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Managing and Cleaning Your Porcelain Veneers, Crowns and Bridges

If you recently had porcelain veneers, crowns, or a bridge with an artificial tooth placed, you are no doubt enjoying your beautiful new smile. But nothing lasts forever, especially without proper care. It is easy to think all your dental problems have been solved, relax your cleaning habits, and then a new crisis is triggered.
The good news is that if you are rigorous about cleaning and have a dental exam at least twice a year, you may never again need a cavity removed, periodontal surgery done, or a veneer, crown, or bridge placed again.

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Why CEREC is Valuable

In 1985, a revolutionary new system was introduced to enable single-visit dental restorations. Millions of patients later, CEREC (Chairside Economical Restoration of Esthetic Ceramics) has produced impressive results in providing better and quicker crowns, veneers, inlays and onlays, or to replace old amalgam fillings.

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Halloween Candy to Avoid for the Sake of Your Teeth

Few things characterize Halloween more so than candy. In fact, it is one of the most popular traditions during this Fall holiday. However, sweets and treats are common culprits for dental problems such as tooth decay. This is why it is important to know what is actually good to eat and what to avoid for your teeth’s sake. Here are some candy worth avoiding from a dental perspective this Halloween.

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Dentist in Boston

Looking for a Dentist in Boston?

CITIDental Tremont is a highly established and regarded reputation in the Boston area for providing dental care that focuses on outstanding results and comfort. For years, our practice has passionately served the community. We are part of the evolution of cosmetic dentistry, and have offered patients a range of dental services and options for improving their smile.

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Tips to Prevent Cavities

Tips to Prevent and Avoid Dental Cavities

Tooth decay is primarily the result of bacteria and food. They lead to the development of a sticky substance known as plaque, which hosts the bacteria that eventually destroys tooth enamel over time. While this sounds scary, the good news is that it is preventable. With regular dental visits, you can catch decay before it becomes a serious problem.

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Three Reasons Why You Should Floss More

Three Reasons Why You Should Floss More

Most people have no problem brushing their teeth once or twice a day. We all know how essential it is, and beyond that, brushing feels good. Not only does it make your teeth feel clean and improve your breath, but it’s a relaxing daily ritual that for many people is a key part of waking up or going to bed. But how many people accompany their brushing with daily flossing, as almost all dentists advise?

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Gingivitis Treatment

Everything You Need to Know About Gingivitis

What is gingivitis?

Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gingiva, the portion of your gums that fits around the base of your teeth. Healthy gums are pale pink and fit tightly around your teeth, with an even, firm texture. If your gums are puffy or swollen, dark red, bleed easily during brushing or flossing, or are tender or receding, you may have gingivitis. This common, mild form of periodontal (gum) disease usually arises from neglecting oral hygiene habits. Though easily reversed, if left untreated, it can lead to more serious periodontal disease and tooth loss.

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How Can Gingivitis Be Diagnosed and Treated?

Gingivitis is a condition that can lead to more serious conditions without timely, professional attention. While it is always important to keep up with your regular cleanings, only a dentist can provide comprehensive preventive measures against this condition.

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