Understanding Dental Implants In Your Future

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Dental implants are quickly becoming one of the most popular ways to replace missing or damaged teeth. Most people find them a comfortable way to bite once again, chew, and speak clearly. But not all implant procedures are the same. There are several different ones. While your dentist will assess your situation and recommend the best method, it is good to know the various options and fully understand what an implant is.

19 January 2023

Why Temporary Dental Staffing Is Essential

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Temporary staffing is essential in many industries, but in many cases, even more so in dental offices. Dentists' work is vital and affects patients' health, so being unavailable during regular office hours is unacceptable. Like any other doctor's office, they need to remain open to the public, or patients will stop going there.  Here are some of the ways that temporary dental staffing is vital: Dental Offices Usually Don't Have a Lot of Employees

9 December 2022

Is It Time To Take Your Baby To The Pediatric Dental Office?

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If you have a baby and they are getting older, it may be time to take them to the pediatric dental office. This is an office that specifically works with patients who are under the age of 18, including babies. As soon as your child starts to get their first tooth, and sometimes even before this, they should be going to the pediatric dentistry office to see how their oral health is coming along.

8 November 2022

Replacing An Irreversibly Cracked Front Tooth

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When a vertical crack in a tooth extends from the tooth's visible surface (known as its crown) down to beneath the gum line, there's little hope for the tooth. Once the crack encompasses the tooth's entire length and has reached its subgingival supporting structures, the tooth generally can't be saved. This isn't a dentist prematurely giving up but is a realistic assessment of the tooth's chances, which can save you from the distress of undergoing intensive treatment that has a low chance of success.

6 October 2022

Do You Need Invisalign Attachments?

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If you are interested in getting Invisalign but have a more complex case, your dentist might recommend Invisalign with attachments. Invisalign attachments are made from clear resins and are directly bonded to the teeth. Take a look at why these attachments may be needed and what you can expect during treatment.  What Is Their Purpose? Sometimes a tooth is rotated too much or shaped in such a way that the aligner cannot apply the right amount of pressure to move it.

31 August 2022

Why Seniors Could Benefit From Wisdom Tooth Removal

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Wisdom teeth, or third molars, are often removed in young adulthood if these teeth are impacted, showing signs of infection, or crowding/damaging adjacent teeth. While it's less common for seniors to undergo a wisdom teeth extraction, there are cases where it may be a good idea. One Dentistry IQ article reported that over 40% of adults who've never had their wisdom teeth removed tended to develop decay, gum disease, or infection by the time they were forty-five.

27 July 2022

Factors To Consider When Choosing An Emergency Dentist

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Dental emergencies are easy to handle when you partner with a professional dentist. Professional dentists can recommend the best treatment options for good oral health and offer psychological support. Here are a few factors you should consider to choose the best emergency dental services. Availability Dental emergencies can occur at any time. When interviewing prospective emergency dental services, ensure you ask about their operational hours. Ensure you partner with a dentist that can be available around the clock to be sure the dentist will serve you in your hour of need.

21 June 2022