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Pick Your Shade With Professional Teeth Whitening

One clear advantage of choosing to have teeth whitening performed in a professional dental environment is that you are able to pick your shade. Unlike doing teeth whitening at home using over-the-counter products, professional teeth whitening treatment offers more precise application and more precise results. Store-bought whitening treatments do not provide the level of control …

Holiday Time and Protecting Dental Health

Everyone enjoys the holiday period of the year. That said the holidays often equate to overeating and simply eating the wrong kinds of foods. This is a common practice that is prevalent not only across the country but around the world. Keep in mind that while the holidays are a truly great time of the …

What Is Root Canal Therapy

In the most basic of terms, root canal therapy or treatment is simply a procedure that aims to clean out the inside canal of the tooth. This is typically done when a tooth has become injured or diseased. The procedure involves the dentist gaining access to the root, cleaning out the infected area and disinfecting …

How to Increase The Success Rate of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are more popular and more effective than ever before. They offer an excellent solution for those who have experienced some type of tooth related trauma. Whether it is disease, periodontitis or some other issue like a cracked tooth, dental crowns are highly effective and highly desirable in restoring damaged teeth. They are custom fitted …

Senior Citizens and Dental Implants

Missing teeth are no longer the problem that they used to be for seniors. This is especially true when it comes to helping senior citizens better deal with the issue. Transformative in nature, dental implants can help senior citizens with a wide range of tooth loss related concerns. Best of all, dental implants mean that …

Daily Diet Choices and Long-Term Oral Health

Preventing cavities is serious business whether you are young or old. That said what you eat really does matter today. Especially as the food we have access to as a society has indeed changed a lot. Food is more processed and more refined than ever before and that is not good news for those concerned …

Knowing The Dangers of Periodontitis

Periodontitis is a serious type of gum disease that simply cannot be overlooked. When left untreated this disease can advance and eventually lead to tooth loss as well as other health related issues. Keep in mind that advanced stages of periodontitis began as gingivitis . This is simply a milder degree of what is commonly …

Dental Care End of Year Insurance Considerations

It is no surprise that millions of people every year end up leaving money on the table when it comes to dental care insurance benefits. Statistically speaking, many estimates indicate that as few as 3% of the people with dental insurance will ultimately reach or exceed the annual maximum of their dental plan. Keep in …

The Advantages of Dental Implants

With so much talk about dental implants today it is worth considering the advantages of dental implants and this type of dental technology offers. For example, one of the most obvious reasons to consider dental implants is that it simply improves appearance. Dental implants produce remarkable results in that they look and feel just like …

Orthodontic Care For Adults

Orthodontic care or treatment is an important aspect of overall dental wellness for adults of any age. This is particularly true when it comes to adults who may have required braces as children but did not get them. Keep in mind that orthodontic care is effective at just about any age. While it is best …