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What to Expect Recovering from Dental Implant Surgery

Dental implants are a standard solution when a person loses a tooth due to an accident or illness. The surgery to install dental implants involves placing a small titanium post into the jawbone.

7 Qualities Every Good Dentist Should Have

Finding a reliable dentist can be challenging. The American Dental Association advises people to look for certain qualities in the dentist that suit their needs.

Are You a Good Candidate for Invisalign®?

The American Academy of Clear Aligners maintains that people can achieve healthy and beautiful smiles with clear aligners like Invisalign®. Many people prefer these aligners to traditional metal braces. But are these clear aligners for you? Here are the details on being a good candidate for Invisalign. 

The Dental Implant Procedure: What to Expect

Various tooth replacement methods can help you chew your food, but they may not maintain the shape of your face. They may also hurt your jaw and gums. Dental implants are the ideal option for teeth replacement.

4 Reasons to Choose Invisalign Over Traditional Braces

Given a choice, would you get braces for your teeth or Invisalign aligners? Getting braces can be pretty scary. There is all that pain, metal, and unnaturally shiny smile. Still, there is no reason to live with a smile you dislike just because you hate braces. You can choose clear aligners instead of traditional metal braces to improve your smile. 

Can Receding Gums Grow Back?

Receding gums happen when your gums peel back from your tooth and expose the tooth root. It is a type of gum disease that comes about because of poor oral hygiene. Unfortunately, receding gums cannot grow back—at least not naturally. The damage that gum disease causes to the original gum tissue is irreversible. But some treatments can help prevent the condition from worsening.

Are Dental Implants Right for You?

Tooth loss is a common problem in many populations. Poor dental hygiene and dental injuries are common causes of this serious issue.

The Benefits of Choosing Professional Teeth Whitening

A bright and beautiful smile is one of our most desirable cosmetic goals. Everyone wants to have that smile that exudes confidence. Because of this, teeth whitening has grown in popularity in recent decades. It has also grown in popularity due to the increase of teeth whitening products in the market. 

Cosmetic Dentistry: How Do You Choose the Best Dentist?

Are you looking to improve your smile? If so, several choices are available for cosmetic dental work. A licensed and experienced dentist can transform almost anyone's teeth to give people their desired smile.

Back-to-school Dental Exams: 6 Questions to Ask Your Dentist   

According to the CDC, children with poor oral health miss school more often and have poor grades. Because of these issues, it is essential to have back-to-school dental exams for your child. Read on to learn six main questions you should ask your dentist.

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