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How Can Poor Oral Health Affect the Rest of the Body?

Oral health is extremely important for many reasons. If patients suffer from gum disease, cavities, or bad breath this can cause issues with your teeth and mouth. Our mouths are a pathway for bacteria to enter the body. The bacteria are able to enter the blood stream, and this can also cause infection or inflammation

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Are Clear Aligners Really Better Than Braces?

Choosing the right orthodontic option to correct your teeth is an important decision. When your teeth do not require severe correction, patients may opt for treatments other than traditional braces such as Invisalign. At Hello Smile Dental, we provide many orthodontic options in Simi Valley, CA to our patients, and help them choose the best

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Is it Better to Get A Dental Implant or a Bridge?

When deciding on a restorative solution it is important to look at all of your options to help you decide on the best option that works for you. A common question patients face is if they should choose a dental bridge or dental implants when they are looking for a tooth replacement solution. Both are

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Is Gum Disease Over if the Bleeding Stops?

If you have inflammation in your mouth or gums it may be time to consult with a Periodontist. Gum disease is one of the most common disease patients face today. This condition must be treated promptly to avoid receding gums, or even tooth loss. Attending regular visits to our office can help to prevent gum

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What Are The Risks Involved With Getting Dental Veneer?

Dental Veneers are tooth colored shells that are bonded to the front of teeth. Veneers are made out of porcelain or composite resin material, and match the shade of your natural teeth. Patients that have misshapen, stained, uneven, or chipped teeth are good candidates for veneers. Veneers can also help to close gaps between teeth,

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What is the Difference Between Dental Implants & Veneers?

Dental Veneers and Dental Implants both can give patients a beautiful white smile. Deciding what restorative or cosmetic option works best for you depends on the condition of your teeth. Our staff at Hello Smile Dental in Simi Valley, CA provides cosmetic and restorative consultations to all our patients to take a detailed look at your

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How Often do Dental Implants Need to Be Replaced?

If you have been recommended for dental implants, you may wonder if they will ever have to be replaced. Implants are a permanent restorative solution for patients seeking that perfect smile. Dental implants look and feel natural in the mouth, and last upwards of 25 years if they are cared for properly. At Hello Smile

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Define Inflammation- What Causes Inflammation?

Healthy gums are pink and firm, so swollen and red-swollen gums may be an indication that you have a gingival problem. There are several reasons why you might have swollen gums, so it is important that you understand what is causing the gum inflammation.

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How To Cure Bleeding Gums

One of the best ways to cure bleeding and inflammation is good brushing. If the bleeding is mild, simply use a special mouthwash for gums after brushing. Although the bleeding appears when we brush, continuing to do it properly will allow it to stop. It would be a mistake not to do so because this would imply that the symptoms are accentuated.

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