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Angelo M. Julovich, DDS Blog

Which Denture Adhesive is the Best?

May 9, 2024

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Man smiling with dentures

When dentures fit as they should, you can likely get through the day just fine without a denture adhesive. However, some people like the added security of using an adhesive with their dentures. It is able to prevent small movements and food particles from becoming trapped and causing irritation and bad breath. It can be overwhelming to choose one with such a wide selection. Here are the three main types of denture adhesive so you can decide which one is best for you.

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Denture Maintenance 101: How to Get the Most Out of Your Prosthetic

March 15, 2024

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Person brushing their dentures over a sink

Your dentures are meant to increase your chewing power, enhance your facial aesthetics, and improve your overall quality of life. However, they can only live up to that potential if you take care of them! What are some things you should do to protect both your dentures and your oral health? Here are a few basic best practices for denture maintenance:

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7 Dental Implant Terms You Should Know About

January 11, 2024

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Digital illustration of a dental implant

Tooth loss can have serious effects on your oral health, self-esteem, and overall quality of life. Fortunately, dental implants are able to replace the entirety of missing teeth, providing benefits that you can’t find with other tooth replacement options, like dental bridges and dentures. If you’re looking to replace your missing teeth with dental implants, it pays to be well-informed. Here are some common dental implant terms that you should be aware of.

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3 Worthwhile Lifestyle Changes That Will Benefit Your Dental Implants

November 3, 2023

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a closeup of a dental implant

Dental implants are the name of the game when it comes to replacing missing teeth! They’re capable of restoring lost teeth in terms of look, feel, and functionality—and better yet, they can last for several decades under ideal circumstances. That said, there are various things you can do that’ll boost the likelihood of your implants remaining resilient and uncompromised for the foreseeable future. Here are three key lifestyle changes you should strongly consider making to get the most out of your implants and ensure they serve you well!

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How Long Does It Take to Get a Root Canal?

September 9, 2023

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Digital illustration of root canal

You may not be looking forward to your root canal, but the good news is that it isn’t going to be painful like how this procedure is portrayed in movies. With modern dental techniques and anesthetics, you shouldn’t feel a thing. However, if you have a busy schedule, you may be wondering how much time your treatment will take out of your day. There are a few different factors that contribute to the length of your procedure. Continue reading to learn what you can expect.

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Why You Could Still Need a Root Canal Even if Your Tooth Stops Hurting

July 28, 2023

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Female dental patient sitting back looking concerned

You’ve been told that you need root canal therapy to deal with the infection that’s causing your toothache. One day, though, you find that the tooth in question is no longer in pain. You may initially think that a root canal isn’t necessary anymore – but this assumption is very likely incorrect. Below is a brief explanation of why your dentist may still recommend root canal therapy even in the absence of pain.

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How Will I Know When It’s Time to Replace My Dentures?

May 3, 2023

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a patient visiting their dentist to receive dentures

Dentures are one of the most popular restorative dental treatments around, and countless generations of patients have turned toward these prosthetics to rebuild their smiles and enjoy a fully functional set of pearly whites once more. However, as fantastic and practical as dentures are, they’re not designed to last forever, and even well-made dentures will need to be replaced after several years of use. But how are you supposed to know when it’s time to visit your dentist to receive new dentures? Here are four signs that’ll give you a hint.

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What You Need to Know About the Cost of Scaling and Root Planing

March 3, 2023

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a patient undergoing scaling and root planing

When most people think about their smile, caring for their pearly whites is often the first thing to come to mind—but your gums are just as important as your teeth and also just as vulnerable to oral health issues! In fact, according to the CDC, roughly half of all US adults over the age of 30 have some form of the disease. But fortunately, treatment options like scaling and root planing can easily eliminate the bacteria that pose a threat to your gums. Keep reading to learn a little more about this treatment process and some of its cost factors.

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Will I Regret My Root Canal?

February 8, 2023

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woman after root canal

Your dentist tells you that you must undergo root canal therapy because you have a tooth that is severely infected. You agree to the procedure because you don’t want to risk worsening symptoms, nor do you want to put your overall health in jeopardy. But many individuals begin to wonder, “Will I regret my root canal?” To put your mind at ease, a dentist shares why this process is beneficial and how it can improve your smile and overall well-being for years to come.

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How to Find an Emergency Dentist ASAP

December 22, 2022

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Woman with toothache calling an emergency dentist

Dental emergencies always seem to happen at the worst possible time. Whether you chip a tooth while enjoying a late night snack, get injured during a weekend sports match, or encounter a raging toothache when you’re on a vacation, you might be wondering how you can receive fast treatment. This blog post provides tips on how to find an emergency dentist ASAP.

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