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What Information Can Your Dentist Get from 3D X-Ray Imaging?

What Information Can Your Dentist Get from 3D X-Ray Imaging?

by Natalie (SU)
3D X-ray imaging in dentistry has improved the way your dentist can care for your oral health. If you need a dental implant, a tooth extraction, a root canal, or other work done, 3D X-rays are able to provide more valuable information than traditional X-rays for your dentist to determine a treatment plan. In addition to displaying signs of decay or damage in the tooth, these X-rays can help the dentist get a better idea about future treatments, such as dental implants or alignments.

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

by Natalie (SU)
Teeth whitening or bleaching is a must-have for many people, at some point in their lives. It’s true that people will generally notice your smile first, and a whiter smile is often more noticeable and appealing. Yellowed or brownish teeth make you look older, and nothing projects confidence like a white, healthy smile. If you don’t feel confident about your smile, you shouldn’t adapt to that feeling and actively stop smiling because of your teeth. There are several options for teeth whitening out there, and if you are interested in how they actually work, we can help enlighten you.

Can Missing Teeth Cause Headaches?

Can Missing Teeth Cause Headaches?

by Natalie (SU)
If you’ve had a tooth removed due to an infection or advanced decay, the initial pain relief after the extraction may only be a temporary feeling. Missing teeth can cause a number of continuing painful issues, including headaches.

How 3D X-Ray Imaging Can Help Your Dentist Better Diagnose Your Oral Condition

How 3D X-Ray Imaging Can Help Your Dentist Better Diagnose Your Oral Condition

by Natalie (SU)
The introduction of 3D X-rays into dentistry has completely changed the way your dentist sees your mouth. Many details not visible through two dimensional traditional X-rays that were left to educated guesses or were not determinable until after treatment, can now be utilized to accurately inform your dentist’s decisions on your care.

Home care instructions after dental implants

Home care instructions after dental implants

by Natalie (SU)
If you’ve just undergone dental implant surgery and it’s time to go home and recover, it’s very important to follow your dentist’s instructions. There is much to be expected that comes with mouth or dental surgery and procedures, but the most important one of all is to not fuss with your mouth more than your dentist advises. This means resting, icing, and letting your mouth and gums heal. What else can you expect in the coming days?