Deep Cleaning of Teeth: What It Is & Signs You Might Need One

We all have been in a situation where we know we need our teeth cleaned, but how do you know if you need a normal cleaning or a deep cleaning of your teeth? This blogpost is aimed to answer that exact question. There are multiple levels of procedures that a dentist can do for you, […]

5 Types of Cosmetic Dental Procedures You Need to Know

Going to the dentist is not just cleanings, braces and extractions, in actuality you can divide the procedures into categories depending on the end goal of the procedure. These are General Procedures and Cosmetic Dental Procedures. Even though they can overlap, both of these categories serve a different purpose. For General Dentistry the objective is […]

12 Braces Colors Ideas to Stand Out!

When I first got braces I didn’t really like them. Every time I went to the dentist I’d ask for the least noticeable color: either white or grey. Every time would be the same. But one day my dentist run out of white and grey bands, so I was forced to choose a different color… […]

Dentures vs. Implants: advantages and disadvantages

Dentures

Many people want to know whether they need implants or a denture assuming that they are totally different treatments, however, they usually go hand in hand since an implant will have a false tooth. On the other hand, a denture may not require implants for its use.  Below we will explain in more detail the […]

What is an Impacted Wisdom Tooth?

Impacted Wisdom Tooth

Impacted wisdom teeth are usually one of the main reasons for medical consultation due to the recurrent pain they cause. As we are sure that if you are here, it is because you have this type of molars, we will answer the most frequent questions we are usually asked in the consultation. Are wisdom teeth […]

Know the difference between endodontics and crowns

Difference between root canal and crown

Although endodontic treatment and the placement of dental crowns are completely different services, many patients tend to confuse them and even believe that both lead to the same result, something that is far from reality, so today we will teach you to know each of their differences.  Let’s start by knowing what an endodontic treatment […]

Why does my retainer feel tight?

Why does my retainer feel tight?

Retainers are custom-made devices that help to keep teeth in their new position after surgery or orthodontic treatment. Every orthodontist has a different retainer protocol, but most of them will ask you to wear them permanently for the first six months. Retainers can feel tight or even cause discomfort when first using them, but most […]

What are orthodontic treatments?

What are orthodontic treatments?

Orthodontics is the dentistry field that deals with the alignment of teeth and jaws, as well as teeth movement. The position of our teeth depends on many factors, such as genetics, jaw size, diet, and even mental health (bruxism and biting things due to anxiety can change teeth position). However, modern orthodontics can help almost […]

Get to know the different types of braces available

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Dental braces are orthodontic treatments that help fix smile and bite problems in patients. However, there are different types of braces available in today’s dentistry, so it is up to patients to choose the ones that better satisfy their needs. Most people do not know all the orthodontic treatments available today, which is why we […]

What are the different types of dental implants?

dental implant

Bridges and dentures are no longer the only available options when the patient is missing a tooth. Dental implants have become a mainstream dental procedure and a viable alternative to bridges and dentures when looking for a tooth replacement. However, not all implants are the same since there are different types of dental implants. That […]