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The Most Difficult Smile Design, Matching One Front Tooth

Matching one front tooth is the most difficult cosmetic challenge.  Not only does the shade have to be spot on but it has to blend in various light, daylight, fluorescent and incandecent.  The shape has to blend with the surrounding … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Preventing Tooth Decay – Milbrae, CA

The following are some tips to help you prevent tooth decay. Your teeth are very susceptible to decay if you do not take proper care of them and practice good oral hygiene. See us first to make sure your mouth, teeth, … Continue reading

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What is Invisalign? – Milbrae, CA

An Invisalign treatment consists of a series of nearly invisible, removable aligners that you change every two weeks for the next set of aligners. Each aligner is individually manufactured for your teeth, and your teeth only. As you replace each … Continue reading

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Advantages of Veneers – Milbrae, CA

Veneers can be a great way to fix the color and/or shape of a tooth. Some advantages of using Veneers are: They provide a natural tooth appearance. Gum tissue tolerates porcelain well. Porcelain veneers are resistant to stains. The color … Continue reading

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Inlays and Onlays for Tooth Restoration – Milbrae, CA

Inlays and onlays are frequently used to restore teeth that are severely damaged by decay or wear. They are usually applied to the chewing surfaced of the back teeth. They provide more strength than a filling and are more conservative … Continue reading

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Sedation Dentistry – Milbrae, CA

Do visits to the dentist make you uncomfortable? Have you been avoiding coming to the dentist to have your teeth cleaned or fixed out of fear of the pain that may come along with it? Imagine if you could have … Continue reading

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Avoid Stained Teeth

Many things you eat and drink can stain your teeth. If you don’t brush or floss regularly, you are putting your teeth at risk of staining. Some of the most common culprits of teeth staining are coffee, tobacco, cola, fruit … Continue reading

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Healthy Gums – Milbrae, CA

Keeping your gums in a healthy state is a lot more important than you may think. In addition to brushing and flossing, a healthy diet can also help you  maintain healthy gums. By eating properly, you are providing vitamins, minerals, … Continue reading

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What exactly is CEREC?

CEREC, consisting of image acquisition electronics, an infrared camera, and milling unit, adapts to a wide variety of practice configurations. These tools combined with state of the art CEREC 3D software allow dentists to create perfect fitting, aesthetically pleasing, ceramic … Continue reading

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