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How Long Do Dental Crowns Usually Last?


Dental crowns are permanent dental fixtures. This means you need a dentist to remove your dental crown. However, dental crowns, like all other dental appliances, have a lifespan that depends on how well you care for your dental crowns and general wear-and-tear. Here, we cover dental crowns, the process, and how long dental crowns usually [...]

How Long Do Dental Crowns Usually Last?2023-09-09T14:56:27-04:00

Can Damaged Dentures Be Repaired?


While dentures are made to last, accidents can happen. Dentures are primarily made of metal and resin and are made to stand up to wear and tear over time. However, if you’ve noticed sore spots in your mouth, cracking, hairline fractures, or fully broken teeth along your dentures, it’s time to visit your dentist. Here, [...]

Can Damaged Dentures Be Repaired?2023-08-01T13:31:46-04:00

7 Benefits of Dental Veneers


If you're considering dental veneers, you're in luck. This dental procedure has a wide range of upsides, making it a great choice for anyone looking to improve the overall appearance of their teeth while still maintaining their natural teeth. Let's look at the seven benefits of dental veneers and how they can upgrade your smile.  [...]

7 Benefits of Dental Veneers2023-07-05T14:53:01-04:00

How Long Do You Have to Wait for Permanent Dentures?


Whether your dentist recommended dentures or you're interested in replacing some or all of your teeth, you may wonder how long it takes to get permanent dentures. While permanent dentures are a long-term solution to missing teeth, getting permanent dentures crafted and fitted to your mouth is not a short process. Getting dentures can be [...]

How Long Do You Have to Wait for Permanent Dentures?2023-02-02T14:34:34-04:00

What Do I Do If My Tooth Filling Fell Out?


While dental fillings are made to last a long time, your dental filling may occasionally become dislodged or fall out. When this happens, you must make an appointment with your dentist as soon as possible.    Dental fillings cover holes left behind in your teeth after your dentist removes decayed enamel. If your filling falls [...]

What Do I Do If My Tooth Filling Fell Out?2022-11-29T10:44:52-04:00

Why Should Wisdom Teeth Be Removed?


The removal of wisdom teeth has become a common dental surgery in the United States. But some patients wonder why they need their wisdom teeth removed. After all, growing your wisdom teeth is a natural process, much like having your baby teeth fall out, so why do they need to be removed? However, you'd need [...]

Why Should Wisdom Teeth Be Removed?2022-11-01T07:30:58-04:00

What Are the Signs of a Root Canal Infection?


Root canals may seem intimidating at first. If your dentist mentions you may need a root canal, it's normal to be confused about what to expect. After all, people tend to say they'd "rather get a root canal" than their least-favorite activities at the time. So let's look at what to expect when you get [...]

What Are the Signs of a Root Canal Infection?2022-10-01T07:17:20-04:00

Is Nitrous Gas Safe to Use?


Nitrous gas, also known as happy or laughing gas, is primarily used for sedation by medical professionals, including dentists. The main advantage of nitrous gas is that it is a safe and effective sedation method.   N20 is the least potent inhalation anesthetic, thus making it a preferred option for all dental patients. It's also [...]

Is Nitrous Gas Safe to Use?2022-09-01T15:22:49-04:00

Can You Take Dental Implants Out?


Dental implants are known as permanent dental solutions. However, there are some situations where dental implants may need to be removed or replaced. In most cases, dental implants are a lifelong investment that can replace or protect your remaining teeth. In some cases, however, dental implants may need to be removed due to infection, failure [...]

Can You Take Dental Implants Out?2022-08-31T21:42:05-04:00

What Type of Tooth Fillings Are Best?


Tooth decay can occur even when brushing and flossing daily. You can solve this by visiting your local dentist to get a tooth filling. It will help restore your tooth structure and prevent further damage. Tooth fillings are made with different materials, and some are better than others.   Tooth fillings are amongst the most [...]

What Type of Tooth Fillings Are Best?2022-07-06T09:34:12-04:00
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