What You Should Know About Dental Bridges

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A dental bridge is a prosthetic device that is used to replace one or more missing teeth by bridging the gap between remaining natural teeth or dental implants. It consists of artificial teeth called pontics, which are anchored in place by dental crowns that are placed on adjacent healthy teeth or dental implants. To learn more about dental bridges, read below to find out their advantages and disadvantages. Advantages Aesthetics: Dental bridges can restore the appearance of a complete smile by filling in the gaps left by missing teeth.

25 May 2023

Ways Your General Dentist Treats Tooth Infections

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Tooth infections can cause throbbing pain, inflammation, bleeding of the surrounding gum tissue, bad-tasting drainage, and jaw pain. In some cases, tooth infections may not produce any pain. This may be caused by a severe infection called an abscess that can destroy the nerve inside the pulp of your tooth. Tooth infections need to be evaluated and treated as soon as possible or you may risk losing the tooth or having the infection spread to other parts of your body.

25 April 2023

Things That Can Make Your Trip To The Dentist Easier

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Many people worry about a visit to the dentist, but the dentist's office does not need to create anxiety. If you are nervous about going in for dental work, there are some things that can help make the experience much easier and less stressful for you.  Regular Appointments One of the biggest reasons people are nervous about visiting the dentist comes from skipping regular visits for routine care and dental maintenance.

16 March 2023

How To Extend The Life Of Your Dental Cleaning

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Everyone should have regular dental cleanings to keep their teeth clean, healthy, and free of decay and gum disease. When you get your teeth cleaned by a dental hygienist, there are fewer things that feel as great afterward. Your teeth will feel sparkling clean, and your gums will feel rejuvenated. You may want to know if there are ways to help extend the feeling of a cleaning. Here are some things you can do to help keep your teeth feeling great for as long as possible after a cleaning:

2 February 2023

Why Is Your Smile Gummy?

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For some people, the shape and size of their gums inhibit their smile. You can have perfectly straight teeth but feel self-conscious about your smile when your gums protrude. This can make your smile seem too "gummy." If this is something that bothers you, it is important that you understand why this happens so you know if there is anything you can have done to fix the issue. Here are some reasons why your gums may be more prolific.

29 December 2022

4 Reasons You Should Not Delay Dental Implant Surgery After Tooth Loss

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You can lose teeth due to accidents, gum diseases, and extreme decay. Some patients aren't bothered by missing teeth, especially if the gap is hidden. Unfortunately, failure to replace your teeth could put your oral health at serious risk. This piece will highlight reasons you shouldn't wait too long to get implants after losing your teeth. 1. Self Esteem Issues Your teeth are probably the first thing people notice when you smile.

22 November 2022

The Top Questions To Ask Family Dentists During Check-Ups

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What are the top questions to ask family dentists? Your regular check-up provides you with the perfect opportunity to talk to the dental pro. But you won't have an endless amount of time for a lengthy Q and A session. If you're not sure what to prioritize during your dental discussion, take a look at the need-to-know questions that can help to improve your mouth's health. Which Toothpaste Is the Right Product?

21 October 2022

Veneers Vs. Porcelain Dental Crowns

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Everyone wants a beautiful smile, and thanks to cosmetic dentistry, there are more and more ways than ever to get the perfect smile. Veneers and porcelain dental crowns are similar procedures that can help many issues. If you would like to know more about each procedure, keep reading. What Are Veneers vs. Dental Crowns Veneers are thin porcelain shells that the dentist bonds to the front of your front teeth.

15 September 2022

Are Dentures Good For You?

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People with missing teeth often have confidence issues. Besides, it's hard to chew when you have missing teeth. Luckily, these undesirable changes can be solved using dentures. But are dentures good for you? If yes, why should you consider paying for denture services? Comfort With the current technology and inventions in the dentistry world, people no longer complain about dentures being uncomfortable. Modern dentures are comfortable and won't hurt your gums.

5 July 2022

Warning Signs You Need A Root Canal

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A root canal can invoke fear, but do you know that the procedure can save you a lot of trouble? Well, most dental problems people experience can be treated using root canal procedures. But how do you know that a root canal is imminent? Well, check for these warning signs. Extreme Tooth Decay Dentists can reverse tooth cavities quickly as long as they identify them early. Unfortunately, some people ignore their cavities until they develop into deep tooth decay.

5 July 2022