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Gum Specialist

A Visit with Your Hygienist – Your Gum Specialist

During your professional dental cleaning at Hughes & Hughes Family Dentistry, your registered dental hygienist is your gum health specialist. We remove that yucky biofilm (plaque) and hardened biofilm known as calculus. Your dental hygienist will also assess your gum health by doing something called a periodontal evaluation or probing. We use a small ruler […]

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Celebrating 40 Years in Dentistry

Over 40 years ago, Dr. Hughes started this practice with the mission of providing patient-focused, comprehensive care to the people in his community and fostering a family-friendly atmosphere. The Hughes & Hughes Family Dentistry team celebrated the occasion by presenting Dr. Hughes with a plaque commemorating his 40 years in dentistry. The founding mission has […]

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