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What to Know About the Root Canal

Sometimes, when you have a toothache, it is due to the tooth being severely decayed.  If the toothache is causing you severe pain, the nerves on the inside of the tooth may be dying or already dead.  If this is the case, you’ll need to either have the tooth extracted or the nerve removed from the tooth, in order to remove the abscess. Removing the nerve will save the tooth and the procedure is known as a root canal.

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Types of Cosmetic Dentistry We Offer

If you or someone you know has teeth that are distorted in any way such as discoloring, misalignment or misshaped, and even missing teeth then you’ll probably want to correct those issues at some point. Whether it be from discomfort caused by these problems or even that fact of trying to avoid further complications later in your life. Luckily, the Dental experts at Sitwell Dental in Clifton Park, New York offers a multitude of cosmetic dentistry treatments to fix these oral problems.

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How Many Teeth Can Be Replaced With Dental Implants?

Patients have become educated about the benefits that come with dental implants as a replacement for bridge work, but many still wonder how many teeth you can replace with implants? In the early days of implant development, single tooth replacement was controversial, and full arch replacements were still on the horizon. Today, both of those are commonplace, which means you can use implants to replace a single tooth or get full mouth implants, solutions exist for every tooth replacement needed. The customization of size and color, you will never have to worry about anyone noticing you have an implant with the perfect the doctors will achieve for you. No matter the dental implant, your smile will be limitless.

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Do Dental Implants Work Like Real Teeth?

When you replace missing teeth with dental implants, the following days may take getting used to. Following the procedure, it will take time to get used to the feeling of the implant resting in your mouth, and pressure using the teeth. Because of these new sensations, you will need to follow the care instructions from Dr. O’Brien and the rest of the staff at Sitwell Dental while the implant heals. One common question many patients have before and after surgery is if dental implants feel like real teeth.

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Why Adults Should Still Consider Orthodontics?

After a certain age, many adults rule out orthodontic work because they feel that wearing colorful braces would attract the wrong kind of attention. While the stigma of wearing braces in adulthood has been slowly fading away, there have been some popular alternatives to traditional braces that all adults with teeth alignment issues should carefully weigh – that’s invisible teeth aligners and clear braces.

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What Can a Cosmetic Dentist Do?

Usually involving minimally-invasive technics, and almost always delivering results that make patients feel more confident – cosmetic dentistry has matured into a sector of dentistry that restores confidence and changes lives for the better. The procedures are often painless, they have a high rate of success and deliver long-lasting results. Get to know these common cosmetic dental procedures a bit better and then talk to a local dentist about cosmetic dentistry in Clifton Park NY.

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Six Months to a Better Smile

Many people assume braces are the only way to correct misaligned teeth. These days, you have numerous options at your disposal. Drs. John and Tiffany O’Brien at Sitwell Dental are proud to offer Six Month Smiles® to qualifying patients in need. When you come in to ask about getting orthodontics in Clifton Park, NY, make sure to ask about this revolutionary treatment.

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What Are Six Month Smiles?

Straight teeth are essential. They provide you the confidence you need to smile big and wide. They are also healthier, and you have a reduced likelihood of developing periodontal disease with straight teeth. If your teeth are out of alignment, then you need to look into orthodontics. Sitwell Dental provides Six Month Smiles, which have helped many patients get the smile they always wanted.

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