How Can You Replace One Lost Tooth?

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At some point, you may lose a single tooth. Whether the tooth is knocked out during an accident or must be pulled due to too much decay, once the tooth is gone, you need to consider replacement. You can leave the space from the missing tooth empty, but you are taking several risks with your oral health. If you lost a tooth, you may consider dental implant to replace it. The following are some things you should know if you are considering a single dental implant.

28 September 2021

3 Benefits Of Teeth Whitening Kits

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Teeth whitening is an increasingly popular cosmetic procedure for a variety of reasons. Some people who undergo whitening may be former smokers whose teeth feature heavy stains because of it. Others may simply want to reverse the effects of insufficient brushing and flossing. Whatever their motivation, many dental patients now have easy access to teeth whitening kits through their dentist. Take a look below for just three of the biggest benefits of using one.

20 August 2021

Aligners For Kids

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If your child's teeth are misaligned, you may be considering various orthodontic options. Many kids who have heard of clear plastic aligners are interested in using them in lieu of traditional braces.  Clear aligners are made of transparent plastic, so they are not easily noticed in the mouth. In contrast, the metal brackets and wires of traditional braces tend to stand out against the white backdrop of the teeth. Thus, some kids feel self-conscious about wearing braces.

13 July 2021

What Should You Know About Your Upcoming Dental Implant Surgery?

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The loss of a tooth can be a traumatic and embarrassing experience. Fortunately, modern dentistry has many solutions for people who are missing teeth. Dental implants are the most permanent option available, offering a surgical tooth replacement solution. Dental implant surgery is a major dental procedure, but it can be performed quickly. Knowing these four things can benefit patients who are planning to undergo dental implant surgery: 1. Your dentist will use the fewest number of dental implants possible

2 June 2021

Getting Ready For Dental Implant Surgery

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Dental implants require a surgical procedure, and while this procedure isn't as invasive as many other forms of surgery, it's very important that you make the necessary preparations. These preparations must be made prior to your operation, and this is for your comfort and safety and to ensure the ultimate success of your dental implant surgery. What should you be considering? Smoking If you're a smoker, you must prepare for the fact that cigarettes (and anything else you might smoke) must be avoided for as long as possible after your dental implant surgery.

21 April 2021

Your Guide To Choosing A Suitable Dental Implant Services Provider

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If you have lost teeth after an accident or due to tooth decay, you can opt to seek dental implant services to restore your smile and enhance self-worth. But before you can go for the procedure, you'll need to pick a dental expert who will perform the procedure. You want to make sure they are competent enough to handle the work. How do you choose now that the market is flooded with many experts who can install implants?

5 March 2021

How To Exercise After Dental Implant Surgery

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If you are a keen exerciser, then you probably want to continue exercising even after dental implant surgery. But dental surgery, whether for an extraction or an implant, needs time to heal properly. During this time, strenuous exercise, such as lifting heavy weights or sprinting might do more damage than good. If you wish to continue exercising after dental implant surgery, then keep the following information in mind as you do so.

22 January 2021

Your Dental Office Is More Than Just A Dentist Filling Teeth

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Your dentist's office is made up of a group of professionals working together to ensure patients get the best care possible. From scheduling appointments, helping with financial aspects, and actually working on teeth and assisting the dentist, each person has their own job to do for you. The Dentist The dentist helps patients in several ways. They have a large role to play in assisting patients to maintain overall oral health.

9 December 2020

Managing Periodontal Disease In Menopausal Women

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Periodontal disease is caused by infections and local inflammation of the gum tissue and the underlying bones that support your teeth. Early periodontal disease can cause swollen gums that bleed easily, while advanced periodontal disease may heighten the risk for bone destruction and subsequent tooth loss. Changes in the oral cavity as a result of declining estrogen levels during menopause can predispose women to periodontal disease. Here are some ways your family dentist might manage your periodontal disease if you are in menopause.

27 October 2020

Wisdom Teeth: Taking Wise Action To Address Problems

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So-called wisdom teeth often emerge during the late teens and early twenties. In many cases, that is when young people become adults. Wisdom teeth can emerge at other times, however, and they might appear early or even in your thirties. Also known as third molars, these teeth may create so many problems that they have to be removed. Read on to find out more about wisdom tooth problems and how to deal with them.

27 January 2020