Beach Dentists Answer FAQs about Teeth in a Day

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When it comes to tooth replacement, dental implants have taken first place as the ‘go to solution.’ Implant dentistry has completely shifted the way that we think about replacing missing teeth and the success of the procedure has changed dental history forever. Whereas implants were once used to replace individual missing teeth in very select […]