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Cosmetic Solutions with Orthodontics

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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What to Expect When Getting a CEREC Crown

CEREC Crowns | Bangor ME
If you have a tooth that is damaged or decayed, a dental crown offers a great way to save the tooth and give you back proper chewing function. A dental crown is made to blend in with your other teeth, so it looks quite natural.Now, with CEREC technology, you can get a dental crown in just one trip to the dentist! Talk to your Bangor, ME, dentist about CEREC crown technology.Read on for what else you can expect when your tooth is crowned with CEREC technology.What Is a CEREC Crown?CEREC is high-tech dentistry at its most convenient.Do you dread goopy impressions? You don't have to with CEREC. We can scan ...

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Americans Are Doing Better with Seeing the Dentist!

American Dental Care | Bangor ME
Perhaps it is the links discovered between oral health and your overall health that propelled the change. Alternatively it could be Americans' obsession with beauty. No matter the reason, it’s good news for Americans’ smiles.Recent studies show that more Americans are taking their oral health seriously and going to the dentist more frequently.Preventive Treatment Is AffordableContrary to what many people think, preventive dentistry is extremely affordable, even for people who do not have dental insurance. Regular dental exams, dental cleanings, and routine x-rays can help keep your smile out of serious trouble.By staying on top of these appointments, we can detect, diagnose, and treat many oral conditions early before they ...

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