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

  • 3 Ways To Get Whiter Teeth

    21 February 2020

    Do you ever long for a whiter smile? A lot of people want whiter teeth but are not sure how to get them. There are steps you can take if this is one of your goals, and here are the three best things you can do to achieve whiter teeth. 1. Change your habits Changing some habits in your life could be a great place to start when trying to achieve whiter teeth.

  • Titanium Vs. Zirconia Ceramic Dental Implants

    21 February 2020

    Dental implants become integrated with your jawbone. This gives them the stability that they need in order to avoid shifting around whenever you chew food. The process is referred to as osseointegration. Decades ago, titanium was the first material that was discovered to be capable of doing this. More recently, zirconia ceramic was shown to have the same properties. As a result, both are now used as dental implants. If you're considering dental implants, you're probably wondering which one is the best choice.

  • Should You Use An At-Home Tooth Alignment System?

    21 February 2020

    If you have teeth that are crooked or misaligned, you may have explored a variety of tooth straightening techniques. One popular method advertised is clear tooth aligners. Chances are you may have even seen clear tooth alignment systems you can order and use from home. While this may seem like an attractive option for a variety of reasons, they are not a good idea. The following are some reasons why you may want to think twice before you go forward with this type of system:

  • Dealing With Dental Problems? How To Tell If You Need A Root Canal

    21 February 2020

    If it's been a while since you visited your dentist, you could be at risk for tooth damage. Unfortunately, tooth damage often results in the need for root canal treatment. One of the best ways to avoid the need for root canal treatment is to stick to your twice-yearly dental exams. If you're experiencing problems with your teeth right now, take a look at the list provided below. This list contains four signs that you may need a root canal.

  • Top Tips for Reducing Your Dental Service Costs

    20 February 2020

    Taking care of your teeth should be high on your priority list. This will allow you to have a higher quality of life in most cases and will drastically improve your oral health. The costs of dental work can be expensive, and you'll want to do all you can on your own to reduce your costs. Knowing specific ways to assist in making this possible is vital. 1. Get routine cleanings