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Implants and Dentures

Glendale Dentist Explains the Difference Between Implants and Dentures

Tooth loss is not something any of us really expect to encounter beyond our childhood years. During that early part of life, losing a tooth meant we were growing up. In adulthood, tooth loss used to be a sign of old age. According to statistics, however, this may not be the case any longer. More than 30% of adults lose a tooth well before their "senior years." This is not great news.

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Complete Dental Treatments in Just One Visit

Dentist in Glendale Reveals How to Complete Dental Treatments in Just One Visit

A beautiful set of teeth can add great glamour to your personality while showcasing the healthiness. A sparkling smile powered with healthy teeth can help you to create strong first impression which can eventually deliver you many benefits in both professional and personal levels. Having understood the benefits of faultless looking teeth, modern individuals are highly interested about the condition of their teeth regardless how much they hesitate to visit the dentist.

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Is Dark Chocolate Good for Your Teeth?

Is Dark Chocolate Good for Your Teeth?

Of all the candies that exist in the world, there is actually one that is good for your teeth: Dark chocolate. However, always keep in mind that moderation a key since a candy bar a day will certainly NOT keep the doctor away.

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It’s April and It’s Oral Cancer Awareness Month!

It’s April and It’s Oral Cancer Awareness Month!

We invite you to hurry into our office for your oral cancer screening! This very silent and very deadly disease is becoming more commonly diagnosed which is why it has become a national campaign to spread awareness. Oral cancer is often asymptomatic; this means that many patients that have the disease may not even know it. As a precaution and preventative measure, every person who visits our Glendale dental office gets an oral cancer screening.

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Gum Inflammation, How Serious It Is?

Gum Inflammation, How Serious It Is?

Often overlooked as an important concept of dental hygiene, gum disease is a serious problem that up to 35% of adults face in their lifetime. When people focus solely on taking care of their teeth and cavity prevention, gums can suffer. If left uncorrected your gums can become swollen and painful leading to gum inflammation and even bleeding.

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10 Habits You Are Damaging Your Teeth

10 Habits You Are Damaging Your Teeth

Oral hygiene can seem easy to understand but it's still a health issue that many people struggle with. While hard bristle brushes and brushing frequently can seem like the obvious ways to improve your dental hygiene, you may be committing a dental faux pas that can harm rather than help. According to the most trusted offices and dentist Glendale can offer, there are many habits that people get wrong.

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Dental Technology in Glendale

Dental Technology in Glendale

We pride ourselves in providing the best dental care possible to our patients and one of the aspects that we focus on is dental technology. Thanks to research and new trials, modernized equipment has been developed that has changed the way dentists treat their patients which often provide better results in less treatment times.

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Why Are My Dentures Becoming Uncomfortable When They Used to Feel Great

Why Are My Dentures Becoming Uncomfortable When They Used to Feel Great

The greatest benefit that dentures provide to patients is the fact that they allow them to enjoy the advantages of having a full set of teeth again. Going through the horrible experience of losing teeth or getting them extracted and then having no teeth can have a grave impact on your self-esteem and emotional health.

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How to Avoid Cavities on Halloween

How to Avoid Cavities on Halloween

Halloween is by far one of the days of the year that it is completely impossible to avoid candy. Everywhere you look in homes and grocery stores, there are piles and piles of sweet, tasty candy. We all know that too much sugar is bad for both your teeth and your overall health, but we do understand that many may want to indulge just on this particular day and truthfully, having candy every now and then is not going to do too much harm.

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How to Avoid Cavities on Halloween

Cerec Dentistry: Complete Your Dental Treatment in a Single Visit!

Studies show that one of the main reasons why patients refrain from visiting the dentist is because of time and having to go to multiple appointments just to finish treatment. Luckily, advanced dentistry has allowed for a new form of dental treatment called CEREC.

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What Is the Minimum Age to Get Dental Implants?

What Is the Minimum Age to Get Dental Implants?

Although dental implants can be applied to patients of any age, our dentist in Glendale recommends that they only be placed in adult patients. This is because children and teenagers lack the adequate bone support and are still growing, which will often work against dental implants.

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10 Tips: What to Do If You Have Sensitive Teeth

10 Tips: What to Do If You Have Sensitive Teeth

Over 60% of Americans have reported having sensitive teeth. The bottom line is that having sensitive teeth is not fun. Tooth sensitivity is caused by worn enamel that causes nerves to become available to the painful throbbing pain that is usually caused by hot or cold temperatures. We’ve come up with 10 tips on how to help live through having sensitive teeth:

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How Should Mothers Brush Their Children's Teeth

How Should Mothers Brush Their Children's Teeth

Establishing good oral care habits in your children is essential in promoting excellent oral health later in life. It can happen more often than not that children that are resistant to oral care and routine brushing because it is not something they are used to. Brushing your children's teeth and showing them how to do so is crucial to their development and well being.

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How Can I Protect My Child's Oral Care at Home?

How Can I Protect My Child's Oral Care at Home?

Protecting your child's oral care is essential to promoting excellent oral health throughout his or her lifetime. Many patients believe that baby teeth may not be very important considering that we begin to lose these teeth in childhood. However, this common misconception is not accurate because baby teeth play an essential role in our oral health even into adulthood.

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Does Invisalign Work?

Does Invisalign Work?

Yes. Invisalign has been used to perfect the smiles of thousands across the United States. Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment that involves a series of removable, clear plastic trays that are changed out over a period amount of time to help perfect dental issues like misalignments, overbite/underbite and gaps between teeth.

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How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

With a new year underway, many of our patients are looking to improve themselves. This includes their smile. We often see celebrities in the media flashing enviable pearly white smiles and leave us asking “how do they do it?” Well, we’re sure they have an awesome dentist by their side, and this is what we can do for you! But, how does it work?

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Foods to Avoid During the Holidays

Foods to Avoid During the Holidays

The holiday season usually means that you’ll be surrounded my delicious and usually unhealthy, treats. While foods like these are tasty, they can often take a toll on your smile. Instead of waiting to find out you’ve developed a cavity or two in the New Year because of your unhealthy habits during the holidays, we’ve come up with some food choice you should avoid so that you can smile bright, well into the New Year.

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