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Freedoms You Can Enjoy with Invisalign

September 8, 2021

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young woman smiling and holding Invisalign aligner

When people hear orthodontic treatment, they typically envision a mouth full of metal wires and brackets. However, Invisalign is another excellent solution for misaligned teeth that can help people achieve the smile of their dreams without the hassle of conventional metal braces. Plus, there are many freedoms you can enjoy while undergoing treatment! Read on for a few examples of how clear aligners can help you feel free while correcting your smile.

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Dental Insurance 101: 3 Tips to Understanding the Basics

August 1, 2021

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computer with Dental Benefits in Mangum

It’s no secret that dental insurance in Mangum can be overwhelming and confusing. Trying to understand the various terminology as well as what is and isn’t covered, exclusions, and appeals/denials will not only be time-consuming but also probably cause a headache, too. To avoid the potential problems you might face in trying to navigate your policy, this article provides 3 tips to help you better understand dental insurance and how you can get the most out of your plan.

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Which Type of Denture Adhesive Is the Best?

July 9, 2021

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man with dentures in Mangum learning about denture adhesive from his dentist

You couldn’t be happier to have finally replaced your missing teeth with a beautiful denture that looks just like the real thing. Naturally, you’ll want to learn how to take good care of it to ensure it lasts as long as possible. This includes cleaning it regularly, but also preventing it from falling out of your mouth and breaking. One way to do this is by wearing denture adhesive. While you shouldn’t have to wear it all of the time, it helps to know which type of denture adhesive is the best for adding stability to your smile. Keep reading to learn about the differences, when you should wear adhesive, and when you should consider refitting your denture altogether.

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Can You Complete Invisalign After Having Braces?

June 15, 2021

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Woman holding clear aligner for Invisalign after braces

Braces can be a long process for many, but the payoff is largely worth the effort. Of course, there are important aftercare steps that need to be taken before teeth can stay straight. For example, wearing a retainer for the first year after the braces come off will ensure teeth do not shift back to their crooked positions. If your teeth didn’t stay straight because aftercare steps weren’t properly taken, you may be wondering if Invisalign after braces is right for you.

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3 Ways Invisalign Makes Straightening Your Teeth Easier Over Braces

April 4, 2021

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Person holding an Invisalign aligner

If you’ve had misaligned teeth for a long time, you may be looking for ways to make them straighter so you can feel more confident showing your smile off to friends and family. Even if you’ve settled on the idea of using metal braces to straighten teeth because you don’t mind their appearance, it’s important to keep in mind that there are far more benefits of Invisalign in Mangum than you might have realized. In fact, these benefits aren’t even solely tied to esthetics. Learn what they are from a dentist today!

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2020 Dental Insurance: It’s Time to Use It or Lose It!

October 23, 2020

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Clock illustrating time limit on 2020 dental insurance

Do you have dental insurance? If so, you should not view your policy as just a backup plan to help you out if you ever face an oral health emergency. Instead, you can see it as an investment with the potential to help you prevent problems and keep your smile functioning and feeling its best year after year. How can you use it in that way? The following tips will help you reap the greatest possible value from your 2020 dental insurance.

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5 Benefits of Choosing a Family Dentist

July 12, 2020

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a family having fun together after visiting their Elk City Dentist

There are several different types of dentists, including specialists and general dentists. If you’re new to Hobart or Altus and are looking for a professional to treat all of your loved ones, look no further than your trusted Elk City dentist, Dr. Dustin Lively. At 333 Dental Care, we provide comprehensive dentistry for patients of all ages, making us a one-stop-shop to optimize all of your loved ones’ oral health. Read on to find out five benefits from choosing a family dentist.

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Act Now Before Your 2019 Dental Insurance Benefits Expire!

November 4, 2019

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Dentist explaining paperwork to woman patient

The 2019 calendar is running out of days fast, which means there are just a few months left to use your remaining dental insurance benefits! While many people do not know this, dental insurance benefits expire at the end of the year and do not roll over. Don’t let the hard-earned benefits that you have paid for go unused! Here is some helpful information from a dentist in Magnum on dental insurance and how to maximize your 2019 coverage.

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What Happens If You Don’t Get Gum Disease Treated?

October 10, 2019

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woman putting toothpaste on toothbrush

Did you know that besides being the spookiest month of the year, October is also National Dental Hygiene Month? That means it’s the perfect opportunity to learn all about gum disease and how to prevent it. If you find that your gums are swollen, tender, or bleed easily when brushing and flossing, you might have gum disease. However, a lot more than that can happen if you don’t get this condition dealt with. Let’s look at 4 other conditions that have been linked to untreated gum disease.

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4 Reasons Why You Need to Replace Your Missing Tooth

August 8, 2019

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man with missing teeth

If you have a missing tooth, you might be wondering if you should get it replaced, especially if it’s in the back of your mouth, where no one will notice it. But did you know that if you have missing teeth, it can negatively impact your oral health? Believe it or not, a lot of bad things can happen if you don’t replace a missing tooth. Read on to learn 4 of them.

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