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5 Qualities of a Good Dental Implant Candidate

December 21, 2021

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For many patients and dentists alike, dental implants are the tooth replacement option of choice. Even though many people would prefer them over other options, dental implants aren’t the right fit for everyone. So, how can you know if dental implants are a good option for you? Read on to learn about five qualities that a good dental implant candidate should have before moving forward with the procedure.

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A Guide to Using Denture Adhesive

December 7, 2021

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dentures next to tube of adhesive

If you are among the roughly 32 million Americans who wear dentures, you may find adhesive useful. Denture adhesive is non-toxic, water-soluble, and goes between the denture and the gum line to help hold them in place. It can help you feel more confident in your dentures by providing additional stability when eating, talking, and laughing with loved ones or in professional settings. Unfortunately, many people don’t know the proper way to use it. Read on to learn the right way to apply three different types of denture adhesive as well as how to remove it from your restorations.

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How to Transition from Dentures to Dental Implants

November 30, 2021

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man learning about transition from dentures in West Bloomfield

Are you tired of your dentures slipping around in your mouth when you eat, speak, or laugh? You may be interested in switching to a more permanent solution to missing teeth like dental implants. Though both dentures and dental implants are viable options to replace missing teeth and complete your smile, switching can take some getting used to. Read on to learn more about what you can expect during your transition from dentures to dental implants.

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3 Ways to Make the Most of Your Dental Insurance Benefits

November 19, 2021

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dentist teaching a patient how to maximize dental insurance benefits

Are you confused by all of the technical-sounding language that dental insurance companies use? If so, you’re far from alone; millions of Americans don’t completely understand how their dental insurance works. Unfortunately, not knowing how to take full advantage of your insurance benefits means you might end up losing money! On the bright side, there are only three things you need to do to maximize dental insurance benefits and make the most of your plan.

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What Do Dental Implants Feel Like & Why Should I Get Them?

October 14, 2021

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woman speaking with dentist about dental implants in West Bloomfield

Dental implants are a permanent tooth replacement method that allows patients to speak, eat, and smile with more confidence. If you have one or more missing teeth or are considering switching to dental implants from a less permanent restoration, you may be curious about what they feel like in your mouth. To help you determine if dental implants in West Bloomfield are right for you, here’s what you can expect them to feel like and some of their benefits.

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