Dental Implants: Stains, Whitenings and Other Considerations
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Dental Implants: Stains, Whitenings and Other Considerations

Dental implants can make a smile look fabulous – I know I have them. However, if you are just thinking about getting them, you may have a lot of questions. You may be wondering how smoking affects implants, whether or not wine will stain them, if they can be whitened or other concerns. I also know from experience that it can be intimidating to ask some of these questions to your dentist. In my dental implant blog, I am going to answer the questions that can be hard to ask. I hope you find the info you need in this blog and that it guides you to the right decision about dental implants. Thanks for reading!

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Dental Implants: Stains, Whitenings and Other Considerations

  • 3 Ways an Electric Toothbrush Can Help Prevent Tooth Yellowing

    18 March 2019

    If you love white teeth and a bright smile, yellow and stained teeth can be a complete turn-off. There are many factors that cause yellow teeth, from the food you eat to practicing poor dental hygiene. Therefore, it's a daily battle to keep the germs and bacteria out of your mouth. An electric toothbrush can help you fight against bacteria and other elements that cause teeth to gradually become yellow. But when pursuing white teeth, why should you keep your manual toothbrush to the side and replace it with an electric one?

  • Dental Problems That Necessitate the Need for Immediate Emergency Care

    15 January 2019

    While there are some individuals that will go to great lengths to keep their teeth bright and attractive, there are some people that will only visit their dentist on rare occasion, if at all. And if you fall under the latter category, chances are you believe that your teeth are fine as long as you brush them every day. The reality, however, is that there are a number of things that could go wrong with your oral health.

  • Two tips for denture-wearers who are going on a camping trip

    12 December 2018

    If you wear dentures and will be going on a camping trip soon, you might want to bear the following two tips in mind. Purchase a portable storage container with a watertight lid Before you head off to the campsite, you should purchase a portable storage container with a watertight lid. The reason for this is as follows; your dentures need to be immersed in a solution of water and sterilising fluid for several hours each night.

  • Tips to Ensure Effective Treatment with Adult Braces

    3 October 2018

    If you're living with adult braces, you should take proper care of your braces because you're probably going to have them on longer than a younger teenager would. Here are some tips you can follow to ensure effective treatment with braces. Brush carefully and regularly  All of those nooks and crannies on your teeth and gums provide the perfect breeding place for bacteria, and braces only exacerbate the situation. As they are wire-based appliances, braces can easily trap food debris and encourage the build-up of plaque in your mouth.

  • 3 Questions to Ask Your Dentist Before Teeth Whitening

    30 August 2018

    It does not matter whether you want white teeth for a special occasion or just because you want to flash a brilliant smile while you are out and about during the upcoming summer. What does matter is making sure you get the best teeth whitening experience for your budget. Not all teeth whitening experiences are created equal, and as a first-time teeth whitener, you are unsure how to make sure you get exactly what you need.