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Dr. Ken Hale

My name is Dr. Ken Hale. I am a dentist and the managing partner of Dansville Dental Professionals. Dentistry has provided a wonderful opportunity for me to have a positive impact in the lives of others. After 30 years of actively practicing the profession and managing a dental practice, I have information and stories to share which will benefit many readers.

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How much does dental implants cost

May 14, 2018

How Much Do Dental Implants Cost?

Dental implants can be a life-changing decision, but many question what the total cost will amount to and if implants…

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tooth decay

April 10, 2018

How To Eliminate Tooth Decay

Tooth decay, more commonly known as cavities or caries, affects millions of mouths across the world. Decay occurs when plaque…

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healthy teeth

April 1, 2018

Doctor’s Secrets to Healthy Teeth

Many of the patients who come into our office with cavities, gingivitis, gum disease, or tooth decay are shocked when…

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toothache

March 1, 2018

Why Do I Have a Toothache?

Tooth pain is uncomfortable and can be difficult to self-diagnose and self-treat. If you are experiencing a toothache, it’s important…

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oral surgery

February 12, 2018

What Is Oral Surgery

Oral surgery is a type of dentistry that treats a variety of issues and diseases inside of the mouth, ranging…

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teeth cleaning

February 1, 2018

Why Are Teeth Cleanings Necessary?

Why Teeth Cleanings Are Necessary Teeth cleanings are needed for three basic reasons: Maintain health of teeth and gums Prevent…

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iv sedation

January 14, 2018

IV Sedation vs General Anesthesia

There are a number of reasons patients choose to use some form of sedation when they visit the dentist, the…

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wisdom teeth

January 1, 2018

Why Do I Have To Get My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

How Necessary Is Wisdom Teeth Removal? Unfortunately, the majority of the population needs their wisdom teeth removed. Wisdom teeth generally…

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dental implants vs dentures

December 16, 2017

Dental Implants vs. Dentures

Both dentures and dental implants are popular options to replace missing teeth, but which is the right choice for you?…

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root canals

December 10, 2017

What Happens if You Don’t Get a Root Canal?

Your dentist has told you that you need a root canal. Maybe you have a fear of the dentist, can’t…

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