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Can You Get Porcelain Veneers with Misaligned Teeth?

August 11, 2020

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Woman getting porcelain veneers

Porcelain veneers can fix all sorts of aesthetic issues and leave you with a perfected smile. This is why it’s a favorite among celebrities and others who want to enhance their already beautiful smile by eliminating discoloration, chips, and other small imperfections. For the most part, anyone who has good oral health is a good candidate for dental veneers. However, there are factors to consider before you commit to them, including the alignment of your smile. Continue reading to learn about whether or not you should get veneers if you have crooked teeth.

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Easy & Important Hand Hygiene Tips to Use in COVID-19

May 18, 2020

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Patient practicing excellent hand hygiene as recommended by St. Albans dentist

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has always recommended regular handwashing to keep yourself healthy from sicknesses like the common cold and the flu. While practicing social distancing is the best way to protect yourself and others from COVID-19, hand hygiene is more important than ever as well. Even while staying at home, regularly washing your hands plays a key role in keeping you healthy throughout the pandemic. Here are a few simple yet effective hand hygiene tips from your St. Albans dentist that can help protect you from the novel coronavirus.

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Dental Emergency and Self-Quarantine: What Should You Do?

March 16, 2020

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a digital image of tooth pain occurring within a person’s mouth

A dental emergency never happens when you expect it or at a “good time.” It may happen when you’re preparing to leave on vacation, going in for a job interview, or undergoing self-quarantine as a result of the coronavirus that has become a global pandemic. So, what do you do? When does a dental emergency warrant leaving your home to seek immediate care? To find out, let your local dentist share ways to determine if you should take care of the situation at home or venture out to get the help of a professional.

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3 Benefits of Getting BOTOX: The Fast & Effective “Lunchtime Facelift”

January 19, 2020

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Do you feel as though your facial skin looks worn and wrinkled? BOTOX is a common cosmetic treatment that helps reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles caused by tensed and bunched-up muscles beneath the skin, which can boost your confidence and self-esteem. BOTOX injections allow your facial muscles to relax, smoothing out any flaws that cause your skin to look worn-down. If this seems too good to be true, just wait until you hear about all of the other benefits that BOTOX treatment offers!

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4 Advantages of Choosing Invisalign Over Braces

December 15, 2019

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person holding a pair of Invisalign aligners and braces

Whether you’re a teenager or an adult, improving your oral health by straightening your smile is an important decision to make. The problem is, traditional braces distract from your image and can impact your overall self-confidence for years, depending on how long your treatment lasts. Fortunately, using the latest dental technology, Invisalign aligners can straighten your smile and fix minor bite problems without drawing attention to your oral appliance. Read on to learn about four advantages you’ll be able to enjoy when you get Invisalign over traditional metal braces.  

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