What Are Your Tooth Restoration Options?

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If you have ever bitten down too hard on food, eating utensils, or otherwise broken a tooth, you might feel a sense of panic. Sadly, many people suffer from cracked teeth. Cracking a tooth can be scary and painful. Fortunately, there are restorative dentists who can help get your tooth back to where it needs to be. Here are some things you need to know: How Do Teeth Break? Teeth can break in any number of ways.

17 December 2021

A Guide To Pediatric Dental Exams

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Dental health is the first line of defense for overall wellness. You need healthy teeth to chew with before you can digest a morsel of food. Caring for your child's dental health is a cornerstone for managing their health as a whole. Pediatric dental visits are worth their weight in gold when it comes to managing your child's oral health. Keep reading to learn more about pediatric dental exams so that you can take the first steps.

8 November 2021

Dental Implant Treatment: 3 Main Reasons Why You Should Get It

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Teeth loss is a common problem in the United States for both old and young people. Millions of Americans suffer tooth loss due to periodontal disease, tooth decay, or injury. A few years back, bridges and dentures were the only treatment options for tooth loss. However, you can have your missing teeth replaced today through dental implant treatment. What Is a Dental Implant? As you know, your teeth are firmly held in the gums by the roots.

18 August 2021

Benefits Of Professional Teeth Whitening

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Having a perfect and brighter smile builds people's confidence and self-esteem. However, if you have discolored or stained teeth, it can negatively impact your daily life, especially when communicating with others. Luckily, if you have such a problem, it is not too late to try professional teeth whitening treatment. The following are the benefits of going for a professional teeth whitening procedure. Excellent Results The best thing about having a professional dentist attending on your discolored teeth is that you are guaranteed to achieve remarkable results.

18 August 2021

Oral-Friendly Tips For The Summer

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Fun is one of the words associated with summer. Although the warmer months of the year mean a lot of family time, it also means that your regular dental routine will be thrown off track a bit. To ensure that tooth decay does not take over your mouth, here are a few oral-friendly tips to keep in mind throughout the summer. Eat the Right Type of Crunchy Foods Potato chips are very popular among kids and adults alike, and they are easy to snack on during the summertime.

8 July 2021

Is Your Child At Risk Of Developing Dental Fluorosis?

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Dental fluorosis is a condition that only occurs during childhood tooth formation. Children under two years of age are most at risk for developing the condition, although it can occur anytime during tooth development. Fluorosis can occur when people consume more than their recommended dose of fluorine. This is often thanks to the abundance of added fluoride in public water systems as well as toothpaste and fluoride supplements that are administered by a dentist.

26 May 2021

4 Reasons Why You Should Get Root Canals

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If you crack your tooth and you don't want to extract it, getting a root canal will save it. Previously, the only option was to extract cracked teeth. Today, root canal treatments are available, and they are painless. Root canals are effective when damaged nerves and vessels in your tooth can't be repaired. A dentist will assess the sick tooth and scoop out the damaged nerves and blood vessels. After cleaning, your dentist seals it and offers pain relief.

16 April 2021

What To Expect During Your Visit To The Dentist After It Has Been A While

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Have an upcoming visit to the dentist and it has been a while since you have gone?  You'll likely want to know what will happen during this appointment so that you have realistic expectations. X-Rays The dentist is going to want to take a look at what is happening inside your teeth to know if there are any problems that they need to be aware of. Having x-rays taken will be an essential part to start off your visit because of this.

26 February 2021

Insight Into Hypodontia

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The human body is expected to develop in a certain way, and the only indication of a potential problem might be when something fails to develop. Your 20 baby teeth grew without anything seeming to be out of the ordinary. These teeth loosened and fell out, and again, so far, so good. These 20 primary teeth are typically replaced with 32 permanent teeth.  But what about when someone's dental development is atypical in terms of the number of permanent teeth that have ultimately grown?

21 January 2021