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Family activities in Virginia Beach
Planning Some Family-Friendly Fun This Summer? 10 Kid-Friendly Activities in Virginia Beach
Time to explore! Summertime can be a relief for some, and a curse for others. Your little ones are home, instantly claiming they are “bored” and you feel like you are about to lose your mind. Sometimes, a little planning is all that is needed to help alleviate a few of those boredom days. Making…
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Immediate implants as a smile makeover option
Thinking About Immediate Implants for Your Smile Makeover? Here’s What to Expect
If you’re considering a smile makeover with dental implants, you may have heard of “immediate implants.” Unlike traditional implants that require a waiting period to integrate with the jawbone, immediate implants are placed directly after tooth extraction. You can leave the dental office with a new tooth, or teeth, all on the same day. But…
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Magnification in dentistry
Enhancing Precision: The Amazing Role of Magnification in Dentistry
Two Primary Forms of Dental Magnification Magnification allows dentistry to be practiced at a more refined level. While magnification has existed in dentistry for over 150 years, its application today is very different than it once was. Two of the most common forms of dental magnification are loupes and microscopes.  The Crucial Role of Loupes…
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You can beat dental anxiety
How To Conquer Dental Anxiety and Get the Dental Treatment You Need
What you should know about dental anxiety.  Dental anxiety is genuine and more prevalent than many realize, affecting about 36% of the population. And unfortunately, many people forego their visits to the dentist because of their fears. Doing so puts them at greater risk of tooth decay, gum disease, and other health issues. But with…
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Understand wisdom tooth extraction
3 Common Cases That May Warrant a Wisdom Tooth Extraction
Why You May Be Better Off Without Your Wisdom Teeth Third molars, more widely referred to as wisdom teeth, are the most commonly extracted teeth. The reason for this frequently performed surgery is because the human jaw has evolved over many thousands of years. The average human jaw is no longer as large as it…
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What dental hygiene products do you / should you use?
How to Pick The Ideal Dental Hygiene Products for Your Smile
How do you choose the dental hygiene products that will actually benefit your smile? While the basics of good oral homecare may seem like common sense to patients, the reality is that more often than not, patients do not understand how to best choose from the products in the overwhelming and overpopulated dental products section…
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Help your kid have good braces hygiene
3 Things To Help Your Teen Successfully Brush Around Braces
Set your teenager up for success by understanding how to care for their teeth while wearing braces. Having braces can be a life-changing event for a teen. Not only is your teen dealing with physical changes and leading a busy life with school, activities, and maybe even a job. Adding braces to the mix can…
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Healing after surgery for dental implants
How Long Do Dental Implants Take to Heal Before I Can Eat Normally Again?
Understanding the Dental Implant Treatment and Healing Process Today, dental implants are the preferred option for tooth replacement in most cases. This durable solution restores the appearance of your smile and can help you regain natural eating and speaking abilities. Dental implants even protect your jawbone in the long term. However, patients still have plenty…
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More comfort with digital dental impressions
Say Hello to Digital Dental Impressions: 3 Ways They’re Better than Putty
If you’ve had cosmetic or restorative dental work done in the past, then you’re likely familiar with putty impressions. Many types of orthodontic work, oral appliances, and dental restorations require an impression of your teeth. However, digital dental impressions now provide a greatly improved alternative. Physical vs. Digital Dental Impressions Traditional dental impressions have been…
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Early orthodontic intervention matters
Early Orthodontic Interventions Can Save Your Child a Lot of Work Later
Benefits of Early Orthodontic Care for Kids When you think of orthodontics care for kids, you probably envision traditional metal braces for children around 12 to 14 years of age. Braces for school-age kids are the most common form of pediatric orthodontic care but certainly not the only option. Early orthodontic intervention is an important…
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