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Think About Getting A Smile Makeover

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If you are worried about the way that your smile looks, there are things that you can do to try to get a better smile. One of the things you can do is to go see a dentist and talk to them about getting a smile makeover. The dentist can tell you what they think that they can do for you and all the various options you have to improve your smile.

16 April 2021

How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Fix Crooked Lower Incisors

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The lower central and lateral incisors often become crowded over time, and this is quite a common problem in adults. Crookedness of the lower incisors isn't just an aesthetic issue. Crooked lower incisors may also affect the way you speak and eat. The crookedness affects the way the upper and lower teeth come together. Cosmetic dentistry has several different approaches to correct this issue. Composite bonding or composite veneers Composite bonding is a material that cosmetic dentists use to fill teeth, repair chips and cracks, and hide the crookedness of teeth.

2 March 2021

Why You Should Always Go To A Regular Dentist First Before Seeing A Specialist

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If you have a tooth or dental problem that you think might be a rare condition, then you will want to see a specialist as soon as possible. Whether you need someone who focuses on cosmetic dentistry or a periodontist, it is easy to look up the specialist in the field you think you have an issue in and then schedule an appointment. However, you are missing out on some valuable steps and information that could save you time and money.

4 December 2020

When Do You Need Emergency Dental Treatment?

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Regular dental appointments can help you keep your teeth in great condition. However, unavoidable, serious dental issues may sometimes arise. In these situations, it's best to seek prompt dental treatment. You may be unsure about what qualifies as a dental emergency. Here are four instances when you should seek emergency dental treatment:  1. Your tooth falls out Experiencing tooth loss can be traumatic. If your tooth falls out, you must call a dentist for emergency treatment.

4 December 2020

5 Teeth Whitening Mistakes to Avoid

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A white and bright smile is considered universally attractive. As such, if your teeth are starting to look discolored, you may have made an appointment with a cosmetic dentist for a whitening treatment. A professional whitening treatment can truly transform your smile, but you must follow certain instructions to maintain your results. Here are some common teeth whitening mistakes you want to avoid. Drinking Stain-Causing Beverages If you frequently drink stain-causing beverages after your teeth whitening treatment, your teeth can develop stains again.

23 October 2020

Oral Health Tips That Go Beyond Brushing

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Brushing your teeth is very important in the care and health of your teeth. If you aren't brushing properly, though, you aren't doing yourself any favors. Be sure that you are brushing your teeth twice daily and with a soft-bristle toothbrush. You should be brushing with fluoride toothpaste and brushing your gums and tongue to remove plaque from your teeth. Flossing is also important in the care of your teeth. It helps to remove the plaque in between the teeth that a toothbrush cannot reach.

13 December 2019

Options For Treating Dental Decay

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If your tooth has developed decay, you may be concerned about the appropriate treatment for your condition. Due to advancements in dentistry, there is no need to fear that your treatment will be painful. Nevertheless, your dentist is unlikely to treat all cases of decay the same. The selected treatment option will depend on the decay's extent or severity. Here is a bit of information about various treatment options for dental decay.

14 November 2019

3 Advantages Of Dental Implants Vs. Dentures

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Have you been wanting a better smile than the one you have now? Are you fairly certain that your dentist is going to recommend that you get artificial teeth? When thinking about artificial teeth, most people probably assume that you're talking about dentures. While dentures are arguably the most traditional, and perhaps the most common, way to have artificial teeth, they are not the only way. Modern dentistry has perfected the ability for dentists to use implants to achieve the results that you've been hoping for.

11 October 2019

What You Should Know About Dental Bridges And Missing Teeth

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If you have a missing tooth, consider talking to your dentist about ways you can replace it. Your dentist might have several options, and a popular choice is often to have a bridge put in. A bridge can replace one or more missing teeth, although it's common for a bridge to just replace one tooth that's missing between two other healthy teeth. Here's why replacing your missing teeth is important and how you care for a bridge once you get one.

19 September 2019

Correcting Frequent Dental Issues With Bonding

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Dental bonding is a commonly needed cosmetic dentistry procedure that can repair both minor and severe problems with teeth. Despite the fact that dental bonding is an easy and extremely versatile procedure to undergo, patients will often feel uneasy when they are needing this as they may assume it will be more involved and difficult than it is. Why Would A Patient Need To Undergo Dental Bonding? Some of the most common reasons for patients needing to undergo bonding is when a large section of the tooth has been removed due to damage or as part of removing decay.

18 August 2019