Tag Archives: Oral Care

Also called oral hygiene, is the practice of keeping the mouth clean and healthy by brushing and flossing to prevent tooth decay and gum disease by preventing the build-up of plaque, the sticky film of bacteria and food that forms on the teeth.

dental crowns miami
 
Dental crowns are often misunderstood. Misunderstood because most dentists do not explain them very well, and costly because insurance companies typically do not cover more than 50 percent of the cost. Crowns are also known as “caps”, but that term is somewhat antiquated.

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Posted: Wednesday August 2, 2017

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Why are dental implants often the first choice and the standard of care compared to other options to restore missing or damaged teeth?
 
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Posted: Monday March 20, 2017

porcelain veneer dentist miami
 
Porcelain veneers are thin pieces of porcelain used to recreate the natural look of teeth, while also providing strength and resilience comparable to natural tooth enamel. It is often the material of choice for those looking to make slight position alterations, or to change tooth shape, size, and/or color.
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Posted: Monday March 20, 2017

If you are one of the many people who are unhappy with their smile, you might be surprised to learn that you have options to fix teeth that are cracked, chipped, worn, yellow, or otherwise damaged.
 
And TM Prosthodontics, we have extensive experience in the practice of cosmetic dentistry, and we’ve learned a thing or two about the obstacles the can stand in the way of fixing dental issues. Not all procedures are right for everyone. And sometimes the price and healing time can complicate the decision.
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Posted: Tuesday February 21, 2017

dental implant

What are Dental Implants?

Dental implants are metal posts or frames that are surgically positioned into the jawbone beneath your gums. Once in place, they allow your dentist to mount replacement teeth onto them.
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Posted: Tuesday February 7, 2017

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Whether you’re fixing a few minor problems with your teeth’s appearance or contemplating a complete “smile makeover,” you need to have confidence in the dentist performing the work. Your area may offer a lot of choices in cosmetic dentists, so it can be difficult to narrow your decision to one.
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Posted: Thursday October 27, 2016

senior dental care

The teeth are not immune to the aging process. Even with proper dental care, senior patients may experience natural wear and tear on the teeth, making it especially important for seniors to practice particular care with their dental health routines. Fortunately, restorative dentistry treatments can reverse years of dental damage, restoring both dental health and appearance. Patients seeking dental care for seniors can find the latest treatments at our Miami, FL office.
 
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Posted: Monday August 29, 2016

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New studies show anti-depressant medication is leading to bone loss and dental implant failure.
 
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Posted: Monday August 15, 2016

tooth decay
 

According to Vincent Carrao, Chief or oral and maxillofacial Surgery at Mount Sinai, most Americans start out with 32 adult teeth. But that number drops to under 25, due to what is often preventable tooth loss.
 

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Posted: Tuesday August 2, 2016

prevent tooth loss
 
Losing a tooth as a child is an exciting rite of passage, but as an adult, it’s a serious oral health problem, which usually could have been prevented. Fortunately, restorative dentistry treatments can be performed to replace missing teeth and restore the beauty and function of your smile. To learn the causes of tooth loss, schedule a consultation at our Miami, FL practice, Tal Morr Prosthodontics.
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Posted: Thursday July 7, 2016