3 Minor Cosmetic Dentistry Issues Best Solved With Porcelain Veneers

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Dental veneers made of porcelain have a natural look and easily bond to the front of your tooth without much filing involved. Cosmetic dentists can use veneers to treat significant cosmetic issues such as a chipped or cracked tooth. But dental veneers also work wonders in situations where the cosmetic issue is relatively minor but still worth correcting. Here are a few of the minor cosmetic dentistry issues best solved with porcelain dental veneers.

4 August 2016

Dental Downers: Three Tooth Destroying Acts You Need To Stop Doing Now

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Your teeth are the hardest part of your body. But they are also very vulnerable and susceptible to damage and diseases. Unfortunately, there are several things that people do on a daily basis that actually cause damage. This damage leads to weaker enamel, which can lead to gum disease. Below are the top three things you need to stop doing now in order to protect your mouth and make your teeth stronger to battle damage and disease.

20 July 2016

Making Sure Your Smile Shines Bright For Senior Pictures: Dental Treatments For You

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When you have finally reached the milestone of starting your senior year of high school, one of the things that will best commemorate it is your senior pictures. These senior pictures and portraits will be what your family and you use to remember your high school days in the future. As such, you want to look your absolute best when you go in for your photo session. And your smile is a big part of that.

30 June 2016

Simple Changes You Can Make That Help Prevent Tooth Decay

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When you eat, the bacteria in your mouth combine with the sugar that's in your food to create a tooth-attacking acid that can cause tooth decay over time. While brushing your teeth, flossing, and using mouthwash a few times per day helps prevent your teeth from decaying, it doesn't guarantee that you won't get a cavity. The good news is that you can decrease your chances of getting tooth decay by making a few small changes in your oral hygiene routine.

6 May 2016

3 Ways To Get Your Dental Care When You Can Barely Afford It

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If you are in need of dental care but think you cannot afford it, rest assured that there are some options available to you. Avoiding the dentist can result in a multitude of problems for your oral health, including painful cavities, broken teeth, and an overall lack of confidence due to a broken smile. Since dental insurance is not available to everyone, there are some low-cost or even free options you can utilize to care for your teeth.

6 May 2016

Important Facts You Should Know About Grafts As An Advanced Treatment For Gum Disease

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If you have severe gum disease, you probably know that just brushing your teeth more often or allowing the dentist to do a series of deep cleanings will not be enough to solve the problem. Instead, it is likely that you will need to consider surgical options for treating the problem, including bone or tissue grafts, as described below. Bone Grafts It is first important to consider that bone grafts are often needed to reinforce the strength of the jawbone for additional dental work to occur.

6 May 2016

Helping Your Teen Through The Awkward Years

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As they grow, teens go through awkward years that can be difficult for them to navigate alone. Help your teen with the following three common issues, and they may thank you when they're older. Helping With Their Physical Appearance Appearances are very important to most teenagers. Unfortunately, these are the years where they might need braces or have acne. These two things, separately or together can influence your teen's sense of self-esteem.

19 April 2016