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Emergency Dental Services

  Your son has knocked out a tooth at a weekend baseball game. You wake up at 3:00 in the morning with throbbing tooth pain. Your dental clinic won’t be open for hours or days and you don’t know what to do. Fortunately, you can call Gentle Breeze Dental at any time. Dr. Diep, rotate…

Oral Surgery: What to Anticipate

  It’s common to feel slightly anxious when you learn that you need oral surgery. In most cases, people feel nervous because they don’t know what to expect or they imagine the procedure will be painful. At Gentle Breeze Dental, your comfort is our priority. Whether you’re having a tooth extracted, an oral tumor removed,…

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Keeping Infected Teeth With Root Canal Treatment

  Root canal treatment is concerned with eliminating infection from the root canals of teeth and restoring the supporting tissues back to health. Its main purpose is to save teeth that have been so badly damaged by decay, fracture, abscess, etc. that usual dental procedures cannot fullfil. A root canal treatment removes the infected or…

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Water: Benefits of Drinking for your Oral Health

  There are many benefits from drinking water other than improving your physical health. Water just may be the best beverage for your teeth. Just like saliva, water helps wash away sugars and acids from your teeth. It is consists of fluoride, a mineral that safeguard against tooth erosion and is found in toothpaste and…

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Why You Should Choose Porcelain Veneers?

  When one or several of your teeth are chipped, cracked, or stained, it affects your appearance as well as the functionality of the rest of your teeth. This is also true when you have a wide gap between two of your teeth. Porcelain veneers, provide by Dr. Kevin Diep in Port Saint Lucie, Florida,…

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How Dental Implants Work

  Dental implants provide patients with permanent, non-removable replacement teeth attached to small rods in the jawbone and gums. This procedure has become increasingly popular over the past several years because it makes an attractive alternative to traditional removable dentures. Although most patients are excited about the benefits, they don’t quite understand how they go…

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Selecting Different Types of Dental Bridges

  Dental bridge is a more aesthetic and cosmetic process that a patient can select to receive, after they have lost a tooth or a few teeth. Instead of getting a removable denture whose retentive properties are not at all reliable, dental bridges can be recommend in order for the objective of the mouth can…

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Oral Health for Pregnant Women

Pregnancy can lead to dental problems in some women, including gum disease and increased risk of tooth decay. Setting up an appointment with your Dentist may be at the bottom of your list during your pregnancy, but it is a very important part in the development of your baby. Your baby’s first teeth develop within…

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Cure and Prevention of Gum Disease

Regular teeth cleaning and prevention is the first step to avoiding dental diseases and tooth decay. One should have a personalized dental program aimed at preventing dental problems. A healthy and confident smile can be prolonged by preventing the onset, progress, and recurrence of dental diseases. To maintain your oral health you should have regular…

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Post Treatment Care: Root Canal

Root canal procedure is mostly given to patients who experienced an extensive damage to their teeth. Usually the damage has reached the tooth’s pulp thus causing pain and swelling around the affected tooth. Instead of extracting the tooth, the dentist would try to salvage it by performing a root canal procedure. During the process, the…

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Healthy Eating, Healthy Living

In today’s world of 2-minute instant cup of noodles, there are many speculations on how to adopt healthy eating methods to achieve having healthy families. Plan Your Meals A healthy eating plan is helpful to a great extent as it includes major calculations about the nutrients and ingredients that our body needs. One of the…

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When Do You Need To Replace Dentures?

Dentures are prosthetic appliances that are made especially for a patient, in order to replace the teeth that he has lost, with hopes to restore the aesthetics and function of the mouth. You need teeth to be able to smile. You need teeth to be able provide your body with nourishment. You need your teeth…

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What Are The Advantages Of Teeth Whitening?

Cosmetic dental treatments are now very popular among dental dental procedures and many dentists cater to the aesthetic demands of patients – to have a more beautiful, healthy-looking smile fit to be on the covers of magazines. A teeth whitening procedure is an example of a dental cosmetic procedure. Teeth whitening is a bleaching treatment…

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What are the Benefits of Fluoride Applications?

There are different kinds of dental treatments that you can receive from your dentist, and one of the most valuable are those that are directed to the prevention of disease. Dental disease can progress in different ways and when a person is infected, the disease can manifest on the teeth, the gums or any area…

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How do you know when you need Dental Implants?

Dental implants are permanent replacements for missing teeth. Patients who have lost a tooth due to an accident, severe gum disease, or other reasons are recommended with dental implants as an option. This is because teeth implants are natural-looking and feels just like real teeth making it the most ideal option as teeth replacements. However,…