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Dental-Implant-Failure-Houston
30May, 2017

What are the Signs of Dental Implant Failure?

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Receiving dental implants can be a great thing for your oral health and appearance. But dental implants can fail, and that can result in the need for further treatment. Here are some answers to important questions to help you find out if your dental implants are failing: 1. Can Dental Implants Break? Dental implants are usually made of titanium, a strong kind of metal. That being said, breakage of implants posts can still occur. Causes of dental implant breakage can be things like a strike to the jaw area, or […]
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Teeth-Whitening-Houston
14Apr, 2017

Teeth Whitening: 5 Things to Know About Getting a Brighter Smile

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Are you looking to have your pearly whites look a little whiter? Teeth whitening comes in many forms and processes, offering many treatment options. Knowing how teeth whitening works, the advantages of each option and what to know helps consumers make the right choice for their lifestyle and budget. Here’s a closer look at five important issues about teeth whitening. 1- Why Did My Teeth Change Color? As we get older, we may notice discoloration in our teeth. The reasons for this change are varied and can be due to […]
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Bone-graft-Houston
6Apr, 2017

Dental Bone Grafts: Materials, Techniques, Cost

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There are some reasons why bone grafting would be required by a dental patient. For example, when bone is absorbed into the body it is usually the result of a lack of normal dental stimulation. When this happens, bone grafting is often the most viable solution. A lack of stimulation of supporting bridge bone is typically the result of missing teeth. In short, the jawbone must be stimulated so that it remains healthy over the long term. When teeth are missing and not replaced, the bone will eventually become absorbed […]
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worst-drink-teeth-Houston
3Apr, 2017

What Is The Worst Drink For Your Teeth?

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In today’s world of mass-produced food, artificial sweeteners, and artificial ingredients it is more important than ever before to exercise caution when it comes to choosing what to drink. That said there are clearly some types of drinks that are worse for your teeth than others. Let’s take a look at these and explore some of the ways that you can actively participate in maintaining better oral health at all times. Most dentists would agree that a little bit of preventative care can go a long way in extending the […]
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Bone-Graft-Cost-Houston
28Mar, 2017

Dental Bone Grafts: Materials, Cost and Procedure

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There are some reasons why bone grafting would be required by a dental patient. For example, when bone is absorbed into the body it is usually the result of a lack of regular dental stimulation. When this happens, bone grafting is often the most viable solution. A lack of stimulation of supporting bridge bone is typically the result of missing teeth. In short, the jawbone must be stimulated so that it remains healthy over the long term. When teeth are missing and not replaced, the bone will eventually become absorbed […]
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