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What Do the Numbers Mean When Dentists Check Your Gums?

April 6, 2021

At your last dental appointment, you may have noticed your dentist reading out or making notes of numbers as they checked your gums. Why do...

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How Do I Know if I Have a Cavity?

March 30, 2021

Cavities are the most common dental problem. In fact, approximately 30% of American adults have untreated dental cavities. If cavities aren’t addressed, they can create...

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Why Does my Tooth Hurt? 4 Common Causes of Tooth Pain

March 23, 2021

Most of us have experienced some kind of tooth pain at some point in our lives. Your teeth and gums are surprisingly complex structures, and...

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Is It Safe For My Child To Visit The Dentist During COVID-19?

November 10, 2020

Visiting the dentist can be a cause of anxiety for some children and adults too. The spread of COVID-19 has added a new layer of...

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How to Deal With Bad Breath: Remedies and Causes

October 27, 2020

Globally, the breath freshening market is worth about $13 billion. All over the world, people want to know how to deal with bad breath, and...

Las Vegas Orthodontics - Braces & Invisalign

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The Complete Braces Process: What to Expect When You’re Looking for Braces

October 22, 2020

Braces are designed to realign teeth that are crooked or just don’t come in right. If you have a slight overbite or underbite, braces can...

Las Vegas Orthodontics - Braces & Invisalign

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How to Pay for Dental Implants or Braces

October 8, 2020

Some dental work can get expensive, especially if you don’t have insurance or you have a tight budget. Braces, dental implants, root canals and other...

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Is My Tooth Infected? How to Detect a Tooth Infection

September 30, 2020

A tooth infection is a painful condition that can damage your teeth, jaw, and even other parts of your mouth and face. This is a...

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Dental Bridges vs Implants: Which is Right For You?

September 22, 2020

If you are missing teeth due to injury or decay, there are several options for replacing them. The two most popular options are dental bridges...

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How Much Does Dental Bonding Cost?

September 1, 2020

Dental bonding can be an effective way to solve a number of cosmetic dental problems. This process is easy, as well as affordable. However, there...

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Everything You Need to Know About Dental Veneers

August 18, 2020

If you have chips or cracks in your teeth, noticeable spaces between teeth, yellow stains, or other cosmetic issues with your teeth, veneers may be...

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How Does a Dental Bridge Work: Benefits and Costs of Dental Bridges 

June 23, 2020

If your teeth have been damaged or you’ve had teeth extracted, you may be considering dental bridges. Dental bridges can be a good option to...

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Choosing a Tooth Filling: Silver vs. White Fillings

June 14, 2020

A cavity is a hole inside your tooth, usually caused by decay. Dentists use fillings to restore the damage done from cavities and repair your...

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How Much Do Dental Veneers Cost?

April 11, 2020

If your teeth are cracked, chipped, or discolored, veneers can be a good dental restoration option. Many people are apprehensive about how much dental veneers...

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How to Get Coffee Stains Off Your Dentures

March 27, 2020

Tough stains like coffee, wine, and nicotine can seem impossible to get off dentures. Dentures are fragile in many ways, and it’s important to use...

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Ouch, My Teeth are So Sensitive! 6 Possible Reasons Why

February 27, 2020

Are you experiencing sudden tooth sensitivity? Las Vegas dentists employ a method called differential diagnosis to identify sources of pain, which uses the process of...

Invisalign vs Braces

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Invisalign vs. Braces: Which Should You Choose?

January 30, 2020

When it comes to orthodontic care, patients now have more options than ever. Clear aligners like Invisalign, Damon braces, ceramic bridges, and traditional metal braces...

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When to Get a Root Canal: Symptoms and Treatments

January 18, 2020

How do you know if you need a root canal? This can be a daunting question, especially if you’re not sure what a root canal...

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How to Choose the Best Mouth Guard for Teeth Grinding

December 23, 2019

Bruxism, also called night grinding, affects as many as 20% of the population. A mouth guard for teeth grinding can help to lessen the symptoms...

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4 Techniques Dentists Use to Remove Plaque and Tartar

December 15, 2019

Plaque occurs when bacteria build up on your teeth. When you eat and drink, bacteria go to work metabolizing the sugars and starches in the...

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What is a Dead Tooth?

December 2, 2019

Most people probably don’t think of their teeth as living tissue, and may be surprised to learn that teeth can die. But what is a...