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How to Choose a Cosmetic Dentist in Los Angeles

Finding a new doctor of any kind can be a challenge. You never know if they’re going to be friendly or standoffish. There are so many little touches that let you know you’ve found your ideal practice, and many of them have nothing to do with a doctor’s clinical expertise. Finding a cosmetic dentist
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A Smile Makeover to Replace Broken Teeth

A full-mouth reconstruction, also described as a “Smile Makeover” can drastically improve a patient’s smile and chewing function. Here is an example of a patient that was referred to our office by another dental professional who was busy with their patient load, and the needs of this patient were more complex than they wanted
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Replacement of missing teeth with dental implants

This patient presented to our practice after surgical removal of a tumor in the left side of his lower jaw. Because of the large size of the tumor, many teeth were sacrificed during the surgery. After reconstruction of the jaw bone with bone grafts, 3 dental implants were placed. A permanent, 4-tooth dental implant
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Root Canals

Root canals are treatments to repair and save a badly damaged or infected tooth instead of removing it. The term “root canal” comes from cleaning of the canals inside the tooth’s root. Decades ago, root canals were painful. With dental advances and local anesthetics, most people have little if any pain with root canals today. Full
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Wisdom Teeth

With age comes wisdom. Specifically, wisdom teeth. When they come through correctly, healthy wisdom teeth can help you chew. It’s normal to feel a little discomfort when your wisdom teeth appear, but if you have pain, see your dentist immediately. Full Article
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Toothbrush Care

Toothbrushing plays an important everyday role for personal oral hygiene and effective plaque removal. Appropriate toothbrush care and maintenance are also important considerations for sound oral hygiene. The ADA recommends that consumers replace toothbrushes approximately every 3–4 months or sooner if the bristles become frayed with use. Full Article  
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Are Your Teeth Wrecking Your Health?

Many people turn to holistic health practitioners for advice and guidance when dealing with poor health issues such as illness, fatigue, and discomfort. If you are among them, you may be surprised when, during your initial evaluation, your holistic health coach asks you about your dental habits and history. The fact is, dental habits
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