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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Why Do We Lose Our Baby Teeth?

Losing our baby teeth is an important milestone in any child’s development. Teeth are an integral part of our development whether we realize it or not. Our teeth are needed not only for chewing but also for speaking. They are also necessary for the growth and development of our face and jaws. They are also…

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Orthodontics Vs Porcelain Veneers

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A well trained cosmetic dentist has a list of procedures to use to give you the smile you have always dreamed of. Many do not think of orthodontics as a cosmetic dentistry procedure. It is more than that, as it can not only change your smile but the function of your teeth as well as…

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What Is Comprehensive Dental Care?

Comprehensive dental care is when a dentist provides a full range of dental health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, and rehabilitation of a patients smile. This will include thinking about not only a person’s smile as a singular item. It will include a person’s functional health as well as facial esthetics. “We believe in a…

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How To Stop Thumb Sucking

Thumb sucking can be an all too common habit for many children. It is also an instinctual, natural reflex for many children as a way to soothe themselves. However, over time thumb sucking can be detrimental to a child’s dental and physical development. While it is perfectly natural and healthy when a child is in…

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What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?

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Cosmetic dentistry deals with much more than just an esthetic result. A well trained cosmetic dentist will be just as concerned with function as well as cosmetics. Without proper function, any cosmetic dentistry will ultimately fail over the long term. Below will be some of the most common cosmetic dentistry procedures your dentist can perform…

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What Is A Dental Overbite?

A dental overbite is when your upper front teeth overlap with your lower front teeth. Most patients have at least a small dental overbite. Orthodontic braces can fix many issues including a dental overbite. An overbite can have a negative impact on our cosmetic smile. Causes Of A Dental Overbite? The term occlusion is a dental term that…

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Do I Need Orthodontic Braces?

Orthodontic braces has always been a very popular dental service especially for children. The use of orthodontic braces can straighten our teeth, fix issues with the way our teeth fit together, and cosmetically enhance our smiles. Orthodontic braces are not just used for cosmetic reasons. Having straight teeth will improve dental hygiene and decrease chance…

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Invisalign Vs Braces

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Modern orthodontics have created a decision for many patients…..Invisalign vs braces! With advances in orthodontic materials and techniques we have moved forward to a more cosmetically pleasing way of creating a straighter smile. The decision of invisalign vs braces will be between you and your dentist or orthodontist. An informed, educated patient is the best…

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Orthodontics For Adults

Orthodontics for adults is a relatively new phenomenon. The old way of thinking that orthodontic braces were just for children has been tossed out the window. Orthodontics for adults is a booming segment of dentistry. With new advancements in dental materials and techniques orthodontics for adults has become easier than ever. Is Orthodontics For Adults…

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