Gum Surgery Treatment: What To Expect

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There are many reasons why you may need gum surgery and many several treatments that your dentist might recommend. But generally, the recovery process is similar for most gum surgery treatments. Throughout the gum surgery treatment process, there are several things you can expect. Pre-Operation  You will usually be given a local anesthetic to numb the area before surgery. Your teeth will usually be cleaned thoroughly before the surgery to prepare your mouth and to reduce the risk of infections.…

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Teeth Whitening For Children: Potential Complications And Solutions

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Most parents don’t know whether to bleach their kids’ teeth or not. After all, kids do get their teeth discolored, for example, due to medication or constant use of discoloring food and drinks. Well, you can bleach your child’s teeth; you just have to be aware of the potential complications and know how to deal with them: The Potential Complications Enamel Immaturity The enamel may look tough, but it is not indestructible.…

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Laser Treatments Might Help Your Gum Disease And Save Your Teeth

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Gum disease can have serious consequences if it isn’t treated. The infection can spread to your bone and you might lose your teeth. There are different ways to treat gum disease depending on how severe it is. One possible option your dentist might recommend is laser periodontal treatment. Here’s how it works to treat gum disease and why it might be a better option than traditional surgery. Laser Treatments Remove Infected Tissue…

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