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5 New Year’s Resolutions for Healthy Teeth and Gums

Every year people make New Year's Resolutions only to have them go by the wayside before the end of the first month. Establishing good oral health habits will protect your teeth and gums for many years to come. When making New Year's resolutions, set goals that give you the chance to improve your health. Preventive dental care and maintaining healthy...
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SureSmile® Aligners Are Available Now at Ultimate Smile Design 

We are excited to announce that SureSmile® Aligners are now available at Ultimate Smile Design in Palm Bay, FL. Orthodontic treatment with SureSmile® Aligners can help you achieve your ideal smile faster, easier, and more discreetly than you ever thought possible.  SureSmile® Aligners are a series of transparent, removable, and virtually invisible clear aligners designed to progressively straighten your teeth...
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Tooth Extraction Causes and Aftercare

One of your dentist's primary goals is to preserve the structure of your mouth by repairing damaged or decayed teeth. However, there are circumstances that require a tooth extraction. When a tooth is beyond repair because it's severely damaged or decayed, having the tooth pulled may be the only option. Common Reasons for Tooth Extraction The tooth or gums can...
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How Can I Stop Grinding my Teeth?

If you've been experiencing jaw pain, headaches, and broken teeth it may be because you are grinding your teeth. Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is a common disorder experienced by an estimated 10% of adults and 15% of children. Let's explore the signs of teeth grinding and how you can stop grinding your teeth. Symptoms of Teeth Grinding Teeth...
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Dental Crown Frequently Asked Questions

A dental crown is one of the most common dental restorations we provide. Odds are high that you have a crown or you will get a crown at some point in your life. So, we thought we'd answer a few questions about dental crowns. Dental Crown FAQs What is a dental crown? A crown is an artificial tooth-like structure, made...
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Start Your Children Off With Good Dental Habits

One of the first things parents with young children start to worry about is how to teach them proper oral hygiene. Teaching good dental habits at an early age helps prevent tooth decay and establishes oral health habits that will last a lifetime. Learning how to protect their teeth at a very young age gives children a good foundation to...