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BY MATTHEW MERITT
One could say Warren Eng’s love of racquet sports has at least a little to do with his successful Horseheads dental practice, now in its 33rd year.
While still in dental school in Baltimore, Dr. Eng broke his two front teeth during a racquetball match. The root canals eventually required to save them added a perspective not all dentists can claim.
“I understand what a trauma-induced toothache feels like,” he said, recalling the unusual sports injury during a conversation at his Horseheads Dental office on Westinghouse Road.