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What Are Some Habits I Should Avoid After Receiving Dental Implants?

October 13, 2023

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Dentist smiles

Dental implants are considered the golden standard in tooth replacement because they look and behave exactly like the real thing and can last for decades with proper care. However, just because they are superior does not mean they are invincible, and there are certain behaviors that can lead them to fail. Here are a few habits to break after getting dental implants.


Wondering if SureSmile Will Affect Your Speech? Here’s What to Know.

August 11, 2023

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Young woman smiling with teeth and holding clear aligner up to her chin with her left hand

SureSmile is a quick, comfortable, and discreet way to get a straighter smile. Clear aligners have steadily gained popularity over the years, and for good reason. There are many benefits SureSmile can offer that traditional metal braces simply can’t. That being said, like any orthodontic treatment, it can affect the way you speak. For some people, that’s enough to dissuade them from pursuing treatment, but any changes to your speech from clear aligners are temporary, minimal, and fixable. Here’s what you can expect with SureSmile when it comes to the way you talk and some tips on how to adjust.


4 Ways You May Be Causing Irritation to Your Gums

June 12, 2023

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a woman who has irritated gums from brushing too hard

Oral health includes more than just your pearly whites. It also involves the soft tissues of your mouth, particularly your gums. While they are not often thought of, if they become irritated, they immediately get your attention! Sore gums make it hard to eat and drink, as well as just feel overall uncomfortable throughout the day. Read on to learn four of the most common ways you may be causing irritation to your gums and how your dentist can help.


Dental Implants – The Perfect Solution for Athletes’ Tooth Loss

April 12, 2023

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A hockey player with a missing tooth looking into the camera

When you think of athletes, you likely imagine solid and durable figures. That’s only natural – these contenders have the best bodies. Like most, though, even athletes can suffer tooth loss. After all, teeth aren’t invincible; they need care. Still, there’s a solution for this issue: dental implants! These prosthetics are ideal tooth replacements for athletes. As for the reasons, let your Jupiter dentist explain. Here’s how athletes lose teeth, why they should get implants, and how they can prevent further tooth loss.


Answering the Top Questions People Have About Dental Implant Aftercare

February 24, 2023

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dentist showing their patient a model of a dental implant

Dental implants get a lot of credit for being one of the best tooth replacement options there is. Not only do they look and feel incredibly realistic, but they’re also incredibly durable, with over 95% of them lasting more than 20 years.

However, the days after the surgery are some of the most precarious for your dental implant. If you’re getting one soon, you may have some questions about aftercare. Here’s a guide that may give you some of the answers you’re looking for.


How Your Dentist Can Treat TMJ Disorder with BOTOX

September 30, 2022

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Dentist giving patient BOTOX injection for TMJ disorder

When the TMJ (temporomandibular joint) that connects the jawbone to the skull becomes injured or overworked, it results in a TMJ disorder that can cause constant jaw pain and headaches. Luckily, your dentist has multiple treatments that can potentially help you find relief. Oftentimes, they might recommend adjusting the teeth or wearing an oral appliance – but in other cases, they may suggest a BOTOX treatment! What exactly does BOTOX have to do with TMJ therapy? Read on to find out.


How Long Does BOTOX Last?

August 10, 2022

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patient getting BOTOX in Jupiter

Nowadays, more people than ever before are getting BOTOX – and it’s easy to see why! Not only is the injection effective at smoothing wrinkles, but it’s a minimally invasive and fast-acting TMJ relieving solution. If you’re interested in getting it, you may be wondering how long your results will last before committing to treatment. Read on to find out what to expect!


3 Famous Celebrities with Dental Implants

July 7, 2022

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Paparazzi taking photos of celebrity

Watching celebrities on the big screen, it’s easy to imagine that they’ve never had issues with their smiles. You might think, “They must’ve been lucky and had perfect pearly whites since birth!” However, that simply isn’t true. The rich and famous are still human and have dental problems just like the rest of us. Some of them have even had to get tooth replacements over the years. To prove it, here’s a summary of dental implants and three celebrities who’ve used them to replace missing teeth.


Invisalign Isn’t Just for Celebrities

September 8, 2021

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Woman pointing to smile after InvisalignWhen you take a good look around, it might seem like only celebrities have perfect smiles. You aren’t imagining things. Only 35% of adults have well-aligned teeth, which means up to 65% of people could benefit from Invisalign. Unfortunately, clear aligners are often associated with a big price tag, but this isn’t the case. Invisalign isn’t just for movie stars. People from all walks of life can invest in a straight, beautiful smile, even if you’re on a budget.


Can You Get Cavities During Invisalign Treatment?

August 10, 2021

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young woman wearing Invisalign

Invisalign is a popular orthodontic treatment that uses a series of clear aligners to straighten teeth. It’s a discreet, convenient, and comfortable way to achieve the smile of your dreams! Plus, there are no dietary restrictions while undergoing treatment since the trays must be removed before eating or drinking anything that’s not water. But despite all the benefits, what are the chances of getting cavities during Invisalign? Read along to learn if you’re at risk and what you should do if you think you have one.

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