TOOTH EXTRACTION

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A dental extraction also referred to as tooth extraction, exodontia, exodontics, or informally, tooth pulling is the removal of teeth from the dental alveolus (socket) in the alveolar bone. Why are Teeth Removed?• Decay has reached deep into the tooth.• Infection has destroyed a large portion of the tooth or surrounding bone.• There is not…

SCALING

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What Is Scaling?Dental scaling is routinely performed to help patients with gum disease and excessive plaque buildup. While a standard cleaning will address the surface of the tooth, scaling goes much deeper. If your dentist suggests dental scaling and root planing for your teeth, it’s helpful to know what this means so you can prepare…

FULL MOUTH REHABILITATION

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What Is Full Mouth Rehabilitation ?Full mouth rehabilitation is a highly individualized treatment. The point of a full mouth reconstruction plan is to optimize the health of the entire mouth, including the teeth, the gums, and the bite. In many cases, it is necessary to replace or restore every tooth in the mouth using a…

VENEERS

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What are Veneers ?Dental veneers are thin shells of porcelain or composite resin that are custom made to fit over teeth, providing a natural, attractive look. They can be used to fix chipped, stained, misaligned, worn down, uneven or abnormally spaced teeth. Why VENEERS ?For teeth that are severely discolored, chipped or misshapen, veneers create…