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  • Dental Bonding Vs. Veneers: Which One Is Right For You?


    If you have any tooth aberrations, like chips, discoloration, or gaps, you may be looking into cosmetic dentistry procedures. Two popular options for fixing imperfections are veneers and dental bonding. But each procedure has its pros and cons, so of course, it's a good idea to compare them both and pick the one that's best suited for your situation: What is Dental Bonding? A dental bond (also known as composite bonding) is just what it sounds like: a resin is bonded to your tooth.
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  • Why The Dentist May Make You Wait Before Dealing With Your Dental Emergency


    Sometimes the pain from a toothache becomes so unbearable there's no question in your mind it's a dental emergency. Maybe it's some other dental issue plaguing you. However, the dentist's office still schedules you for weeks out, rather than immediately. Is the dentist being unnecessarily cruel? Or, is there some other reason he or she cannot help you immediately? It's Probably Not an Emergency Many dental problems aren't actually emergencies. They can seem that way, but often, what you think of as an emergency is a common problem.
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  • Questions About Fixed Bridge Dental Implants


    A dental bridge can be supported by natural teeth or by dental implants. The bridge is designed to replace lost teeth by filling the gap left by the missing structures. However, in order for the bridge to function naturally, without moving about, the bridge must be fixed in the mouth for stabilization. As a result, dental bridges usually include dental crowns on each end of the device. The bridge crowns fit over natural teeth or dental implants to secure the bridge into position.
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  • Why You Should Have Your Teeth Whitened At The Dentist


    Your dentist can do everything from cleaning your teeth to performing an emergency root canal, as well as several things in-between. One important thing that they can do for you is whitening your teeth. This is something that most dentists do regularly, and they often do an incredible job. This article will discuss why you should have your teeth whitened at the dentist. The Process Is Quick When you purchase a teeth whitening kit at your local drugstore, it is likely going to take at least one week to begin to see the results of the whitening agent.
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  • Understanding Dental Power Scalers


    One of the most important tasks accomplished during a routine dental cleaning is the removal of plaque and tartar from the enamel of the teeth. This task has traditionally been accomplished using what are known as hand-held scalers. Fortunately, this tedious and often uncomfortable process can now be accomplished much more easily using a so-called power scaler. If you would like to improve your understanding of this useful tool, read on.
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  • 2 Options That Can Help You Handle Your Dental Expenses


    Going to the dentist can be a very difficult experience for many individuals that may have a tight budget or lack any kind of dental insurance, mostly because they will be stressing out about how they can actually pay for those dental procedures and operations. Thankfully, there are a lot of options out there that can help you handle your dental expenses, such as the two listed below. Dental Financing
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  • What Is Cosmetic Bonding and How Can It Help Your Smile?


    A very common complaint about dental treatment is the vast number of visits that are required in order to maintain a smile. Dentists recognise that process improvements are required in order to give lasting results that minimise the number of times a patient has to visit the office. One such way of achieving this result is through cosmetic bonding. What is Cosmetic Bonding? Cosmetic bonding is a process whereby a flexible adhesive is applied directly onto a broken tooth.
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  • 4 Natural Ways To Treat A Toothache


    If you are experiencing a toothache and are not able to get to your dentist right away for treatment, here are four natural remedies that you can use to try to treat your toothache and the pain associated with it.  Salt Water One of the classic ways to treat a toothache is with salt water. You are going to want to fill up a glass with warm water; you don't want it to be too hot to drink.
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  • Your Child's First Trip to the Dentist


    Taking your child to the dentist for the first time can be a complex experience. When introducing your child to visiting the dentist, it is best to choose a dentist that specializes in infant and child dental care. It is recommended that you take your child to their first dental appointment just after their first birthday. Here are some things you can do to prepare your child to see the dentist for the first time.
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  • The Myriad Benefits Of Anti-Aging Dental Procedures


    The natural aging process leads to several physical changes that combine to make you look older. While there are a number of invasive procedures that can help restore your youthful appearance, plastic surgery is not the only way to help turn back the clock. This type of dental work – often called anti-aging dentistry – helps improve your appearance and health in many important ways.   Every patient has their own unique goals, but most anti-aging dental work involves grinding the teeth down until they are the proper shape and size, and then covering the teeth with new, pearly white veneers.
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