Signs You Need An Emergency Dentist

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  Dental emergencies are never convenient and can lead to pain, swelling, discomfort, or even more significant issues. However, you may wonder what a dental emergency is and the signs to look for before calling an emergency dentist in Las Vegas, NV. Understanding the difference between a dental issue that you can wait until your…

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Causes And Treatment Of Enamel Erosion

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  Tooth enamel erosion occurs when the thin outer layer of teeth, known as enamel, begins to wear and break down. Despite being the hardest tissue in the human body, enamel can be damaged over time, leaving the underlying dentin layer vulnerable. With its vital role in protecting teeth from daily wear and tear, preserving…

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Frequently Asked Questions – Dental Care

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What Are Common Dental Problems? Some of the most common dental issues that we see most often are: Toothache (which may be due to a more serious underlying factor) Tooth decay Cracked or chipped teeth (from both trauma and tooth decay) Periodontal Disease Root Canal Problems If I Neglect My Dental Health What Can Happen?…

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Why Does My Tooth Hurt At Night?

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  Many patients wonder why their tooth pain flares up in the evening. The horizontal position of sleep often amplifies dental pain; when a person lies down to sleep, increased blood flow to the head amplifies the pain or discomfort intensity. If a person has a toothache only at night or a toothache that worsens…

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When To Seek Emergency Dental Care

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One of your worst fears is realized: A toothache begins to develop throughout an evening. Panic mode ensues. What are you going to do? Who are you going to call? Do not panic. Below are some answers for you regarding some typical dental emergencies and receiving emergency dental care. There are different types of dental…

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When Do You Need An Emergency Dentist?

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From the sudden development of a toothache to a broken, dental emergencies can happen at any time and are never convenient. If you are experiencing pain and unsure what to do, this guide will help you determine whether your situation is a true dental emergency and if you need to see an emergency dentist. What…

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What Is The Main Cause Of Cold Sores?

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Cold sores (fever blisters) – are a group of fluid-filled blisters that typically appear at the lip edge and in and around the mouth. A viral infection causes a Cold sore. Cold sores can be uncomfortable and esthetically unattractive. They usually heal in 7-14 days. Cold sores are typically caused by a herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1).…

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What Causes Canker Sores?

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Canker sores are very unpredictable and quite uncomfortable for many who suffer from them. Canker sores (apthous ulcers) are white sores, not blisters, that typically occur inside the cheeks, lips, and possibly on the gum tissues. Most canker sores range in size from smallish dots to large coin-sized ulcerations. They can be pretty painful, make speaking, eating, or…

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Guide To Wisdom Teeth Removal

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What To Expect Following Wisdom Teeth Removal Wisdom teeth (third molars) generally erupt into the mouth between the ages of 16 and 25. These molars come in just behind our 2nd molars. Most people develop four wisdom teeth. At the same time, others may develop less or even sometimes more than 4. Wisdom teeth typically become an issue because of…

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What To Do After Root Canal Therapy

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Root canal therapy gives your dentist a tool to save your damaged or infected tooth or teeth. Root canal treatment involves removing the pulp tissues of the affected tooth. The dental pulp is in the center of our teeth below the enamel and dentin layers. Dental pulp consists of blood vessels, nerve tissue, and connective…

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