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