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What to do if You Have a Toothache

What to do if You Have a Toothache

When you have a toothache it is likely to cause you significant pain and suffering. Toothaches and tooth trauma are among the most painful experiences that a person can have. Toothaches and tooth trauma can make it impossible for you to concentrate on your work, or wake you up in the middle of the night struggling to find relief. While…

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What to do if Your Crown Breaks

What to do if Your Crown Breaks

“My crown broke off,” are typically the first words you think when you run your tongue over your teeth and notice something is wrong. Your dental crown cracked or you have a broken crown tooth. You call your dentist for an emergency visit. There’s some good news. You don’t have to live with a broken dental crown. My Crown Broke…

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How to Clean Your Tongue

How to Clean Your Tongue

A tongue free of nasty odors and bacteria is one thing that few people pay attention to when brushing their teeth. However, tongue health is an important part of your oral health. Ignoring it can lead to many oral health problems, making it necessary to do what you can to get it clean as much as possible. Start by brushing…

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Laser Gum Surgery; What to know

Laser Gum Surgery; What to know

With today’s modern medicine there are several different options for invasive medical treatment. Among the most popular include laser dental surgery. Laser treatments in dentistry are becoming more common due to the fact that many people already dread going to the dentist and laser surgeries also prevent the need for major dental work and anesthesia. This article will go into…

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How to Control Plaque Build up

How to Control Plaque Build up

Plaque is a sticky and soft substance that sticks on teeth and gives it sticky feeling. Plaque is not noticed by most people because it has a neutral color; however, it can cause oral health concerns such as gingivitis and tooth decay. Plaque develops when food and saliva come together and produces plaque deposits that collect on teeth. Plaque often…

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Dentist Portrayals in Popular Movies

Dentist Portrayals in Popular Movies

Finding a list of memorable dentist movies is fairly easy. There have been many good movies that feature dentists. Whether you like comedy, action, adventure or horror movies, the role of dentist in movies has long been a staple. While many of them have had only minor parts, there have also been quite a few dentists that have played seminal…

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Can Veneers Fall Off?

Can Veneers Fall Off?

Getting veneers on your teeth is a costly but worth it endeavor. You may want to get veneers to straighten your smile, make your teeth appear more even, repair broken or chipped teeth, or even make a gap in your teeth disappear. Veneers are what give people that picture-perfect smile, and if this is something you have always wanted to…

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Treatments for Sensitive Teeth

Treatments for Sensitive Teeth

Suffering from the pain sensitive teeth causes is often excruciating and can interrupt even the most basic tasks of taking a drink of water or even eating soft food. When you have an exposed tooth root or multiple tooth roots exposed it is imperative to get to a local dentist if possible. There are also self-care treatment options if the…

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How effective is invisalign?

How effective is invisalign?

Many of us dream of having perfectly straight teeth so that our smile will dazzle those around us. Some of us have had braces when we were younger, but we neglected to wear our retainers, and our teeth are once again misaligned. Some of us, on the other hand, have never had our teeth straightened at all, and after years…

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General vs Cosmetic Dentistry

General vs Cosmetic Dentistry

What is General Dentistry? Dentistry is the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of conditions, disorders and diseases affecting the teeth, gums, jaw and face region of the body. General dentistry includes services related to general maintenance as well as oral hygiene and tooth health education. What is a General Dentist? Look for a general dentist to diagnose and treat your overall…

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