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Tooth Wear

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Tooth Wear Although there are many different types of tooth wear, including abrasion, attrition, and erosion, the majority of cases involve some form of dental attrition. This is the wearing away or loss of tooth substance from excessive grinding. Abrasion is caused when the enamel surface is damaged by substances in the mouth, particularly […]

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Tooth Decay Prevention

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Tooth Decay Prevention Tooth decay is caused by unfriendly bacteria in the mouth. These bacteria consumes food left in our mouth, producing acids as a waste product that eat away at the enamel of your tooth. Over time, tooth decay can significantly impact your health if left untreated, and can even result in hospitalization […]

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Tooth Contouring & Reshaping

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Tooth Contouring & Reshaping If your teeth are cracked, chipped, discolored, or if they are not the shape you want them to be, tooth contouring or reshaping is an alternative way of changing their appearance. First, your dentist will give you a local anesthetic to numb the area, then remove small amounts of enamel […]

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Tooth-Colored Fillings

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Tooth-Colored Fillings Cavities are a common dental issue that can happen to everyone, but the process of having a filling can cause some anxiety. Thankfully, dental procedures have come a long way in recent years, and it is now possible to get a cavity filled with little to no discomfort at all.  The process […]

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TMD

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About TMD While many people have heard of TMJ, the condition causing dysfunction of the temporomandibular joint is actually called TMD, or temporomandibular disorder. This is a condition caused by misalignment of the upper and lower jaw. People with TMD can unconsciously clench or grind their teeth together. While teeth grinding or clenching is a […]

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Teeth Whitening

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Teeth Whitening Good oral hygiene is an important part of keeping your teeth looking their best, but not even the best oral hygiene can always brighten your teeth as much as you’d like. Your dentist can develop a program to whiten your teeth, which might include custom mouthguards, bleaching gels, or in-office whitening. Over-the-counter […]

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Smile Makeover

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Smile Makeovers A smile makeover can significantly improve the look of your face, but most people don’t realize just how much teeth play a role in your overall facial aesthetic. In addition to improving the look of your smile, a makeover of your smile can improve overall self-esteem and confidence.  A smile makeover could […]

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Removable Dentures

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Removable Dentures The loss of one or more teeth can cause significant problems, both functional and aesthetic. When teeth are missing, it can be difficult to eat certain foods, speak clearly, or smile with confidence. Removable dentures can be an effective solution to restore the look and function of your smile. There are two […]

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Porcelain Veneers

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Porcelain Veneers Porcelain veneers are used to improve your smile in a safe, non-invasive way. They are designed to mask undesired aesthetic concerns about your teeth, such as staining or uneven shape. Porcelain veneers create a uniform look and can also make your teeth appear longer and brighter.  The procedure for veneers is fairly […]

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Nitrous Oxide

DATE : September 30, 2021

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About Nitrous Oxide  Fear of receiving dental treatment can cause people to avoid the dentist completely. This anxiety is very real and can hinder patients from receiving the care they need. Nitrous oxide, often referred to as laughing gas, helps to alleviate the anxiety a person may be feeling in the dentist’s chair. It’s also […]

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