These 4 Issues Signal A Dental Emergency

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People with dental issues often try to tough things out. Whether they ignore the problem altogether or want to wait until their next dentist appointment, this risks letting a dental emergency get worse. Anyone who notices one of these four problems should call a visit to an emergency dentist immediately. Facial Pain It is common to ignore pain because people assume it will die down. However, this could be a major mistake.

5 December 2022

Not Been To The Dentist In A While? Know What To Expect

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Has it been a while since you've gone to a dentist, and are finally going in for a teeth cleaning and examination?  If so, you'll want to have an idea about what to expect during your visit.  X-rays  Your dentist is going to want to see what is going on inside your teeth, which involves taking X-rays. It is very likely that your dentist will not only take bitewing X-rays but a full mouth X-ray as well.

1 November 2022

What Factors Make You a Good Candidate for Same-Day Dentures?

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Denture technology has progressed substantially over the past few years. Because of that, you can now get natural-looking dentures in just one day or one dental visit. If you want to fill a gap in your smile or you are about to have some teeth extracted, same-day dentures might be right for you. Not everyone is a good candidate for same-day dentures. Read on to find out if immediate dentures are the right choice for you.

28 September 2022

Why You Still Need To Practice Good Dental Hygiene With Implants

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After you complete a dental implant procedure and have the final crown secured, you may think your troubles with the new "teeth" are no more. And in a way, you're correct; implant crowns won't get cavities, nor will they develop the brownish hues that you might see in a tooth where there's no cavity but the enamel is weakening. You won't have sensitivity from the implants when you eat or breathe cold air.

25 August 2022

How To Simplify Your Dental Implant Procedure

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You may have discussed dental implants with your dentist if you have permanent teeth that have fallen out. To make this procedure easier to deal with as a whole, here are several actions you can take.  Opt For a Virtual Visit Initially If you're on the fence about getting dental implants or just want to find out some important information about this procedure, then it's a good idea to utilize virtual consultations with a dentist.

25 July 2022

Everything You Need To Know About Regular Dental Care For Adults

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It's easy to overlook your oral care, especially as an adult. With so much else about which to worry, your teeth and gums are often left neglected. However, regular dental care is an easy way to drastically boost your oral care without much effort or money. If you would like to know more about regular dental visits, keep reading. It Includes Cleaning, Visual Exams, and X-Rays Regular dental visits consist of routine exams and cleanings.

16 June 2022

Why You Might Want to Choose Invisalign for Straight Teeth

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If you have finally come to the decision that you want to do something about your teeth so they can become straight, you will want to consider the option of Invisalign. Of course, if you are not familiar with this type of product and only know about standard metal braces, you might not know whether it would be a good choice for you. To help you make the decision that is right for your situation, you will want to spend a few minutes reading through the following points:

29 March 2022

Need A Tooth Pulled? How To Prep For Tooth Extraction Surgery

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If you're lucky, you're going to have your tooth extraction surgery done in no time at all, and you'll be in and out of the dentist's chair. However, not all tooth extractions are so easy. It's wise to prepare ahead of time for the dental visit so you can have the best recovery time. A dentist's office—such as Conestoga Oral Surgery—will let you know in advance how long they expect your tooth extraction surgery to take, and should also give you advice for preparing for the extraction.

29 March 2022

Dental Sealants: Are They Right for Children?

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As a parent, you are responsible for introducing your child to dental practices like brushing to avoid dental problems such as tooth decay. Cavities and decay are common among children due to their affinity to sweet sugary foods. Therefore, you need to ensure you are taking enough measures to help them fight tooth decay. One way to keep tooth decay at bay is by getting dental sealants. Here are three reasons to consider taking your kid to get dental sealants.

22 February 2022

Helpful Tips to Prepare You for an Upcoming IV Sedation Dental Appointment

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When you need dental work with surgery, it is best to make your appointment as comfortable as possible for yourself, which you can achieve with IV sedation dentistry. Talk to your dentist about adding this option to your procedure, but also make sure you prepare properly before your appointment. Here are some recommendations to help you have a successful IV sedation dentistry appointment. Prepare for the Appointment The days leading up to your appointment will provide you with some time to prepare for your IV sedation dental work.

12 January 2022