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When does dental plaque become dangerous?

Jonathan B. Levine, DMD
Prosthodontics

Plaque may be small in size, but it can do serious damage -- and not just to your teeth. In this video, dentist and prosthodontist Dr. Jonathan B. Levine explains how (and how fast) dental plaque can pose a danger to your health.


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