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Types of Dental Sedation

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Sedation DentistrySome dental procedures are invasive and uncomfortable, and this is the reason why in the past most people would rather endure the pain of a decayed tooth than have it removed. Thanks to the discovery of sedatives, dental procedures are no longer a torturing experience for people.


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What Can Cosmetic Dentistry Do for You?

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Cosmetic DentistryIn this modern age, many people are much concerned about their look and beauty and will do anything to improve their personal appearance and self-esteem. It is becoming a paramount concern for people to preserve their eternal youth and cosmetic dentistry has been in the forefront to enable them to achieve their respective dream of stepping out in style. Cosmetic dentistry comprises of a variety of dental procedures applied by dentists to enhance the smile of their patients, as well as to improve their oral health, even though its main focus is to beautify smiles.


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Dangers of Oral Cancer

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Oral Cancer ScreeningAccording to the world health organization, there are more than 500,000 new cases of oral cancer reports yearly. The report also states that more than 250,000 death cases were due to oral cancer. Oral cancer is a threat to the human population and needs addressing with practical measures.


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How Laser Dentistry Fights Gum Disease

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Laser Dentistry for Gum Disease TreatmentGum disease is a progressive infection of the gums that originates from improper observation of the oral hygiene. How exactly does a gum disease start? When you don’t brush and floss your teeth properly, there’s formation of plaque which accumulates with time to form tartar. Plaque harbors bacteria that are harmful to your gums.


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Digital Dental X-Rays VS Traditional Dental X-Rays

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Digital Dental X-RaysThe history of radiology – a process also known as X-ray was dated back to the late 19th century when Wilhelm Rōntgen, a German physicist first developed it. After this initial achievement made by Rōntgen, X-ray later found its place virtually in all areas of medical fields while the dental industry is benefiting immensely from this amazing technology. This is a conventional method of X-ray that uses film radiography to examine the level of damage done to your teeth, gums, and mouth, and to determine the type of treatment needed to fix them. It is a traditional way of taking images of your teeth which is rapidly giving way to a more advanced and accurate digital X-ray technology.


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Dental Implants VS Dental Bridges

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Dental ImplantsThe last three decades have witnessed a remarkable advancement in the dental industry, particularly the techniques used in the replacement of teeth. Modern technology is revolutionizing the activities of dentists in providing a cutting-edge service to patients and completing several dental procedures without going through pain or discomfort. The common factor responsible for teeth to be extracted is an infection, but sometimes it could be due to misalignment of teeth or pain. However, a missing tooth is considered unattractive and may cause someone to lose self-confidence.


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What Can a Fluoride Treatment Do for My Teeth?

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Fluoride TreatmentTooth decay is usually caused by bacteria that are formed around teeth and gums as a sticky substance known as plaque. If you do not observe proper oral hygiene, the bacteria will produce an acid which can cause serious dental problems. Though the commonest way to prevent tooth decay is brushing your teeth twice daily and flossing daily to remove accumulated plaque, you need to visit your dentist regularly to examine your dental health and cleaning of your teeth.


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How Does Invisalign Work

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Invisalign Clear AlignersAre you considering going for a dental treatment to enhance your look and smile? Your dentist is in the best position to prescribe a treatment that will restore your confidence and a smile that can change everything. With Invisalign technology, you'll achieve having a smile that you have been craving for and that can be done without going through painful procedures.


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What Causes a Root Canal Treatment To Be Needed?

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Root Canal TherapyA root canal is a dental procedure that is intended to restore the healthy condition of your tooth after a bacteria attack. This procedure is required to save your badly infected tooth by removing the bacteria or dead tissue from it. Some people think that root canal is a painful procedure judging by what they have heard or read, but your dentist is very much concerned about your comfort and won’t put you through an unpleasant procedure. You don’t have to be worried if your dentist prescribes a root canal treatment because millions of teeth are saved through this method every year.


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What Are Dental Veneers?

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VeneersDental veneers are thin layers usually placed over a tooth to provide a natural beauty and an attractive smile. These dental techniques can be used to fix stained teeth or an uneven alignment. As a prosthetic device, a veneer is used to protect the surface of the tooth from damage and restore a fractured and stained one to create a bright and stunning smile. You may have small teeth that create much space which is difficult to be closed through orthodontics.


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