What Happens When You Need A Dental Implant?

What Happens When You Need A Dental Implant?

No one likes the thought of losing their teeth, but sadly for some of us this is a reality. You can lose a tooth through decay, damage, trauma or just age, leaving you with gaps in your smile. But instead of leaving these gaps as they are, which can result in your other teeth shifting to fill the gap and leaving more gaps along the jawline, you can get it filled with an artificial tooth known as an implant.

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Dentist In Fleet Presents – The Lowdown On Bridgework

No one likes to think about loosing teeth. But no matter how good care you take of them, sometimes nature has other plans. Whether you loose a tooth through decay or accident, it can make you feel like your smile is ruined forever, especially if it’s in a prominent place in your mouth. That’s why dentists developed dental bridgework. A bridge can help you regain your smile and your confidence. But what are they, and how do they work?

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These 5 Foods Could Be Ruining Your Smile

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Fact: nobody looks forward to visiting the dentist for their biannual check up. Whether you hate the dentist or not, sometimes the necessary poking and prodding can be uncomfortable. But that’s nothing compared to the discomfort, pain and expense of some of the more invasive and advanced procedures like fillings and root canals. Everyone knows they need to brush their teeth, floss and use mouthwash to avoid those nasty surprises, but there are also some everyday foods you should avoid to lower your chances of needing dental work. Continue Reading…

The Truth About Fillings

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If you’ve had a child or were a child (that covers pretty much everyone) you’ve probably been threatened with, or maybe even had a filling. Even if you’ve had one yourself, it’s not always clear what they are, or why we need them. So this month we give you the lowdown on fillings. Continue Reading…

Sweet Tooth? Try One Of These Sugar Alternatives

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Sugar is one of those controversial topics that we as Dentists are often asked to weigh in on. On one hand, natural sugars are important for your body, and we wouldn’t be able to function without them. On the other hand artificial and added sugars can be extremely harmful, and lead to health conditions like obesity and diabetes, not to mention all the tooth problems. Continue Reading…

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