The Tooth of the Matter: A Dental Blog
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The Tooth of the Matter: A Dental Blog

You only have one set of adult teeth, and they need to last until you are 80, 90, or beyond. The actions you take towards your teeth today will either benefit you or harm you in the future. Of course, good dental care starts with seeing a dentist regularly. You should go in for cleanings and checkups, and any other time you think something might be amiss with your teeth. Education is important when it comes to any aspect of your health, so start reading the articles on this website to educate yourself about dentists and dental care. We promise that when you're 80 and you still have your teeth, you won't regret the time spent.

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The Tooth of the Matter: A Dental Blog

  • Do You Have To Have Your Wisdom Teeth Extracted?

    6 February 2020

    Having teeth pulled out of your mouth might seem alarming or downright scary, so it's understandable for some folks to want to try and avoid this procedure. For some, it's actually possible, but most will need to have their wisdom teeth extracted. If you're wondering why, this guide will clear up the reasons for you. The Usual Problem The biggest reason why people typically have their wisdom teeth extracted is that they don't have enough space in their mouth for them.

  • Planning A Customized Orthodontic Treatment

    6 February 2020

    If you need orthodontic treatment, such as braces, your dentist has to customize your treatment depending on the condition of your teeth and the expected outcome of the treatment. Your dentist will use the initial consultation to examine your teeth and plan your treatment. Below are some of the things to expect during the initial examination and planning. Visual Examination A visual examination of the teeth is one of the first things to expect from the dentist during the initial examination.