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Root Canal
07 Feb 2019

Root Canal Treatment

Root Canal Treatment Root Canal is a treatment to repair and save a badly damaged or infected tooth instead of removing it. The term “root canal” comes from cleaning of the canals inside a tooth’s root. Decades ago, root canal treatments often were painful. With dental advances and local...

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Tooth Extraction
03 Feb 2019

Tooth Extraction

Tooth Extraction (Pulling a Tooth) Tooth Extraction Having a tooth pulled in adulthood is sometimes necessary. Reasons for Pulling Teeth Although permanent teeth were meant to last a lifetime, there are a number of reasons why tooth extraction may be needed. A very common reason involves a tooththat is too badly damaged, from trauma...

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dental bridge
27 Jan 2019

Dental bridge vs. dental implant

Implant-supported dental bridge dental bridge As the name implies, implant-supported bridges use dental implants as opposed to crowns or frameworks. Typically, one implant is surgically placed for every missing tooth, and these implants hold the bridge in position. If one implant for each missing tooth isn’t possible, the bridge...

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dental bridge
20 Jan 2019

Dental Bridge What is it?

What is a dental bridge? If you have missing teeth, your dentist can close — or bridge — the gaps in your smile with dental bridges. A dental bridge is a false tooth (called a pontic) that is held in place by the abutment teeth on either side of the gap. Although...

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Filling
06 Jan 2019

Filling What is it?

Filling What is it? Filling is a way to restore a tooth damaged by decay back to its normal function and shape. When a dentist gives you a filling, he or she first removes the decayed tooth material, cleans the affected area, and then fills the cleaned out cavity...

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Gum
02 Jan 2019

Gum Surgery What Do I Need To Know?

Gum: Your dentist has recommended that you see a periodontist, a dental specialist who treats periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is a bacterial infection that infects the gum tissue causing inflammation, redness, swelling and loss of bone around the teeth. It can affect one tooth or many. How did I...

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Root Canal
24 Dec 2018

Root Canal treatment?

What is Root Canal treatment? Root canal treatment, also known as endodontic treatment, is the process of removing infected, injured or dead pulp from your tooth. The space inside the hard layers of each tooth is called the root canal system. This system is filled with soft dental pulp...

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Root Canal
20 Dec 2018

Root Canal What Is It?

Root Canal What Is it ? Root Canal Despite what you may have heard or read online about it, the goal of a Root Canal isn’t to cause you immense pain. Instead, the goal of the procedure is to save a tooth that is severely infected. As the National Institutes...

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Braces
09 Dec 2018

Braces 10 Benefits You Will Get

Braces 10 Benefits You Will Get 1. Braces  Prevent Gum Disease Gum disease can spell out trouble for your mouth if you’re not taking care of your teeth and gums properly. Fortunately, braces can help space teeth out properly so you can have an easier time brushing and flossing...

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dental implant
25 Nov 2018

SINGLE TOOTH DENTAL IMPLANT

If you are missing a single tooth, one implant and a crown can replace it. A dental implant replaces both the lost natural tooth and its root. What are the advantages of a single-tooth implant over a bridge? A dental implant provides several advantages over other tooth replacement options. In...

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