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Metal Dental Crowns: Are They Right For You?

What's the best part of a metal dental crown? This is definitely its strength (and the resulting longevity of the crown). What's the worst part? It's undoubtedly the fact that a metal crown can't mimic the natural color of a tooth, meaning this type of dental restoration tends to look rather obvious. So why would a patient choose a metal crown over one of the more natural-looking alternatives? Common Dental Crown Materials Read More 

Keep Your Teeth White In Between Teeth Whitening Treatments: What You Can Do

Whitening with gels and toothpaste works very well if you use them correctly, but in between those whitening sessions is where you need to pay attention. After a while, the whitening can fade back to yellow or off-white and you have to have another whitening session to whiten your teeth again. To help lengthen the time in between these cosmetic whitening procedures, there are things you can do to keep your teeth white and prevent your teeth from staining again. Read More 

How Does IV Sedation Work At The Dentist?

Do you need to get a major dental procedure done at the dentist, and you're looking into different forms of sedation dentistry to help you get through it? IV sedation may be the best option for you. Here are some questions you'll likely have about IV sedation. What Is It Like To Use IV Sedation? One of the nice things about using IV sedation is that you will be completely relaxed and comfortable. Read More 

Why You Should Consider Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you happy with what you see after you smile in the mirror? If not, then you aren't alone. It's common to feel insecure about discolored or misaligned teeth, which is why the popularity of cosmetic dentistry is on the rise. More people are opting for cosmetic dentistry for their dental needs.  Cosmetic dentistry helps improve the aesthetics and functionality of your teeth. It includes different procedures that vary depending on your current problem and desired results. Read More 

Trouble With Your Dental Implants? Easy Ways To Cope

No doubt about it, dental implants have revolutionized the way we deal with lost teeth. Not only is having a complete smile key for appearance purposes, but missing teeth can jeopardize the health of the entire mouth. Dental implants are usually worry-free, but a condition known as peri-implantitis might flare up in your mouth. To find out more, read below. How Does Peri-implantitis Present? This type of gum inflammation begins the way almost all do and the signs can easily be missed. Read More