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Dentists Provide Botox Treatments For Medical And Cosmetic Purposes

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People who are thinking about having some noninvasive cosmetic work might consider teeth whitening and Botox injections. Having whiter teeth creates a brighter, more youthful-looking smile. Botox smooths facial lines and wrinkles by relaxing the muscles underneath. It may be surprising to discover that some dentists provide this substance to rejuvenate a patient's facial appearance.  The development of Botox was a significant advancement in cosmetic treatment. People can take years off their appearance without resorting to plastic surgery.

8 July 2021

Weird But Wonderful Facts About Dental Implants

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Dental implants — they're false teeth that look like real teeth. But that's about all the average person knows about them. Maybe you know a little more if your dentist has recommended you get implants, but before you actually have them inserted, it's nice to know even more facts. To that end, here are some weird but wonderful facts about dental implants. They're made from titanium Perhaps you've heard of titanium.

8 July 2021

Three Things Not Many People Know About Orthodontists

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If you have had problems with the alignment of your teeth for many years, then you have no doubt considered getting them fixed at some point. The problem most people face is not knowing how exactly to do this and which medical professional to go to. Most would obviously consider a dentist first, but is that the best course of action? Quite often the best, fastest and most long-lasting treatment for misaligned teeth will come from a specialist that is known as an orthodontist.

24 May 2021

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