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Composite Fillings vs. Metal Fillings

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Maui DentistThroughout history, dentists and those intent on improving oral health have used a number of different filling materials for compromised teeth. From pure gold to silver, composite and even beeswax, plenty of materials have been used to fill teeth. Two fillings have emerged as the best: composite resin and silver amalgam, also known as metal fillings. Part of the appeal of the composite variety is it looks exactly like natural teeth. However, there are some benefits to metal fillings as well. Let's take a look at the differences between composite resin fillings and metal fillings to help patients select the type that is optimal for their unique mouth.


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Why Invisalign is Great for Teens

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Invisalign AlignersThe days of relying on conventional braces to correct crooked teeth are long gone. Teens are now shifting to Invisalign to remedy crooked teeth as well as gapped teeth. Invisalign aligners provide a number of benefits compared to traditional braces. Below, we flesh out these benefits in detail to show why Invisalign is the solution for just about every teenager’s crooked or improperly spaced teeth.


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Things to Look for in a Dentist

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Maui DentistFinding the right dentist is more challenging than most people assume. Though possible, it is rare to find the perfect dentist right off the bat on your first try. This is a time to be picky to ensure you are provided with high-quality dental treatment in the years to come. Below, we shed light on the most important things to look for in a dentist.


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Benefits of Dental Veneers

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VeneersIf you have teeth with cosmetic imperfections, you are not alone. Just about everyone has cosmetic flaws with their teeth. Dental veneers are available to conceal these imperfections and provide a uniform aesthetic. In fact, dental veneers can even close those pesky uneven spaces and gaps between teeth. Below, we take a closer look at the many merits of dental veneers.


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Benefits of Same Day Crowns

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Same Day CrownsIt is no longer necessary to schedule multiple appointments at the dentist's office for the placement of a crown. The traditional crown process requires an initial visit to prepare the tooth and take an impression, followed by another visit for the placement of the crown several weeks later. The worst part about this old-fashioned crown creation and placement process was that it took several weeks for the dental lab to make the crown based on the impression. CEREC crown technology now exists to create the perfect crown for the nuances of your unique tooth in a single day. There are countless advantages to same day crowns.


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Benefits of Invisalign for Adults

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Invisalign Clear AlignersIf you are like most people, you have heard of Invisalign in passing. Most people have heard Invisalign is a more aesthetically pleasing version of braces that works surprisingly quickly. The benefits of these corrective dental aligners make them worth every penny and then some. Invisalign straightens crooked teeth, corrects spacing issues and even remedies bite problems. Here is an in-depth look at the many merits of Invisalign for adults.


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Health Benefits of Going to the Dentist

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Maui DentistThe health benefits of going to the dentist regularly run far deeper than just keeping your teeth in good condition. Regular dental visits, backed up by a good routine of oral healthcare at home, can boost your overall wellbeing and reduce the dangers of serious disease developing.


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Teeth Whitening: You Deserve a Beautiful Smile

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Teeth WhiteningAccording to a survey conducted by the American Dental Association (ADA) partnered with Oral B and Crest, a person’s smile outranks their hair and eyes as the most physically attractive feature.


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Dental Implants Vs. Dentures

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Dental ImplantsPatients with missing teeth have a couple of tooth replacement solutions to choose from. Dental implants and dentures are the primary tooth replacement options. There are considerable differences between these artificial teeth. Here is a look at everything you need to know to make the right decision.


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