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The Clear Advantages of Invisalign Aligners

Traditional braces are a powerful tool for straightening patient smiles, but recent innovations in orthodontic technology are starting to provide faster and more discreet results. One alternative to the traditional bracket brace design is the use of a series of progressive clear aligners designed to fit an individual patient’s mouth. The most popular system for this kind of treatment, Invisalign, has been steadily improving over the years, and now works for most patients seeking a mild to moderate adjustment. With clear advantages over traditional designs, it really empowers patients to make choices that work for them while building their best smiles.

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Root Canals: Causes, Prevention & Treatment

You’ve likely heard of how painful and tedious a root canal can be, but you might not know just what they are. Dr. Morad is committed to not only taking great care of patients, but educating them as well on how to take the best care of their smiles. Here, we’d like to tell you more about the causes, treatment for, and the consequences of neglecting root canals.

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Benefits of Pediatric Dentistry

Experts agree that children should begin seeing the dentist as soon as they get their first tooth. However, before you take your children to your regular family practice, consider visiting Dr. Ghina Morad, a doctor of pediatric dentistry who is experienced in providing services to children of all ages and abilities. Pediatric dentists provide several benefits.

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Are You a Candidate for Invisalign®?

Most people have heard about Invisalign and wondered if they could be a candidate for this type of orthodontic treatment. The truth is, only a dental provider can tell you whether or not you are a candidate for this type of clear braces treatment. There are a few things your dentist may evaluate during a consultation for this type of treatment. Dr. Ghina Morad can help you determine if clear braces are right for you and explain how the process works. Instead of metal brackets and wires, you get clear trays that are customized for every step of your treatment. Here are some things she may be looking for during a consultation for Invisalign.

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Having Trouble Relaxing at the Dentist’s Office?

Not everyone feels comfortable visiting the dentist. While some people will arrive at the office relaxed and even looking forward to their appointment, other people start dreading their vist weeks in advance, and on the day of their procedure, they are a bundle of nerves.

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Dental Fillings and Why They Are Needed

The most effective forms of cavity restoration are dental fillings. Dental fillings are tooth restoration treatments designed to eradicate the decay caused by a cavity and fill in the hole in your tooth enamel to stop the cavity from progressing. Additionally, it is important to protect your tooth from additional cavities from occurring in the future.

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