Will Dental Hygiene Keep My Smile Healthy?

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Like any other part of your life, you end up wondering if there’s some way to streamline your dental care, so you can make it as quick, easy, and convenient and possible. What you are overlooking is the fact that we have already done this for you! We set forth guidelines regarding dental hygiene and professional care that are as polished as possible, so you’re not wasting time, energy, or money. So, when you start wondering if you can cut some corners (even though it may be with the best of intentions), the answer is: Nope! Learn more.

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Why Do My Teeth Hurt When I’m Sick?

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Have you ever noticed that when you’re sick in bed with the common cold, sinus infection, or some other type of illness that leaves you with some serious congestion, your teeth hurt? There’s nothing like dealing with one problem only to be faced with discomfort in your smile, too! To help you make sense of why this oral health dilemma is happening to you, whether you’re alone or if this is quite common (no worries, it’s a frequent concern), and what to do about it, we are here to help!

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Help! I Burned My Tongue!

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It’s just one of those things that can ruin your entire day. One moment, you’re reaching in gleeful anticipation for your first sip of coffee. The next, your tongue feels scorched and you are scolding yourself for rushing. Now you’ll have to go through the entire day with an uncomfortable tongue that makes delighting in eating and drinking anything but possible. To help you deal with the discomfort (and to help you avoid it in the future), we would love to share some oral health advice.

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Do I Need Bonding, Contouring, Or Porcelain Veneers?

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As you become fully aware of your cosmetic care options, you may discover that though dental bonding, contouring, and veneers should be easy to distinguish from one another, determining which one you need can be quite confusing. Sometimes you need both bonding and contouring. Sometimes you could use bonding or veneers. While a consultation with us will give you the final answer you need for your care, we are happy to help you out a bit with figuring out which treatment or treatments will work for specific needs.

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Take Invisalign Trays Out Before Eating

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When you’re receiving Invisalign treatment, you get to experience the joy of removable aligner trays. While this is usually very convenient, you may find that there are times when you would actually prefer to keep those trays in your mouth (even though we may have suggested you remove them). When it comes to eating, we know that it’s not always fun to have to take your trays out in front of other people (or find a place to store them). However, following our recommendations is extremely important to the success of your treatment. Let us elaborate on a few details, so you keep up with effective care.

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4 Things About Dental Care That Make You Wonder

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When you spend any amount of time thinking about your dental care, you may find that there are some very straightforward details (like how often you should brush and floss). Then, there are those details that can cause you to wonder. For instance, you may wonder why you have to floss, why we have decided you need a dental crown, and more! Rather than allowing our care to remain a mystery to you, we offer some insightful knowledge (and suggest you ask your questions when you see us).

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Why Some Patients Prefer Oral Sedation

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You will notice that when it comes to sedation dentistry options, you have more than one. As a result, figuring out which one to choose can feel like a harrowing task when you don’t know how to narrow down the details. It’s often wise to ask about why patients choose one over the other to figure out which group of patients you more strongly identify with. If you’re considering oral sedation, we are happy to offer up reasons some patients prefer this over others as a helpful guide for you.

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