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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
It can be helpful: It is not required to brush your teeth before going to the dentist, especially if you already brush and floss after every meal. However, some patients... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
Ask your dentist!: It is right to consider the impact any cosmetic treatment will have on existing restorations. Teeth whitening, in particular, can affect the appearanc... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
Implants: The standard denture floats on gums and may slip, rub on gum tissue, or become so unstable that it falls out when the mouth is opened. Implants are no... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
Gum diseaseTreatment: Patients with periodontal disease benefit immensely from care that restores the healthy color and texture to irritated gum tissue. It may not sound ve... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
Varies: The safety of sedation dentistry under psychotropic drugs should be carefully reviewed by the dentist to ensure it is appropriate. It is highly encour... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
No, it does not: Preparing for a dentalCrown and having a dentalCrown physically placed are not painfulTreatments.Patient comfort is ensured with local anesthetics dur... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
It can be beneficial: Teeth whitening is a cosmetic procedure done to lighten the enamel. It is completely safe and many patients enjoy having a brilliant smile to build co... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
Braces Vs Veneers: Both veneers and braces can "straighten the smile," but only braces actually correct misalignment. Veneers are covers that are bonded to the front sur... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
Yes!: The simple answer is,“Yes!”Our patients frequently tell us that their implants feel so real; it would be easy to forget they aren’t natural teeth. For... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Church
Cosmetic Dentistry 24 years experience
Beautiful New Smile: One of the fastest ways to get a better smile is to remove stains with professional teeth whitening. Both in-office and home treatments can achieve ex... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
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