Dr. Robin Santiago

Dentistry
Avon, CT
11 years experience female

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A native of West Hartford, Dr. Santiago’s commitment to her community runs deep, far beyond helping patients achieve beautiful smiles. Everyone who meets Dr. Santiago immediately recognizes immediately that this is a woman of great commitment and determination to help others. In addition to being a role model of community service, Dr. Santiago is a leader in the dental community. Past- President of the New England Association of Cosmetic Dentistry, she also serves as a mentor with the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, of which she is an alumnus. Her professional memberships include local, state, national & international dental organizations. Dr. Santiago & her team are dedicated to taking many advanced dental courses every year to stay on top of their profession.

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Dentistry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Yes.: Any filling can fall out. The main reason for losing a filling is recrrent decay around the filling loosening it and causing it to fall out when it i... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Many possibilities: You should see a dentist to figure out the cause. It could be a developing cavity, recession, bite trauma, fracture, wear into dentin, etc. So many po... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
See your dentist!: The floor of the mouth and the sides of the tongue are two of the most common sites for oral cancers to start. Please see your dentist immediately to ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Throw it out!: It is very hard to be sure the tubing is cleaned out properly. Best to discard the unit and buy a new one. You could try to contact the company to see... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
See your dentist!: Some cavities are large ; easy to see - many are hidden under the surface or inbetween your teeth ; may only be detectable on x-rays. While sensitivit... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
See your dentist!: An infected tooth can lead to major problems and should be treated promptly. Antibiotics do not concentrate in the bone enough to clear up a dental ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Yes! : A cold affects your sense of smell and that can also impact on your sens of taste!
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Limit sugars!: All thing in moderation including sugar.You did not say how much you use. In general it is a good habit to learn to reduce the use of sugar in your di... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Not liekly: Tmj means temperomandibular joint - or jaw joint. Problems of jaw related pain are called tmd or temperomandibular dysfunction. Sore muscles, joint no... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
No.: There are other reasons that teeth become sensitive, such as heavy biting forces, fractures, recession exposing the root surface and going from one we... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Call your dentist!: This question is best answered by your treating dentist. Do not take Aspirin or any Aspirin containing product for several days prior to extractions.... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Less sugar: As regards your teeth - less sugar and less acid is the way to go! your waistline may think the reverse is true. You should really limit your intake o... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
20-30 minutes: You should should achieve optimal results in 2-3 weeks or so, assuming daily use. Confirm with your dental office for more specific instructions and i... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robin Santiago
Dentistry 11 years experience
Taste buds: Many things can lead ot sorness of the tongue from irritating foods to gerd to sore tjhroats, etc. The small hard spot towards the back of your tongue... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Santiago is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Santiago is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! reaction happen immd. After eating nuts,feel sensation on sideofTongue
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thanks for your quick reply!

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