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Early Oral Habits

Early childhood cavities is the #1 chronic disease affecting young children. Healthy adult teeth start with healthy teeth during childhood. A baby’s 20 primary teeth are already present when they are born. Baby teeth begin coming through the gums around 6 months, keeping space in the jaw for adult teeth. The American Dental Association recommends …

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Dentures

Dental Implants

Dental implants are an excellent option for many patients. Many patients & dentists are considering dental implants the treatment of choice in many situations. Implants can be used to replace one or more missing teeth or can be used in conjunction with a denture to achieve stability and security. A dental implant is an artificial …

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Dentures

Complete Dentures

Complete dentures can be either “conventional” or “immediate.” Made after the teeth have been removed and the gum tissue has begun to heal, a conventional denture is ready for placement in the mouth about 8 to 12 weeks after the teeth have been removed. Unlike conventional dentures, immediate dentures are made in advance and can …

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Partial Dentures

A removable partial denture or bridge usually consists of replacement teeth attached to a pink or gum-colored plastic base, which is connected by metal framework that holds the denture in place in the mouth. Partial dentures are used when one or more natural teeth remain in the upper or lower jaw. A fixed (permanent) bridge …

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