Root Canals – The Perfect Dental Treatment

You all know that improper dental hygiene can lead to cavities and tooth loss. But did you know that it can also lead to painful infections? You don’t want to have to deal with the severe pain that can result from these infections. However, if the tooth does get to that point, you might need […]

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What is Gum Recontouring?

You may be unaware that gum contouring can drastically change the way your smile looks. Some people have what is known as a “gummy” smile. This is when the gums have grown over the teeth, leaving teeth to appear much smaller than they actually are. Others suffer from the exact opposite of this, which is […]

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Why Choose Dr. Kenneth Barney

Dr. Kenneth Barney is a renowned family dentist. He has gained a strong reputation for being a quality dentist in the Hedgesville and Martinsburg WV area. Patients from all around travel to Dr. Barney’s office to take care of their dental needs. At our office, we offer friendly and personalized service. We treat each patient […]

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What Makes Us Unique?

At Dr. Kenneth Barney’s office, we understand how important it is to choose the right dental office. That is why we provide a friendly and safe environment for our patients. Our goal is to give our patients premium dental services. We stay current with the latest technology and have the experience and knowledge to treat […]

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Finding a Dentist in Martinsburg & Hedgesville WV

Dr. Kenneth C. Barney is an experienced dentist in Martinsburg and Hedgesville, WV. At his clinic, we work to deliver quality and friendly care to our patients. His commitment to keeping up with new dental techniques and technology makes him one of the best dentists in the area. Dental Health Visiting the dentist regularly is […]

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The Advantages of Implants over Dentures?

Whether you have one, two or all of your teeth missing, you need to have them replaced. Dental implants and removable dentures are the most common treatment options. A long time ago, dentures would have been the only option, but now we have the capability to replace your missing teeth with implants. These give you […]

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The Case of the Roommate’s Bruxism

During her freshman year of college, Julie was often bother by the strange sounds coming from her roommate, Kathy, while she slept. In her sleep, Kathy made a strange grinding noise with her teeth. After Julie finally approached her about the problem, she decided to see Dr. Kenneth Barney. Dr. Barney diagnosed Kathy with bruxism, […]

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Neuromuscular Dentures – Are They Useful?

The teeth are important, obviously, for eating. But they’re also important for your appearance, your self-esteem. Tooth loss, whether from poor oral hygiene, breakage, or issues with aging, creates problems. Dentures are a popular option, especially for replacing many missing teeth. They are false teeth that allow you to chew food without issue, and regain […]

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Are Teeth Made for Meat or Vegetables?

Have you ever given much thought to why your teeth are designed as they are? Vegetarians will argue that the teeth are made for cutting and crunching vegetables. Meat eaters insist the teeth are designed to rip and chew meat and vegetables. Ancient man relied on their teeth. Their diet consisted of meat, root vegetables, […]

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Why do I need to floss?

Exactly what does flossing do and why do we have to do it? Does everyone have to floss? My parents never flossed, so why do I have to? These are just a few of the questions people ask when it comes to flossing the teeth. The main purpose for flossing is to remove tiny particles […]

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