2019

Here's Why Most Tooth Replacements Never Feel Fully Real

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Getting tooth replacements should be as close as possible to having the real thing back again. Unfortunately, this is often not the case with a number of tooth replacements, including dentures and bridges. Here's why you can't expect these types of false teeth to feel the same as real teeth, and what single method really does feel the same. Sit On Top Dental implants and bridges share one very important thing in common: they sit on top of your gums.

8 August 2019

Don't Like Your Smile? 3 Ways A Cosmetic Dentist Can Help You

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If you do not like your smile, there are many things you can do to make you feel better. One of these things is to see a cosmetic dentist. This type of dentist can help you have a much better smile. Below are three ways they can do this. Whiten Your Teeth If your teeth are stained, this can make you not want to smile. Fortunately, there are many ways a cosmetic dentist can whiten your teeth.

8 August 2019

Play A Wind Instrument Professionally & Need Cosmetic Dentistry? What To Know About Dental Implants!

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If you play a wind instrument professionally and need your teeth replaced, there are a few important things to consider when it comes to cosmetic dentistry. The structure of your teeth and the position of your bite determines the ranges and articulation you can produce with your instrument. Changes in your teeth and jaw bones can prevent you from being able to produce the same quality of music you've been producing since you first started playing your wind instrument.

13 July 2019

Finding A Children's Dentist And Giving Your Child The Best Dental Care

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There are a number of life circumstances that you need to prepare your children for, some more difficult than others. But when it comes to their health, you need to make sure you are handling every precaution. More specifically, be sure that you find them a dental professional that can give them access to any sort of care that they could ask for. When you find a dentist that specializes in helping kids with their oral health, your child will be better able to transition through the baby teeth stages into getting their adult teeth, all while avoiding cavities.

18 June 2019

Oral Surgery: 3 Potential Complications And How They're Treated

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If you have a dental treatment procedure schedule in the near future, you need to be educated on what you should expect from the recovery period. Though it is true that complications are not common, there is always that chance that one can occur. Therefore, you need to be able to recognize symptoms of common complications so that you can get the medical treatment that you require to avoid further problems.

18 May 2019

Reasons That You May Need Braces Again As An Adult

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If you're an adult who had braces as a teenager — perhaps several decades ago — it may be possible that you're interested in getting braces again. While most people who get braces do so only once, there are some individuals for whom getting braces a second time can be a reality. If you think that braces may be appropriate to help your smile, speak to your orthodontist — making sure to let him or her know that you had braces in the past.

19 April 2019

Is Your Child Worried About Their Braces Being Noticeable?

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While braces can do an amazing job at fixing the most challenging teeth, the appearance while wearing them is incredibly noticeable. The look of braces may be enough of a problem that your child is fighting you on having them put on. Be aware of the following ways that braces can be less noticeable. Use Plastic Aligning Trays The method that is the least noticeable is using plastic aligning trays. The orthodontist will create a series of trays made out of clear plastic that need to be swapped out every two weeks.

19 March 2019

Have A Problem With Tartar? Know What You Can Do About It

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Many people suffer from a problem with tartar on their teeth. This substance builds up very fast, and eventually causes the teeth to become discolored by turning yellow. You can prevent this from happening by fighting tartar in several ways. Brush Your Teeth Properly You may be brushing your teeth, but are you doing it correctly? This means brushing twice every day for two minutes, covering each part of your mouth equally.

19 February 2019

Concerned About Your Nighttime Dry Mouth Affecting Your Dental Health? Here Are Some Things To Try

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When you visit your family dentist for a general checkup and cleaning, he or she may make a comment about the dryness of your mouth. While most peoples' mouths are damp environments, some people routinely suffer from dry mouths. This issue can occur for several reasons, including dehydration and the use of certain medications, and it may also be an issue if you're an open-mouth sleeper. As far as your dental health goes, a dry mouth can be detrimental because it can potentially elevate your risk of cavities and gum disease.

22 January 2019