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Cosmetic dentistry

  • All about dental implants If you lose a tooth, you don't need to have a gap in your grin. Learn how dental implants can help you eat comfortably, feel more confident and offer more comfort than dentures.
  • Braces — not just for kids anymore More adults are having their teeth straightened than before. If you’re thinking about getting braces, here's what you should know to get started.
  • The hows and whys of a simple tooth extraction Discovering that you need a tooth extracted might alarm you. Learn the reasons for this recommendation and understand what to expect.
  • The risks of tooth whitening Before considering whitening your teeth, discuss the risks with your dentist ― especially if you plan to use a home bleaching system.
  • Veneers: The pros and cons If you have teeth that are badly discolored, uneven or chipped, then veneers might be for you. Find out more about their advantage and disadvantages.
  • Why you should avoid DIY dentistry Scalers and other dental tools are meant to be handled by professionals. Here’s why you should avoid using over-the-counter instruments and other DIY dentistry hacks.