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Cosmetic Dentistry: Subtle Changes for Big Differences

Cosmetic dentistry involves large scale procedures such as braces for adults, but this field also offers simple procedures that can make a huge difference to your smile. Hi! My name is Corky, and I have been committed to having the best smile possible for years. However, like many people, I also have to live within a budget. Because of that, I have found the best ways to make my smile look amazing without spending a lot of time or money at the dentists. If you are looking for a place to learn about the procedures that give you the best value for your money, you have come to the right place. In this blog, I am going to discuss procedures ranging from teeth whitening to veneers, and I am going to tell you how to make your smile beautiful!

Top Reasons Why Your General Dentist May Recommend Tooth Extraction

One of the dreadful things that many adult patients don't want to hear from their general dentist (and understandably so) is that they will need to have their tooth (or teeth) removed. While dentures are ready replacements for missing natural teeth, they can never look and function exactly like natural teeth. Nonetheless, it is the dentist's job to recommend the best treatment options for the problems that their patients face, and if they recommend tooth extraction, they have good reasons for reaching that decision. Read More 

Dental Crowns: 5 Benefits

A dental crown is a cap which is designed to cover the surface of a damaged or missing tooth entirely. Your dentist may insert a dental crown for cosmetic reasons, such as to improve the look of a misshapen or discoloured tooth or for medical reasons, such as if you have broken a tooth and the root is exposed. Below is a guide to five benefits of having a dental crown installed. Read More 

When Your Aligner Goes AWOL: What to Do if You Lose Your Invisalign Aligner

During your Invisalign treatment, you can often become so accustomed to wearing your aligners that you literally forget they are even there. Whilst they are in your mouth, this isn't a problem. However, there will be times when you must remove your aligners for a while, such as during meals, while drinking hot drinks, brushing your teeth or doing a presentation. It is in these moments that you may misplace or lose your aligner. Read More 

Dental emergency: what you need to know about abscesses

Not all dental issues are emergencies. Sometimes you may feel some discomfort as the result of a troublesome wisdom tooth or mild decay, but these problems do not need to be addressed immediately. There are, however, certain conditions that require attention as soon as they are detected. One such condition is a dental abscess, which is an infection that can grow within two distinct areas of the mouth: the gums and teeth. Read More 

These Bad Habits Can Hurt Your Teeth

While it is good to have a normal practice of brushing and flossing every day, this isn't always enough to take care of your teeth. You might be doing some bad habits each day that are hurting your teeth more than you realize. Here are some bad habits to break right now. Brushing Immediately After Eating Many people like to brush their teeth after eating, whether because they wear braces or because they want to have their teeth as clean as possible all day long. Read More