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Impress your friends with Dental Trivia

MOST PEOPLE OUTSIDE of teeth-related professions probably only think about their teeth when something’s wrong, like when there’s something stuck between them in the middle of a date, they’re sore from a toothache, or they’re stained after drinking coffee or juice. That’s why we thought our patients would appreciate an opportunity to think about teeth in … Read moreImpress your friends with Dental Trivia

What’s Holding You Back?

Booking your next dental hygiene or check-up appointment may be the last thing on your list. Many people feel anxious for a variety of reasons, but rest assure here at Aegis Dental Group and Angola Dental Center, we make it our top priority to make you feel safe, comfortable and meet your dental care needs. … Read moreWhat’s Holding You Back?

How Does Swimming Affect Teeth?

HAVE YOU EVER NOTICED any extra sensitivity in your teeth after a fun afternoon swimming? You aren’t imagining things, though it usually takes more than just one trip to the local pool before there are any effects. But what does swimming have to do with tooth sensitivity? The Effects Of Chlorine On Tooth Enamel When you … Read moreHow Does Swimming Affect Teeth?

Why Do Dental Crowns Fall Out?

Dental crowns are a common solution for decayed or damaged teeth. In fact, 15 million people throughout the nation have crowns and bridges to restore function to their teeth. But while crowns are meant to be a long-term solution, often lasting a decade or longer, they’re not indestructible. In some cases, dental crowns may actually … Read moreWhy Do Dental Crowns Fall Out?

Repeat After Us: Teeth Are Not Tools

OUR TEETH ARE pretty amazing, and there’s a lot they can do. They chew our food, they provide structural support for the lower third of our faces, they help us speak clearly, and they give us our beautiful smiles. However, many people also find other uses for their teeth, which can be very dangerous. Teeth are … Read moreRepeat After Us: Teeth Are Not Tools

You’ll Be Smiling Again With Dental Implants

TOOTH DECAY, ACCIDENTS, and sports-related injuries are a few of the most common causes of tooth loss, but thanks to modern dentistry, we don’t need to live with a gap in our smiles. Among the most effective ways to fill in the gaps are dental implants. Implants Versus False Teeth Dentures (whether partial or full) are … Read moreYou’ll Be Smiling Again With Dental Implants

Taking Care Of Your Pet’s Teeth

IT’S EASY TO ASSUME that our pets don’t need dental care like we do. After all, wild animals can’t exactly brush their teeth, and that doesn’t seem to be a problem for them. However, it turns out that our pets’ teeth have a very different situation than the teeth of wild animals, and they do need … Read moreTaking Care Of Your Pet’s Teeth

It’s Time To Kick That Ice-Chewing Habit

CHEWING ICE MIGHT SEEM refreshing in the moment, but it’s not doing any favors for your teeth in the long run. Today we’re going to take a look at why ice chewing is such a common habit despite the dangers it poses, as well as what someone with this habit can do to stop. Compulsive Ice … Read moreIt’s Time To Kick That Ice-Chewing Habit

How To Take Care Of Your Dental Implants

If you’ve recently gotten new dental implants, you’re certainly not alone. Three million people currently have dental implants, and that number is growing by 500,000 a year. However, not everyone knows right away how to care for their new dental implants the right way, and improper care and maintenance can cause a variety of dental … Read moreHow To Take Care Of Your Dental Implants

4 Tips To Save On Your Dentures And Maintenance

If you’ve recently had dentures made for you, you’re not alone. About 15% of the edentulous population has dentures made each year. These types of dental implants can help you feel better about your smile and help you get through normal daily tasks more comfortably. However, dentures and their care can sometimes be expensive, especially … Read more4 Tips To Save On Your Dentures And Maintenance

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