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Tooth tattoo

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Interested in getting a tooth tattoo A tooth tattoo is not actually a tattoo on your tooth but rather artwork that is part a dental crown or dental veneer.  The artwork gets painted onto a dental crown before finishing firing the porcelain.  A dentist will usually, but not always, need to get you numb.  Next […]

Science Journals

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What dental journals can we trust? To be improved on later.   Science based medicine is a nice website with many articles trying to eliminate the emotional and irrational side of the human thought process.  The dentistry section is linked but there is good stuff on over screening in general.  It’s human nature to see […]

Dental disinfection

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Dental disinfection Protocols PVS impression disinfection process   Model work disinfection process A standard microwave works to disinfect model work without negative impact.  Disinfection time for a stone model at 600 W takes 3 minutes and sterilization occurs around 5 minutes at 900 W.   Bona GenDent 2017 Anaraki J Dent Res 2013  . In […]

Your Wheaton Orthodontist Explains Accelerated Orthodontics

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Your Wheaton Orthodontist Explains How Accelerated Orthodontics Work Are you considering getting braces?  If so, you’ve probably asked or wondered, “How long will my braces have to stay on?” Typically the answer is about one to three years, or longer. However, your Wheaton orthodontist Dr. Danielle offers accelerated orthodontics; a new, emerging treatment that significantly […]

Your Wheaton Cosmetic Dentist Explains Veneers

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Understanding The Process And Benefits Of Dental Veneers Unfortunately, the way you present yourself can mean the difference between making or breaking that interview, getting that client or impressing that company. First impressions are lasting and your smile is a big part making a good first impression. If you’ve tried everything, from the drugstore products […]