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invisalign in allen, texas.

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invisalign

Invisalign has helped thousands, and maybe millions of patients achieve a fantastic smile without the use of metal braces.

Whether you have already talked to your orthodontist about Invisalign or are researching on your own, this is your ultimate guide to Invisalign in Allen, Texas.

are veneers worth it: procedures and what to expect

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dental veneers

Have you dreamed of that beautiful new smile that you can show off to your family and friends? Did you think it wasn’t possible because your teeth are misshapen or discolored?

Well, you can stop dreaming because porcelain veneers for your teeth can make your dreams a reality.

how to clean and care for youre retainers.

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retainers

Keeping your retainers clean is not only hygienic but can ensure your teeth stay straight for years to come.

As mentioned in Healthline not take proper care of your retainer can harbor dangerous bacteria such as Streptococcus.

Although those bacteria are present in the mouth, they can cause serious health concerns if they are present in excess amounts. 

How to choose between braces and Invisalign

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Braces vs. Invisalign

Most patients realize that having straight teeth helps them with their confidence, be more successful, attract a better partner, have them appear more confident, and of course, aid in their oral health. The question isn’t whether to straighten your teeth. Its whether to get a more attractive smile with Invisalign or braces. 

what is an overjet and overbite?

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OVERBITE

We have a ton of patients who come into Thrive Dental offices want to fix their overbite. I love talking about this subject because it is ubiquitous, but there are many misconceptions when it comes to overbites. Let me explain what an overbite vs. overjet is and how we can fix it.

how we put on metal or clear braces?

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metal braces

Putting on and taking off braces is the best part of my job. Both times the patients are so excited they can hardly contain themselves. The reason they are so excited is that I have explained to them what’s going to happen and how comfortable both processes are. Let me fill you in on how I put on braces at our Allen, TX location. It’s effortless!   

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invisalign

I used to think braces were magic, and well, I still kind of think that! Metal and Clear braces are amazing to me even after ten years of working as an Orthodontist.

This post is for anyone who wants to get a deeper understanding of the field of Orthodontics. If you are an aspiring Orthodontist or just want to know a little more about braces, come check this out.

WHAT IS A ROOT CANAL AND HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

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ROOT CANAL

There is so much mystery surrounding root canals. I had no idea what it was until I entered dental school over a decade ago. I wondered what these random files were, how much a root canal cost, is one root canal the same as the other, etc. Let me tell you how we do root canals in Allen, TX, and I'll walk you through the top questions that we get asked regarding root canals. 

how do braces work?

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dental braces

I used to think braces were magic, and well, I still kind of think that! Metal and Clear braces are absolutely amazing to me even after ten years of working as an Orthodontist.

This post is for anyone who wants to get a deeper understanding of the field of Orthodontics. If you are an aspiring Orthodontist or just want to know a little more about braces, come check this out.

how to fix a chipped tooth!?

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CHIPPED TOOTH

Yes, if it hasn't happened to you, it's probably happened to someone you know. Chipping a tooth is never a fun thing, but there are ways to prevent that trauma from getting any worse or at least dulling the pain. Check this one out in case you ever run into that situation!

Let's make magic together.

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