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How to Identify Whether You Need Braces

Most people are fully aware of the fact that braces are used to correct crooked teeth. However often it isn’t as clear cut as that, and if your teeth are slightly out of line, you may not be sure whether or not you need braces. It goes without saying that the best way to identify whether or not you actually need braces is by visiting your dentist. That being said, there are a few ways to... [Continue Reading]

Teeth Whitening: Should You Have it Done Professionally?

If you have stained teeth that you want to whiten then there are several paths that you can pursue nowadays. In particular you could choose to use one of the readymade strips or kits that can be purchased over-the-counter, or having teeth whitening done professionally at a dentists. At first glance it may seem as though the over-the-counter strips and kits may be the better option. Not only do... [Continue Reading]

4 Reasons Why to Choose Dental Implants  

When it comes to replacing lost teeth there are several options available nowadays – the latest of which being dental implants. But if you have the choice of dental implants or one of the other options – which one would you pick? Rather than dithering over it, here are four reasons why choosing dental implants is your best bet: Dental implants are as close to natural teeth as... [Continue Reading]

How to Identify a Dental Emergency and What To Do

Do you know what a dental emergency really is? Make no mistake there are many situations that may warrant a visit to the dentist – but what differentiates an emergency from all those other cases is when you need to get treatment immediately. In many cases of mild toothaches, small bits of bleeding on the gums, and so on – you don’t actually need to get treated immediately. That... [Continue Reading]

Broken Tooth Emergency Extraction

A broken tooth emergency extraction involves completely removing the tooth that has broke which includes the root and the crown. The root and crown are detached from the jawbone from within its socket. There are a number of different ways that you can break a tooth such as chewing on hard substances like ice, getting hit in the mouth while playing sports or MMA, or taking a tumble while coming... [Continue Reading]

Why You Should NEVER Put Off Your Routine Dental Appointment

It may come as a surprise to some readers out there, but many people out there rarely attend their dentist’s surgery for routine dental appointments. When you consider that your mouth is the gateway to your health, fundamentally speaking, this is pretty surprising. Routine dental appointments are not just a money grab opportunity for the dentist – they are the key to your oral health,... [Continue Reading]

How To Find Good Dentist In Canada

Whether you’ve moved to a new city or you’re looking for a new dental specialist for personal reasons, finding a good one is part and parcel of maintaining optimal oral hygiene. Depending on your oral health and habits, visiting a dentist at least twice every year for a routine checkup is a must. Don’t wait until you start feeling pain or when the dental issues become visible,... [Continue Reading]

Top 10 Tips When Applying for Dentistry

Picking a suitable career is a cornerstone in every person's life. The right choice is not always obvious. Regardless of your pick, it will be one the most important decisions in your life. But why dentistry? You need to have a valid reason to become a dentist. Even though dentists are in high demand and oral health care is a lucrative vocation, applying just for the money is never enough. So... [Continue Reading]

Common Myths And Facts About How To Keep Your Teeth Healthy

There are certain things that people take for granted as fact, simply because they’ve heard it so many times. Take, for instance, the way that you take care of your teeth. When you go to the dentist, and he gives you the "shame on you" speech for not flossing, do you ever ask him to supply you with proof that it helps to delay tooth decay? Do you ever question what the real facts are? Most... [Continue Reading]

Top 7 Best Apps for Dental Students

There are several types of best apps for dental students. First of all, there are many education apps, that can be adjusted for dentists. Then, there are the apps designed specially to help dental students. Some of them are the copies of original textbooks for mobile devices, the other are designed specially designed. And there are apps made by experienced dentists to promote themselves, which are... [Continue Reading]

Top Tips for Better Dental Care

Looking after your teeth is important for a whole lot more than simply having shiny, pearly whites. Although it’s nice to have gleaming, perfect teeth, it’s also vital to look after your teeth for a number of different health reasons. Not only does neglecting your teeth cause a range of issues with them directly such as cavities, enamel erosion and worse, having poor dental health can... [Continue Reading]

Common Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing a Family Dentist

Choosing the right family dentist is the most important step in maintaining your oral health. Without a reputable and knowledgeable family dentist like this Scottsdale Family Dentist that you can turn to in the event of an emergency and for general cleanings and checkups, it will be difficult to ensure your teeth and gums remain healthy. Royalty free photo There are a few common mistakes, some... [Continue Reading]