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Why Getting Quality Dentures is the Way to Go

Posted on: April 16, 2018


If you are currently thinking about prosthetics that can help you restore your smile, you might want to consider getting quality dentures. You also have the option to go with cheaper, less-durable dentures, but when you consider the benefits and […] Continue Reading


Oral Health Suggestions from Our Dental Office

Posted on: March 16, 2018


Being a dentist means that we see all kinds of patients. Very often, patients want to know if there are things they can do in the course of their regular routine to make sure their teeth are in optimum oral […] Continue Reading


How to Determine If You Need to See an Emergency Dentist

Posted on: March 2, 2018


As an emergency dentist, J David Civils DDS regularly gets calls from patients wondering if they should head to our office or if a problem can wait for a few days. Understandably, most people have busy schedules and it is […] Continue Reading


How Can I Fix My Bad Teeth?

Posted on: February 16, 2018


In a culture that puts a lot of value on bright and perfect smiles, having bad teeth can be a source of embarrassment. Issues such as misalignment, discoloration, crooked teeth, misshapen teeth, and dental stains can affect your social life […] Continue Reading


When Are Caps For Teeth Recommended?

Posted on: February 2, 2018


If the statement ‘say cheese’ makes you afraid of revealing your broken or cracked choppers, then caps for teeth are an ideal solution for you. A dental cap/crown is a tooth covering that is placed on a shaved down tooth […] Continue Reading


Teeth Care Tips to Reduce Dental Costs

Posted on: January 16, 2018


Taking care of the teeth and gums is essential to overall health. However, dental treatment is not exactly cheap. If you are like most people, you are looking for ways to lower your dental costs while maintaining a healthy mouth.Below, […] Continue Reading


What is an Abscessed Tooth?

Posted on: January 2, 2018


An abscessed tooth is quite painful, with the pain becoming so severe that people cannot complete everyday tasks. Below, we take a look at what abscessed teeth really are, how you can identify them and what can be done to […] Continue Reading


What to Do If You Have a Loose Tooth

Posted on: December 16, 2017


Got a loose tooth? Not quite sure what to do? There two main reasons for why someone would have a loose tooth is because they either suffered some form of dental trauma and because they are experiencing some form of […] Continue Reading


How Long Do The Results of Teeth Whitening Last?

Posted on: December 2, 2017


Do you wish you had whiter teeth? Most people do. Whitening one’s teeth is quite the popular process these days, which is due to the fact that there are so many whitening options currently available. It is definitely a good […] Continue Reading


Oral Cancer and Tobacco Use

Posted on: November 16, 2017


At a routine dental visit, we can help detect signs of oral cancer with an oral cancer screening. While most people do not schedule an appointment with their dentist to determine if they have oral cancer, it is possible for a […] Continue Reading