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How To Find A Good Dentist

Finding the right dentist for you and your family can be as taxing as finding a parking space in a crowded shopping center. With thousands of dentists practicing all over the country — with their own specializations, specific locations and office hours — how do you narrow your search down to that one dentist who’s right for you? To make matters even more confusing, you’ll notice that some dentists’ names end with “DDS” (doctor of dental surgery) and others with “DMD” (doctor of dental medicine). So what’s the difference? You’re in luck — it’s just semantics. Both DMDs and DDSs studied the…

Psychological Benefits of Whiter Teeth

Change your smile, change your life: Psychological Benefits of Whiter Teeth Studies show that a white smile can improve confidence and mental health as well as boost career and relationship success. Here’s a look at 5 psychological benefits of a dazzling smile and why you should consider teeth whitening for the New Year. Improve your mood – smiling activates neural messaging that relieves stress and improves happiness. Every time you smile your body releases endorphins and serotonin that automatically lift your mood, even if you’re faking a smile. Make a good first impression – smiling makes you appear more confident, attractive and…

5 Reasons To Love Invisalign!

You’d likely be hard-pressed to find anyone among us who doesn’t desire a healthy, straight smile. However, for one reason or another, many people end up with misaligned or crooked teeth, which can be a problem for overall oral health as well as a knock to their self-confidence. Fortunately, a wide variety of orthodontic treatments are now available for those struggling with a less than stellar smile, from traditional metal braces to tooth-colored ceramics to the Invisalign clear aligner system. Have you recently found out that you may benefit from orthodontic treatment, but are worried about having to wear traditional metal braces? The Invisalign clear aligner system…

6 Home Remedies For Teeth Whitening

In 2017, Americans have spent over $11 billion on teeth whitening, including over $1.4 billion on at-home whitening products. There are plenty of products to choose from when it comes to whitening your teeth. However, most whitening products use chemicals to bleach your teeth, which concerns many people. If you want whiter teeth, but also want to avoid the chemicals, then this article lists many options that are both natural and safe. 1. Brush After Drinking or Eating The best way to whiten your teeth naturally — though maybe not always the easiest — is to simply brush your teeth with…

Benefits Of Dental Implants

Your teeth were designed to last a lifetime, but sometimes they don’t! Replacing missing teeth is important to your general health and to the health of your other teeth. Not only do you lose chewing ability when a tooth is lost, but un-replaced teeth can cause other teeth to be lost, tipped or crowded and create subsequent problems. Also, there are the obvious problems of poor appearance and loss of self-esteem caused by one or more missing teeth.Dental implants should always be considered as an option to replace a failing or missing tooth. Replacement of lost teeth with dental implants…