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  • What is orthodontic treatment?

    What is orthodontic treatment? Orthodontic treatment is a way of straightening or moving teeth, to improve the appearance of the teeth and how they work. It can also help to look after the long-term health of your teeth, gums and jaw joints, by spreading the biting pressure over all your teeth. How long is ortho treatment? On average, it takes about 24 months to complete an orthodontic treatment. Some patients require less than...
  • what is rootcanal treatment means?

    what is rootcanal tretment means Why does a tooth require root canal treatment (R.C.T.)? Basically tooth is made of three layers, outer strong and hard enamel, intermediate tough dentin and inner soft pulp that contains the nerve ending, blood vessels and others cells which maintain the vitality of the tooth. When dental decay is allowed to progress, it results in a deep cavity that may reach the...
  • Dental posts and cores.

    Dental posts and cores.  After your tooth's root canal treatment has been completed, your dentist may recommend the placement of a dental crown.They may also tell you that a dental post and core (or else just a core without a post) must be placed before the crown can be made. Related pages about restoring root canalled teeth. a) What is a "core"?  Teeth sometimes have large portions missing due to decay, fracture, the...
  • The Importance of Regular Dental Visits

    The Importance of Regular Dental VisitsTo Prevent Oral Cancer To Prevent Gum Disease To Help Maintain Good Physical Health To Keep Your Teeth To Detect Dental Problems Early To Maintain Good Oral Health To Use Your Dental Insurance Plan To Create a Treatment Plan To Have a Bright and White SmileDental Visit - Every Six Months Have you ever wondered why the American Dental Association and your dentist recommend you...
  • Dental Veneers background information

    Dental Veneers background informationVeneers offer one of the best cosmetic dentistry options for people wanting whiter teeth than bleaching can achieve or who want to camouflage spaces between “gappy” teeth and/or overcrowded teeth. Veneers also reflect light and their surfaces are like the natural enamel of your teeth. However, unlike bleaching, having veneers on your teeth is a permanent treatment, as they need to be replaced after regular periods. What are...
  • Dental Implants background information

    Dental Implants background information Dental implants are a new way of replacing single, or a whole set of completely missing teeth, and are a real alternative to dentures for people who have a lot of missing teeth. If you lose a tooth, your jawbone automatically shrinks, making your face look older. Dental implants can slow or stop this process.Dental implants remove the pain and discomfort of removable full or partial dentures. Since...
  • 6 things a dental cleaning can do for you

    6 things a dental cleaning can do for you 1.Prevent cavities The whitish film that builds up on your teeth is called plaque and is the leading cause of tooth decay. This acidic substance eats away at the tooth enamel and, if left unattended, can lead to cavities. Plaque can be removed by brushing, flossing and dental cleanings. 2.Stop tooth loss Gum disease, which starts with built-up plaque, is a major cause of tooth...