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How to Find the Right Type of Denture

February 7, 2018
dentures

There’s a wide range of reasons you might be considering dentures. Whether it’s a cosmetic decision or to reduce pain in your mouth, finding the right type of dentures is key to help reduce problems in your mouth that you’re currently facing.

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What Exactly are Crowns & Bridges?

September 26, 2017
dental crown and bridge

Crowns and bridges are both fixed prosthetic devices. They are used to cover damaged or weakened teeth or fill gaps where teeth are missing. They can also be used as a cosmetic option to give you a brighter fuller smile without gaps or broken teeth.

Technology advancements have come a long way and laboratory made bridges and crowns are now made to look natural and unnoticeable. They can last up to a lifetime but most current crowns and bridges usually last between 5 and 15 years.

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Hawley Retainers or Begg Retainers – Which is Best for You?

August 3, 2017
orthodontic retainer

Choosing the correct type of retainer can be a tricky business. There are several options available, and each one has pros and cons associated with it. This article will go over the Hawley Retainer and the Begg Retainer. It will list pros and cons of each one, as well as who they are best suited for.

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Choosing the Perfect Type of Dental Crown

May 31, 2017
dental crowns

A dental crown (often referred to as a crown – or a cap) is a tooth-restoring apparatus. Its applications are many. Primarily, a crown is used when a tooth is accidentally cracked, severely decayed to the point where fillings won’t suffice or when its cavities are so extensive that a large amount of it gets drilled away. Crowns are also employed to strengthen anchor teeth to support a bridge or to create a tooth on a dental implant.

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6 Benefits of Getting a Hollywood Smile

March 21, 2017
Dental Veneers

The ‘Hollywood smile’ is associated with those perfect pearly whites flashed by celebrities. We see them planted all over magazines and TV – and it doesn’t take us long to realise that a sparkling set of pearly whites are often the secret behind a winning smile, not to mention those Hollywood good looks. Getting the perfect smile doesn’t just stop there thoug
h. Reducing gaps between teeth, encouraging whiter and brighter smiles and other dazzling differences all contribute to giving you that Hollywood beam.

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The Best Types of Fixed Restorative Dental Work

March 21, 2017
fixed restorative dental work

Natural teeth are meant to last you a lifetime. Unfortunately, this is not the case for most of us. Dentists work hard to preserve natural teeth by performing several restorative procedures that hide minor imperfections and strengthen the tooth. Preserving your teeth in the best possible way is an investment that shouldn’t be taken lightly. Because your teeth act as anchors for one another, one missing or detrimental tooth can affect your entire mouth.

Restorative dental work helps by installing an implant, denture or bridge to provide the necessary stabilisation. Whether your teeth have been damaged because of decay or trauma, getting restorative dental work can be one of the best things for you. Here’s a few of the most common procedures to consider.

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