Cosmetic Dentistry: 2 Methods For Whiter Teeth

Posted on: 22 April 2015
Perhaps the most commonly cited reason for requesting cosmetic dentistry is the desire for whiter teeth. There are myriad ways to go about whitening one's teeth, and each method has certain advantages over the other. The following is a short overview of two different teeth whitening options available from a local dentist's office like Valley Oak Dental Group Inc. Gel & Liquid Bleaching Agents If you're looking to have your teeth professionally whitened in a dentist's office, there's a good chance your dentist will employ a concentrated bleaching agent.
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Potentially Confusing Terms Your Dentist May Use When Discussing Your Dental Implants

Posted on: 9 April 2015
While most patients pull through the process of having dental implants put into place perfectly fine, it is a surgical procedure. Thus, it's important that you understand what your dentist says to you regarding the procedure, how it will be performed, and what you can expect after surgery. Dentists are human, too, and sometimes they forget that their patients are not as knowledgeable about medicine and dental care as they are.
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Treatment Options When Your Child Has Dubreuil-Chambardel Syndrome

Posted on: 23 March 2015
Dubreuil-Chambardel syndrome is a genetic condition that causes dental cavities and decay in the upper front teeth. Symptoms appear in mid- to late-teenagers and a failure to treat the problem quickly can cause the decay to spread to neighboring teeth. If left untreated too long, it might become necessary to extract the affected teeth. What are the treatment options when your child has Dubreuil-Chambardel syndrome? They vary according to how quickly treatment is started after onset.
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3 Strategies to Encourage Children to Brush Their Teeth

Posted on: 5 March 2015
As a parent, you are the most important person in your child's world. You are their playmate, their teacher, and their protector. Taking care of your child's health is a top priority. As your child ages, it becomes more important than ever to impart upon them how important it is to take care of their oral health. Here are three strategies to encourage good oral hygiene practices for your kids.
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