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Baby Teeth Basics

Babies obviously can’t take care of themselves, so parents have to handle all aspects of their care. Don’t forget their oral health! Parents need to lay the groundwork for lifelong good dental habits and healthy smiles for their children. Here are some answers to common questions about baby teeth. Do baby teeth matter? Primary, or [...]

By |March 28th, 2024|Blog, Dental Topics 1, Kids Dentistry|Comments Off on Baby Teeth Basics

What to Ask Your Aventura Dentist Prior to Sedation Dentistry

If you are about to undergo a dental therapy that necessitates the use of sedation dentistry, especially IV sedation, there are definitely some important questions you should ask your dentist prior to the procedure. Remembering to ask these questions can be difficult, especially if you are feeling anxious or ill at ease with regard to [...]

By |November 9th, 2023|Blog, Dental Topics 1, Sedation Dentistry|Comments Off on What to Ask Your Aventura Dentist Prior to Sedation Dentistry

The Facts about IV Sedation

Sometimes it is necessary to sedate patients during dental procedures to allow them to be more comfortable and to decrease their anxiety. The two methods that dentists typically use are general anesthesia and IV sedation. Let’s learn the differences between these two types of sedation, and more specifics about most dentists’ preferred method of IV [...]

By |August 14th, 2022|Blog, Dental Topics 1, Sedation Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on The Facts about IV Sedation

Cosmetic Dentistry Not Just for Women

Often, advertising for cosmetic dentistry focuses on women. Photos in magazines and on Web sites show attractive females with gorgeous smiles. Although these campaigns often target women, men can benefit from cosmetic dentistry too. Professionally and personally, men have just as many reasons as women do to look their best. Your smile is one of [...]

By |January 29th, 2022|Blog, Dental Topics 1, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on Cosmetic Dentistry Not Just for Women

The Popularity of Cosmetic Dentistry

Although your oral health is of utmost importance, it’s not the only thing to consider about your smile. There is a specialized field of dentistry that focuses on giving you the most appealing smile possible for you. Cosmetic dentistry can turn a crooked, discolored, or otherwise unattractive smile into one that you will want to [...]

By |January 22nd, 2022|Blog, Dental Topics 1, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on The Popularity of Cosmetic Dentistry

Removing Tartar

Brush and brush and brush, but you probably will not be able to get rid of all the plaque on your teeth. Even with regular brushing, some amount of plaque will build up on your teeth and turn into a hard substance called tartar. It simply can’t be removed without professional help. What is tartar? [...]

By |January 15th, 2022|Blog, Dental Topics 1, General Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on Removing Tartar

Watch Out for Oral Cancer

Each year, more than 30,000 Americans receive an oral cancer diagnosis. Unfortunately, less than 57 percent will live beyond five years. In fact, the death rate for oral cancer is higher than cervical cancer, Hodgkin’s disease, brain cancer, and liver cancer. Usually seen in older patients, oral cancer in individuals under 40 is on the [...]

By |December 25th, 2021|Blog, Dental Topics 1, General Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on Watch Out for Oral Cancer

Types of “No-Prep” Veneers

Porcelain veneers have become a popular option in the past few years for dental patients who wish to brighten and repair their smile. While traditional porcelain veneers offer a lifelike quality and excellent durability, their placement usually requires the removal of some of the tooth surface enamel, which is an irreversible procedure. A promising solution [...]

By |December 18th, 2021|Blog, Dental Topics 1, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on Types of “No-Prep” Veneers

Top Reasons to see a Cosmetic Dentist

A special area of dentistry has been formed that focuses on making your smile as flawless and appealing as possible. Cosmetic dentistry corrects imperfections that cause people to feel insecure and unhappy with their smiles. If you are one of those people, maybe it’s time to see a cosmetic dentist to give you back your [...]

By |December 11th, 2021|Blog, Dental Topics 1, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on Top Reasons to see a Cosmetic Dentist

Stop the Pop!!

Whether you call it pop, soda, soft drink, or something else, these terms all refer to a sugary, carbonated drink popular all over the country. It is estimated that Americans consume over 13 billion gallons of soft drinks each year. These beverages can cause serious health problems, including negative effects on your oral health. Soft [...]

By |December 4th, 2021|Blog, Dental Topics 1, General Dentistry, Dental Topics|Comments Off on Stop the Pop!!

Sedation Options During Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

Many types of cosmetic dentistry procedures such as crowns, bridges, tooth implants, or other invasive procedures require some kind of anesthesia in order to be performed in comfort for the patient. Even a procedure like porcelain dental veneers can be ...
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Cerec Aventura

Enhancing Your Smile using CEREC Technology

CEREC is a system for fabricating ceramic dental restorations in a single office visit. A permanent, comfortable, attractive restoration is yours after only one trip to the dentist. The most common restorations that CEREC is used for include crowns, veneers, ...
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Choosing the Right Dentures

No matter how much you want to preserve your real teeth, it’s not uncommon for people to lose teeth. It may occur with age, decay, gum disease, or injury. If this happens to you, there’s no reason to go through ...
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Invisalign versus Braces

Invisalign versus Braces: Which is the Better Option for Straightening Teeth?

For many people, having straight teeth is a goal they hope to achieve. For many people, having straight teeth is a goal they hope to achieve. Not only do straight teeth improve one's appearance, but they also contribute to better ...
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