Chronic Tooth Grinding

What is Chronic Tooth Grinding? Chronic tooth grinding (medically called “bruxism) occurs during sleep and is associated with other health issues including sleep apnea. Individuals who consistently grind their teeth risk fracturing, losing or wearing their teeth down to stumps. …
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Overcoming Dental Fear

Many people avoid routine dental checkups because they have dental fear. The dental fear may have been initiated when they were children. Perhaps the very first dental visit didn’t go well or maybe they experienced some pain. Maybe they were …
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Are You Suffering From Tooth Sensitivity?

Tooth sensitivity can prevent you from enjoying some of your favorite foods and drinks. Patients with tooth sensitivity often have to change their habits to minimize pain or discomfort. Tooth sensitivity is a commonly treated dental concern amongst patients. Visiting …
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Treating Crooked Teeth Without Braces

Did you know that crooked teeth can lead to other complex dental concerns? Chesapeake dentist Dr. John Cranham offers natural looking, effective solutions for straightening crooked teeth without traditional braces. We understand that traditional braces may not be the right solution for every …
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How Do I Fix A Chipped Tooth?

How do I fix a broken tooth? A broken tooth should be addressed by a trained dentist as soon as possible. You don’t want to sustain further damage to your smile. Dr. John Cranham is a highly trained dentist in …
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Is All On Four Right for Me?

Missing teeth can impact all aspects of your life. From the health of your smile to the way you interact with your coworkers and friends, missing teeth can take a toll. With recent advancements in dental technology, dental implants have …
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What are Porcelain Veneers?

Cosmetic blemishes can detract from the appearance of your smile. Patients with cracked, chipped, discolored or misshapen teeth may feel self-conscious of their smiles and hide behind closed lips or their hands when laughing or smiling. Porcelain veneers are a permanent …
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The Power of Teeth

Did you know that your teeth can bite with 200lbs of force? That is an incredible amount of natural force behind each of your teeth. But they can only properly function with such power if you maintain your oral health. …
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A Big Welcome To Our New Dentists

Chesapeake, VA cosmetic and restorative dentist Dr. Cranham is always on the forefront of the latest in dental technology, technique, and innovation. As Dr. Cranham continues to learn and expand his dental knowledge, he also continues to expand his dental …
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Cosmetic Dentistry FAQ

Today we are going to explore cosmetic dentistry and all that it can offer you. At Chesapeake Center for Complete Dentistry, our team of dental professionals offer state of the art cosmetic dentistry from the comfort of our Chesapeake, VA …
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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April is Oral Cancer Awareness month sponsored by the American Dental Association. Oral cancer is a major growing health concern in the United States. Frequently a deadly form of cancer early diagnosis is essential for effective treatment. Although oral cancer …
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Is A Full Mouth Reconstruction Right For You?

Are you suffering from multiple dental concerns? A full smile reconstruction may be the right treatment plan to restore your smile. Although it may sound overwhelming, Dr. John Cranham is a highly trained restorative and cosmetic dentist that will help …
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National Dentist Day March 6th

It is National Dentist Day and all of us at Chesapeake Center For Complete Dentistry are excited to celebrate with you! We are proud to offer state of the art dental technology and compassionate and experienced dental care for all …
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Dr. Cranham Visits The Dawson Academy India

Chesapeake, VA dentist Dr. John Cranham has dedicated his career to providing his patients with complete dental care. Clinical Director of Dawson Academy, Dr. Cranham embodies the ethical guidelines and treatment practices taught by the prestigious academy. Dr. Dawson set …
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Oral Health Concerns & Crooked Teeth

Did you know that crooked teeth could increase your risk of developing gum disease? Many patients view crooked teeth as a cosmetic concern, but in fact, crooked teeth may lead to a whole range of oral health concerns. Chesapeake dentist …
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All-On-Four For Multiple Tooth Replacement

When you have missing teeth you may lack the confidence to share your smile. You may also find it difficult to eat or speak normally. Missing teeth are both a cosmetic and restorative dental health concern. With modern dentistry, there …
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Refresh Your Smile With Dental Veneers

Porcelain veneers are a popular and permanent way to restore beautiful aesthetics to your smile. Veneers are durable and made of a highly stain resistant material so they will not become discolored or stained. Porcelain veneers allow you to enjoy …
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Toothbrush Maintenance Guide

Could you imagine brushing your teeth with bone and pig hair? Probably not, but the original toothbrush, invented by the Chinese, was made of just that. Today’s toothbrushes are made of synthetic materials and are an effective tool for keeping …
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Rejuvenate Your Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry

It is time to take years off your faded, chipped, or crooked smile. With today’s advancements in dental technology and cosmetic dentistry, reversing the signs of aging in your smile is more attainable than ever before. Our Chesapeake dentist office …
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Smile Getaway

You deserve 5 star dental service. Smile makeovers and dental reconstructions are a commitment of your time and your hard earned money. When you are ready to transform your smile, you should feel 100% confident you will receive not only …
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Brush Well, Live Well

Brushing your teeth is a simple part of your daily ritual. As an adult you have been brushing your teeth for many years, but are you brushing so you achieve optimal oral health benefits? Brushing regularly is the most effective …
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Fight Gum Disease Early

Bleeding gums can be caused by a lot of things. Sometimes brushing or flossing too vigorously can cause bleeding in the gums. Though your daily dental hygiene routine is essential to proper oral health, be careful around that sensitive gum …
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Green Time – Making The Most Of Your Day

Chesapeake dentist Dr. John Cranham is a proud partner and advocate of the Dawson Academy, the international continuing education institution for dental professionals that inspires and educates dentists throughout their careers. The Dawson Academy teaches the philosophy of complete dentistry, …
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What can cosmetic dentistry do for you? | Dr. John Cranham, DDS

Modern advances made in the field of cosmetic dentistry offer patients several benefits: more options, safer procedures, faster recovery times and longer lasting results! Dr. John Cranham, DDS, a general and cosmetic dentist in Chesapeake, VA, has extensive post graduate …
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Teeth Whitening Will Improve Your Smile

Your teeth may be healthy and straight, but your smile is lacking if teeth are discolored. The foods you eat, and the beverages you drink plus other daily habits can stain your teeth over time, even if you brush regularly. …
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Snoring? Oral appliance therapy may bring relief. | Dr. John Cranham, DDS

Snoring is a common problem for many people, but for those who snore loudly it can be an indication of a more serious health issue: obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). This condition causes a person to repeatedly stop breathing during sleep, …
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Dr.John Cranham offers his experience and expertise to patients from around the world | Chesapeake, VA

Patients of John Cranham, DDS have received dental care at its best- in his Chesapeake, VA office Dr. Cranham provides treatment for all dental issues from preventive care to complex problems requiring extensive restoration. He has the knowledge and experience …
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Dr. Cranham can address your general dental concerns

Tooth cavities are an extremely common dental concern. In fact, nearly 80 percent of people will have at least one cavity by the time that they graduate from high school. People who have cavities may experience toothaches, tooth sensitivity and …
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Patient Testimonials for Dr. Cranham | Chesapeake Dentist

“I can’t say enough good things about Dr. Cranham. He listens carefully to what you want and your concerns and shows you what he thinks would be good for you. He has the most up-to-date equipment and an office staff …
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February is Dental Health Month | Cranham Smiles in Norfolk

February is dental health month. The importance of taking care of your teeth and gums cannot be reiterated enough. Poor dental hygiene can lead to gum disease. Gum disease affects 75 percent of the adult population. It is also the …
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Making Chicago Smile

  • I have more confidence...I'm happier and I smile more because I know I have beautiful teeth.

  • "Don't Wait!" Ron took comfort in being informed about his treatment and surrounded by an experienced staff.

  • My grandson ran up to me and said 'Pop Pop, you have the whitest teeth! Wow!' - It's all about the dentist.

  • Dr. Cranham is nice, professional and he has the best staff in town. I'm very pleased with the results.

  • My quality of life is better...I'm not tired, I'm not in pain and I can just be happier. It's life changing.

  • If it's something that is going to make you feel better, more confident - it's worth it. It's really worth it.

  • It was miraculous - instant smile. I project an image in my business and it helps to be able to smile.

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