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Top Reasons Not to Skip Dental Cleanings

Dental cleaning is something that we all skip from time to time. I think that the reason we skip the procedure is because we really don't understand how important it is. We think that because we spend time caring for our teeth each day, and get through the examination with out any problems that we can skip a cleaning and suffer no repercussions. Having been diagnosed with oral cancer that could have been caught earlier for a better outcome, I have learned just how important dental cleanings are. Learning why something seemingly unimportant is crucial to your overall health may help you reconsider skipping your next cleaning. This site will help you learn why dental cleanings are so important, by teaching you what your dentist looks for during the examination.

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Dental Implants: Q And A

Receiving a dental implant can transform your appearance. Still, you may know little about dental implants or the procedure involved in your tooth replacement. Here are a few questions and answers to help you better understand what to expect: How is a dental implant placed? Your dentist inserts the dental implant into the bone of your jaw during an outpatient surgical procedure.  As the implant is positioned, it is drilled into the jawbone, where it eventually heals into place. Read More 

3 Tips to Help Keep Your Teeth Clean and Healthy Between Dental Visits

One of the biggest battles for keeping your teeth clean, healthy, and free of decay, is removing the build-up of plaque on your teeth before it can harden into tartar. After plaque has hardened into tartar, it will need to be scraped from your teeth by your dentist. Here are some tips to help you keep your teeth clean and healthy. Bush and Floss It may seem like an easy concept, but brushing and flossing daily is a habit that can quickly be broken when you don't follow through with it. Read More 

4 Tips For Taking Care Of Dentures

Living with dentures doesn't have to be a challenge. This is frequently the most sought after procedure that will enable you to have a higher quality of life and restore your teeth in the process. The key to getting the longest use and the most wear from your dentures may rest in taking the right care of them. Being aware of some tips that can enable you to properly care for your dentures is sure to be helpful to you. Read More 

Steps To Saving Your Smile

If you have broken your tooth you want to make a call to get in and see your dentist right away. Even if it is just a small chip, you want to get it looked at and repaired as soon as possible. Even a small chip can put you at greater risk of cavities. Also, if your tooth took on enough trauma to be visibly injured then there is also a chance that you may have a fracture in it and this is something that should definitely be looked at by your dentist immediately. Read More 

2 Reasons To See A Cosmetic Dentist When Attempting To Whiten Your Teeth

A cosmetic dentist is the absolute best resource at your disposal if you are trying to get your teeth as white as possible, mostly due to the various methods and approaches that he or she has at his or her disposal that are not available in store-bought whitening kits. Listed below are two reasons to see a cosmetic dentist when attempting to whiten your teeth. See Results As Soon As Possible Read More