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Crown Lengthening Gives Beautiful Results With Added Benefits

Crown lengthening is a procedure performed to reposition or remove gum tissue. In many cases, it is recommended to enhance the appearance of a smile. It also performed to help seal the gum tissue surrounding a tooth. In many cases … Continue reading

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Crown Lengthening – What It Is & Why It’s Done

Crown lengthening, also known as a ‘gum lift,’ is primarily a cosmetic dental procedure that enhances the appearance of your smile by exposing more of the tooth. When the gum line is uneven, crown lengthening can also recontour the gum … Continue reading

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Poor Oral Health Stats For Aging Adults

According to the U.S. Census, 13 percent of the population are aged 65 or older. That accounts for nearly 40 million Americans with the number rapidly increasing. As the ‘baby boomer’ generation (born between 1946 – 1964) ages, those in … Continue reading

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Make A Change You’ll Truly Notice!

Ask any Personal Trainer. They’re busy as bees in January. In April, however, things have slowed down. By June, they’ve dropped off significantly. Resolutions to improve our appearance by working out requires a major commitment of hard work and time. … Continue reading

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A Cracked Tooth?

A cracked tooth can occur from a variety of causes, such as: • Grinding or clenching • Uneven chewing pressure • An accident, such as a blow to the mouth • Tooth exposure to extreme hot or cold • Chewing … Continue reading

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What Is A Root Canal & When It’s Required

Have you ever heard someone use the phrase, “I’d rather have a root canal than …”? Perhaps, root canals of yesteryear were dreadful procedures deserving of their reputation. However, most modern root canals are no more involved than having a … Continue reading

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Not All Crowns Are Created Equal

We occasionally get calls from people asking, “How much do you charge for a crown?” This is similar to calling a shoe store and asking, “How much are a pair of shoes?” Like shoes, this question is too complicated to … Continue reading

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The Battle Between Dental Insurance & Dental Implants

Dental insurance policies are typically written to cover basic needs. Keeping in mind that these companies are in the business to make a profit and not to ensure your overall health and well-being, Dental Implants are not a feature of … Continue reading

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Why Dentures Make A Bad Situation Worse

For those who’ve lost their upper or lower teeth and opt for a denture rather than Dental Implants, it’s typically because a denture is the least expensive choice. When a denture is first made, the fit is fairly secure since … Continue reading

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