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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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Denture Repair

Denture Repair: Exploring Your Options

By Jennifer | February 7, 2019

Dentures can help fill in gaps created by missing teeth. Aside from the physical benefits, dentures can boost your confidence and improve your smile. They also help maintain the shape of your mouth and face as well as your existing bite. Dentures are custom made to fit your mouth and are aligned with your existing […]

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Dental Implants and Dentures

Alternatives to Dental Implants and Dentures

By Jennifer | January 24, 2019

If you are missing a tooth, you are probably exploring your replacement options. A lost tooth can be damaging cosmetically and to your overall oral health. Dental implants and dentures are two common strategies for dealing with a lost tooth but they are not your only options. There are a number of other alternatives to […]

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Dental Bridge vs Dental Implants

Dental Bridge vs Dental Implants – Which is Right For You?

By Jennifer | January 17, 2019

Two popular treatment options to replace teeth are dental bridges and implants. While both of these options can be very effective, it is important to be aware of the requirements of each as well as their differences so you can easily select the one that makes the most sense for you. What Are They and […]

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cost of dental implants

What is the Average Cost of Dental Implants

By Jennifer | January 10, 2019

Are you considering dental implants? If so, cost may be an important factor in your decision.  When dealing with any dental issue you have a wide array of options and it is important to consider what is best for your dental and oral health as well as your wallet. What are Dental Implants? Dental implants […]

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By Jennifer | December 4, 2018

Dentistry and the cosmetics industry share common ground. They both use tools that can be used to improve your confidence regarding your appearance. One of those tools is Restylane, a product that can add volume to your facial tissues and eliminate facial wrinkles and folds. At EVDP, we maintain a strong interest and profess expertise […]

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How Long Does Dental Bonding Last

How Long Does Dental Bonding Last?

By Jennifer | November 3, 2018

One of the most common procedures in cosmetic dentistry is dental bonding. Bonding teeth is a way to repair damaged or imperfect teeth as well as reduce gaps between front teeth. The process begins by scratching the teeth so the surface is somewhat rough. A resin is mixed to match the color as the tooth. […]

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How Much Do Lumineers Cost

By Jennifer | October 26, 2018

If you are thinking about improving your smile, you should explore Lumineers as an option. Lumineers, which are a type of dental veneer, are a well-known name brand. This type of dental veneer can cost between $800 and $2,000 with some costs as high as $2,000 per tooth. In some situations, individuals will find that […]

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