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5 Incredible Benefits of Porcelain Veneers

September 8, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 12:38 pm
a woman enjoying the benefits of porcelain veneers in Bedford

Do you often hide your teeth when you laugh, talk, or smile? Are you struggling with minor dental flaws, like chips or stains? If you said “yes” to any of these, then you might be considering getting veneers for cosmetic dental treatment. These super-thin shells can conceal multiple imperfections simultaneously, providing you with a smile you can be proud of! Read on to learn the five essential benefits of porcelain veneers!

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4 Common Problems Cosmetic Bonding Can Fix

August 15, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 7:11 pm
patient undergoing cosmetic bonding

Cosmetic bonding is an aesthetic dental treatment used to correct a range of smile issues. This quick treatment uses a small amount of tooth-colored composite resin to fix these cosmetic problems in as little as one hour. Before you move forward with this treatment, it’s important to make sure it’s the right fit for you. To help you determine that, read on to learn about four problems cosmetic bonding can fix.

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What Affects Dental Implant Cost?

July 13, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 6:58 am
Close-up of dental implant

So, you’ve settled on getting dental implants from your local dentist. That’s a wise choice! After a few short appointments, these replacement teeth can restore a smile’s looks and function. However, you may still have some concerns about the procedure’s price. You probably want to ensure that your treatment is cost-effective, after all. If so, there are a few factors you’ll want to know about beforehand. To learn more, here are four crucial elements that affect dental implant cost.

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Helpful Tips for Keeping Your Gums Healthy

May 2, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 4:40 pm
Person having their gums inspected by their dentist.

When most people think about oral hygiene, brushing their teeth is the first thing that comes to mind. And while taking care of your teeth certainly is important, ensuring that your gums are healthy is just as essential! That said, you might not be sure how to properly clean and care for your gums. Keep reading to learn more about the significance of healthy gums, along with some ways for preventing gum disease and keeping your gums pink and pristine.

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The Potential Complications of Ill-Fitting Dentures

April 2, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 10:51 pm
Dentist holding dentures.

Dentures can be an excellent solution for missing teeth; they restore the look, feel, and functionality of your smile while boosting your confidence to sky-high levels! But it’s crucial to take care of your dentures and have them regularly examined; ill-fitting dentures can be seriously problematic and lead to many different oral health problems. Keep reading to learn more about some of the complications that can arise if you’re dentures don’t fit properly.

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4 Reasons Why You Should Attend Dental Checkups with Dentures

March 14, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 11:19 am
patient attending dental checkup with dentures

Visiting the dentist every six months for checkups and cleanings is a crucial part of maintaining a healthy, happy smile. But, if you don’t have any natural teeth left and wear full dentures, you may think that you no longer need to visit the dentist. Read on to learn why attending dental checkups with dentures is still an important part of keeping your oral health in good condition.

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7 Things You Didn’t Know Your Dentist Does at Your Checkup

February 6, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 9:02 pm
dentist performing checkup in Bedford

Over the years, you might have heard about the importance of routine dental checkups for keeping your teeth strong and healthy. If you’ve visited your dentist recently, then you know you’ll also get a thorough cleaning at the end of your visit! But what exactly are they looking for during your appointment? Keep reading to learn seven things you probably didn’t realize your dentist was doing during your checkup.

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How Long Does It Take to Adjust to Implant Dentures?

January 6, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 1:26 am
Dental implant dentures

Tooth loss is not uncommon by any means. Approximately 178 million Americans are missing at least one tooth while 40 million people are missing all of their teeth. When you struggle from tooth loss, it can be difficult to complete daily tasks, like eating, speaking, and smiling. Traditional dentures are an option, but they have their downsides. Fortunately, opting for dental implant dentures will leave you with so many benefits. However, it will take some time for you to adapt to them. Read on to learn more about the adjustment period.

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The 5-Step Process of Transforming Your Smile with Veneers

December 13, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 7:02 pm
young woman going through the veneers process

Have you been thinking about fixing the stains, gaps, and chips in your teeth with veneers? If so, you might want to know more about how veneers work before you commit to them. After all, part of the treatment is irreversible, so you’ll want to be absolutely sure you’re making the right decision! To give you an idea of what to expect when getting veneers, here’s a basic outline of the five steps in the veneers process.

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The History of Fluoride

November 10, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Owen @ 2:55 pm
person holding glass of water that contains fluoride

The Centre for Disease Control (CDC) stated that water fluoridation is one of the top 10 most important public health advances of the 20th century. Though you may know the importance of fluoride in keeping your teeth strong and healthy, how did this come about? When did we discover the benefits of fluoride? Read on to learn more about fluoride history!

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