When Is Sleep Dentistry a Good Option?

Posted on: 26 June 2020
Not all patients and dental treatments work well with local anaesthetics. There are times when it helps to use deeper sedation. Sleep dentistry techniques can work with anything from mild conscious sedation to full general anaesthesia. When is this option worth considering? 1. You Have Dental Anxiety If you are nervous seeing a dentist or have a full dental phobia, then getting the treatment you need can be difficult. You might find it hard to sit in your dentist's chair and open up for a check-up.
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Whitening Your Teeth at Home: Should Your Gums Hurt?

Posted on: 19 February 2020
Do you believe in the idea of no pain, no gain when it comes to some forms of self-improvement? It's the sort of thing a personal trainer might shout at you as you do sit-ups and your muscles feel like they're on fire. This is to be expected to some degree when it comes to exercise, but if your efforts to improve your appearance include teeth whitening, your gums shouldn't feel like they're on fire.
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Your Guide to Root Canal Procedures

Posted on: 18 February 2020
If your dentist recommends a root canal procedure to you, then he or she is really trying to save your tooth. When you have a tooth that has gotten to the stage at which a root canal treatment is required, usually the only other viable option is to extract it completely. Therefore, it is something that you should have done sooner rather than later because it is always better to try and hang on to as many natural teeth in your mouth as possible.
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Signs Your Dentures Need Repairs

Posted on: 13 February 2020
Nothing lasts forever, including your dentures, but with regular maintenance and good oral hygiene, you can extend their longevity. The usual wear and tear will take its toll, and eventually you'll need to replace them. However, sometimes all you need is a few repairs to get your dentures working properly. Here are signs that your dentures need repairs: i. Chips or cracks   The easiest sign to note is a chip or a crack in your dentures.
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