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Different Kinds of Dental Implants

Dental implants are one of the many dental innovations available in the market, used to replace ones missing teeth. They are made from biocompatible materials and are surgically affixed to ones jaw bone. Dental implants serve as tooth roots to support and stabilize a reconstruction. Oftentimes they are used to anchor dental crowns, bridges and even dentures in place. There different kinds dental implants based on how they are attached to ones jawbone, the surgical procedure they were placed and the implant material. Based on their jaw bone attachment: Endosteal implants – They are surgically implanted within the patient’s jaw [...]

2015-05-12T05:56:17+00:00May 12th, 2015|Blog|

6 Tips to have a brighter smile

Who doesn’t like to have a whiter teeth and a beautiful smile like the ones in television and magazine ads? I know most of you do! Each one of us wants whiter teeth basically because it helps us look cleaner and healthier looking. The question we should ask ourselves: “How do we achieve the smile that we want?” Here are 6 tips to have a brighter and healthy-looking smile: 1. Use toothpaste that is rich in fluoride to whiten your teeth and keep them healthy-looking. Brush your teeth at least twice a day. 2. Eat more water-rich fruits (apples and [...]

2015-04-18T02:28:54+00:00April 18th, 2015|Blog|

Achieving whiter teeth fast

A lot of people wanted to have that bright, white smile just like their favorite Hollywood stars. They wanted to look good and at the same time feel good about themselves. Often times, people would equate having whiter teeth to being more attractive, younger and more successful. There are many products available in the market which promises to give you that bright, white smile you have been dreaming of. There are teeth whitening products or treatments you can use in the comforts of your home while there are those that can be done only in-office. Among these options, you might [...]

2015-03-31T14:03:31+00:00March 31st, 2015|Blog|

6 Teeth Whitening Tips that you should consider

Are you fond of drinking tea, coffee, iced tea, dark colored sodas and beverages? I know most of you do! Did you know these kinds of beverages could stain our teeth very bad? So how do you keep your teeth white? Here are some teeth whitening tips that you should follow: Avoid drinking dark-colored liquors like tea, coffee, and wine. These can stain your pearly whites that bad. If you do so, you may have to drink water to remove the traces of it in your teeth. Try eating crunchy and crispy fruits and vegetables. According to Emanuel Layliev, DDS [...]

2015-03-17T11:50:50+00:00March 17th, 2015|Blog|

Some options when you have missing teeth

Having a missing tooth or teeth does not only have an effect on your appearance but it can also have an impact on your confidence, as well as being prone to other oral diseases. A gap in your tooth can cause some stains on the either side of your teeth or on worst cases, it could affect your bite as well. This is because both teeth next to the spaces can lean into the gap and change the way your upper and lower teeth bite together. Not to mention, having a gap can cause tooth decay and gum disease on [...]

2015-02-27T08:05:18+00:00February 27th, 2015|Blog|

What you should do following a composite filling?

Dental fillings are used to fill the holes caused by tooth decay and prevent further serious tooth damage. They help in the restoration of the tooth’s natural appearance and function. Normally, dental fillings are prescribed by dentists to fill a less extensive damage caused by tooth decay. There are different dental filling materials to choose from. They can be made from metals such as gold and silver amalgams, porcelain and the most popular material, composite filling. Composite filling is made from composite glass and plastic particles. They are visually pleasing to the eye because they are able to copy the [...]

2015-02-16T12:57:14+00:00February 16th, 2015|Blog|

The process involved with dental implants

Dental implants fill the gaps caused by teeth loss due to severe tooth decay, periodontal disorders or dental trauma. They are made from biocompatible materials – usually from titanium alloy, which is embedded to the jaw bone through a surgical procedure. These implants serve as teeth roots and anchorage to dental restorations and dental prosthesis. Besides restoring the natural appearance of your teeth, dental implants allow the patient to chew and speak normally and they also prevent your remaining teeth from shifting which can lead to bite misalignment.   How do dental implants work?   On your first dental visit, [...]

2015-02-01T03:46:31+00:00February 1st, 2015|Blog|

What you should do after a root canal procedure?

Root canal treatment is done to save and restore a tooth that is badly decayed. Dental infection not treated in its early stage may progress and infect the tooth’s pulp or the tooth’s nerve chamber, thus causing pain and swelling in the affected tooth. Your dentist will advise you to undergo the root canal procedure to remove the infected pulp and other dental debris that causes pain and swelling. After care of root canal procedure includes: You should take your medications as directed by the dentist.   Pain relievers should be taken on its proper schedule to avoid the incidence [...]

2015-01-19T12:23:43+00:00January 19th, 2015|Blog|

What you need to know about fluoride treatment procedures

To prevent tooth decay, we brush our teeth from the moment we wake up, after we eat and before going to sleep. For a person that has a superb dental health care, this is their daily routine. Together with flossing and rinsing of fluoride-containing mouthwashes you are surely taking good care of your teeth. Fluoride is the most effective element to keep our tooth from decaying. It is naturally found in water and is also present in almost all of the food we eat. There are two types of fluoride, these are: Topical fluoride makes our teeth strong and also [...]

2014-12-26T12:23:34+00:00December 26th, 2014|Blog|

Tips for your family’s dental care

Lately, have you observed that as you get old, your teeth is becoming more prone to sensitivity, being soft and is pretty stained? As our bodies grow old, both our physical appearance and our dental health begin to change. Being old puts us at a higher chance to suffer from many dental problems, this includes: Dental Rooth Decays: The roots of our teeth are exposed because of receding gums. Tooth Loss: This reduces the number of our teeth caused by smoking, gum diseases and other dental health issues. Gum Diseases: Infection of the soft tissues surrounding our teeth. Cosmetic issues: [...]

2014-12-26T11:20:48+00:00December 26th, 2014|Blog|
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