A dental implant is an artificial tooth root that is placed into your jaw to hold a replacement tooth or bridge. Dental implants may be an option for people who have lost a tooth or teeth due to periodontal disease, injury, or other reasons.
During a wisdom tooth extraction, your dentist or oral surgeon makes an incision in the gum tissue to expose the tooth and bone, removes bone to get access to the tooth root. When wisdom teeth cause problems, they need to come out.
Tooth whitening is any process that lightens the color of a tooth. Whitening may be accomplished by physical removal of the stain or a chemical reaction to lighten the tooth color. Bleaching is defined here as the chemical degradation of the chromogens.
No matter what your age, orthodontics can protect your bite (occlusion), maximize your teeth’s effectiveness in performing their functions and create a well-aligned smile. Are You a Candidate? Call us and get an evaluation of your bite.
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