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Dental Bonding Worth it

Is Dental Bonding Worth It?

By Jennifer | May 9, 2019

If you feel self-conscious about your smile due to a cracked, chipped, discolored or damaged tooth you may be considering dental bonding. If you are looking at bonding as a possible solution, you have probably already discovered that there are many different options at varying price points available including porcelain veneers and crowns. With so […]

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Chipped Tooth Repair

Chipped Tooth Repair Cost

By Jennifer | April 22, 2019

Approximately 25% of Americans with low income classify their teeth as being in poor condition. Among those in Arizona who do not regularly visit the dentist, 66% cite the high cost of treatment as their reason for not seeking dental care. The tooth enamel on the exterior of our teeth is extremely durable. Teeth may […]

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Does Tooth Bonding Break

Does Tooth Bonding Break Easily?

By Jennifer | April 15, 2019

If you are considering a cosmetic dental procedure, you may be considering tooth bonding. Bonding can be a viable option to help repair the shape, color and health of your teeth. What is Tooth Bonding? A bond is made out of a tooth colored composite resin. This material is called bonding because the resin will […]

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Tooth Bonding Hurt

Does Tooth Bonding Hurt?

By Jennifer | April 10, 2019

Tooth bonding is a type of cosmetic dentistry that is used to improve your smile and can help repair damaged teeth, fill in gaps, change the shape of a tooth, or improve the appearance of teeth that are discolored. Bonding can also be used to help preserve the root of a tooth that has become […]

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Dental Bonding or Porcelain Veneers

Dental Bonding or Porcelain Veneers: Which is Best For You?

By Jennifer | April 3, 2019

If you are looking to improve the appearance or functionality of your teeth you may be considering a wide array of cosmetic procedures. Two very different procedures that may be viable solutions for you are dental bonding and porcelain veneers. What’s the Difference? Dental Bonding To prepare your teeth for dental bonding, your dentist will […]

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Whitening Your Teeth After Dental Bonding

Whitening Your Teeth After Dental Bonding

By Jennifer | March 28, 2019

Everyone wants the whitest smile they can possibly get. Luckily, there are a few options available. Whitening treatments from your dentist or over-the-counter products can brighten your smile with just a few applications. However, if you have received dental bonding, your teeth may not whiten properly. What Is Dental Bonding? Dental bonding is a common […]

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Erase Your Tooth Gaps

How Dental Bonding Can Erase Your Tooth Gaps

By Jennifer | March 21, 2019

For many people, a gap between their teeth is an undesirable trait. It can make them self-conscious of their appearance as well as prove annoying while eating and drinking. Fortunately, there are several ways to fix a dental gap, and they are easier to fix than you might think. One of the most cost effective […]

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Denture Relining

How Denture Relining Can Solve Your Loose Dentures

By Jennifer | March 14, 2019

Anyone who has had full or partial dentures for a few years knows the struggle of dealing with loose fitting teeth. Unfortunately, this is a common issue for many people with false teeth because our mouths change over time and the inner lining of dentures can flatten due to pressure. Luckily, relining your dentures can […]

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Dentures Are Loose

My Dentures Are Loose. What Now?

By Jennifer | March 7, 2019

After years of use, your dentures may begin to fit loosely. People who wear dentures commonly deal with problem at some point in their life, and it can be very inconvenient. Dentures become loose because of the pressure that is continually applied to the gums and mouth bones. The pressure, though unnoticeable, will compress the […]

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Types of Partial Dentures

Types of Partial Dentures

By Jennifer | February 28, 2019

If you are missing one or more teeth your dentist may recommend dentures. Partial dentures are designed specifically for people that are missing one or more teeth on the upper or lower jaw but do not need a whole set of teeth replaced. Partial dentures consist of artificial teeth that are attached to a gum […]

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flexible partial dentures

Why you should choose flexible partial dentures over traditional ones

By Jennifer | February 21, 2019

For those who are missing teeth, dentures have been a popular solution for centuries. False teeth provide patients with the ability to eat comfortably and enjoy the smile they had before they lost their teeth. Over time, medical advances have created better-fitting, higher quality dentures, and the progress has continued with flexible partial dentures. These […]

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Benefits and Cost of Dentures

The Benefits and Cost of Dentures

By Jennifer | February 14, 2019

What Are Dentures? Dentures are a removable replacement for missing teeth. They typically consist of a pink, gum colored base, false teeth and sometimes, metal hooks that hold the dentures in place. Dentures can fill the gaps left by missing teeth depending on your needs. There are two different types of dentures: partial and complete. […]

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