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9th Annual Dentistry from the Heart

9th Annual Dentistry from the Heart In 2007, our good friend Dr. Vincent Monticciolo created “Dentistry From The Heart”, a national non-profit organization whose goal is to provide free dental care to those less fortunate in our communities. It has been our privilege...

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8th Annual Dentistry from the Heart

On Saturday, September 19th, we hosted our 8th Annual Dentistry From the Heart event. We had a fantastic day and were able to provide free dental services to over 150 patients from our community and beyond. Located at our Seekonk Office, Southcoast Smiles 185 Highland...

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No Shot. No Drill

In addition to being drill-free and needle-free, microabrasion allows for quick fillings. Small cavities found during routine cleanings can often be filled in about 10 minutes on the same day when using microabrasion.

Our treatment rooms are equipped with heated massage chairs and TVs, to help keep your children happy and comfortable during their dental treatment.

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Baby Teeth DO Matter

“They’re baby teeth. They’re going to fall out anyway.” I am willing to bet you’ve heard this statement before. Contrary to popular belief, baby teeth do matter. These primary teeth serve a number of purposes for children, including: aiding with…

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Pediatric Dental Care

One of the most important aspects of pediatric dentistry is child psychology. Pediatric dentists are specially trained to create a friendly and fun atmosphere for their young patients. We want your children to have a positive experience at the dentist, because we know their first experiences shape their future dental health.

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Proper Tooth Care

A preventative dental routine is the best way to preserve your natural teeth. When combined with good at home oral hygiene habits, regular visits with your dentist and hygienist can help your smile last a lifetime.

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Dentistry From the Heart

Our mission is your care. Whether you need a great deal of dental work or just a cleaning, our job is to make your life easier and more comfortable. We’re extremely proud of the knowledge and experience of our practitioners.

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Sedation Dentistry

Prior to your visit, you will be prescribed a medicine, which will calm your fears and make your trip to our office more comfortable.

When you arrive at our office, you will be promptly greeted and brought to one of our treatment rooms where you will be made comfortable with heated, massaging chairs, restful music and the care of our gentle staff.

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One-day crowns

A terrific cosmetic solution for permanently stained, chipped, discolored, misaligned teeth, or even to revitalize old crown and bridge-work.

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Setting dental hygiene habits for kids

In making sure your children practice proper dental hygiene don’t be afraid to start the care early. Baby teeth are just as important as permanents. There’s a number of reasons why they are important,” said Dr. Mary Jane Miranda of Southcoast and…

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6th Annual Dentistry from the Heart

Sixth Annual Dentistry From the Heart event provided dental care for adults in local communities. On Saturday, September 28, Dr. David Ahearn and the staff of Southcoast Smiles hosted Seekonk’s annual Dentistry From The Heart event – providing complimentary…

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Dr. Miranda on ParentCast

Episode 15 – Dental Health For Babies and Toddlers Hosts Mary and Blake discuss dental health for babies and toddlers with Dr. Miranda In this episode you’ll learn why Rhys is a huge fan of salad bars at the supermarket and when you should start bringing…

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5th Annual Dentistry from the Heart

Fifth Annual Dentistry From the Heart On Saturday, September 22, we hosted our Fifth Annual Dentistry From the Heart, a day in which we give back to our community by providing free cleanings, fillings and extractions. It’s hard to believe that this was our fifth year…

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Dental Focus 2012

This event focuses on the needs of adults,” says Kim Cosetta, the communications manager at Southcoast Smiles. “For people on a fixed income, dental care often goes on the back burner…

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