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Why We Need Fluoride Treatments

Why do we need professional fluoride treatments when we have fluoride toothpaste and fluoride mouthwash at home? Professional fluoride treatments are recommended in order to prevent tooth decay and make teeth more resilient to plaque, sugar and other bacteria in your mouth. Fluoride is a mineral that helps restore and build a tooth enamel layer. Fluoride is not only in your tooth paste or mouthwash, it’s also found in a variety of different foods and in water, which contributes to the restoration of tooth enamel. Fluoride is also used in order to reverse decay. Fluoride treatments are important because it [...]

2014-07-26T17:23:06+00:00July 26th, 2014|Blog, dental tips, Dental Treatments|

Effectively Preventing Gum Disease

One of the most unpleasant dental experiences is having gum disease. Gum disease is a bacterial growth in your mouth that damages your teeth and gums surrounding your teeth.  This form of disease can be rather painless, but the signs and symptoms of gum disease are quite obvious including: red swollen gums, receding gum line, loose teeth, and bleeding gums. Gum disease is primarily caused by plaque, but there are other factors that assist in the development of gum disease. For example, hormonal changes, illness (cancer or HIV), medications, smoking and poor hygiene habits. The best methods of preventing gum [...]

2014-07-19T17:53:07+00:00July 19th, 2014|Blog, dental tips, Dental Treatments|

Top 4 Symptoms of Gum Disease

Let’s face it, we all are put in situations where we can’t understand how or why something is happening. For example, you’ve been taking proper care of your teeth, but yet just can’t realize why your gums are continually bleeding after each time you brush. Or why you have lingering bad breath and you’ve just brushed your teeth and tongue. Chances are you have gum disease. Gum disease is a painless condition that your gums and surrounding tissues of your teeth go through once the gums have been irritated, infected by bacteria from plaque left on the teeth and left [...]

2014-07-14T19:23:37+00:00July 14th, 2014|Blog, dental tips|

5 Common Types of Teeth Repair and Restoration

Teeth restoration is generally required for the repair of teeth damaged by cavities or injuries due to an accident. There are several methods offered by restorative dentistry that are used to solve these types of dental problems but the most common is a dental filling. Here are the 5 most common types of teeth repair: Fillings. These can be made out of composite, porcelain (tooth-colored), and gold/silver amalgam fillings. Fillings may be used to even out tooth surfaces for better biting or chewing. In many cases, patients with enamel loss resulting in tooth sensitivity will notice a significant improvement or complete [...]

2014-07-04T18:32:31+00:00July 4th, 2014|Blog, dental tips, Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|

How You Can Smile More Easily with Dental Bridges

Was your tooth broken when you were a kid? Does it make you unhappy every time you see the gap between your teeth? You can end your unhappiness and discontent because a porcelain dental bridge can fix this problem. If you have one or two missing teeth, your cosmetic dentist may recommend replacing them with a dental bridge, which is considered to be a "partial denture," but it is fixed and cannot be removed. What is the Purpose of a Dental Bridge? You know that you are unhappy and conscious of how the gap from your missing tooth makes you [...]

2014-06-27T22:19:24+00:00June 27th, 2014|Blog, Dental Treatments, Tooth Restoration|

Choosing Between Veneers and Teeth Whitening

People will have different reasons for wanting to have whiter teeth. Some may want a whiter smile because they want to look better and they believe that their pearly whites deserve some uplifting. Some may want a whiter smile because their job demands for them to have better physical appearance and presence. If you want a whiter and more confident smile, you will need to see your dentist to find out about your options; depending on your need, you can decide between a professional teeth whitening or dental veneers. To make an informed decision, it will be best for you [...]

2014-05-30T19:36:36+00:00May 30th, 2014|Blog|

How To Enjoy Affordable Dental Treatments

It is essential that you to take good care of your teeth. If you value the function of your pearly whites, you have to make sure to take good care of it. Your personal efforts at home should make amazing contributions to the maintenance of your oral health but it is not going to be enough. The health and beauty of your teeth is best safe guarded with the help of your trusted dentist. The combined effort of the patient and the dentist should guarantee health and function. Making sure to visit the dentist regularly is going to be very [...]

2014-05-23T17:00:10+00:00May 23rd, 2014|Blog, Dental Treatments|

5 Reasons to Choose Invisalign over Traditional Braces

Traditional metal-wire braces are soon to be a thing of the past! Invisalign technology is fast becoming the number one dental braces solution in the country. In fact, since 2008 more than 700,000 patients have tried the Invisalign system. Most dentists know that the Invisalign technology is better for their patients than traditional metal braces, which is why they are investing in the training to make the Invisalign technology available to their patients. Here are the top 5 reasons why Invisalign works better for patients than traditional metal-wire braces: 1. More Aesthetically Pleasing The most obvious benefit of Invisalign is [...]

2014-05-16T21:11:53+00:00May 16th, 2014|Blog, Dental Technology, Dental Treatments|
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