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Stainless Steel Crowns- How do they help?

November 30, 2019

Stainless steel crowns are caps made of steel. They fit the exact size of the tooth and covers it entirely to prevent further decays. Dentists use them for a variety of treatments. Such as, to repair a decayed back tooth, broken or fractured tooth crown, abnormal teeth, or if dental caries have severely damaged a …

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Root Canal vs Implant

November 15, 2019

So you have a damaged tooth down to the root. You have two options left by your side, root canal or implant. Choose wisely between the two if you want to continue eating like the way you love. Let us figure out the strengths and weaknesses of our opponents, root canal vs implant. Root Canal …

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Is Teeth Whitening Right for Me?

October 30, 2019

Teeth whitening is becoming a popular way to quickly boost your smile. But is teeth whitening right for everyone? Keep reading to learn if you should get professional teeth whitening or if you might want to consider a different procedure. Dramatic Difference Without Oral Surgery Teeth whitening is a great option for people who want …

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Save Big With Our In-House Discount Plan

October 15, 2019

At Porter Smiles Dental, we strive to make quality dental care accessible to every patient. Back in August, we created a blog post explaining the different ways we keep our care affordable. Today, we want to tell you about another way you can save money on dental care. Keep reading to learn about our discount …

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Is Invisalign Treatment Painful?

September 30, 2019

One of the unpleasant realities of orthodontics is that treatment can often cause discomfort as your tooth alignment changes. Growing up, you might have heard stories from your friends about the pain of getting their braces tightened. Does Invisalign cause the same pain? Keep reading to learn more. The Truth About Orthodontic Pain While most …

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What to Eat After Your Wisdom Tooth Extraction

September 20, 2019

You will want to make life as easy as possible after your wisdom tooth extraction. While this procedure is easier today than ever before, it will still take you a few days to recover. Knowing what to eat after your surgery will take the guesswork out of your recovery period. Follow these tips, and you …

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Managing Anxiety Before Oral Surgery

August 22, 2019

Dental anxiety is a common but debilitating issue. Every year, millions of people put off important dental procedures due to fear. If you need oral surgery and feel anxious about your procedure, Porter Smiles Dental is here to help. Below, we will give you some tips for managing your anxiety before your dental procedure. Learn …

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Affording High-Quality Dental Care

August 22, 2019

There are many places in your life where you might want to cut costs, but dental care shouldn’t be one of them. Consider dental care an investment in your overall health. Spending a little money upfront can help to prevent disease and keep you healthy, saving you the cost of more invasive and expensive procedures …

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Changing the Look of Your Smile

July 29, 2019

Many people are unhappy with their teeth. While teeth are a small part of the body, they can have a huge impact on a person’s self-esteem. Being self-conscious about your teeth might even make you reluctant to smile. If you want to change your smile, there are plenty of options available. Read on to learn …

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What You Need to Know About Fillings

July 29, 2019

A filling is one of the most common types of dental restoration. While you have most likely received a filling at some point in your life, you may not know exactly what this treatment entails. Keep reading to learn all about dental fillings. What are Fillings? Fillings are the solution that dentists use to treat …

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