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Top Tips For Choosing Your Dental Office Everything You Need To Know About Wisdom Teeth Removal So what do I do before surgery? So what happens during surgery then? What happens after the operation? Teeth Whitening The Benefits of Dental Bridges So, what are dental bridges exactly? So, what are the benefits of these dental bridges? The Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry So, what are the benefits of this so called cosmetic dentistry? – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: Top Tips For Choosing Your Dental Office


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Table of Contents
  • Top Tips For Choosing Your Dental Office
  • Everything You Need To Know About Wisdom Teeth
    Removal
  • So what do I do before surgery?
  • So what happens during surgery then?
  • What happens after the operation?
  • Teeth Whitening
  • The Benefits of Dental Bridges
  • So, what are dental bridges exactly?
  • So, what are the benefits of these dental
    bridges?
  • The Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • So, what are the benefits of this so called
    cosmetic dentistry?

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Top Tips For Choosing Your Dental Office
  • The dentist is not a pleasant trip for anyone,
    regardless of age. Children find it terrifying
    and adults and their parents can find it equally
    as daunting. No one wants to have a virtual
    stranger to put their fingers in their mouth and
    to poke around your teeth with sharp metal tools.
    Picking a dentists office you are comfortable
    with can be impossible if you are new to an area
    and have no idea what the local dentists office
    is like. This makes the situation even more
    intimidating and some people can actually put off
    going to the dentist for a long period of time,
    which can naturally be a bad idea for your dental
    health and hygiene. But this is a natural human
    reaction for those who are unfamiliar to
    situations and going to a dentists office that
    you have never been to before means that you can
    be even more anxious then you might usually be
    then if you were comfortable with the dentist you
    were going to. It can be a hard obstacle to
    overcome, for anyone, regardless of age if
    anything, it can be harder for an adult as there
    is no one forcing them to go to the dentists
    office which means they have absolutely no
    motivation to go. While it may seem like an
    inconsequential decision at the time, it can have
    very negative effects on your dental hygiene and
    it is something that you have to address every
    single year. For those who are finding it hard to
    find a reputable dentist office near them, there
    are several hallmarks that prove the quality of
    the office and the employees that work within the
    office itself. This article will describe the top
    tips for finding a good dentists office near
    you.  

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  • The first thing to do is always to ask for
    recommendations. You can research a dentists
    office all you want online but the people who
    have been there and experience the office and the
    staff for themselves will always be the best ones
    to advise you on the service and the feel of the
    place. Ask around the local community and even
    with friends and family, they will be able to
    recommend you the best dentists offices in your
    local area.
  • Another tip is to look for friendly staff.
    Dentists offices are uncomfortable places for
    people to go to and if the staff are unwelcoming
    then it can make the situation ten times worse
    for the person going to the dentist, which is
    never a good thing. Be sure that the staff are
    jovial.

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  • The number one important thing to look out for in
    a dentist office is a clean space. So many
    bacteria can travel from people to people and so
    many things could happen if germs made it to your
    mouth from a dentist. Make sure the place is
    pristine and clean before sitting in the chair.
    Also finally, make sure the technology is
    up-to-date.

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Everything You Need To Know About Wisdom Teeth
Removal
  • The removal of wisdom teeth is something most
    young adults will begin to dread. We are told
    that it is a horrible procedure filled with pain
    and long periods of recovery where we cannot even
    eat solid foods. Some of this is over
    exaggeration and myth but some of it rings true.
    There is pain involved in almost every medical
    procedure out there, it does not matter if it is
    mandatory or not. However, while people are more
    than happy to share conjecture and rumour as well
    as tales about the pain, no one really shares
    information on the procedure itself or what to
    expect other than discomfort and pain. These
    horror stories are not helpful for those who are
    about to go through the procedure. It can cause
    unnecessary anxiety to an already daunting
    experience and it can cause some people to put
    off signing up for the procedure, which can be
    detrimental for the mouth health and hygiene.
    This article aims to expel all of the horror
    stories associated with wisdom teeth removal and
    to provide information on what to expect during
    the procedure and after, to help those about to
    go through the procedure to feel better about the
    situation.
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So what do I do before surgery?
  • You will first have an assessment appointment
    with the oral hygienist or specialist oral
    surgeon. They will talk you through the procedure
    and tell you what to expect before during and
    after the whole wisdom teeth removal process.
    During this assessment appointment, it is always
    recommended that you ask several questions and
    queries yourself, such as any health problems or
    concerns you may have that might impede the
    procedure as well as any drugs that you take
    regularly or on a daily basis remember the
    surgeon is not there to judge you, only to help
    guide you through the procedure at hand, nothing
    else will be of relevance to them.
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So what happens during surgery then?
  • Depending on the state of your wisdom teeth and
    the placement, you may or may not be asleep put
    under local anaesthetic or your mouth will be
    numbed. Either way, whether you are awake or not,
    you will not feel any pain during the actual
    removal of your wisdom teeth. You will not be in
    the oral surgeons chair for long, most of the
    time the procedure will take no more than forty
    five minutes, sometimes less depending on the
    site and the state of your wisdom teeth placement.

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What happens after the operation?
  • People react differently to anaesthetic, so there
    is no telling how you will respond, you may be
    emotional or highly strung, there is no way to
    tell. Most people actually have little pain after
    their surgery, the pain is sometimes there but
    manageable thanks to the drugs that the oral
    surgeon will provide you. There will however be
    swelling for the next few days afterward or maybe
    even the next few weeks.
  •  

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Teeth Whitening
  • Stained teeth are inevitable in life, there are
    so many food stuffs and beverages out there that
    can cause discoloration on your teeth if consumed
    enough. There really is no way around it unless
    you abstain from some of your favourite foods or
    if you quit smoking or whatever else it isthat is
    that is staining your teeth. Sometimes, depending
    on the amount of staining, toothpaste that is
    designed to whiten your teeth will not work
    because it is not powerful enough. This can be
    very demoralising to those who suffer from it. If
    toothpaste fails, it can seem like there is not
    an answer for their problems, they feel that
    their teeth will be permanently stained forever.
    However, teeth whitening toothpaste is not the
    only option available to you or your loved ones,
    there are other solutions for those who feel like
    they really need it to feel better about
    themselves and their appearances, their smiles
    included. This can help boost self esteem and
    negative mental health issues.

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  • The dentist can obviously whiten your teeth, for
    a price usually and it can be a painful procedure
    while having your teeth cleaned. Some people
    would rather not go to the dentist due to several
    reasons, whether that is money, social anxiety or
    just plain fear of dentists and the situations
    involved. All of those reasons are absolutely
    fair and valid. However, while this article will
    detail various home remedies, the best advice is
    to always seek out the opinion and help of a
    professional, home remedies can sometimes be
    dangerous. This can be for any number of reasons,
    such as allergic reactions to some of the
    ingredients or materials involved, which is a
    common plight for home remedies. This is simply a
    disclaimer to the following article, you should
    always seek medically approved solutions or the
    advice from a dentist before seeking more
    unorthodox methods.  

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  • One common home remedy is known as oil pulling.
    This simply means to swirl oil around the mouth
    to kill the bacterium staining the teeth, thus
    whitening your teeth and giving them a healthier
    glow. However, a problem with this solution is
    sometimes the taste, this is why some people opt
    for oil with a pleasant taste. The most common
    and widely used oil is coconut oil, as it tastes
    miles better than cooking oil and will have no
    adverse effect on the body if accidently
    ingested. It actually also has health benefits..
  • Another home remedy is to brush your teeth with
    baking soda. However, this one is a less pleasant
    one than the oil pulling. If done over a long
    period of time, you will begin to notice a
    difference in your teeth and the colour. It must
    also be mixed with toothpaste to work
    effectively, which also might mask the taste.
  • Apple cider vinegar is also another popular
    choice for teeth whitening. It is a natural
    cleaning product that can be used for either
    surface cleaning or even for health issues.

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The Benefits of Dental Bridges
  • Missing teeth can be a huge source of insecurity
    for people and it can put them off smiling for
    ever. Those who are missing teeth can often feel
    ashamed or embarrassed about the appearance of
    their smile and their mouth, which is a tragedy
    for the person involved. They sometimes think
    that there is no solution to their problems and
    that they will feel insecure for the rest of
    their lives. This does not need to happen. There
    are actually numerous solutions out there to fix
    the gaps in peoples teeth anyones teeth, not
    just for the older generation as most people
    would assume, this procedure can work for anyone
    with missing teeth. One of the most effective
    procedures that can help people with missing
    teeth is commonly referred to as dental bridges.
    This is an incredibly helpful dental procedure
    and more people should be aware of the benefits.
    Dental bridges are not well known within society
    despite the fact that they are an almost
    guaranteed fix to missing teeth troubles. They
    can help people who do not feel happy with their
    smiles, which in turn can help people who have
    negative mental health because of their struggles
    with their appearance. This is a huge benefit.
    This article will detail what exactly dental
    bridges are and how they can help anyone who is
    feeling discomfort and embarrassment with their
    missing teeth.

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So, what are dental bridges exactly?
  • Dental bridges are designed to literally bridge
    the gap created by the missing teeth in an
    individuals mouth, hence the name. They comprise
    of dental crowns (usually one or two) called
    anchoring teeth, as they sit on either side of
    the gap with a false tooth in between the
    abutment or anchoring teeth. These false teeth
    are called pontics and they can be made from a
    vast array of material such as porcelain, alloys,
    a mixture of both and sometimes they can even be
    made from gold. They are supported by the natural
    teeth around the gap created by the missing
    teeth.

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So, what are the benefits of these dental bridges?
  • There are a myriad of benefits to having dental
    implants implanted to cover the missing gaps
    between your teeth that are not very well known
    to the general public. This is a huge disservice
    to those that come to really need dental bridges.
  • The first huge benefit to dental bridges is the
    fact they can restore your smile back to the
    natural glory of the time when you had all of
    your teeth. This is a huge benefit. Another
    benefit of dental bridges is that they will
    restore all the jaw and teeth power you may have
    missed when you lost your teeth, meaning that you
    can then chew and speak without any pain or
    discomfort. This means your words will no longer
    be slurred or jumbled due to gaps in your teeth.
    Finally it will prevent the remaining teeth from
    shifting in their places and moving.

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The Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • So many people around the world are so self
    conscious of their teeth and they avoid smiling
    because of their various teeth issues which is
    a big shame. This is a more common issue than
    people may think, it is a universal problem that
    many people do not know how to fix. You may think
    that you are alone in this problem, in this
    insecurity but that is so far from the truth.
    There are several solutions to teeth insecurity
    that can help to solve many peoples insecurity
    and feelings of self consciousness. One of these
    very solutions is commonly known as cosmetic
    dentistry. Some people will hear the words
    cosmetic surgery and will automatically jump to
    conclusions, most likely thinking about the worst
    case situations. This is detrimental thinking.
    Cosmetic surgery has been invented to help people
    who are insecure about the way their teeth look
    and who wish to change it that is simply all
    there is to it and no more. Cosmetic surgery has
    a myriad of benefits to those who are brave
    enough and who are needful enough to want to look
    into and have the cosmetic surgery on their
    teeth. No one should feel any judgement for
    wishing to change an aspect about their bodies,
    it is no one elses decision but their own and
    affects no one else. This article will detail all
    of the different benefits of cosmetic surgery
    procedures and all of the benefits it can have on
    someones feelings of esteem and by extension
    their mental health.

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So, what are the benefits of this so called
cosmetic dentistry?
  • There are many benefits to cosmetic dentistry
    that the vast majority of people do not know
    about. One of the biggest benefits to cosmetic
    surgery is naturally the boost in self esteem
    from the improvement in the appearance of your
    teeth to yourself and maybe even others. It does
    not matter what procedure you decide to
    undertake, no matter what happens, you will feel
    more comfortable and secure with yourself and
    then your smile will become wider and more open,
    a truly radiant smile that reflects the way you
    feel emotionally and physically.
  • Another huge benefit of cosmetic dentistry is
    naturally the boost in self confidence. There is
    nothing quite like being able to smile happily
    and confidently with true feelings of self esteem
    and confidence. It can help your whole psyche and
    mental health, feeling happy with your
    appearance. This by itself is a reason to go out
    and undergo cosmetic surgery as quickly as
    possible.

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  • A little known fact about cosmetic dentistry is
    the fact that it improves the strength and ease
    of your bite. After surgery, there will be no
    pain in your teeth or jaw when you bite through
    something particularly tough or hard. This will
    also ensure that there is no further damage to
    your teeth when you do bite through something
    that is a little tougher than normal. This means
    that there will be no fear when eating anything.
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