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Your Cosmetic Dentist in Hillsboro Says You Deserve a Smile Makeover!

August 15, 2018

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woman smiling with perfect teethSome of the first people to enjoy the benefits of cosmetic dentistry were Hollywood celebrities. Eventually, though, the products and treatments they were privy to were made available to the general public. Thus, having access to a beautiful smile is no longer a discretionary category just for a select group. That’s why your cosmetic dentist in Hillsboro reminds you that you too deserve to have the smile of your dreams. However, there’s more to cosmetic dentistry than what meet’s the eye. Read on to learn what else it has to offer.

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If Porcelain Dolls are Fragile, Why are Porcelain Restorations Durable?

June 13, 2018

several porcelain restorations on tabletopBefore you get started with a cosmetic or restorative dentistry plan that includes dental porcelain, you may be thinking, “Isn’t porcelain fragile?” The answer is, “Yes and no.” While a porcelain doll or a porcelain glass may be fragile, a porcelain knife is strong and so are porcelain restorations. The key is using the highest grade porcelain and cementing it into position properly, so the underlying tooth structures provide support and strength. In fact, porcelain veneers, crowns, bridges, and other restorations are just as strong if not stronger than your healthy tooth enamel, and they can be shaded to perfectly match these natural structures.
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Dentist in Hillsboro Highlights Signs of Oral Cancer

April 25, 2018

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oral cancerTo prevent against tooth decay and gum disease, you maintain your oral hygiene habits at home and visit your dentist in Hillsboro twice a year, but did you know that there may be another threat lingering in your mouth? Over 49,000 Americans are diagnosed with oral cancer every year. Unfortunately, those who develop it have a little over a 50% 5-year survival rate. All too often, the cancer goes undetected and undiagnosed until it has reached the advanced stages or metastasized to other areas of your body. To help promote early detection, it is best to learn your risk factors for oral cancer and to undergo a regular screening.
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Learn More about Your Coverage with Your Delta Dental Dentist in Hillsboro

February 10, 2018

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Man at dentistEvery month, you pay premiums for dental and health insurance to keep your mouth and body healthy. While you may believe that they are one in the same, there are clear differences between the two. Although both cover necessary treatments, you cannot use your dental insurance for medical purposes and vise versa. To use your dental coverage correctly and to maximize its value, your Delta Dental dentist in Hillsboro can help.
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Can You Afford Veneers from a Cosmetic Dentist in Hillsboro?

January 7, 2018

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woman smiling white teethDo you have multiple dental flaws that you would like to get rid of forever? What if there was a way that you could cover those imperfections the duration of your smile? Now you can! Porcelain veneers from your cosmetic dentist in Hillsboro allow patients to change multiple features about their smiles to give them teeth that they are proud to show off! Learn more about you can get this affordable form of cosmetic dental work in this week’s blog post.

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Make Regular Visits to Your Delta Dental Dentist in Hillsboro Today!

December 18, 2017

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A patient smiling.Every morning you wake up, ready to brush, floss and start your workday. You work hard so you can get home to do all the other chores on your plate. Paying bills, doing laundry, the list goes on. But when was the last time you thought to schedule an appointment with your Delta dental dentist in Hillsboro? 6 months ago? A year? Longer?

Regular visits are an important part of preventive oral care for many reasons. That’s why your dentist in Hillsboro wants to talk about it. Keep reading to learn how regular visits are for more than just cleanings.

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Dentist in Hillsboro Weighs on the Legend of the Mysterious Tooth Worm

November 3, 2017

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woman holding face painfully from toothacheLegend has it that a great worm, ancient in origin, has lurked in the deep abyss of the mouths of those unfortunate humans who were marked for toothache and decay. A ravenous little creature, he has been believed by some to be the cause of dental maladies. As time as gone on, though, and science has progressed, some overwhelming facts have arisen to suggest another reason for your tooth decay and pain. And your dentist in Hillsboro discusses them in detail.

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Your Dentist Explains Additional Steps You Can Take to Improve Oral Health

October 21, 2017

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Woman brushing her teeth.Brushing at least twice per day and flossing at least once is truly the cornerstone of healthy teeth. However, are there other steps you could be taking to improve your oral health? Are there other products that might benefit your teeth and mouth? Your dentist explains the steps you can take to make the most of your home care routine and protect your oral health.

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Are Pharmacy Products Effective for Whitening? Your Dentist in Hillsboro Comments

September 23, 2017

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Woman hiding her smile.Every time you go to the grocery or drug store you pass by the intimidating aisle of teeth whitening products. You’d love to have a brighter smile, but you’re not sure where to begin. There are so many over-the-counter products to choose from and your dentist also offers whitening treatments, but how do you know which treatments are right for you? Your dentist in Hillsboro has some helpful information.

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Have No Fear, A Sedation Dentist in Hillsboro is Here!

August 6, 2017

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young woman visiting the dentistThere are many patients that avoid seeing their dentist for a variety of reasons, one of the biggest factors being dental phobia.  Dental phobia is a real issue for patients and the decline of their oral health. Let’s take a closer look at why patients may be afraid of visiting the dentist and how your dental team can help.

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