Age of Wisdom: Why Some Children Need Wisdom Teeth Removal

Posted on: 24 February 2022

If you've had your wisdom teeth extracted, you probably remember that it wasn't the most pleasant experience, even if it wasn't all that bad. You probably felt a bit flat for a day or two while you recovered, but then it was back to business as usual (although with a healthier smile). You were likely to have been in your late teens or early twenties when your wisdom teeth were removed by your dentist—which is why it might seem odd, all these years later, when your family dentist tells you that your relatively young child needs to have their wisdom teeth removed.
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3 Signs You Are a Good Candidate for Dental Implants

Posted on: 11 January 2022

Dental implant surgery may be an option if you suffer from tooth loss—perhaps due to an injury, periodontal disease or some other reason. However, not everyone is a good candidate for this treatment option.  A dentist will need to evaluate the bone mass in your jaw and oral health, as well as general body health to determine if you qualify for the treatment. Here are three telltale signs you're a good candidate for dental implants.
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The Three Most Popular Types of Dental Crowns

Posted on: 17 November 2021

A fractured, broken, or damaged tooth can have long-term effects. For instance, you lose your smile and tooth functionality since it is difficult to chew or bite with a fractured or broken tooth. Moreover, you risk cutting your tongue or lips with the exposed sharp edges of a broken tooth. Thus, it is advisable to find a solution fast to restore your smile and tooth functionality and prevent injuries. Notably, dental crowns are a popular choice for covering damaged teeth, and they include a customised cap.
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Teeth Whitening: Frequently Asked Questions

Posted on: 24 September 2021

Teeth whitening is a common dental procedure, but many people have questions about why it is necessary or how it works. If you need to find answers to your questions before you feel comfortable having your teeth whitened, then read on. Why Is Teeth Whitening Necessary? Teeth naturally accumulate stains from the foods you eat, the beverages you drink, and the lifestyle you live. Many otherwise healthy foods, such as berries, along with common favourites, such as coffee and red wine, can cause dental staining.
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