16
Jun

4 Dental Issues That Cosmetic Bonding Can Fix

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Dental bonding is a truly versatile procedure that can fix many dental issues. Dental bonding is a non-invasive, painless procedure during which tooth-coloured resin material is applied to the teeth. There is little to no preparation necessary, and anesthesia is only necessary if a decayed tooth is being filled in. There are two types of dental bonding: direct composite bonding and adhesive bonding. Direct composite bonding is the process of attaching composite (filling) material directly to the teeth. Adhesive bonding refers to the use of an adhesive material to attach a lab fabricated material like porcelain, to your natural teeth such as crowns or veneers. Since bonding is straightforward and versatile; it has many uses as a cosmetic procedure. Here are some issues that cosmetic dental bonding is commonly used for: Restoring Damaged Teeth Dental bonding can restore the look of a chipped or cracked tooth, using composite material to…

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9
Jun

Can I Get Invisalign After Braces?

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Traditional orthodontic braces are incredibly common, with most people getting them during adolescence. Since the bite is still developing during these years, it is more malleable, and braces generally have a better effect on younger patients. However, many adults who had braces when they were younger experience some shifting as time passes, with teeth perhaps becoming crooked or the bite becoming misaligned. If you want to correct your bite after having braces, but don’t want to go through the discomfort of having traditional braces again, Invisalign is actually a great option for straighter teeth, minus unsightly and uncomfortable metal braces! Invisalign straightens your teeth using custom-made, clear plastic aligners. They are similar to teeth whitening trays and are removable (so you can take them out when you eat!) You will be given a series of aligners, which make small adjustments to the alignment of your teeth over time. Every two…

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2
Jun

All About Your Child’s First Dental Appointment

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Taking care of your child’s oral health from a young age can set them up for a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums. Many parents wonder when they should take their child to see a dentist. Usually, it is recommended that your child have their first dental visit by the age of one. You can always call up your dentist and ask them as well! By taking your child to the dentist early, you can do more to prevent cavities, as well as catching any potential problems early on. Regular dental visits also help your children learn about good oral hygiene early in life, setting them up with good dental habits that will last a lifetime. What can you expect at your child’s first dental appointment? During this visit, the dentist or hygienist will go over your child’s health history and address any specific questions or concerns you have pertaining…

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