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Dentist vs. Orthodontist: Who should you visit?

What’s the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist? Both dentists and orthodontists are knowledgeable and equipped to handle oral health problems. However, general dentists focus on maintaining oral wellness, and orthodontists specialize in aligning the teeth and jaw. Before people decide where they should set up their next appointment, they must determine what services…

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What Patients Need to Know About Dental Implants

Dental implants are highly recommended for patients with missing teeth. While traditional dental bridges and removable dentures are popular, adding implant support boosts their benefits because it replaces the tooth roots rather than just the crowns. Additionally, implants provide jawbone support that prevents tooth movement, more tooth loss, and facial sagging. The stability of dental…

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How to Care for New Dental Implants

What do dental implants and space shuttles have in common? They are both made from titanium! Durable dental implants strengthen patients’ gums and jawbones, the first step toward optimal oral health.  Dental implants look and feel like real teeth. They do not need whitening treatments and they are strong enough to anchor dental bridges. More…