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Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Restore Damaged Teeth

Injuries, tooth decay, and gum disease can ruin your smile and impact your overall oral health in a myriad of ways. Unfortunately, many people with damaged teeth often ignore the numerous restorative treatment options available to them. A damaged tooth can prevent you from chewing food properly and cause difficulties when speaking. Also, if the […]

Written by prositesdentalJan 26 • 2 minute read

How to Get a Whiter Smile

A whiter smile can boost your mood and self-confidence, helping you feel more self-assured in social situations. Unfortunately, stained or discolored teeth can have the opposite effect, causing some people to dread smiling because they don’t like the appearance of their teeth. Several factors can cause your teeth to become discolored or stained. For example, […]

Written by prositesdentalJan 19 • 2 minute read

Answering the Most Common Questions About Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom teeth often cause problems and need to be removed. It’s common to wonder why we have these teeth in the first place and whether it’s necessary to have them removed. The following are answers to some of the most common questions about wisdom teeth: What are wisdom teeth? Wisdom teeth are the third set […]

Written by prositesdentalJan 12 • 2 minute read

How to Clean Your Teeth With Braces

Cleaning your teeth when you have braces can seem tedious at first, but don’t let this discourage you from looking after your oral health. While braces are an excellent solution to correct misaligned teeth and enhance your smile, they can easily trap food particles and bacteria, which often leads to plaque buildup. It is crucial […]

Written by prositesdentalJan 5 • 2 minute read

Gum Recession: Causes, Signs, and Treatment

Gums can recede or wear away gradually, exposing the pink tissue covering the tooth roots. Gum recession can become a health concern when your tooth roots become exposed, leaving your teeth at risk of decay, infection, or loss. Fortunately, early detection and treatment for gum recession can help stop and reverse the condition. But if […]

Written by prositesdentalDec 29 • 2 minute read

Plaque vs. Tartar: Differences and Prevention

Your teeth are covered by enamel, which makes them hard, durable, and able to handle wear and tear for many years. However, by allowing plaque to build up and harden on your tooth enamel, you increase the risk of developing tartar and associated oral health issues. Often, tartar can compromise your dental health and increase […]

Written by prositesdentalDec 22 • 2 minute read

4 Tips to Protect Your Tooth Enamel

Tooth enamel is the hard outer layer of your teeth that helps to protect the soft inner tissue, called the pulp, against tooth decay and infection. Even though it is stronger than bone, enamel can wear down over time and leave your teeth vulnerable to damage. You cannot rebuild tooth enamel once it is gone, […]

Written by prositesdentalDec 15 • 2 minute read

How Lasers Are Transforming Restorative Dentistry

Lasers were first used commercially in clinical dental practices in 1989. Since then, laser dentistry has become a popular treatment solution for several dental procedures involving hard and soft tissues, offering an alternative to drills and other traditional tools. Are you thinking about getting dental laser treatment? Here’s what you need to know about how […]

Written by prositesdentalDec 8 • 2 minute read

What Is Leukoplakia?

It’s easy to feel confused or alarmed when you notice a sudden change in your oral health. If you’ve observed unusual white patches in your mouth, chances are, you’re experiencing leukoplakia. Leukoplakia is a condition in which white or gray patches appear in areas of your mouth due to excessive cell growth. It usually affects the […]

Written by prositesdentalDec 1 • 2 minute read

Can Baking Soda Improve Your Oral Health?

Baking soda, or sodium bicarbonate, has many uses in cleaning and cooking. However, its usefulness doesn’t end there, as it also has applications in oral health. When looking for new ways to improve and protect your smile, it is crucial to ensure that any products you use are both safe and effective. Here are some […]

Written by prositesdentalNov 24 • 2 minute read

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