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Pediatric Dentistry Coral Gables

How to Choose a Pediatric Dentist in Coral Gables

DATE : December 27, 2021

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Some people believe that children hate going to the dentist. However, that’s not the case, and it does not need to ever be that way, either! You can easily find a dentist who will make your child feel safe, leading them to a lifetime of good dental care through regular check-ups, cleanings, and other general […]

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Soft Tissue Lasers

DATE : October 1, 2021

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About Soft Tissue Lasers Soft tissue laser therapy is the most common form of dental treatment. It uses a low-level, CO2 focused beam to break up and heal blisters in your mouth which can lead to bad breath. Dentists use a soft tissue laser to treat teeth that have already decayed or damaged enamel without […]

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Laser-Assisted Periodontal Therapy

DATE : October 1, 2021

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About Laser-Assisted Periodontal Therapy  Laser-assisted therapy is a type of dental treatment that uses lasers to remove plaque and bacteria without the use of drills. This process eases discomfort and has a faster healing time than traditional methods in some cases.  In regard to periodontal therapies, this also applies. The laser is used to remove […]

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Internal Camera with Caries Detection

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Intraoral Cameras An intraoral camera is used by your dental provider to diagnose oral health conditions. An intraoral camera is a device that projects images of your mouth onto a display so you can see what’s going on and is used to see areas of the mouth that are hard to capture with standard […]

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Digital X-Rays

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Digital X-rays  Digital X-rays use digital sensors to see images more efficiently and can be viewed in real time. These X-rays don’t require chemical processing and can be saved on the computer for easy sharing with other providers. The move from traditional X-rays to digital has made the entire process faster and less costly […]

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Digital Dental Impressions

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Digital Dental Impressions  The latest technology for capturing a 3-D image of your mouth is digital dental impressions. This process can create a significantly more accurate mold of your teeth than the more traditional molding. The use of a dental wand to capture 3D images of both your teeth, gums, and oral tissue allows […]

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DentalVibe

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About DentalVibe The DentalVibe is an innovative tool that reduces the overall pain of dental injections by overloading the nerve that sends the pain signal to your brain. The vibration made by the devices reaches the receptors in your brain before pain signals can, effectively blocking much of the perception of pain in patients. The […]

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Cone Beam CT Imaging

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Cone-Beam CT Imaging Dental cone-beam computed tomography (CT) is an advanced form of CT and X-ray imaging that takes three-dimensional images of the teeth, mouth, and sinuses. Cone beam CTs help decrease the amount of time necessary to capture images. This device takes high-quality images and captures data that helps aid your dentist in […]

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Technology

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Dental Technology Understanding dental technology as a patient allows you to be in a better position to make decisions for your oral healthcare. Choosing a dental professional to receive the latest technology is important so you feel confident in the care you are receiving.  There have been many advancements in dental technology like digital […]

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Dental Cleaning in Coconut Grove

Ultrasonic Cleanings

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Ultrasonic Cleaning  Ultrasonic cleanings are a way to quickly and deeply clean your teeth. This process is faster and more efficient than traditional cleaning. Ultrasonic cleaning uses electromagnetic power in an ultrasonic dental scaler to clear plaque, tartar, and calculus build-up on teeth. Brushing and flossing for two minutes twice a day is the […]

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