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Should you Get Dental Veneers?

Cosmetic dentistry has greatly increased in popularity in recent years as people try to achieve a better smile. Your smile is a very important part of who you are as it can damage your self-esteem should you be embarrassed by the appearance of your teeth. One of the most minimally invasive procedures to improve the…

Tips to Help Crowns Last as Long as Possible

Tips to Help Crowns Last as Long as Possible Typically, when a patient goes to a dentist and they have a dental crown or crown(s) put in, they may hear the crown referred to as a “permanent crown.”  This statement can be a bit misleading to some patients, as they then think the “permanent” crown…

Dentures Can Lead to Bad Breath Struggles

Dentures Can Lead to Bad Breath Struggles Dentures are much like our natural teeth in that they can still have buildups of plaque and tarter.  It is this buildup of the plaque and tarter that leads to the bad smelling breath people often talk about with dentures.  However, there are things you can do to…

Adults Can Benefit from Dental Sealants, Too

Dental sealants are of course typically thought of in relation to children and young adults. Sealants are invaluable in the ever-on-going fight with tooth decay. But, what about older types of patients – do the sealants work the same? Dental Sealant Basics The ADA says that dental sealants are one of the most effective ways…

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