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Why You Shouldn't Avoid The Wisdom Teeth Extraction Procedure

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There are a lot of people that dread going to the dentist so they try to avoid it as much as possible, even if it means that they would not be getting their wisdom teeth removed. The thing is though, you really don't want to do something like that. You want to make sure that you are going through with the removal of your wisdom teeth. To help you understand why this is such an important procedure to have done, you will want to read through the following:

24 June 2022

Want To Have A Perfect Smile? 3 Ways A Dentist Can Help You Get Your Dream Smile

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Everybody wants to have a beautiful smile since it is one of the few things you wear every day. Also, your smile can affect your self-confidence and people's perception of you. Luckily, dentists now have advanced treatments and technologies to help improve your smile. The ideal solution for you depends on what oral issues you are facing. So, your dentist will have to examine your mouth first before recommending the best solution to improve your smile.

10 May 2022

Benefits Of Clear Teeth Aligners

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Do you have teeth that look crooked or have an issue with gaps? If so, your dentist might have talked to you recently about getting braces or wires installed in order to fix your mouth and restore good long-term oral health. But today, there's another option you might want to talk to your dentist about before you commit to braces and that's clear teeth aligners. Here's how clear aligners can benefit you in a number of different ways.

7 April 2022

Falling Prey To Dental Distortions

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As with many things, dental issues are full of misconceptions and distortions. These facts gone wrong, if believed, can be more than just annoying and can harm a person's dental health. Read on and get straightened out about some common dental distortions. Pain is a sign you need to visit the dentist – This is one distortion that some people seem to believe but may not readily admit to. In this case, pain may be the least of your worries.

28 February 2022

Three Things To Avoid Once You Get A Dental Crown

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Dental crowns are used to cover the fillings of a tooth after a root canal procedure or to protect a cracked or chipped tooth from further damage. However, once you get a dental crown, there are several things you need to avoid for the crown to last and also avoid dental health issues. Chances are you have heard of dental crowns falling off. In most cases, dental crowns fall off due to poor maintenance by the patients.

19 January 2022

Seven Important Pieces Of Information Your New General Dentist Needs

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When you start going to a dentist, they are going to need some information in order to provide you with the best possible care. The following are seven important pieces of information your new general dentist needs.  Current medications you're taking One of the first things you will do when you come in for an appointment at the dentist's office is fill out some paperwork. In this paperwork, you'll be asked if you're currently taking any medications.

2 December 2021

What Can Pediatric Dentists Do For Their Patients?

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Going to the dentist's office should be a pleasant and productive experience for patients of all ages. Pediatric dentists can help kids get the oral care they need from the day their first tooth emerges until the day they become adults. Here are four things that pediatric dentists can do for their patients: 1. Put patients at ease. Many people feel some level of anxiety when it's time to visit the dentist, especially if they have restorative dental procedures scheduled.

22 October 2021

Comfort Measures After Tightening Appointments

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After your child gets braces, the kid's orthodontist will need to periodically tighten the brackets so that the teeth can gradually shift into their proper placement. These adjustments are typically recommended every month or so, however, every patient is different and because of this, the orthodontist will schedule adjustment appointments based on the patient's treatment progress. While getting the braces tightened is not especially painful, mild discomfort may be experienced for a couple of days after the appointment.

14 September 2021

Handling Dental Sensitivity

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Having sensitive teeth can make it difficult to enjoy your favorite foods and drinks. People with dental sensitivity commonly complain about their discomfort when their mouth encounters a hot or cold item. Here is a bit of information about dental sensitivity and how to treat it. Why Do the Teeth Feel Sensitive? Your teeth are made up of multiple layers. The outside layer, which gives the tooth its white appearance, is the enamel.

3 August 2021

4 Reasons To Get Dental Crowns

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Your dentist may recommend a dental crown for a variety of reasons. First of all, they extend the lifespan of your tooth by giving it a fresh lease of life. Even though many people fear dental procedures, dental crowns are painless and help boost your overall appearance. They can also imitate the appearance of your original tooth, and therefore no one will notice the difference. If your doctor mentions dental crowns, it's all for good reasons.

23 June 2021