Month: May 2012

Porcelain Veneers Denver

May 12, 2012

Veneers are a great way to “makeover” your smile or to enhance the appearance of teeth. There are generally two materials used to create veneers which are composite resin and porcelain. Porcelain veneers are generally appropriate for cases involving teeth that are worn, dull, discolored, chipped, cracked, have uneven areas or to correct gaps. Porcelain veneers can be used to correct the appearance of just one tooth or to correct the appearance...

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6 Habits That Help Prevent Tooth Decay

May 1, 2012

Tooth decay occurs from the buildup of plaque acids on your teeth. After eating a meal or snack, bacteria in your mouth start working (they’re especially fond of meals that contain carbohydrates and sugars) and break down leftover particles of food, which produces acids. The acids then combine with debris in the mouth to form a sticky substance called plaque. Plaque tends to deposit on molars and near the gum line of teeth. Plaque acids build up...

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