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A Faster Route to a Straighter Smile

When you found out you were passed over for a promotion again, you finally asked why. You were told that it's because you're not approachable, and that was when you decided to take action. You tend to hide your smile because your teeth overlap and you've always felt self-conscious about it. This must be why your co-workers perceive you as unhappy or unapproachable. You've decided it's time to do something about your teeth and you are visiting your cosmetic dentist in Bangor to learn more about your options.Cosmetic BondingCosmetic bonding can be a great choice for patients who have small repairs to make to their smiles. It's efficient, as it ...

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3 Tips for Finding a Great Dentist in Bangor

Finding the right health care providers can be challenging, and the same is true of your dentist. You want to find someone you can trust and build a relationship with and not just feel like another number in the waiting room. Here are 3 tips to help you find the top dentists in Bangor.Ask QuestionsOf course you want to start with the standard questions such as - "Are the office location and hours convenient for me?" Once you've determined if the practice is a good fit for those needs, don't be afraid to ask deeper questions of your prospective provider such as:What types of advanced services do you offer?Do you ...

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Cosmetic Solutions with Orthodontics

Woman With Invisalign Braces | Maine Family Dental Practice: Dr. Travis Buxton, DDS
Are you tired of living with crooked teeth? Do you have gaps or spaces between your teeth that you feel self-conscious about? Would you like to smile with confidence? Your cosmetic dentist in Bangor, ME offers solutions that can give you the smile you've always wanted with discretion, so no one will know you are aligning your teeth.Crooked Teeth and Oral HealthWhen you live with teeth that are crooked or overlap, it takes a toll on your self-esteem. Did you know that it is also affecting your oral health? Teeth that overlap are harder to keep clean, which increases your risk of developing issues like tooth decay and gum disease. ...

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3 Popular Cosmetic Dental Solutions

Cosmetic Dentistry | Maine Family Dental
Is your smile ready for an upgrade? Do you find yourself hiding it in photographs? Do you often feel self-conscious when meeting someone new? Your cosmetic dentist in Bangor, ME can help, and here are 3 of our most popular solutions.Teeth WhiteningOne of the fastest and most cost effective ways to make an impact on your smile is to whiten your teeth. We'll make custom trays for you based on impressions we take of your teeth. Your trays are designed to fit snug, which protects you from the injury that excess whitening gel can cause. We'll show you how to safely apply the gel and you'll be able to whiten ...

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Coping with a Crooked Smile? Here's How We Can Help

If your teeth are crooked, you might have believed that months or even years of metal braces were your only option. But the fact is, there are plenty of other treatments your Bangor cosmetic dentist can provide that will give you straight, beautiful teeth.Not only are crooked teeth something you might feel embarrassed about, but it can actually be more difficult to take care of misaligned teeth. This makes those with crooked teeth more prone to cavities, plaque buildup, and gum disease.Let’s take a look at some of your cosmetic dentistry options for fixing crooked teeth faster than ever.Invisalign and Clear CorrectWe offer both Invisalign and Clear Correct clear braces ...

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New Research Could Lead to Even Stronger, Longer-Lasting Fillings

Longer Lasting Fillings | Bangor ME Dentist
In the world of dentistry, things are always evolving! Composite resin fillings replaced metal amalgam fillings offering better durability and aesthetics. Yet, composite fillings still only last for seven to ten years. It seems however, that we're on the cusp of improving composite resin to make it more durable than ever before. Here's the scoop from your general dentist in Buxton.How Does a Filling Work?When decay destroys your enamel, it works its way further into your tooth. At this point your dentist will need to clean it out, which then leaves a hole to be filled called a cavity. Composite resin is the material of choice to fill a cavity ...

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What You Can Expect with Six Month Smiles

Six Month Smiles | Bangor ME
Do you have crooked front teeth? Are you attending a big event like a wedding or graduation and want to tweak your smile so you look your best?We offer Six Month Smiles braces at our Bangor, ME dental office because they are a perfect option for adult patients like you who want to improve your smile without spending years in braces.Why Do They Work So Fast?You may find it hard to believe that it’s possible to see results in such a short amount of time.The difference between Six Month Smiles and traditional braces is the way in which we go about moving your teeth into their proper position. Traditional metal-and-wire ...

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