Three Ways to Improve Your Smile

Written by News Channel 2 on December 12th, 2013. Posted in Cosmetic dentist, Dental implants dentures, Find a dentist

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Did you know that nylon-bristled toothbrushes were introduced in 1938? Although modern toothbrushes can help take care of teeth, it is still important to visit the dentist twice a year. Unfortunately, only 60% of adults between the ages of 18-64 visited the dentist in 2010. As a result, oral health problems often occur. These problems, such as gingivitis, which is preventable and reversible, can lead to tooth decay and tooth loss. Although tooth decay and tooth loss can be harmful to the appearance of your teeth, there are several dental treatment options available that will help improve your smile.

1. Dental implants. This dental surgery option replaces missing teeth. Dental implants are small, metal devices that are placed in the jaw sockets of the missing teeth. Once the jaw sockets heal, which usual