Between Braces And Invisalign? What To Know About These Two Treatments

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Are you considering braces to make adjustments to how your teeth are aligned? Still on the fence between whether you should get traditional braces or Invisalign? If so, it will help to know the following things about them, so you can make a more informed decision. Braces  One thing you'll notice about traditional braces is that they are cheaper than getting an Invisalign treatment performed. Traditional braces have been around a long time, and every orthodontist is capable of handling your braces treatment to correct your teeth.

7 June 2021

When You Only Have A Few Troublesome Teeth That Need Alignment

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Many people associate orthodontic treatment with having a full set of dental braces, but it should also be remembered that an orthodontist can assist with a wide variety of minor issues. Sometimes it might be that you want a small adjustment to the way your teeth look when you smile — so minor in fact, that the only teeth you may feel need modification are your four upper incisors, as these are the teeth that are most prominent when you smile.

11 March 2021

When There Isn't Enough Space In Your Mouth For Dental Braces

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There are certain conditions that must be met before orthodontic treatment can begin. In the case of severely overcrowded teeth that are to be corrected with dental braces, it can be that more space must be created before your orthodontics will have a chance of success. But how exactly is this space created? Individual Teeth In cases where overcrowding is problematic but doesn't require anything too invasive, individual teeth can be reduced in size to create space for the repositioning of your overall bite.

11 March 2021

Concerned About Dental Caries? 3 Things To Discuss With Your Family Dentist

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Whether referred to as dental caries, cavities, or tooth decay, damage to the enamel surfaces of your family's teeth is a dental health concern for every parent. In addition to the discomfort and cost required to help correct the damage, tooth decay has also been found to be a factor in the development of serious health issues, including heart disease.  Since it is preferable to prevent tooth decay, when possible, here are some dental health topics parents may want to discuss with their family dentist.

29 January 2021

5 Ways To Ensure Your Smile Is Bright

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Your smile is your calling card. When you smile, you are not just showing off your personality; you are showing off your teeth as well. If you want to show off shiny white teeth, you can take steps that will increase the whiteness of your teeth. Way #1: Brush Three Times A Day If you want to have shiny white teeth, you need to make sure you are brushing every day.

15 December 2020

Want Whiter Teeth? Weighing The Pros And Cons Of Laser Whitening And Trays

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If you want to whiten your teeth, professional whitening is the way to go since it's safer and you'll see results quicker than at-home options. There are a few ways your cosmetic dentist can help you whiten your teeth. One option is laser whitening; another option is customized bleaching trays. Read on to see the pros and cons of both options so you can pick the procedure that best suits your needs.

30 October 2020

What You Need to Know About Full Mouth Implants

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Full mouth implants are an option for people who have had all of their upper or lower teeth removed. Full mouth extraction is sometimes the best solution when a person's teeth are severely decayed. Full mouth implants are a big commitment. Before you undergo this procedure, you'll want to have all the facts. Here are four things you should know about full mouth dental implants. Full mouth prosthetics can be attached using as few as four implants

14 May 2020