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Affordable Dental Care Facts: All About your Root Canal

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When teeth are severely damaged or diseased, root canal treatments can often save them. The endodontic procedure is employed when a tooth’s pulp becomes severely infected or inflamed. Causes of diseased pulp include deep cavities, repeated dental work, and injuries like chips and cracks. If diseased teeth aren’t treated, severe pain or abscesses may result.Endodontic Treatment Explained Step-by-Step

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How to Make Your Dental Decision between Dental Implants and Dental Bridges

Missing teeth can be embarrassing, uncomfortable, and bad for your dental health. That’s why you need to consider replacing them with either dental implants or dental bridges. See which option will suit your needs.

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Dental Care Matters: 8 Questions to Ask your Prospective Implants Dentist

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Dental implants are long-term solutions for tooth loss, so you want to be sure you choose the most qualified and affordable dentist available to place them. While many dental care providers place implants, not all are truly experienced. Some may have learned everything they know during a short training course. Others have years of experience with implants and many happy […]

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Affordable Dental Care Resources: How Bonding can Restore your Teeth

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Cosmetic dental bonding is a procedure that can repair many imperfections such as stains, cavities, chips, improper spaces, and length problems. The process involves applying a carefully matched tooth-colored resin to the prepared tooth. A special ultraviolet light is used to harden the material or bond it to the tooth surface. Dental bonding often takes less than an hour to […]

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Discover the Cavity Protection of Dental Sealants

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Effective cavity protection can be yours with dental sealants. See why these tooth sealants are in such high demand.

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Braces for Kids: Know when it’s Time

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If your child has tooth alignment problems that are evident early in life, he or she can benefit from visiting an orthodontist and getting a full evaluation. While there is no specific age for some treatments, others are started as early as possible. Most pediatric dentists recommend making your child’s first dental appointment within six months of the appearance of […]

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Rules for Taking Care of your Affordable Quality Dentures

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Losing your teeth can have devastating effects on your life. Fortunately, affordable quality dentures can restore both appearance and function after tooth loss. Whether you wear full dentures or partials, they need appropriate care to deliver the best performance; this care includes having an affordable dentist adjust them when they aren’t fitting comfortably and cleaning and storing them properly. The […]

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Why Braces for Adults are Recommended by Orthodontics Experts

Braces can improve many dental care issues, no matter your age or the stage of the problem. In fact, around one million Americans over the age of 18 have braces. To see if braces are right for you, check out the following facts.

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What your Orthodontist Wants you to Know about Braces for Kids

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If your child’s teeth are not developing properly, he or she is not alone. Many children require orthodontic treatment to help fix problems with their teeth and jaws. If your dentist feels that your child can benefit from an orthodontic evaluation, you may receive a referral to an orthodontist. You probably have a lot of questions about braces for kids […]

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Find Dentist Resources for Saving Knocked-out Teeth

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If you sustain a facial blow during sports activities or a traumatic accident, your teeth can easily be knocked out of their sockets. While it’s a horrible experience that you probably don’t want to think about, knowing what to do to save a knocked-out tooth in an emergency situation could one day help you avoid costly dental restorations. If an […]

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My first impression of this office was wonderful. The whole practice was clean and the entire staff is exceptional. The patient flow from starts to finish was easy, comfortable, and wait time did not […]
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