Dental Procedures

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Dental Procedures 2017-05-20T13:45:27+00:00
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Dental Implants

A dental implant is an ideal tooth restoration for people who are missing one or more teeth as a result of injury, periodontal disease, or any other reason. A dental implant is a metal post…

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Tooth Whitening

Tooth whitening is a popular procedure to make teeth whiter and brighter, and therefore more attractive. Bleaching can be used to whiten stained and discolored teeth or simply to enhance a dull smile…

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Porcelain Veneers

Veneers are a dental procedure in which a covering is placed over the outside (visible area) of the tooth. Veneers are usually only done to the part of the tooth that is visible…

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Dental Crowns

Crowns are used to restore and enhance teeth that are damaged or to take the place of missing teeth. A crown, also referred to as a cap, is used to entirely cover a damaged tooth.

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Composite Fillings

A filling is a way to restore a tooth damaged by decay back to its normal function and shape. If you have a tooth that requires a filling, the dentist will first remove the decayed tooth material…

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Dental Bridge

A bridge is a method to fill a space created by missing teeth. A bridge is one or more artificial teeth that is cemented into place using the teeth on either side for support. A bridge replaces…

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Root Canals

Root canal treatment (also referred to as root canal therapy or endodontic therapy) is made necessary when a cavity reaches all the way to the pulp…

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Bonding

Bonding involves adhering composite resin material that is matched to the color of the tooth to the front of the tooth. This is done to repair damage done…

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Sealants

Sealants are used to fill in narrow grooves in a tooth that cannot be adequately cleaned by brushing. In some cases, the tooth structure has fine grooves or pits that…