Remember how braces were all the hype in the early 2000s even for kids who didn’t need to get their teeth straightened? That trend has kind of died down, and in its replacement, we have the new teeth straightening treatment called Invisalign. Invisalign is a dental treatment that involves wearing clear dental trays to align …
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Conscious about your smile because of missing, malformed, or damaged teeth? Don’t worry about it. While tooth gaps can be a source of frustration, there is a popular solution to save you from this annoyance for good: dental implants.
We know that the sharp tools and buzzing and drilling sounds at the dentist can be extremely intimidating. And the word “implant” makes this procedure seem all the more terrifying, but it’s not!
Damaged or missing teeth can compromise your oral health. Many factors, including dental caries, erosion, trauma, or periodontal diseases, can lead to teeth loss.
More than 120 million Americans have lost at least one tooth in their life, according to The American College of Prosthodontists. Losing a tooth, or multiple teeth, not only creates chewing and swallowing problems, but can also have significant impact on your smile.
Most people will lose at least one permanent tooth by the time they reach their elder years. Some might consider it a cosmetic issue, but missing teeth can lead to a host of health issues. Patients who need to have a tooth removed soon, or have recently lost a tooth, have several tooth replacement options. …
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Advancements in the dental industry give patients many options to correct their teeth in a way that will make them happy and proud of their smile. For some, missing a tooth here and there isn’t that big of a problem, but we at West Hills Smiles in West Hills, CA, want you to know that …
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