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Could a Coffee Habit Tarnish My Veneers?

April 9, 2024

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 9:06 pm
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A set of beautiful veneers can completely change your life, allowing you to project a new confidence to the people that you meet. Truly loving your smile will make noticeable improvements to your social life, romantic prospects, and even to your career.

However, there are some ingrained habits that you might not want to change because of your veneers. For example, you might wonder whether it’s necessary to skip out on your morning coffee for the sake of your new dental work—here’s what you should know.

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5 Ways to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution to Floss More

December 5, 2023

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person flossing their teeth

As the year begins, numerous individuals embark on their New Year’s resolutions, ranging from healthier eating habits to increased travel aspirations. With a multitude of resolutions to choose from, consider making one that benefits your smile. Flossing is a common habit that many people overlook, making it an excellent starting point. Dive into this read to discover five tips that will support your commitment to floss more often as part of your New Year’s resolution.

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Celebrating Dental Hygiene Month This October: Tips for Optimal Oral Health

October 10, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 8:31 am
Someone brushing their teeth

As the leaves change color and we welcome the crisp autumn air, October brings more than just pumpkin-spiced lattes and cozy sweaters. It’s also Dental Hygiene Month – a perfect time to refocus on the health of our gums and teeth. Good oral hygiene is not just about a bright smile; it plays a vital role in our overall health. In this blog, we’ll explore practical tips and practices to enhance your oral health.

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Prevent a Dental Emergency with These Back to School Safety Tips!

August 15, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 3:25 pm
Smiling young boy standing outside

After spending all summer with your kids, you might have some concerns about safety as you prepare to send them back to school. Unfortunately, many parents accidentally overlook one aspect of safety — their child’s smile. How can you protect your young one’s oral health as they head back to the classroom? These tips will help you to prevent a dental emergency.

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How Long Does Invisalign Therapy Take?

January 23, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 1:59 am

set of clear bracesPatients interested in Invisalign therapy usually want to know how long they must wear the product in order to see results. A complete course of treatment typically takes between 12-18 months. However, the exact answer to the question depends on factors such as the degree of misalignment and how long per day the aligner is worn. The best results are obtained when the patient wears the product consistently and follows all of their dentist’s recommendations.

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A Dazzling Smile in the New Year with Help from Your Cosmetic Dentist!

December 11, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 11:55 am

woman blonde hair perfect smileIf you’re like most people, you can’t help but feel excited about the possibilities that the new year holds. It’s an opportunity to make improvements in several areas, one of them being the aesthetics of your smile. No matter what type of blemish you’re dealing with, learn how your cosmetic dentist can revamp your image!

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3 Frequently Asked Questions About Periodontal Disease

November 11, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 12:26 am

woman showing red spot on gums

Nearly 85% of adult Americans suffer from some form of periodontal (gum) disease. One of the best ways to reverse this alarming trend is through better education. This starts with getting an understanding of what contributes to the condition as well as learning how to recognize the warning signs. When it comes to periodontal disease, there are 3 important questions that must be answered. Read on to find out what they are, and get the answers you need.

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A Fully Restored and Aesthetically-Pleasing Smile with Dental Crowns

October 11, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 12:53 pm

older woman smiling blonde hairThe crown of your tooth is the portion that is visible above the gumline. Covered by a hard, protective surface called the enamel, it has the awesome task of protecting the inner area of the tooth from the harsh environment in the mouth. What can be done when dental crowns are damaged or lost, then? Read on to learn about the remedy!

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Want 5 Good Reasons To Use Invisalign To Straighten Your Teeth?

September 7, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 7:18 pm

A woman holding braces and Invisalign in different handsModern life is full of more choices than ever before. When it comes to straightening crooked teeth, people only had 1 choice for many decades: braces. Then Invisalign came along about 20 years ago, which has been a complete game-changer! Today, anyone who wants to achieve a beautiful, straight smile has 2 options, but one of the first questions people have is: Will Invisalign work for me? While scheduling a consultation is the only way to know for sure, you’ll be glad to hear that Invisalign does work for a wide variety of issues such as overbites, underbites, gaps and crowding. To find out more about this fantastic alternative to braces, keep reading for the top 5 reasons to choose Invisalign!

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Your Cosmetic Dentist Explains the Benefits of Porcelain Veneers!

August 2, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — brickdentist @ 11:59 pm

woman smiling with perfect teethYou have a major meeting coming up, and you want to make the best impression. Will your smile flaws make a difference? Studies show they could, as at least a third of the new people you encounter will notice the condition of your teeth before anything else. To address your imperfections, your cosmetic dentist recommends porcelain veneers. As you continue reading, you’ll learn why this is the procedure you’ve been looking for!

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