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The Benefits of Dentures

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Benefits of Dentures

If you have missing teeth, broken teeth or teeth with other significant flaws, it might make sense to replace them with dentures. Though dentures will cost some money, it is better to spend on these artificial teeth than rack up one dental bill after another with a series of restorations. Furthermore, placing dentures in your mouth will reduce the number of trips you have to make to the dentist's office.


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Why Choose a Dental Implant Specialist?

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Dental Implant Specialist

Dental implants have become so popular that many dentists claim to specialize in these procedures, but what does it take to truly be a dental implant specialist? One of the top reasons for choosing a dental implant specialist over a general dentist is the difference in the level of training between the two.


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Am I Too Old to Have My Wisdom Teeth Extracted?

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Too Old Wisdom Teeth

These days, many people have their wisdom teeth removed in their younger years. It is common for this procedure to be performed on those who are under the age of 25, as the removal of these teeth tends to be easier in younger patients. With that said, is there anything that can be done if you need your wisdom teeth removed at an older age?


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The Complete Guide to Gum Disease

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Guide to Gum Disease

As a prosthodontics office, you won’t be surprised to learn that we take gum disease quite seriously. While it is relatively common for adults in the U.S. to have gum disease, that fact doesn’t make this problem any less important.


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Dental Implants or Dental Bridges?

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Bridges or Implants

Tooth loss is never a fun prospect, but it is something many of us will need to face sooner or later. When it happens, it is crucial to think about how you would like to replace missing teeth and to consider all available options very carefully. Two of the most frequently used choices for tooth loss are dental implants and dental bridges.


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Professional Teeth Whitening

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Professional Teeth Whitening

A professional teeth whitening treatment is affordable, safe and highly effective, and will give you the results you desire comfortably and without unpleasant side-effects.


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What Causes Gum Recession?

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Gum Recession

The condition of receding gums, also known as gingival recession, occurs when the tooth roots are exposed by loss of gum tissue. It’s a common problem in people aged over 40 but it can afflict teens and children as young as 10.


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What Cosmetic Dentistry Can Do For You

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Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is the dental practice that focuses on restoring or correcting the general appearance of the teeth and the oral structures in general. Since it is not an official field of dentistry, any dental practitioner can offer cosmetic dentistry, provided the dentist offering cosmetic dentistry is a registered dental practitioner.


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Benefits of a Bone Graft

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Bone Graft Benefits

Dental bone grafts are sometimes necessary to restore bone to a healthy condition after tooth loss, severe gum disease or injury. Reinstating – and maintaining – facial bone structure is crucial.


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Advantages of All-on-4 Dentures

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All on 4

Losing your teeth can be a very frustrating experience; however, with so many amazing options for tooth replacement in the market, it does not need to be. Whether you are searching for a new kind of denture or your first pair of dentures, All-On-4 implant dentures are a great solution that will not leave you disappointed. At Pacific Northwest Prosthodontics, we want our all of our patients to have the best experience they can with their tooth replacement options. It’s the reason why we provide All-On-4 dentures. All-On-4 dentures are among the top tooth replacement solutions in the market, mainly because they’re available with many benefits you will not find with additional options.


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