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Dental Bridges in Redwood City

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All of your teeth play an important role in speaking, chewing and in maintaining proper alignment of other teeth. Tooth loss doesn’t necessarily have to occur as you age, but if you do lose teeth they must be replaced to maintain proper function of your mouth. Fortunately, there are options for correcting tooth loss.   […]

Dentures in Redwood City

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A denture or a complete denture as it is often called, is an appliance that is inserted in the mouth, replaces natural teeth and provides support for the cheeks and lips.   Most dentures are made of acrylic and can be fabricated two different ways. The teeth are made of plastic, porcelain or a combination […]

Sealant for Teeth in Redwood City

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Highly effective in preventing decay on the biting surfaces of your chewing teeth, dental sealants are a simple procedure in which a tooth-colored acrylic “coating” is painted onto the surface of the tooth. This effectively “seals” the deep grooves, acting as a barrier and protecting enamel from plaque and acids.   Sealants protect the depressions […]

Fillings Restorations in Redwood City

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Why would a dentist recommend dental fillings? Dentists recommend dental fillings when there is a cavity present in a tooth. This procedure involves removing the cavity and placing a filling to restore the tooth. What are the alternatives to getting a tooth filling? Depending on the size of the cavity, alternatives include online or inlay […]

General Dental Check Up Redwood City

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How Important is Oral Hygiene? Oral hygiene is necessary for eliminating bacteria in the mouth. Bacteria builds to form plaque that can harden and lead to long-term ailments such as gingivitis, a mild form of gum disease, and periodontal disease if it is not removed. A good dental care routine and regular check ups will […]