Top Reasons To Save Your Natural Teeth

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Our natural teeth are one of the most important investments we can make in our lives. According to recent studies, about 24% of a group aged 22-36 said when polled that their natural teeth were the number one (1) thing they would like to preserve about their bodies as they get older. The right dental…

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How To Choose The Best Cosmetic Dentist

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A well qualified, experienced cosmetic dentist is focused on helping patients fix and correct dental problems like chips, cracks in teeth, gaps between teeth, missing, misaligned, or even discolored teeth. Unlike routine general dentistry treatments, cosmetic dentistry is recognized as a sub specialty in dentistry. Cosmetic dentistry is a combination of science and art. General…

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Control Your Dental Anxiety

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Dental anxiety affects a very large portion of our population. While most people have some level of anxiety when going to the dentist, some people take it a step farther and are so fearful that they can not even get themselves through the dentist’s front door. Recent statistics show that approximately 15-20% of all Americans…

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Dental Implants Q and A

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Dental implants have become a mainstay in modern dental care. They give the dentist the ability to restore and enhance smiles in a very esthetic and functional way. They have also been proven to be over 98% successful along with a very good longevity with proper care. A well informed patient is the best type…

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Pros And Cons Of Dental Implants

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Dental implants technology has given your dentist an almost perfect tool to replace a single missing tooth or multiple missing teeth. Dental implants can help restore a worn down smile in just a few visits. Tooth loss has far reaching affects on our lives. We can encounter trouble speaking, biting, chewing and even feel self…

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Can Porcelain Veneers Help With Sensitive Teeth?

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Porcelain Veneers have been used in cosmetic dentistry for decades. They are sometimes referred to as instant orthodontics. This is because they can change the alignment and shape of our teeth in just a few short dental visits. Porcelain veneers are very popular and can make life altering changes to your smile. Can porcelain veneers…

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Men and Their Dental Health

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Men, in general, tend to be less attentive to their overall personal hygiene in comparison to women. This can be especially true for men’s dental hygiene as well according to recent studies. Recent surveys from the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association, show men are less likely than women to visit the…

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Link Between Dental Hygiene and Oral Cancer?

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Oral cancer is cancer of the mouth and throat (larynx). Cancer is defined as the disease caused by an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells in a part of the body. This abnormal collection of mutated cells can form a tumor. Oral cancer originates in the mouth and throat, but has the ability to spread to other parts…

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Can A Gummy Smile Be Fixed?

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Gummy smile is a smile that shows an excessive amount of gum tissues under the upper lip. The goal is to create a more toothy smile. There several treatment options for those with a gummy smile. Some surgical and some non surgical. The presence of a gummy smile should not be considered an abnormal condition or even unhealthy.…

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