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3 Reasons to Consider Dental Implants

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If you have gaps in your smile from missing teeth or if you are facing dental extractions, wanting a reliable way to complete your smile is natural. Many options exist, but not all of them are equally beneficial.

Depending on your current health and lifestyle, you may wish to consider dental implants to replace your teeth since the offer the highest number of benefits overall.

Here Are 3 Reasons to Consider Dental Implants:

#1 Dental Implants Replace the Entire Tooth

Instead of simply replacing the crown of the tooth – the part visible when you smile – a dental implant also replaces the root of your tooth, which promotes healthy bone and provides stability. ...

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Each Tooth Has a Function

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No one will argue that the human body is an amazing thing. Each organ, vein, artery, and nerve serves a purpose. So do your teeth! Your teeth each have a function and work together so that you can chew foods that will keep your body healthy and energetic.

Here is a breakdown of the different types of teeth and what they do:

Incisors 

Your incisors are your front four teeth. They bite into the foods you eat and also give your face its unique shape. You also need them to talk and sing. If these teeth stick out too far or tip toward your tongue too far, it can be difficult to speak ...

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What Cosmetic Dentistry Services Are Evansville Residents Requesting?

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Each patient is different and has varying goals for their smiles. We do hear some requests for cosmetic dentistry more often than others because of the great results they provide. Ultimately, the best way for you to find out your options is to set up a cosmetic dentistry consultation with Dr. Chris Meunier. In the meantime, here are our two most popular cosmetic services.

Innovative Teeth Whitening with KöR

Because we choose to use KöR Deep Teeth Bleaching in our office, we receive many calls requesting a brighter smile. Our system is different from others because it reduces sensitivity and achieves amazing results in one office visit. 

People who drink coffee, red wine, ...

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Can't Resist Sweets? This New Study May Reveal Why

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A new study reveals that a love of sweets may not be easily explained away as a lack of willpower. As with many things, your love of sweets can come from genetics and may be driven by hormones. Combined with the research that shows sugar is highly addictive, this may mean that your search for sweets results in an increase in dental decay, putting your smile at risk.

How Sugar Impacts Healthy Teeth

Dentists have been discussing the impact of sugar on your smile for decades. As sugar has taken a bigger role in the average American diet, we combatted this rise in decay with fluoride in municipal drinking water to reduce ...

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3 Changes You'll Notice in Modern Dentures

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If you were lucky enough to spend weekends at your grandparents’ house as a kid, you might have memories of their false teeth swimming in a glass of water by their bedside table. One thing is certain, old-fashioned dentures had room for improvement.

Fortunately, modern dentistry has helped dentures progress in a number of ways along with restorative dentistry and preventive care. As a consistently changing science, dentistry offers us the best care in history today in our neighborhood dental offices.

3 Changes You Will Notice in Modern Dentures

If your grandparents regularly removed their dentures, it is probably because back then they were not very comfortable. Ill-fitting dentures create sores and hot ...

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