Why do I wake up with a headache?

Did you know that if you suffer from daily headaches, they may be related to your dental health? If you wake up with headaches nearly every morning and find little relief from over the counter pain medications,  you may have …
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Treating Broken Teeth in New Bern, NC

As a highly trained dentist, Dr. Stephen Hoard has extensive experience treating a wide range of dental concerns. As a Dawson Academy trained dentist, Dr. Hoard never over treats his patients. Dr. Hoard takes the time to examine the entire masticatory …
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Dental Implants

It is imperative that patients who are missing teeth find a replacement option as soon as possible to minimize their chance of further damaging their smile. Dental implants can be a convenient and durable solution for your missing teeth. New …
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Happy National Dentist Day!

Happy National Dentist Day! We are so excited to celebrate with all our amazing patients. If you want to join the celebration you can schedule your 6 month check up with our dentist Dr. Stephen Hoard. Our New Bern, NC …
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Why Do Gums Bleed?

If your gums are bleeding you may have scratched your gums on crunchy food or you may have flossed too vigorously. As long as the bleeding is minimal and does not occur frequently, there is little need for any concern. …
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Replace Your Missing Teeth

If you are feeling defeated by your missing teeth, or overwhelmed by the idea of visiting the dentist, Dr. Stephen Hoard can help. With advances in modern dentistry, replacing missing teeth has become a standard in quality dentistry. Our New …
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Dr. Hoard Helps Domestic and Sexual Violence Survivors Through Give Back a Smile


New Bern, NC — More than five million individuals are affected by domestic violence each year in the U.S. and Canada, and local dentist Dr. Stephen Hoard is helping heal the effects by participating in the American Academy of Cosmetic …
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Keep Your Smile Healthy

Dental health can have a huge impact on the overall quality of life and wellbeing. This is why it is so important to maintain good oral health and to visit Dr. J. Stephen Hoard regularly. At the New Bern, NC …
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Restorative Dentistry And Your Oral Health

New Bern dentist Dr. Hoard is a highly trained restorative dentist with many hours of post graduate education in the diagnosis and treatment of complex dental problems. He seeks to identify underlying oral health issues through comprehensive evaluation of all …
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Say goodbye to sensitive teeth with these tips and tricks

Now that winter has arrived in New Bern, NC, you may find yourself wincing in pain from the cold air touching your teeth. You may also experience a similar feeling when eating ice cream, drinking hot chocolate, or simply brushing …
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