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What’s the Best Toothbrush for Me?

Wasn’t it Shakespeare that penned, “What’s in a name? That which we call a toothbrush by any other name would clean our teeth”? No? Well, if he had written that, William would have been both poetically off the mark and wrong in a very practical sense. Of course, he would have probably only had the choice of […]

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Self-hypnosis for Dental Phobia-Can It Help?

Daniel hadn’t been to the dentist in years due to a phobia and anxieties about the sights, sounds and smells of the dental office. Finally, he had a bad enough toothache to the point where he couldn’t put it off anymore. Fortunately, he was able to see a dentist who understood his problems. After successfully treating his […]

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How Do I Find The Right Dentist?

You phone up to make an appointment for you regular check-up at the dentist. The receptionist regrets to inform you that your chosen dentist is no longer with the practice. Either they have retired, moved to a different clinic, or selfishly gone and kicked the bucket on you! The reality is that at some point you […]

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How Do I Get Dentures?

Over our lifetimes our bodies take a bit of wear and tear, not least of all our teeth! With this breakdown and subsequent loss of teeth, ‘gaps’ can start to emerge in the smile.  There are numerous options for restoring these gaps, and a popular one remains the use of dentures.​​ If you are wondering, ‘how […]

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How Do You Get Rid Of Gingivitis With Braces?

Braces are almost much a rite of passage for many young people nowadays. Having your teeth straightened by braces is also becoming a popular treatment choice for adults, who missed the boat when they were in their teens.​​ The outcomes are usually excellent, but an ongoing issue for patients is often an increased difficulty cleaning the […]

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What is a Dental Crown?

Dental crowns are a very common procedure at most surgeries, so common, in fact, that the dental staff sometimes forget that the patients might not know what they are talking about when they mention them in a treatment plan!​ So what is a dental crown? The answer is really rather simple…A Simple Definition Source Dental crowns […]

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How Can I Whiten My Teeth at Home?

If you had a magic wand, what would you do to your teeth? Now there is a fairly good chance that the word ‘whiter’ cropped up in your answer. If so, then you are not alone. This survey demonstrated that most people deem pearly whites to be a ‘must have’ for a prospective partner. This article seeks […]

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How Can I Make My Teeth White in a Day

Do you have an important event this weekend? Maybe it’s your college graduation day or even your wedding, and you know there will be a ton of photos taken to remember the day by. Or maybe you’ve just finally had enough and decided that you don’t want to wait any longer to get the smile […]

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How Much Does a Fake Tooth Cost?

Do you need a fake tooth or a set of fake teeth? Not sure how much it’s going to cost you? Fake teeth are specially designed teeth that are generally attached to the jawline through different procedures to mimic that of real teeth in everyday life. Unlike many other dental services, fake teeth tend to […]

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Are Teeth Whitening Kits Safe for You?

If you’ve been thinking about purchasing an at-home tooth whitening kit in order to achieve a brighter and more dazzling smile, you’re probably wondering if it will be effective – but that’s not all that you should be thinking about. So, let’s answer the question that we all have in our heads, is teeth whitening safe? But, […]

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How is a Bone Graft Done for Dental Implants?

If your dentist has recommended that you undergo a bone graft for future implants, you surely have a few questions and concerns. The procedure can sound incredibly invasive and downright scary when you first hear about it but once you become more informed, your concerns will be replaced with confidence. How is a bone graft done for […]

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All-on-4 Dental Implants: The End of Denture

The main solution for teeth loss in the past were dentures, but this is no longer the case. Dentures have been replaced with a more efficient and permanent treatment – dental implants. Source Certain people still have to rely on dentures because they could not benefit from dental implants due to bone loss. However, these […]

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