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Am I Too Old for Tooth Implants?

Am I Too Old for Tooth Implants?

Gaps in your smile aren't just a cosmetic issue. Missing teeth can make it more difficult to eat certain foods, which can affect your diet and nutrition. That's why dentists always recommend replacing a lost tooth to fill the gap and help restore the appearance and function of your smile.[1]If you'r..... Read more

Category: General Dental

How to Prevent Dental Injuries

How to Prevent Dental Injuries

Teeth are strong, but they're not indestructible. They can be damaged if you get hit in the face, trip and fall or bite something hard, while a tooth that's already been weakened can be damaged more easily.While some accidents can't be prevented, you can lower the risk of your teeth getting chipped,..... Read more

Category: Dental Emergency

Is Getting a Root Canal Painful?

Is Getting a Root Canal Painful?

Like most dental treatments, root canal therapy is performed using local anaesthesia. This numbs the area of the mouth being treated to prevent pain and discomfort during the procedure. According to one study, most patients who undergo root canal treatment in fact do not find it to be the most painf..... Read more

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4 Ways to Protect Your Child's Teeth

4 Ways to Protect Your Child's Teeth

Milk teeth (also known as baby or primary teeth, that is the set of teeth you have from birth) may be temporary, but that doesn't mean they can be ignored. If you can help children to establish good oral care habits from a young age, these can stick with them all through their lives.Losing teeth ear..... Read more

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5 Signs You Might Have Gum Disease

5 Signs You Might Have Gum Disease

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is inflammation of the gums by bacteria.Early stage disease is called gingivitis, and is usually easy to treat with good oral hygiene. If left untreated, the disease can become worse and cause permanent damage to gums and teeth. This advanced stage of ..... Read more

Category: Dental Emergency