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  • A Dental Exam Could Uncover an Eating Disorder
    After your son or daughter's dental exam, you expect to hear about cavities, poor bites or other dental problems. But your dentist might suggest a different kind of problem you Read more
  • Get Your Teeth Examined if You Have Frequent Sinus Infections
    Each year millions of people endure repeated episodes of congestion, coughing and headaches, all the miseries that come with a sinus infection. Although it seems like all the action is Read more
  • Troubling Data Says Smoking Marijuana Could Worsen Gum Disease
    It seems with each new election cycle another U.S. state legalizes marijuana use. It remains a flashpoint issue that intersects politics, law and morality, but there's another aspect that should Read more
  • Don't Avoid Dental Care While You're Pregnant
    Learning you're pregnant can change your life in a heartbeat—or now two. Suddenly, what was important to you just seconds before the news takes a back seat to the reality Read more
  • What Is Included In General Dentistry?
    If you are interested in finding out what is included in general dentistry in Jefferson, NC, the dental office of Dr. Joel Yates is the practice you should visit.  General dentistry Read more
  • Gluten Sensitivity can Lead to Dental Problems
    There’s been a growing awareness about the effects of gluten, a protein found in grains like wheat, rye and sometimes oats, on certain people. An estimated 1 in 133 Americans Read more
  • The Benefits of Dental Implants
    Do your missing teeth affect your appearance and chewing ability? Why not fill the gaps in your smile with dental implants? Implants offered by your Jefferson, NC, dentist, Dr. Joel Read more
  • FAQs About Dental Implants
    Patients who have missing teeth or major tooth and gum problems often have questions about dental implants. Implants are the modern solution for replacing teeth and are now often preferred Read more
  • Welcome to our Blog
    Welcome to the Blog of Joel Yates, D.D.S.! Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a dentist in the Jefferson, NC area, we're excited you are here. With the Read more

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Joel Yates Jr., D.D.S.


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