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3 Care Tips to Keep Your Porcelain Veneers Pristine

3 Care Tips to Keep Your Porcelain Veneers Pristine

 If your journey into the realm of cosmetic dentistry has led you to an investment in porcelain veneers, you are probably already enjoying a brilliantly-white smile. Once the procedure has ended, the onus falls on you to make sure those picture-perfect results last....

Replacing Old Veneers: When Your Smile Make-Over Needs a Make-Over

Replacing Old Veneers: When Your Smile Make-Over Needs a Make-Over

 Thin shells of dental ceramic applied over your existing tooth, porcelain veneers are a popular option in the field of cosmetic dentistry these days. They are stain-resistant, durable, and capable of masking flaws and imperfections that have you second-guessing your...

Determining Your Candidacy for Porcelain Veneers

Determining Your Candidacy for Porcelain Veneers

 Perfectly-aligned and porcelain-white teeth are the end-goal for oral health aficionados around the world. A healthy smile is one of the most attractive facial features a person can have, being both visually appealing, and an indication of immaculate oral hygiene....

Foods to Avoid When Wearing Braces

Foods to Avoid When Wearing Braces

 Wearing braces is a two-way street, they help to straighten and fix up your teeth, but you must hold up the other end of the bargain by taking extra care of your mouth – more than just regular brushing and flossing.Some foods can loosen, damage or even dislodge the...

Oral Care On-the-Go

Oral Care On-the-Go

 When you are traveling, spending a few days away from home or are just extra concerned about oral care, it is important to know basic guidelines of how to take care of your teeth when you are on the go. These guidelines and products will help you maintain good oral...

Most Common Brushing Mistakes

Most Common Brushing Mistakes

After many years of brushing you've got the perfect technique to give your mouth the optimal clean feeling. Brushing your teeth the right way is important to your oral health. Brush up on your skills to make sure you're not making any of these common mistakes....

Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Snoring and Sleep Apnea

We see patients every day who ask us if there is anything we can do to help with their spouse or partner’s snoring. The answer is yes, we can. Oral appliances are extremely effective for reducing or eliminating snoring. There is however, a condition called sleep apnea...

Aftercare Wisdom Teeth Removal

Aftercare Wisdom Teeth Removal

 After wisdom teeth removal, the recovery process usually lasts just a few days. You have been prescribed painkillers by your dentist and they will help you cope with the pain. Beyond that here are some tips to help speed along your recovery. Periodically bite down...

Wisdom Teeth and the Removal Process

Wisdom Teeth and the Removal Process

 Many patients have questions about when and if they need to remove their wisdom teeth. There’s no clear cut answer that applies to everyone and decisions are made on a case by case basis. With that said, here is some general information about wisdom teeth and the...

Eat your sweets but take care of your teeth.

Eat your sweets but take care of your teeth.

We’ve all seen the research about the connection between sugar and tooth decay. And yet sweets play a huge part in our cultural holiday festivities. While Halloween is now behind us, the holiday season is just around the corner so we thought we’d pass on a few tips to...

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