Top Reasons Why You Should Consider Visiting a Cosmetic Dentist

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Everyone wants a beautiful smile, but not everyone is born with perfect teeth. Whether you have yellowing teeth, gaps, or crooked teeth that make you self-conscious, visiting a cosmetic dentist might be able to solve your problems. Beyond just aesthetics, there are many reasons why you should consider visiting a cosmetic dentist. This blog post will discuss the top reasons why you should consider booking an appointment with a cosmetic dentist.

6 November 2023

Post and Core: How Your Dentist Can Save an Extremely Decayed Tooth

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Extracting a tooth and replacing it with a prosthetic alternative (dental implant, dental bridge, partial dentures) is a last resort as far as your dentist is concerned. The priority is to save the tooth, preserving its connection to your jaw and allowing it to stay functional. A tooth can be at a stage of advanced decay and may still be saved, even if your dentist needs to give it a new frame.

11 September 2023

Why Is It Not the Best Idea to Whiten Your Teeth at Home?

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Who doesn't want a sparkling white smile? A bright and white smile can change your overall appearance and boost your confidence. With the popularity of at-home teeth whitening kits and DIY tricks, many people are choosing to whiten their teeth at home instead of consulting a professional. However, before you take up any at-home teeth whitening method, there are some important things to consider. Risk of Overuse For many people, the main reason to whiten their teeth is to get the desired outcome faster and cheaper than consulting a professional.

27 June 2023

Considerations When Hiring An Emergency Dentist

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Are you looking for an emergency dentist? The golden rule is to conduct due diligence to ensure the professional offers quality services. So, what should you examine when hiring an emergency dentist? Below are some critical insights.  Check The Dentist's Reviews Check the dentist's reviews to determine how previous clients rate their services. Your preferred dentist should have positive reviews and ratings. You must also check how the dentist handles complaints from clients.

25 April 2023

What to Look for When Checking for Gum Disease

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Gum disease can sneak up on you if you aren't paying attention, and it's not always easy to notice the signs until it's too late. The good news is with regular dental visits and a good oral hygiene routine, you can prevent gum disease from progressing further. Here are five signs of gum disease that you should keep an eye out for. Bleeding Gums   This is one of the first signs of gum disease and is usually the most noticeable.

28 February 2023

What to Expect During a Dental Examination at a General Dentistry Practice

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Regular dental examinations are an essential aspect of maintaining good oral health. These check-ups allow dentists to identify any problems early on and take the necessary steps to prevent further issues from developing. If you are planning to visit a general dentistry practice for a dental examination, knowing what to expect during the appointment is helpful. Here is an overview of the stages your general dentist might take you through during your dental examination.

22 December 2022

Missing A Tooth? Signs You Need A Dental Bridge

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If you've got a missing tooth, it's time to talk to your dentist. There are options to replace the missing tooth. Two of those options are dental implants and dental bridges. Dental implants offer a permanent replacement for your missing teeth. But, the implant process can take a while to complete. Plus, implants can get quite costly, especially if you don't have the right coverage. That's where dental bridges come in handy.

26 October 2022

Why You Can't Get Dental Implants If You Have Periodontitis

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Gum disease is an oral condition that attacks the gum and bone tissue surrounding the roots of your teeth. Early gum disease or gingivitis causes minor damage to gum and bone tissue. But over time, gingivitis can worsen as the disease creeps deeper under the gum tissue. The condition then becomes periodontitis or periodontal disease. Since periodontitis causes gum recession, loose teeth and later, tooth loss, many patients wonder if it is possible for them to replace their teeth with dental implants.

8 September 2022

3 Types of Tooth Pain

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If you have tooth pain in one or more of your teeth, then you might not yet know what the problem is. While a toothache is a sign of a problem, not all dental pain has the same source or needs the same treatment. Read on to find out more about three common types of tooth pain. 1. Sensitivity If you have tooth sensitivity, then your teeth will usually hurt when you eat or drink something hot or cold.

20 July 2022

What Are the Benefits of Using an Emergency Dentist?

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In a dental emergency, swift treatment can save a tooth or prevent severe infection from occurring. Some people choose to put off dental treatment. But delaying emergency dental care could worsen your dental injury further. Calling an emergency dentist when you have a severe dental injury or condition offers many benefits. Your dentist can assess the problem straight away Some dental conditions are difficult to assess without a dentist's help. Unless you understand what the dental condition is, you can't treat the problem effectively.

12 May 2022