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Microdontia and Macrodontia

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When it comes to the shape and size of teeth, many are surprised to learn that genetics play a key role. Thus, when adults have very small teeth, similar to the size of primary baby teeth, this is a condition called Microdontia. Classified as a developmental disturbance, Microdontia is a common oral health problem that […]

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When You Have an Abscessed Tooth

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Does the inside of your mouth or jaw ache? Are you experiencing pains while chewing or have you noticed that your gums are inflamed and puffy in a particular area? These symptoms could point to an abscessed tooth, which is classified as a fluid-filled sac containing pus and bacteria. Depending on where an abscess is […]

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Your Dental Emergency

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No one considers the odds of having a dental emergency. Yet, it’s important to know what is considered a true emergency and what’s not. We recommend having your dentist’s contact information on hand at all times. After all, most dental practices have emergency protocols, and can assist patients when they are in need. In turn, […]

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Veneers: A Versatile Restoration

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Falling into the category of cosmetic dentistry, veneers are a layer of porcelain or composite that covers the front surfaces of teeth. Whether veneers are referred to as porcelain, dental or cosmetic veneers, they serve the same purpose—to address various concerns with teeth such as chips, cracks, spacing, misalignment or discoloration. Given the versatility of […]

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10 Ways To Amp Up Your Oral Health Routine

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While you may spend a few minutes at the sink every morning and night brushing your teeth, a visit to the dentist might reveal that it’s not enough. Thus, if your mouth is not getting the attention it needs, Colgate lists ten ways to help amp up your oral health routine. Use The Right Technique […]

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What’s TMD (Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction)?

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Though it remains widely misunderstood, Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction, or TMD affects millions of individuals each year. Sometimes referred to as TMJ, with a greater emphasis on the jaw joint, TMD has a number of suspected causes, including injury to the jaw or neck muscles, grinding teeth, arthritis, stress, or a combination of all of these. […]

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The Importance of Pediatric Dental Care

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As the most chronic childhood problem (up to age 17), tooth decay and cavities are five times more common than asthma and seven times more common than hay fever, as reported by the Consumer Guide To Dentistry. Given the severity of oral health ailments, every parent needs to understand the importance of pediatric dental care, […]

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Valplast Dentures: Strength, Flexibility, and Comfort?

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For many years, the word denture and the word comfort would never be associated together in a positive way. Yet, more and more dentists are prescribing the innovative Valplast Flexible Partial Dentures because their unique design demonstrates strength, flexibility, and comfort—yes, comfort! Surprising to some, Valplast is not a new material. Rather, it is the […]

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Why Is Teeth Whitening So Popular?

Cypress TX Cosmetic Dental Treatments

While brushing, flossing, and a commitment to regular dental checkups is essential for maintaining a great smile, many patients continue to feel as though their smile is lacking a bit of sparkle. According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, when asked about the one thing that they’d like to change concerning their smile, the […]

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The Promises of Sedation Dentistry

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If you are one of the many individuals across the United States that experience anxiety about visiting the dentist, you are not alone. Whether you have a low pain threshold, sensitive teeth, or if previous examinations have left a bad taste in your mouth, it’s important to consider the many advancements in dentistry that are […]

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