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Tobacco Use and Your Oral Health

Tobacco Use and Oral Health | Doylestown Dentist
Doylestown dentist Dr. Elyce Link-Bindo wants to provide you with all the support you need to enjoy a healthy smile. It certainly is no secret that tobacco use is bad for your general health. So it should not be too hard to imagine they impact that smoking can have on your oral health.Tobacco use weakens your immune system and makes it harder to fight off periodontal (gum) infections. It also makes it more difficult for your mouth to heal if you have gum disease treatment.What does this mean for you if you are a smoker?Here are some interesting facts from the Centers for Disease Control that you should consider:Smokers ...

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3 Simple Cosmetic Procedures

Cosmetic Dentistry Doylestown PA
Cosmetic dentistry comprises many different treatment options that can help patients get the smile they've always wanted. We are proud to offer a wide array of cosmetic services under one roof, making it easy to get the treatments that you need!Here are three of our simple, effective, and popular cosmetic dentistry services:Tooth-colored fillings: Tooth decay happens, and when it does, the cavities created in your teeth will need to be filled. This is a very common treatment, and it's fairly simple. However, in the past, fillings have often been made from a composite metal material, which compromises the aesthetics of your smile. Today, however, we are able to offer tooth-colored ...

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Tips for handling dental emergencies

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Dental emergencies can be the worst. They tend to happen at the most inconvenient times, usually when you are away on vacation. In this blog post I would like to discuss some helpful suggestions if you don’t have access to a dentist right away. The best solution is to always see your dentist; however, during the holidays or a vacation this isn’t always possible. Here is how to handle certain dental emergency situations:Broken toothYou will want to treat the symptoms. If you are having hot and cold sensitivity you will want to avoid anything hot or cold. If you are in pain and able to take Motrin and Tylenol, these ...

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How to Care for Your Teeth after Whitening

Teeth Whitening | Doylestown Dental Group
You made the decision to have your teeth professionally whitened, and you couldn’t be happier! After just two weeks of professional teeth whitening at home, you’re smiling with confidence because you love the way you look!We love watching the transformation of patients who use professional take-home teeth whitening kits available at our Doylestown dental office. You deserve to love the way you look, and now that you have gone through treatment, you deserve to enjoy the results as long as possible!How to Extend the Whitening EffectDiligent oral hygiene – Of course, you should be doing this anyway. It's not just good for your oral health; it is the easiest ...

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Three Common Cosmetic Flaws and Their Solutions

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Smiling should be a pleasure. It is the way you communicate your feelings and project confidence, so it’s important to be able to smile openly. If any of these common cosmetic flaws are preventing you from expressing yourself confidently, the Doylestown cosmetic dentist can help.Simple Cosmetic SolutionsStained or discolored teeth: This is a very common complaint. In fact, it’s so common that the American Dental Association found that nearly 90% of patients requested teeth whitening! At our Doylestown office, we offer at-home teeth whitening because we have found it to be the most effective way to dramatically improve the appearance of your smile. Simply wear the custom-made trays every ...

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Cosmetic Issues Fixed with Dental Bonding

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When many people think of cosmetic dentistry, they might image expensive, complicated procedures that take place over many visits to the dentist. But the truth is that often a simple, affordable cosmetic dentistry procedure such as dental bonding can dramatically change the look of a smile.If, for example, your smile reveals gaps or you have teeth that are cracked or chipped, dental bonding might be just the procedure you need to give you a great smile. There are a variety of cosmetic issues that can be fixed with dental bonding, and we offer high-quality, esthetic cosmetic dentistry at our Doylestown, PA dental office.What Is Dental Bonding?With the dental bonding process, ...

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Functions of Dental Bonding for Cosmetic Dentistry

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For patients looking for a Doylestown cosmetic dentist that takes their budgetary concerns into account when treatment planning, contact us! Dr. Elyce Link-Bindo and Dr. Richard Cavanaugh offer cosmetic services for all budgets, including popular cosmetic dental bonding.Cosmetic bonding takes advantage of the highly versatile composite material used in dental fillings. Since it comes in a variety of shades and our dentists polish it in the final stages of restoration, to the untrained eye, it will look just like your natural tooth and will not leave a permanent scar on your smile.Aside from fillings, we can use composite to make small repairs to your natural teeth. Dental bonding actually adds ...

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