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The Dangers of Scraping Plaque From Your Teeth At Home

October 28, 2019

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Some people watch their dentist scrape away plaque and tartar from their teeth during their checkups and cleanings and wonder why they can’t save themselves an appointment and take care of that themselves, at home. Your professionals are specially trained to clean and examine your mouth without causing any damage or harm, unlike yourself. Here’s why you shouldn’t try to remove plaque by yourself.

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Does a Root Canal Ever Have to Be Redone?

September 18, 2019

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root canal

A few months ago, you faced your fears and got that root canal you’d been needing. It turned out that you didn’t have any reason to be frightened in the first place. The whole thing didn’t feel any worse than getting a simple filling. However, recently you’ve started feeling pain in the tooth again. What does this mean? Can a root canal require re-treatment? Continue reading to find out.

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Discover the 4 Signs and Symptoms to Watch for That Signal a Root Canal

August 3, 2019

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an image of a mouth with pain radiating from a toothThere’s nothing better than ice cream on a hot summer day. A few scoops of this sweet, sugary goodness is sometimes all you need to beat the heat, but what happens when you go to take a bite and it feels as if someone stuck an ice pick into your tooth? Suddenly, that ice cream doesn’t seem like such a good idea. Tooth sensitivity is just one of the many signs you might need a root canal in Manchester. Find out some of the other ways you can tell if this procedure is in your future.

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Your Dentist in Manchester Talks Digital X-Rays and Their Benefits

June 9, 2019

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Technology helps us do everything these days, from helping to diagnose disease to choosing a place to go for lunch. Medical technology has exploded just as much as personal tech has. This helps all types of doctors, including dentists, treat you more easily and comfortably. Keep reading as a dentist in Manchester discusses the benefits of digital x-rays, a great innovation in dental technology.

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3 Maintenance Tips for Effective Care with Invisalign in Manchester

April 3, 2019

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woman smiling inserting Invisalign trayAre you unhappy with your crooked, crowded, gapped or misaligned teeth, and want them straightened? If so, Invisalign in Manchester provides a discreet and efficient way to accomplish your goal. To see the best results, though, you’ll need to follow some simple maintenance steps. As you read on, learn about 3 of them so you can enjoy a beautiful smile for years to come!

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Invisalign in Manchester Can Straighten Your Smile Without Having a Mouthful of Metal

February 10, 2019

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woman putting her Invisalign aligners in her mouthAre you constantly worried about the people around you noticing that your smile is a little crooked? You’ve considered getting your teeth straightened, but as you get older, there’s no way you can show up for career interviews and meetings with a mouthful of metal braces. Thankfully, Invisalign in Manchester can give you the smile that stands out for the right reasons without the hassle and maintenance of wires and brackets.

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Missing Teeth? Dental Implants in Manchester Can Prevent Big Issues!

January 13, 2019

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older man smiling wearing glassesIf you have any number of teeth missing, is it necessary to have them replaced? To get an answer to that question, the first step is to understand what can happen when even one tooth is missing for a prolonged period of time. The next task is to consider the benefits of replacement options like dental implants in Manchester and the other alternatives. Read on to discover why you shouldn’t hesitate to restore the full functionality of your smile.

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Here Are Four New Year’s Dental Tips from a Family Dentist in Manchester

January 1, 2019

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happy new year with fireworksThe holiday season is all but gone and 2019 is upon us. Time to make those New Year’s resolutions that will keep us busy over the next 12 months. While your mind is on the future, take a minute to read these tooth care tips from a family dentist in Manchester.

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5 Tips to Adjust to Dentures in Manchester

September 1, 2018

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denturesOver the years, you expected a few wrinkles and gray hairs to appear, but you were not prepared to suffer from tooth loss. Whether from decay, disease, or trauma, you are among the 35 million Americans who do not have any remaining natural teeth. To restore your oral functions, you have made the choice to use dentures in Manchester. Although they have a bad reputation for looking and feeling fake, new advancements allow them to be more realistic than before, which is why 90% of the edentulism population choose them. As you start your journey to a restored smile, it will take time to get used to them. To make the transition easier, here are a few tips to help you out.
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How to Properly Care for Your Dental Crown in Manchester

March 5, 2018

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A pile of dental restorations.Dental crowns are ideal for protecting teeth that have become damaged over time. Damage can occur either from decay setting in due to poor oral hygiene or because of an accident involving damage to the tooth. Regardless of why your dental crown in Manchester was needed, they are not 100 percent foolproof. In fact, after enough time has passed you’ll need to have them replaced to keep your teeth protected.

With that being said, your dentist wants your restoration to last as long as possible. That’s why he’s providing tips on ways to take proper care of restorations, especially dental crowns. Keep reading to learn the best ways to do so!

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