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Hello and welcome, dear readers! If you haven't been to the dentist for quite some time, you may be feeling pretty nervous about your next appointment. Do not panic! This blog has been created in the hope that it will provide you with everything you need to know about making a visit to the dentist clinic. We will explore the different treatments available to you, the steps you can take to protect your teeth and gums, and some top tips which will make your appointment straight forward and hassle-free. Make sure that you check back soon for more updates. Thanks!

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5 Benefits of a Dental Bridge

22 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have two or more missing teeth adjacent to each other, a dental bridge could fill in the gap in your smile. While this might seem like a minor cosmetic benefit, dental bridges can actually improve your life in many ways. Here are five benefits of dental bridges that you should not overlook. 1. Restores Confidence Even if you do not think about the gap in your smile most of the time, you might feel disappointed with photos that show the gap. Read More …

3 Facts on Laser Surgery for Frenectomy of Newborn Babies

22 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Some babies are born with a condition known as tongue-tie, which makes it difficult for them to breastfeed freely. A frenum is a group of tissues responsible for connecting the tongue to the base of the mouth while linking the upper lip to the gums. Therefore, abnormalities in the frenum in the form of being very long or very thick can inhibit the free movement of the tongue and upper lip in babies. Read More …

The Success of a Dental Implant Can Be a Team Effort

21 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

It's not as though a dental implant is installed and then left to its own devices. Your dentist will schedule follow up appointments to determine the progress of osseointegration (which is when your jawbone fuses around the titanium bolt in order to secure it in place). The progress is generally checked between 8 and 24 weeks, and the precise schedule will vary from patient-to-patient. But what about if you feel as though something is wrong outside of these appointments? Read More …

Choosing Between Porcelain and Composite Veneers

21 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When you have your heart set on achieving a Hollywood smile, you'll find yourself choosing between composite and porcelain veneers. Although not all dentists offer both, it helps to understand how they compare. With a better understanding of how each type works, you can choose the best veneers for your mouth. Dentists Can Repair Composite One of the key advantages of composite veneers is that dentists can repair them. So if you chip your tooth during an accident, for example, you won't need a complete replacement. Read More …

How to Make Sure Your Dentures Remain Comfortable

21 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When you lose some of your natural teeth, certain functions become difficult. For example, you may find it difficult to chew as usual, and your teeth play an important role in speech. For a lot of people, missing teeth pose cosmetic concerns too. To replace your missing teeth, you may want to consider dentures. Your dentist will do all they can to make sure you enjoy a comfortable fit. There are some steps you can take to ensure they remain comfortable. Read More …