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Buying toothpaste is a simple purchase, right? Not entirely. There is a lot to take into account when buying a toothpaste. Is bad breath control important to you? Do you need one specifically for whitening? Are your teeth extra sensitive? Do you need a toothpaste that covers a bit of everything? These options can create a dilemma when you are in the store looking at all the options. Lifetime Family Dental, located in Gilbert, Arizona, wants to help you maintain a great oral hygiene routine. When your oral health is well maintained, you are able to able to relax and smile with ease. So for that smile’s sake, you need to be brushing your teeth with the right toothpaste! Each toothpaste is uniquely created to target different oral health needs.

Fluoride

Though everyone has their own specific oral health needs, everyone needs fluoride. Fluoride is a natural mineral that helps strengthen enamel and improve your oral health. Fluoride can:

  • *Reverse the effects of enamel wear and tear.
  • *Reduce tooth sensitivity.
  • *Fight against tooth decay.
  • *Target inflammation in the gums.

Fluoride is key to creating stronger teeth and better overall oral health.

Tartar Control

When regularly exposed to plaque, tartar can build up. Tartar is a hard mineral deposit which adds a yellow or brown tint to your teeth. This type of build-up is damaging to your teeth and allows tooth decay to fester. Finding a toothpaste that focuses on eliminating tartar is essential. Tartar prevention toothpaste breaks down plaque on the teeth and prevents tartar from forming. It is important to note that tartar control does not remove the plaque that has already built up below the gum line, but rather prevents it from forming.

Teeth Sensitivity

Daily eating and drinking acidic foods can cause enamel, the protective layer on the outside of our teeth, to break down. This can result in teeth being sensitive to heat and/or cold. Sensitive toothpaste can help relieve this painful condition. The toothpaste you choose should have approved sensitivity labeling from the American Dental Association (ADA). These products contain certain ingredients that make them less abrasive on your teeth, thus decreasing sensitivity.

Whitening

To gain the pearly white smile you’ve dreamed of, you may want to try whitening toothpaste. Most oral health products have some whitening properties in them, but there are specific toothpastes focusing on whitening. These use specific ingredients that help break down the stains on your teeth, creating a whiter, brighter smile. Not only do these products create whiter teeth, the main ingredient of peroxide can also help fight gingivitis and periodontal disease.

The main goal of toothpaste is to clean your teeth and assist you with great oral health. To fully understand your personal oral health needs, call on your general and cosmetic dentist at Lifetime Family Dental!

 

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If you find that you have pain and bleeding following brushing your teeth, or have sensitivity with hot or cold water, or sweet foods, we can help! Lifetime Family Dental, located in Gilbert Arizona, wants to help with all your cosmetic dentistry needs, but also general dentistry to ensure the best functioning and the cleanest teeth possible. Having sensitive teeth can be a pain that is irritating, and one that is unnecessary. There are ways to help, and one way is to recognize causes for sensitive teeth.

Causes

Our daily living may help to increase the sensitivity in our teeth, but if we don’t know what that is, we cannot help it. Some issues causing sensitive teeth include:

  •   *Cavities
  •   *Exposed root
  •   *Gum disease
  •   *Worn down enamel
  •   *Tooth fractures

Whatever the cause of your sensitivity, Lifetime Family Dental can bring relief.

Ways to Help Sensitivity

To build a stronger protective layer around your teeth, there are several things you and your dentist can do to help decrease sensitivity. These include:

  •   *Fillings: For the bacteria that combines with the leftover food particles in your mouth, which creates holes in the tooth, these can be corrected through fillings by your dentist to decrease sensitivity.
  •   *Fluoride: Following in office fluoride treatments, gel impressions of your teeth are taken so you can continue regular treatments at home.
  •   *Gum Grafting: A periodontist will place gum tissue grafts where the gum has receded due to disease or trauma.
  •   *Root Canal: When a cavity or fracture causes an abscess in the tooth, a root canal can be done to improve the strength and viability of your tooth.
  •   *Toothpaste: A sensitive toothpaste can do wonders to help decrease the pain. It is important to get a recommended toothpaste from your friendly dentist that is specific to your needs.

Your best solution to any sensitivity is first discussing it with your dentist to rule out any serious issues. The irritation or pain is unnecessary for you to live with. Come see Lifetime Family Dental today to help with sensitivity and get your pain free smile back!

 

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Smiles Are Essential http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/smiles-are-essential/ http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/smiles-are-essential/#respond Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:00:12 +0000 http://lifetimefamilydental.com/?post_type=blog_post&p=1283 Remembering to smile is as important in day-to-day life as getting dressed, bringing your laptop to work, or checking off your to-do list. The impact of a genuine smile goes beyond what you might imagine. Lifetime Family Dental (located in Gilbert, Arizona) helps enhance your beautiful smile through cosmetic dentistry. We also want to help […]

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Remembering to smile is as important in day-to-day life as getting dressed, bringing your laptop to work, or checking off your to-do list. The impact of a genuine smile goes beyond what you might imagine. Lifetime Family Dental (located in Gilbert, Arizona) helps enhance your beautiful smile through cosmetic dentistry. We also want to help you understand that embracing your smile brings you many advantages in life!

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The Impact of A Smile

A smile is more impactful than one may realize. On a daily basis people may smile or scowl depending on circumstances or their mood. However, choosing to smile is one of the most beneficial choices you can make, no matter what you feel. The benefits include:

1. Improved Immune System: When you smile, serotonin and endorphins are released that allows the tension in your body to leave. These hormones are commonly known as the “happy” hormones, due to the improvement of mood and attitude that they create. Therefore, if you want to feel better, embrace your smile!

2. Reduced Stress: When stress rises due to work, family, or life balance, a smile can literally change your day. A smile can make your mind believe that you are actually happy through the release of the “happy” hormones. The stress melts away through putting on a smile. Those who smile more often are shown to be happier people all around, as psychologists have studied and proven.  

3. Smiling Creates Opportunities: When you are confident, people and opportunities are attracted to you. To show confidence and intelligence, smile! A smile communicates success, positive personality, and likeability.  Employers prefer to hire individuals who can build rapport with their colleagues, clients, and are trustworthy. Smiling allows people to feel safe around you, and disarms fear. The simple power of a smile is a sure-fire way to progress toward gaining your dream job.

 

The ability to have confidence in your smile can be hard for some people. Due to chipping, discoloration, or other issues with their teeth, individuals often have insecurities when showing off their teeth when smiling. This can hinder them in various ways. Here at Lifetime Family Dental, we not only want to help improve the look of your beautiful smile, but allow you to build confidence in it. The confidence begins with you and disperses from there. Cosmetic dentistry can help improve the look of your smile and your quality of life!  

 

Smiling is a universal language that connects people, breaks down barriers, and makes way for opportunities. Life is too short not to smile. Let us help you relax and embrace your beautiful smile today! Why wait?

 

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At Lifetime Family Dental, we constantly review new technological advancements to provide you with the best services possible. Today we are talking about Cerec, a highly effective dental restoration technique. Our knowledgeable staff at Lifetime Family Dental serving Gilbert, Chandler, Mesa and surrounding areas in Arizona is ready to assist you with all your general and cosmetic dental needs. Cerec dental is one of the latest advancements we are proud to offer.

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What is Cerec?

Cerec, or Ceramic Reconstruction, is highly efficient technology that provides same-day dental reconstruction plans. Cerec allows your your dentist to design a virtual restoration plan through 3D imaging and CAD/CAM technology. Through this virtual restoration, physical impressions are unnecessary. The advanced system creates quality, metal-free restorations for your teeth that are used in the following procedures:
*Bridges
*Crowns
*Inlays
*Onlays
Cerec technology not only improves your smile and the daily functionality of your teeth; there are several other benefits as well.

Cerec Benefits

Major benefits include:
*Aesthetically pleasing smile that is long-lasting
*Improved accuracy in restorations
*More cost efficient than traditional, longer procedures
*Restorations using biocompatible materials
*Same-day procedures

Lifetime Family Dental is passionate about being up to date on the latest advancements science can provide in order to give you the best services for dental restorations. We are experienced with Cerec technolgy and excited to offer you the accuracy and quality it provides for all your cosmetic dental needs. This technology allows us to give precise restorations for our patients which look great, are long lasting, and are a perfect fit for your teeth. Contact us today to set up an appointment with our well-trained dentists and staff!

 

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We know that dental health not only affects daily functions such as eating and speaking but also your smile. We at Lifetime Family Dental are passionate about general dentistry, which is focused on your overall oral health. That does not mean we are not excited about cosmetic dentistry, which provides you with the bright, beautiful smile you have always hoped for. For some it can be difficult to embrace their natural, beautiful smile when when they are not confident in the smile’s aesthetics.We want to help you become comfortable with your smile. We are conveniently located near downtown Gilbert, Arizona and are available to address all your dental restoration needs.

What is Restorative Dentistry?

When it comes to embracing a better oral health routine, as well as your beautiful smile, we offer full dental restoration. Restorative dentistry is the combination of oral health management and aesthetically pleasing services that improve the beauty of your smile.

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Types of Dental Restoration

There are many different types of dental restorations. Overall it includes addressing the wear and tear on your teeth such as chips, cracks, decayed, missing, or damaged teeth. Depending on your specific need for oral health services, Dr. Norton can perform one of the two types of dental restorations.
*Indirect: This scope of restoration includes services that are customized tooth replacements such as crowns, inlays, onlays, and covers. There are various types of materials used in these procedures including porcelain, tooth colored resin, and gold. This restoration consists of more than one office visit since it requires customized material molded in a lab to fit your teeth.
*Direct: This involves adhering material into the tooth directly and right away. This procedure can be completed within one office visit, due to the nature of it being a more immediate filling.
While these are the two main types of dental restorations, there are many different services within each aspect of dental restoration.

 

Lifetime Family Dental believes in the power of your smile, the ability to eat and speak in a way that does not hinder your daily functioning. Oral health is important for more than just your teeth, bones, and gums but also for your emotional health. Contact us today and let us provide dental restorations that will not only benefit your oral health but also your mental health as well.

 

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A strong foundation is a well recognized principle in many disciplines. A structurally strong foundation is applicable when building bridges, building a house, starting a relationship, and even having healthy teeth. Cosmetic dentistry is built on having a strong foundation for teeth and gums. Lifetime Family Dental wants to help you with your cosmetic dental needs in order to have that brilliant smile, but also strong healthy teeth.

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Breakdown of Strong Teeth 

Over time there can be much wear and tear on your teeth. Whether it’s the enamel on your teeth or, the bone structure as a whole, damage can be in many different places. Regular wear on your teeth can be caused by many things, including:

  • *Overuse of sugary drinks
  • *Acidic foods
  • *Overbrushing
  • *Grinding Teeth
  • *Vomiting frequently
  • *Medications causing dry mouth

There are many factors that can play a role in weakening your teeth, but recognizing those that you can control is beneficial for your overall health.

Ways to Strengthen Your Teeth

Our teeth are not only important for eating, chewing and talking, but also for the health of our overall body. When we are focused on good oral health, it actually stems from focusing on healthy choices for our whole body. Being intentional in strengthening your teeth can help decrease long term costs for your oral health. There are certain ways to ensure healthy teeth strengthening. These include:

  • *Eat nutrient-rich, whole, unprocessed foods
  • *Take regular vitamins to increase heart health and bone health
  • *Eat foods high in calcium, zinc, phosphorous, vitamin D, and vitamin K12
  • *Replenish your system with probiotics
  • *Avoid acidic, sugary foods and drink

Whether your teeth weaken due to factors beyond your control or not, there are many steps you can take to strengthen your teeth that also benefits your overall health.

 

Recognizing oral health and overall physical health are important factors to living a happier, enjoyable and productive life. These can also be the first steps towards a better smile. When you are able to embrace who you are with confidence, realize that you are valuable enough to treated well, and have great self care, you will change your life. A genuine smile will be hard to stop, especially when it is a brilliant award winning smile from the help of Lifetime Family Dental’s cosmetic dentistry care. Let us help you embrace who you were meant to be, starting with great oral health.

 

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In’s and Out’s of Inlays and Onlays http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/ins-outs-inlays-onlays/ http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/ins-outs-inlays-onlays/#respond Tue, 11 Jul 2017 15:00:55 +0000 http://lifetimefamilydental.com/?post_type=blog_post&p=1243 Inlays and Onlays, and the in’s and out’s. Now that’s a mouthful. A mouthful of fabulous cosmetic dentistry work to bring out a brighter, healthier, beautiful smile! Lifetime Family Dental wants to care for all your dental needs, whether it be crowns, bridges, cosmetic surgery, or inlays and onlays. We are your gentle dentists in […]

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Inlays and Onlays, and the in’s and out’s. Now that’s a mouthful. A mouthful of fabulous cosmetic dentistry work to bring out a brighter, healthier, beautiful smile! Lifetime Family Dental wants to care for all your dental needs, whether it be crowns, bridges, cosmetic surgery, or inlays and onlays. We are your gentle dentists in Gilbert Arizona, and here to partner with you to bring about the best smile you can hope for.

 

What is an Inlay/Onlay?

 

Inlays and Onlays are ways of dental restoration for your teeth, to build stronger, long lasting solutions to tooth decay and other damage. The inlays and onlays are an alternative to regular fillings by your dentist. While the fillings are molded into place in your teeth right in the office during the visit, the inlays and onlays need to be custom molded in a dental lab prior to adhering them in your teeth.

 

The difference between an inlay and an onlay is based upon where the damage of the tooth takes place. If the damage of the tooth is in the center of the tooth, the material gets bonded there and is therefore called an “inlay.” When the damage of the tooth occurs more on the points or on the overall biting surface, this is then called the “onlay.”

 

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Benefits

 

As an alternative to regular dental fillings, inlays/onlays can are used for various reasons. Inlays/Onlays are a type of cosmetic dentistry that brings about major benefits that include:

*Stronger Tooth Structure: Due to them being a great fit for the tooth structure itself, it creates a deeper strength in the tooth and resistance to the decay.

*Superior Fit: With the material being custom fit to the tooth, it ensures the filling for the decay is adhered perfectly to your tooth and preserves as much healthy normal tooth structure as possible.

*Tooth Color: The material adhered to your tooth has a long lasting ability to hold it’s color.

*Easy Cleaning: With the inlays/onlays being a precise fit to your tooth, it allows for natural easy cleaning of your teeth without shrinking of the material or a full coverage option like a crown.

There are various benefits to choosing to do an inlay/onlay for your tooth decay or structural damage needs.

 

The best way to know what you need, or what will be most beneficial for your beautiful smile, visit Lifetime Family Dental in Gilbert, Arizona! We are here to help you with the most cost effective and gentle cosmetic dentistry services for your teeth.

 

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Cosmetic surgery usually makes people think of plastic surgery. In a sense, there is a similarity. When looking to improve an aspect of your appearance, there is a similarity, but when we say cosmetic surgery we relate it to your teeth. Lifetime Family Dental provides excellent cosmetic surgery for all your dental needs in order to produce the best and brightest smile you are going after. There are various aspects of cosmetic surgery and we are here to help you understand what those are.

 

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Cosmetic Surgery

 

When it comes to cosmetic surgery, like plastic surgery, it is a procedure that is non-essential, but focused upon improving your appearance. When pertaining to dentistry, cosmetic surgery includes any procedures that are done to improve the appearance of teeth, gums or bite. Although the focus may be for appearance, it can still help to improve functionality and the overall oral health of your mouth.

 

Types of Cosmetic Surgery

 

Cosmetic surgery or dentistry includes the process of either adding material to your teeth or removing material from your teeth. This can vary depending on the procedure, but overall, this type of dentistry is a reversible process. Cosmetic surgery tends to stay away from procedures that are irreversible. Some examples of cosmetic surgery include:

  • Teeth Whitening
  • Teeth Straightening
  • Bonding
  • Veneers
  • Bridges, dentures and implants
  • Crowns
  • Gum Grafts

These are some of the cosmetic surgery procedures that are done. The most common is teeth whitening. This can happen from over the counter products or through one visit with your friendly dentist.

 

Improvement of your smile may be that last thing on people’s minds. However, if you have concerns with showing your teeth when you smile, any embarrassment that rises, cosmetic surgery may be for you. It may seem like a little thing, but it is actually highly powerful. When you feel confident over your smile, confident to show your teeth, it boosts so many areas of your life. It can help you get promoted, get a job, build better relationships, and even just feel good about yourself. That in itself is worth it. Contact Lifetime Family Dental now to set up a consultation for cosmetic surgery.

 

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Your Guide to A Whiter Smile http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/guide-whiter-smile/ http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/guide-whiter-smile/#respond Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:24:22 +0000 http://lifetimefamilydental.com/?post_type=blog_post&p=1232 Have you seen the movie stars or had friends that had brilliant white teeth that you couldn’t stop staring at? Have you ever wondered how they have such pearly whites and if it was possible for you to have the same? If you have, you are not alone. Many people wonder what is the best […]

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Have you seen the movie stars or had friends that had brilliant white teeth that you couldn’t stop staring at? Have you ever wondered how they have such pearly whites and if it was possible for you to have the same? If you have, you are not alone. Many people wonder what is the best way to a pearly white smile. Here at Lifetime Family Dental we want to help all of your cosmetic dentistry needs including teeth whitening.

 

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Reasons for Whitening

There can be various reasons as to why someone may need teeth whitening. These are mainly due to habitual behaviors we all create. Some of the reason teeth become discolored may be:

-Coffee

-Black Tea

-Red Wine

-Berries and sweets

-Aging- enamel structure begins to weaken and discoloration happens easier.

-Tobacco

All of these items can become a habitual aspect in our lives. The regular use and occurrence of the above easily causes yellowing of your teeth overtime.

How Does Whitening Happen?

The process for whitening your teeth is fairly simple. It involves using whitening products that contain certain bleaching properties, hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide. These bleaching properties attack stains on your teeth by breaking them into smaller stains allowing a brighter smile to shine through. Whitening products may not work on all teeth such as crowns, bridges, or certain types of discoloration. It is best to contact your friendly dentist to see what is the best fit for your teeth brightening needs.

Steps You Can Take for a Whiter Smile

On top of utilizing the great professional whitening at your dentist, there are some tips to help you maintain or increase your brighter smile.

-Update your toothbrush. When the bristles wear out, it is unable to clean as well thus leaving stains to set longer.

-Brush your tongue. It allows you to get rid of bacteria that would rub off on your teeth and cause your teeth to continue to stain.

-Use mouthwash that has hydrogen peroxide in it to increase whitening.

-Eat raw fruits and veggies as they are healthy for you, but also a natural enamel cleaner.

 

Having a brighter, whiter smile can help you gain momentum in your job, relationships, or build self confidence. Find out today what you can do, and contact Lifetime Family Dental for all your cosmetic dentistry needs.

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Dental Implants http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/dental-implants/ http://lifetimefamilydental.com/blog-post/dental-implants/#respond Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:58:20 +0000 http://lifetimefamilydental.com/?post_type=blog_post&p=1229 An accident, a fall, an injury or neglected oral care can cause the loss of teeth and make life a bit more difficult. It can be harder to eat, to drink, or to do the daily functions of life. Loss of teeth may not only affect daily functions, but can affect a person emotionally. It […]

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An accident, a fall, an injury or neglected oral care can cause the loss of teeth and make life a bit more difficult. It can be harder to eat, to drink, or to do the daily functions of life. Loss of teeth may not only affect daily functions, but can affect a person emotionally. It can hinder a person from being fully comfortable with themselves and their smile. Dental implants may be one option to help make life a bit easier and increase self confidence. Lifetime Family Dental, located in Gilbert Arizona, is here to help with your cosmetic dental needs, including dental implants.

What are Dental Implants?

When someone has lost adult teeth for some reason and needs a replacement, dental implants can help. Essentially, what the dental implants are is a metal post that is placed beneath the gums into your jawbone. This creates a substitute root, where a tooth can then be fashioned and placed on.

How Do They Work?

With the metal post creating a substitute root, it allows for artificial teeth to be placed on them. It offers strong support for the teeth, whether they are dentures, bridges or crowns. The dental implants ensure the artificial teeth will not slip or move when eating or speaking.

Benefits of Dental Implants

As the procedure can seem a bit daunting or a bit more invasive due to the surgical aspect, there are several benefits by going this route.

  • Dental implants allow you to have a natural feeling mouth as the teeth are permanently placed. It will feel normal and the teeth around it will not need to be ground down or prepared to hold the new replacements.  
  • They are strong, stable and long lasting. Dental implants will be the most long term and cost effective solution. While they may need periodic adjustments, overall they will be able to last a lifetime.
  • Dental implants protect healthy bone structure. With the loss of teeth, it can lead to deterioration of your jawbone, but by putting in dental implants it stimulates and preserves your bone.
  • There will be no cavities. By having the implants, cavities are unable to grow and build up, but your teeth will still need the appropriate oral care.
  • Your self confidence will increase. With dental implants they allow you to feel more confident and comfortable smiling. They are so natural that they allow you to eat, speak and feel normal.

 

When it comes to your smile, how can you put a price on it? It not only affects your daily life of speaking or eating, but also affects your emotional capacity towards yourself. You are worth taking time to feel confident about yourself and how you were created. Contact Lifetime Family Dental to search out the best options to create a deeper level of confidence in yourself through the most appropriate cosmetic dentistry needs custom fit to you.

 

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