102017Dec
Why It’s Important to Replace Missing Teeth ASAP

Why It’s Important to Replace Missing Teeth ASAP

If you’ve lost a tooth or two and find yourself putting off a trip to the dentist, you may think that you have valid reasons for procrastinating. Maybe you’re having trouble fitting a dental appointment into your busy schedule. Or perhaps you’re just convinced that there’s no reason to rush anything. After all, how bad…

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12017Dec
A Brief Guide to Dental Implants

A Brief Guide to Dental Implants

When dental patients lose a tooth, it’s important to get it replaced as quickly as possible. Fortunately, today’s dental technology provides an array of dental solutions ranging from dentures and bridges to dental implants. If your dentist has suggested that implants might be the best option for your tooth replacement needs, it’s vital to understand…

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282017Nov
Dentures and Stuck Food: What You Need to Know

Dentures and Stuck Food: What You Need to Know

Dentures have long been a common solution for dental patients who need an efficient and cost-effective replacement for lost teeth. Properly-fitted dentures can restore functionality and smile aesthetics for patients who might otherwise have to endure a life with few or no teeth. Despite the obvious benefits that these dental solutions can provide, they sometimes…

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212017Nov
Dairy Products and Oral Health

Dairy Products and Oral Health

For many people, cheese is something of a guilty pleasure. In fact, mankind has enjoyed a special relationship with cheese for thousands of years. Unfortunately for some of us, recent decades have been plagued with warnings from experts about the impact that eating too much cheese can have on our bodies. Dieters are often told…

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162017Nov
What’s in Your Home Emergency Dental Kit?

What’s in Your Home Emergency Dental Kit?

There are a few certainties in life, and three stand out more than most: death, taxes, and accidents.  The reality is that any of us can experience an accident at any time, and many of these incidents result in some type of injury. Most people understand this, and keep first-aid kits on hand to deal…

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312017Oct
Could a Dental Bridge Be the Best Solution for Your Single-Tooth Replacement Needs?

Could a Dental Bridge Be the Best Solution for Your Single-Tooth Replacement Needs?

Lost teeth are always a major concern. Even a single missing tooth can pose long-term dental hazards, as adjacent teeth may shift and eventually result in more lost teeth. To prevent those dangers, it’s important to replace missing teeth whenever possible. Fortunately, your dentist has several treatment options that can address the issue and restore…

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272017Oct
Porcelain Veneers: Dispelling the Myths

Porcelain Veneers: Dispelling the Myths

Since their inception, porcelain veneers have become one of the most popular ways for people to enhance their smile. These dental wonders have provided patients with minor smile imperfections to finally get the perfect smile of their dreams. Unfortunately, myths and misconceptions have arisen that could cause some patients to question whether veneers truly live…

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202017Oct
What’s That Toothache Trying to Tell You?

What’s That Toothache Trying to Tell You?

Like most people, you’ve probably experienced a toothache or two at some point in your life. It may have been just a temporary sensation, and gone away on its own in a day or two. Or perhaps you’ve suffered a more prolonged aching for weeks or even months. Regardless of the duration or intensity of…

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102017Oct
The Smile Makeover: How Smiling Affects Your Health

The Smile Makeover: How Smiling Affects Your Health

Chances are that you’re familiar with that old expression, “laughter is the best medicine.” Most of us have heard it at one time or another, and few people would disagree with the basic premise: laughing does seem to be good for you. But what about smiling? You might take your smile for granted, but have…

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22017Oct
Are You Ready for a CEREC Crown?

Are You Ready for a CEREC Crown?

When a tooth is damaged by dental injury or decay, the impact can be severe. Both function and appearance can be negatively affected, which is why dental experts typically recommend some sort of restorative procedure to correct the problem. Crowns have long been used to restore damaged teeth, but many patients have been frustrated by…

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272017Sep
When Removable Dentures are Your Best Tooth Replacement Option

When Removable Dentures are Your Best Tooth Replacement Option

There are few things more stressful than losing your teeth. If you’re suffering from tooth loss, then you’re already familiar with the many worries that can plague you: self-consciousness about your appearance, the costs associated with replacing them, and concerns about how it might impact your other teeth. Those worries are valid, and should serve…

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192017Sep
Are You a Candidate for a Cosmetic Smile Makeover?

Are You a Candidate for a Cosmetic Smile Makeover?

Are you troubled by what you see when you smile at yourself in the mirror? Does your smile make you self-conscious, due to problems with your teeth or gums? Have you been in an accident that damaged your teeth, or simply neglected them for too long? If so, those aesthetic problems could be extremely damaging…

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