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Can I Replace My Healthy Teeth with Dental Implants?

June 20, 2024

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Caring for your teeth can be frustrating and time consuming, even if they’re healthy. It would be a lot easier if you could just replace them all with dental implants and avoid all that maintenance, right? Imagine the time and money you’d save!

Unfortunately, however, while that does seem like a lovely scenario, that’s not how dental implants work. They must still be brushed and flossed, and even though they’re prosthetic, you must still visit the dentist for semi-annual checkups. If you’re considering replacing your healthy teeth with dental implants, here are a few important reasons why you shouldn’t.


In What Ways Can Dentures Affect Nutrition?

May 16, 2024

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The day you put your brand-new dentures in your mouth, you’ll feel like a new person! However, it’s important to set realistic expectations for your new replacement teeth and understand that, while they have the ability to drastically improve your life, they won’t function exactly as your home-grown teeth once did. As a result, you may find that some foods are easier to eat than others, impacting your diet and nutritional intake. Read on to learn more about how dentures can affect nutrition.  


Creating Comfort: How Dentures are Relined

April 15, 2024

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a person holding a full denture in their hand

It’s natural for oral and facial changes to occur while wearing dentures. Since these prosthetics only restore the visible portions of your smile (the crowns), the jawbone will shrink over time, causing artificial teeth to become uncomfortable, slip, or even create sores inside the mouth. If this is something that you’re currently experiencing, your dentist may recommend having your denture relined. Keep reading to learn what you can expect from this process and how it can help you enjoy a more comfortable smile.


Are My Broken Dentures An Emergency Situation?

March 9, 2024

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Dentures on a table

When you’ve been living with dentures for a while, it can start to feel like they’re just as much a part of you as any other part of your body. Not only do they become invaluable to the process of eating and drinking, they do a lot to improve your day-to-day confidence.

That’s why, if your prosthetic ever becomes damaged, it could easily send you into a little bit of a panic. You might wonder whether this is considered a dental emergency, one worth seeing your dentist about immediately. Here’s what you should know.


4 Things You Should Know About Dating with Invisalign

February 8, 2024

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person dating with Invisalign on Valentine’s Day date

As Valentine’s Day approaches, you’re probably envisioning various romantic scenarios – perhaps a candlelit dinner, a beachside sunset with champagne, or a laid-back visit to your favorite ice cream spot. Regardless of your plans for the love-filled holiday, it’s crucial to consider your smile, particularly if you’re undergoing Invisalign treatment. The journey of Invisalign can impact your Valentine’s Day experience in several ways, so read on as we explore them further.


SmileDirectClub Chaos: Bankruptcy and Cancelations

January 8, 2024

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Did you know that SmileDirectClub declared bankruptcy and canceled its services last year? It’s estimated that tens of thousands of patients are impacted by the news and probably have many questions. Will they be able to continue their treatment? What happens to those with ongoing payments? Is it feasible for customers to switch to Invisalign with their local dentist?

If you’ve been receiving direct-to-consumer teeth-aligner treatments from this company, continue reading to learn more about what you can expect moving forward.


5 Reasons Teeth Whitening Is the Perfect Gift

December 8, 2023

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Portrait of smiling woman with beautiful white teeth

Giving gifts is one of the great pleasures of life. Whether you are preparing for a special occasion or you want to give a gift “just because,” you may have a long list of ideas for what to give your loved ones. But have you ever thought about giving a professional teeth whitening service as a gift? While it is not for everyone, it is something that most people will appreciate. Here are a few reasons why you should consider gifting this treatment:


Digging Deep: How to Get the Most from Your Cosmetic Dentistry Consultation

November 17, 2023

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A man smiling at his dentist while talking about cosmetic dentistry options

Getting cosmetic dentistry done for the first time can seem daunting. There are so many treatments, materials, and complexities that it can be hard to pinpoint exactly what you need. That’s where your dentist comes in. A consultation is the first step in any dental treatment, and to get the most out of your meeting, you’ll need to know the right questions to ask.

If you’re struggling to come up with a good list, continue reading. Below you’ll find several questions that could make good starting points for a productive conversation with your dentist.


Why You Won’t Regret Getting a Root Canal

October 11, 2023

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Dental model showing root canal procedureIf your dentist has recommended a root canal, you might be hesitant to schedule the procedure. Let’s face it, root canal therapy has a bad reputation for being painful. However, new technologies and techniques make the procedure pain-free, so there’s no reason to delay treatment. If you’ve been contemplating whether to schedule your appointment, here’s why you won’t regret getting a root canal. 


Why Professional Take-Home Teeth Whitening Kits Are Superior to Store-Bought Varieties

September 13, 2023

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Woman smiles

Everyone wants a shiny, beautiful smile, but years of use will inevitably leave their mark on your teeth. Eating, drinking, and other lifestyle habits can leave yellowing, discoloration, or stains on your teeth that can be difficult to remove. Luckily, your dentist is prepared to provide you with a take-home teeth whitening kit that can make your smile up to ten shades brighter. Here’s why these kits from the dentist produce results superior to those of any whitening solution you can buy at the store.

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