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

Why Does It Matter If Baby Teeth Get Cavities?

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If your 4-year-old has a cavity, is it really that big of a deal? After all, they only have baby teeth, and baby teeth fall out! The problem will solve itself, right? Wrong. Baby teeth still need to be healthy, and you should make sure that your child doesn't miss their regular checkups with their pediatric dental specialist. Here is why you will want to make sure your child's baby teeth stay cavity-free: 

27 May 2022

4 Things That Happen After Dental Implant Surgery

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The process of recovering from getting dental implants is equally as important as the procedure itself. Your home care plays a vital role in how the surgical site heals and if the implant will integrate successfully with your jawbone. Here are a few things to know about what happens after the surgery. What Happens With The Sutures It's important to know what kind of sutures are used in your gums for the dental implant procedure.

18 April 2022

Three Necessities To Save A Knocked-Out Tooth

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Many people will experience having a tooth knocked out at some point in their lives. This can be a painful and traumatic experience to endure, but the good news is that if you know what to do, it's usually possible to save the tooth and put it back where it belongs. By doing so, you can avoid needing additional procedures to have an artificial tooth put in. If you're not sure how to preserve a knocked-out tooth and need to know what to do in a hurry, read this guide.

14 March 2022

Answers To Questions That Patients Repeatedly Ask Regarding Sedation Dentistry

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Dental anxiety affects children and adults alike. Usually, this fear of dental visits stems from the thought of being in pain once in the dental chair. Additionally, the thought of dental instruments such as dental drills, dental syringes, excavating spoons, and more will compound this anxiety. If you do not overcome this dental anxiety, you probably tend to avoid visiting a dentist altogether, which will progressively harm your oral health since you are not seeking preventive maintenance from a professional.

26 January 2022