2019

  • Understanding Crown Adhesion After A Root Canal


    If you have an infected tooth, then your dentist may want to complete a root canal as soon as possible. This is best to remove all of the pus and bacteria from the inside of the tooth before it can spread elsewhere in the mouth. Many root canal procedures will require the placement of a crown afterwards. Keep reading to learn why this is the case and also to find out about the procedures your dentist will complete to adhere the crown.
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  • Types Of Medications Provided After A Dental Implant Operation


    If you have made arrangements with your dentist to have a dental implant secured in your jaw, then you should know that there are quite a few things you will need to do after the operation to ensure that you heal properly. This includes taking certain medications that are prescribed afterwards. Keep reading to learn a bit about the medications you may be asked to take. Pain Medications You will feel some pain after your operation, and the majority of the discomfort will be noted for the first seven to ten days.
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  • Need A Bone Graft For Your Dental Implant? What You Need To Know


    If you're looking for a solution to permanently replace a missing tooth, a dental implant is a great way to do it. However, it's possible that your dentist has told you that a bone graft will be necessary to complete the procedure. This isn't something to be afraid of, since it is a normal part of getting a dental implant when there are concerns that the jawbone in its current state cannot support the implant.
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  • Signs That You're Qualified To Get Dental Implants


    Do you have missing teeth that you want to replace with dental implants? If so, you may think that all you need to do is talk to your dentist about having the procedure done. You may not be aware that it is possible for you to not be a good candidate for receiving a dental implant since there are many factors that a dentist will look at to figure out if the implants will be successful or not.
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  • The Effects Anemia Has On Your Gums


    If your doctor has diagnosed you with anemia, then you may have experienced symptoms such as fatigue, dizziness, pallor, feeling cold, and a fast heart rate. While these are some of the most common manifestations of anemia, there are other symptoms that can affect your gum tissue. Here are some ways anemia can affect your gums and what you can do about them: Abnormal Appearance One of the most common symptoms of anemia is pale skin.
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