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how long do permanent veneers last

How long do permanent veneers last?

Veneers are porcelain shells that are bonded to teeth and match the color or shade of your natural teeth. Veneers give patients a beautiful and white natural-looking smile. To apply the veneers, a cement material is used. Veneers are typically used for chipped, stained, or uneven teeth to give patients that uniform and bright white

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Is a crown falling off a dental emergency?

Losing a crown can be painful or uncomfortable, and may cause concern. If you have a crown that has fallen off, seek dental help by calling our office. We will get you in the same day to address the issue. When a crown falls off the tooth underneath is exposed, and this can cause pain

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How does a dental crown work?

Dental crowns are needed to protect a weak tooth from breaking, or to restore a broken or damaged tooth. Typically crowns are placed after a root canal to help seal out any infection and prevent the tooth from further breaking. Crowns provide strength, prevent further damage, and fit over the teeth. Crowns can change the

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Foods You Should Avoid After Getting Veneers

Dental veneers can be used to transform your smile. If your teeth are discolored, stained, uneven or unsightly, veneers are a quick and incredibly noninvasive treatment option that covers these flaws and provides you with a full, white smile. In general, you can enjoy all of your favorite foods and beverages when wearing veneers. Veneers

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How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

Dental crowns are one of the most common restorations provided to patients. They can be made of ceramic or porcelain and some of them even have a metal based for extra stability. Regardless of the type of crown that you have, you might be wondering how long your new restoration will last and how to

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Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

Enjoying a great smile is ageless; teens and adults of all ages can benefit from both an aesthetic and oral health perspective through teeth straightening. A consultation with your dentist will demonstrate how orthodontics with Invisalign can enhance your appearance, and more importantly improve your oral health. Why Invisalign?  When you select Invisalign as your

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CEREC and Same Day Crowns

The availability of same day crowns offers many advantages … fewer trips to the dentist for treatment, no need to wear a temporary for weeks while waiting for your permanent restoration, and thanks to digital technology, in many cases there is no need for an impression to be made using trays of messy and uncomfortable

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Fractured Tooth: Will a dental crown help?

Dental crowns are a fabulous tool that allow a patient to save a tooth that might otherwise be lost due to a fracture or excessive decay. If a tooth is broken, but the tooth’s roots have remained intact, your dentist can prepare your tooth for a crown that will feel natural and look great. Options

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Food Friends and Foes for Your Teeth

Maintaining good dental health throughout your lifetime takes diligence … brushing and flossing every day coupled with visiting your dentist every six months for cleaning and exam are two very important aspects for keeping teeth and gums in great shape. What you eat and drink also play a very large role in dental health. Food

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Smile Makeover: What are my options?

A smile makeover is more accessible now than ever before. A consultation with your cosmetic dentist will reveal the many procedures available that can enhance your appearance. Ways to Improve Your Smile Teeth Whitening – Stained or discolored dentition can ruin your smile. But teeth whitening products available through your dental provider have many advantages

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Do I really need to pay attention to my tongue?

The appearance of your tongue can be very informative. White markings or patches, tongue discoloration, a swollen tongue, growths, sores … many problems associated with your tongue can be harmless. But some may be indicative of a more serious problem. If you notice changes in the appearance of your tongue, it is always best to

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4 Dental Fads to Drop

Sometimes a DIY recipe can come in handy when you’re low on makeup remover or a household cleaner. Unfortunately, it’s not always wise to trust “do it yourself” information from people we know or from content on social media. Following are four dental fads to avoid. Be sure to consult a dentist before attempting any

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