Is a Dental Bridge Best for a Missing Tooth?

Over the past 30 years, tooth replacement has come a very long way. Extracted or missing teeth will always various raise concerns, including the development of infections. However, a more permanent solution is proper tooth replacement. A dental bridge consists of two or more crowns for the teeth that are on both sides of the […]

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How to Care for a Dental Crown to Help it Last

If your tooth is badly damaged or decayed, then you might have it fitted with a crown. Also known as a cap, crowns might be placed over a tooth for various reasons. On many occasions, teeth that are severely damaged or broken will be fitted with a crown. Crowns can also be used to hold […]

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How Long Should You Expect Dentures to Really Last?

Just like natural teeth, dentures can wear, chip and become discolored over time. But how long do dentures really last? Two years? Five years? Ten years or longer? Well, that largely depends on you, the wearer. Caring For Dentures Caring for your dentures properly will not only ensure that your overall oral health is in […]

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Could a Dental Bridge Improve Your Oral Health?

There are several different ways we can help you fix a few missing teeth; dental implants, dentures, and a dental bridge are all options that we can consider for you. If you are not a candidate for dental implants, or you wish not to receive dental implants, you may consider a dental bridge. A dental […]

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Best Foods to Get Used to Dentures With

Getting used to wearing dentures takes time. At least for the first thirty days you can expect to notice some difficulties with chewing, eating, talking and even a little discomfort in your facial muscles as you are adjusting to your new dentures. There are many things that you can do to make this adjustment time […]

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When a Dental Crown is the Better Option Than a Filling

One of the most commonly used restorative procedures in dentistry today is the dental crown. Having been around for a long time, most people know these are used to protect a tooth that’s become damaged. Unfortunately, even if you have insurance, you’ll probably still have to pay for your dental crown which may leave you […]

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Reasons to Go with a Customized Denture

There are many reasons that you may want to choose a customized denture instead of having one that is mass-made in a production lab for everyone to use. These dentures are made specifically for you, the shape of your mouth, your gum shape and the area that needs to be covered. They’re modeled after the […]

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Most Common Issues Dental Bonding Can Help Correct

Dental bonding is used in a number of ways. This is a dental procedure that is done right in our office to provide the smile you have always wanted. Dental bonding is a popular procedure that has been provided to patients for years. It helps to shape and restore the look and feel of the […]

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How Brushing Dentures is Different Than Brushing Original Teeth

Brushing your natural teeth is, hopefully, something that you have been doing all of your life. By now, it’s something that you could likely do in your sleep. So, when you get dentures, you may at first think that you know all about how to keep them clean. But the truth of the matter is […]

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Foods to Eat for the First 24 Hours after Oral Surgery

If you’ve had any type of oral surgery, it’s likely that your mouth is going to be a little sore. We recommend that you be very careful about what you eat in the first 24 hours after you leave our office. That’s because your mouth is very sensitive after your surgery. You may actually experience […]

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