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Bonding Teeth: A Quick Overview

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Dental bonding is a procedure that can correct chips and other defects in your tooth enamel. After your tooth is prepared, a tooth-colored resin is applied to the damaged area. A special light cures or bonds the resin to the tooth. The result is a natural-looking repair that may last up to 10 years with care. Bonding is usually recommended […]

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Understanding Tooth Abscesses: Symptoms, Causes, and Dental Care

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An abscessed tooth can be an extremely painful problem. It’s caused by bacterial infection at the root of a tooth or between the gums and teeth. It’s usually related to severe tooth decay, but trauma and gum disease can also be causes or contributing factors. Advanced abscesses involve infection of the tooth’s inner pulp. In severe cases, the infection can […]

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Why Dental Bridges Are Just What the Dentist Ordered for Oral Health

Does missing teeth embarrass you? Learn how dental bridges can repair and restore your smile.

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All About Teeth Grinding from Your Affordable Dentist

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If you grind your teeth or clench your jaw at night while you sleep, you are suffering from a condition called bruxism. Teeth grinding affects up to 40 million adults and children in the United States alone. The habit can develop at any age, and symptoms may even occur when you’re awake. You may unconsciously clench your teeth together when […]

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Why Orthodontics is Becoming an Adult Issue

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If you didn’t get braces as a teen, don’t worry; the option of adult braces is still open. Many adults are turning to orthodontics to gain the beaming smile and perfect bite they’ve always wanted. The correction methods employed by adult orthodontist braces are basically the same as those used for teens, but special considerations are required when dealing with […]

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Examine How Effective Dental Sealants are for Children

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With more and more children getting dental sealants today, you probably want to know how effective they really are. Find out about the effectiveness of this protective dental measure.

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Wise Words from a Wisdom Teeth Dentist

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Everyone has wisdom teeth, but not everyone knows what they are. Discover more about these teeth and why they have people talking.

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Get Answers to Common Questions about Dental Care for Seniors

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With age comes wisdom, but it also comes with questions about your changing dental care needs. Uncover all of the answers you need to keep your smile healthy.

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An Expert Guide to Removable Braces

Forget the metal braces of the past and discover the next generation of orthodontics with removable, invisible braces. See how this new option has made braces better than ever.

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Take a Bite out of the Truth on Teeth Veneers

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If you’re unhappy with the appearance of your teeth, you may want to consider teeth veneers. Discover what you need to know about this dental care option.

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