Category: Dental Technology

What is a Root Canal?

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on November 23, 2020

One of the scariest phrases for anyone to hear from the dentist is “root canal.” Root canals evoke images of pain and suffering, lying in bed and recovering for weeks. Like many exaggerations from Hollywood, root canals are not as scary as movies make them seem. A root canal is a procedure that can help… Read More

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What Are Veneers?

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on February 10, 2020

If you have a habit of hiding your teeth or offering a closed-mouth grin in photos, dental veneers might be just the thing to make you smile. Whether the issue is a bothersome gap, a crooked tooth, or discoloration, veneers offer a solution that’s far less invasive than crowns or braces. What are Veneers? Veneers… Read More

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Are Dentures the Right Solution For Me?

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on September 29, 2017

Whether it’s due to age, trauma, an accident, or a combination of the three, people tend to lose teeth as they get older. There are many solutions for singular or small numbers of teeth like crowns, implants, or caps. However, there is only one real solution for those who have lost large numbers or all… Read More

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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Implants

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on June 13, 2017

Dental implants are a modern solution to the age old problem of lost teeth. This medical development has helped thousands of people who are missing teeth due to disease or injury. Today, we attempt to cover the ins and outs of dental implants and what to expect if you need to get them. At their… Read More

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Are You a Good Candidate for Invisalign?

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on December 8, 2016

Many people are interested in straightening their teeth, but find the thought of metal braces unappealing. Invisalign is an invisible alignment alternative that you can easily remove, clean, and maintain without interruption to your lifestyle. At our office, we can help you decide if Invisalign is right for you. How Does Invisalign Work? The Invisalign… Read More

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What Are My Options for Treating Sleep Apnea?

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on November 11, 2015

Does your loud snoring have others covering their ears every evening? If so, you may suffer from sleep apnea, but do not worry – you are not alone. Sleep apnea is a disorder that affects roughly 12 million adults in the U.S., and we now have a treatment option that may work for you. What… Read More

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6 Common Questions About Lumineers

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on September 21, 2015

Have you ever looked in the mirror and sighed in disappointment over the yellow staining on your teeth? Unfortunately, this reaction is not an uncommon one. As people age, their tooth enamel thins, making teeth appear more yellow. Yet, the news is not all bad! There are options out there to improve the coloring of… Read More

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4 Reasons We Recommend Invisalign for Adult Patients

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on May 22, 2015

Many adults want to improve their smiles with straighter teeth, but most of them stray away from the procedures to do so because they are usually concerned about the ‘metal mouth’ look of traditional metal braces. With Invisalign and other clear teeth alignment options, however, there are ways to improve tooth alignment as an adult… Read More

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Everything You Need to Know About Fixed Dental Bridges

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on January 26, 2015

A fixed dental bridge is a non-removable prosthesis attached to remaining natural teeth. The dental bridge fills the space from a missing tooth or teeth. A dental bridge consists of the following components: The creation of an artificial tooth, which is used as a tooth replacement A crown is created to cap the surrounding teeth… Read More

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What You Need to Know About Digital X-Rays

Posted by: Hassey | Do Duy, on June 27, 2013

In recent years, there have been various advancements in technology made within the field of dentistry. One of these advancements has been in improving x-ray diagnostics using digital technology. Digital x-rays use digital sensors to capture images of the teeth and roots, replacing the traditional photographic film that had previously been used. How Digital X-Rays… Read More

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