What You Should Know About Adult Orthodontics

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If you are an adult and are dissatisfied with your teeth, you are not alone. Millions of people around the world have crowding, crooked teeth, overlapping teeth, and more that make them unhappy with their smiles. However, you do not necessarily have to stay that way. Orthodontics and adult braces are options. Before you make any decisions about your smile, learn some of the facts you should know about adult orthodontics.

31 December 2019

Here's Why You Should Never Wait To Get Help After A Tooth Is Knocked Out

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Having a tooth knocked out can be a harrowing experience, but some people are inclined to overlook it and try to cope with the aftermath. Whether you're trying to save face or save money, this is the wrong decision to make. If you've had a tooth knocked out or know someone who has who isn't seeking help, it's time to change that right away. Here's why: Open Wound When a tooth is knocked out, it's not as though a piece of bone is simply popping out and that's the end of it.

5 December 2019

Two Things to Know About Wisdom Tooth Extraction Surgery

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Do you have wisdom teeth growing in that likely need to be removed? Here are a couple of things to know about wisdom teeth and the removal procedure. Why Your Wisdom Teeth Need to Go Believe it or not, but wisdom teeth do not always need to be removed. Your dentist will only recommend it in a few situations. The most obvious reason is if the wisdom tooth is causing you pain, either due to how it is growing in or not having enough room in your jawbone for it to fit properly.

7 November 2019

How A Cosmetic Dentist Can Improve The Look Of Your Canine Teeth

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Are you dissatisfied with the way that your canine teeth look? If so, you're not alone. Canine teeth stand out in comparison to all the others, and some people aren't happy with the way that theirs look. If you feel this way, a cosmetic dentist can be of assistance. Here's how. Big or Small, The Solution's the Same Keep in mind that going into this, it doesn't matter whether your canines are too big, too small, or too sharp or blunt for your liking.

4 October 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