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How Your Damaged Or Missing Teeth Can Be Restored

If you have missing teeth in your mouth or a tooth that is damaged, your dentist can use dental crowns to restore your teeth. Talk to your dentist about areas of concern that you want taken care of. If the tooth is in the back, you can get by with a basic dental crown that doesn't have to look perfect. if you are trying to replace a tooth that is easily seen when you smile, you will want to make sure that the tooth looks natural. Read More 

3 Common Types Of Dental Bridges

If you're missing one or more teeth, you may have experienced difficulties as a result. Missing teeth can make it difficult to chew, and you may even feel embarrassed by the gap in your teeth. However, you should know that you have options for tooth restoration. A dental bridge is a minimally invasive option that can give you back full function in your mouth. Here are three common types of dental bridges available: Read More 

How an Upper Respiratory Infection Can Cause Gum Problems

If you have a cold or other upper respiratory infection, you may experience nasal congestion, runny nose, sore throat, coughing, and postnasal drip. Upper respiratory infections such as those of the sinuses can be resistant to treatment and therefore linger for a long time. Because of this, you may be prone to infection-related gum problems such as gingivitis that will need to be treated by your dentist. Here are some ways your upper respiratory infection can cause gum problems and what you can do about them: Read More 

Just Had Your Teeth Whitened? It’s Time To Also Address Your Nasal Congestion

Teeth whitening and nasal congestion might appear to have little to do with one another, but this simply isn't true. When you've just had your teeth whitened, you want to do all that you can to maintain the brightness of your smile. You probably know to stay away from soft drinks, coffee, and wine, but your respiration could actually lead to the staining of your teeth. If your nose is congested and forces you to breathe through your mouth, your mouth will quickly get dry. Read More 

3 Tips That Could Help Keep Your Kids’ Teeth Healthy

Kids with dental problems are usually scared of the dentist. What kid wouldn't be hesitant to go to a dentist just to find out that there are more cavities that need to be filled? It's time to start making some changes so that your kid doesn't have to fear the dentist – they won't have to get more fillings, they won't have to deal with the look of disappointment  you get on your face when the dentist tells you that they have more cavities. Read More