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Implants - What to Expect After General Anesthesia

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Posted on: Thursday, Oct 30, 2014

General anesthesia is one of the biggest advances in medical history. It allows doctors and dentists to safely perform everything from major surgeries to wisdom teeth removal with a minimal amount of pain and discomfort for the patient. If you’ve never experienced general anesthesia before, it’s quite natural to have questions about the process. One thing you can be sure about is that the procedure is safe and every precaution is taken to ensure the safety of the patient. Many people undergo general anesthesia every day for a variety of procedures. Let’s take a look at what will happen before general anesthesia and what the after effects will feel like.

 
 

Periodontal Treatments - Nuts: Good for Your Health, Bad for your Teeth?

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Posted on: Thursday, Oct 09, 2014

Unless you have an allergy, nuts are excellent sources of nutrition. Raw tree nuts are especially good for you, and have been linked to lower cholesterol, good heart health, and a lower cancer risk. Nuts are packed with antioxidants and Omega-3 fatty acids. Nuts are full of protein, as well, making them an ideal snack for people worried about weight control.

 
 

Implants - What You Need to Know about Silver Fillings vs. Tooth-Colored Fillings

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Posted on: Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014

There once was a time when silver fillings were the standard rule for anyone who needed a tooth filled. It seems like almost everybody of a certain age has at least one metallic-colored silver filling in one of their back teeth. Today, patients can choose between the classic silver (a.k.a. amalgam) fillings or tooth-colored bonded fillings. Many patients are opting for the tooth-colored fillings for both aesthetic and comfort reasons. But what are the differences between silver amalgam fillings and tooth colored

 
 

Dental Implants in Just One Visit – It Is Now a Reality

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Posted on: Friday, Oct 21, 2011

It's a sad fact that in United States there are around 22,000,000 people that wear dentures or have the misfortune of missing teeth. Dental implants have become more and more popular because of all the advantages they provide. For denture wearers, they can forever leave behind the frustrations of maintaining and wearing them. For those who have missing teeth, implants have become a procedure of choice. Dental implant procedures have been around since the 1950s. But of course with anything, remarkable improvements are made on a yearly basis.

How has the dental implant procedure changed in the last five years?

It seems like everything today is becoming easier, more efficient and faster.

 
 

Dental Implants Give You More To Be Excited About

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Implants

Posted on: Wednesday, Aug 24, 2011

Dental Implants are truly one of the best cosmetic dentistry procedures that a person can get if needed. The advantages of implants over dentures or bridges are many. One of the major advantages of having an implant is its functionality. Unlike dentures and bridges, you never have to worry about anything after they've been placed and you've healed from the procedure.

It's great to be able to chew your food and smile without worrying about your teeth coming out are looking bad. Although functionality is one of the main benefits of receiving implants, that's not enough in our presence society. People not only want the functionality of the implants, but they also want them to look exactly like natural teeth.