Why Digital X-Rays Are Better Than Traditional X-Rays

Why Digital X-Rays Are Better Than Traditional X-Rays

May 31, 2021


When you have a dental issue, your oral health care provider will first perform a visual inspection. This way, they can give you answers and help you treat your dental problem before they become too advanced. However, a visual exam doesn't always give them all the information they need. This is where X-rays, also called radiographs, become useful. They help your dentist detect possible tooth decay or diseases that aren't visible to the naked eye. X-rays let them see between and inside your teeth, giving your dentist the whole picture. 

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Am I a Candidate for LANAP?

Am I a Candidate for LANAP?

April 30, 2021


It is a surprise to many people that researchers are making huge advancements in the use of laser technology to treat dental diseases. It might seem odd to think of lasers in the dentist’s chair, but this is, in fact, becoming more and more common for in-office treatments.

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How Flossing Can Help with Periodontal Disease

How Flossing Can Help with Periodontal Disease

March 31, 2021


By now, most people know that flossing helps prevent gum disease and tooth decay. However, most people do not understand how this happens. It is important to realize that poor flossing habits can leave the individual at risk of serious oral problems. It helps to understand how flossing correctly can help with periodontal disease.

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Dental Emergency: When to See the Dentist

Dental Emergency: When to See the Dentist

January 31, 2021


A baby starts developing teeth at the age of six months. Growing up, humans develop permanent teeth and wait for the tooth fairy to fill their piggy banks too. Teeth must be looked after properly to avoid any painful situations. You should always visit your dentist every six months for a regular checkup, ensuring your teeth are clean and healthy. Here are some signs your teeth may be in trouble and would require immediate professional dental attention.

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What Is the Process of Getting Dental Implants?

What Is the Process of Getting Dental Implants?

January 30, 2021


The spacing of your teeth contributes immensely to their attractiveness. One or more gaps from missing permanent teeth may cause you to be insecure about your appearance. But, you can have dental implants to seal these gaps permanently. Luckily, dental implants give the impression of and function like regular teeth.

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