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What Benefits Do Dental Implants Offer?

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Missing teeth pose a big problem for many people. Up until a few decades ago, we replaced missing teeth with either a dental bridge or a partial denture. While these two options filled the gap left behind by a missing tooth, neither one of them could stop the physical repercussions of a missing tooth.

Bone Loss, Called Resorption

The teeth and jawbone have a mutually beneficial relationship. The jawbone secures the root of the tooth in place while the tooth’s root stimulates bone stability. 

When you lose a tooth, the bone that once held it in place begins to dissolve, recede, or resorb. Essentially, it is no longer needed to secure the tooth, ...

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How Long Does Cosmetic Dentistry Take?

Cosmetic Dentistry Lake Worth FL

If you have made a decision to improve your smile with cosmetic dentistry, you probably want it to happen quickly so you can enjoy your new smile now. The best way to determine how long your treatment will take is to schedule a cosmetic services consultation here in our Lake Worth dental office.

In the meantime, here are a few things to consider when estimating how long it will take until the big reveal.

Do You Have Underlying Oral Health Issues?

If you have oral health conditions, we will likely need to address those before getting started. 

Some of these include:

  • Periodontal gum disease
  • Bite misalignment
  • Teeth misalignment
  • Clenching and grinding
  • Decay
  • Broken or damaged teeth

When we address the underlying ...

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Why Are Dental Implants So Popular?

Dental Implants in Lake Worth FL

If you have watched television or listened to the radio lately, you have probably heard about dental implants for replacing missing teeth. Of course, this information becomes infinitely more important if you are suddenly facing tooth loss or have scheduled a dental extraction.

It’s no secret that missing teeth can be embarrassing, but losing a tooth causes a negative chain reaction with your oral health as well. At Palms Dental Care, we usually recommend that patients replace missing teeth to protect the future of their smiles.

Dental Implants – A Practical Choice

We offer implants, bridges, partial dentures, and complete dentures to replace missing teeth. Implants provide a few standout benefits over other ...

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What is Done In One?

Palms Dental Care Done In One Certified Provider | Lake Worth FL Dentist

Done In One™ Permanent Implant Teeth in 48 Hours is a procedure where all the upper and/or lower teeth are replaced in one visit with fixed teeth. The Done In One hybrid bridge is a custom milled nanoceramic bridge bonded to a custom milled titanium framework. This revolutionary material combines exceptional strength and unparalleled aesthetics. This procedure helps those suffering from ill-fitting dentures, dental disease, failing or missing teeth with a revolutionary full mouth reconstruction in just two days! This is an advanced procedure that requires planning, skilled surgery, and optimal restorative care.

Certified Done In One Dentist

Our Done In One™ certified team of doctors work together on each individual ...

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Is Teeth Whitening Safe?

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When approaching any type of dental care, including cosmetic services, Dr. Kyle Kromrey provides a comprehensive oral exam to ensure that patients are in good oral health. While some patients may experience side effects, such as teeth sensitivity, if your teeth and gums are healthy, teeth whitening should be safe for you.

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

Professional teeth whitening and over-the-counter products typically use peroxide formulas to whiten teeth. Some over-the-counter products also use abrasives, which can damage enamel and cause sensitive teeth. Teeth whitening is always safer and more effective under the supervision of an experienced dentist, like Dr. Kromrey.

The peroxide formula, used by most major brands, bleaches away stains ...

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How Do I Know if I Need a Dental Crown or Dental Bridge?

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Teeth are strong, but sometimes sustain damage due to disease or trauma. While we do our best to help you prevent most of the conditions that can hurt your teeth, with the tough job they do, it is no surprise that sometimes things happen. This is where restorative dentistry comes in. Each type of dental restoration serves a specific purpose, but all of them have one thing in common – to repair and save your teeth and smile.

A visit to Palms Dental Care will give our dentists an opportunity to diagnose and make the proper treatment recommendation for your smile.

Function of Each Dental Restoration

Fillings – Dental fillings repair a tooth ...

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Does Teeth Whitening Work for Everyone?

Teeth Whitening in Lake Worth FL

One of the quickest and most affordable ways to cosmetically improve your smile is with professional teeth whitening. While teeth whitening works for most people, you might wonder which option will work best for you. At Palms Dental Care, we offer both take-home and in-office teeth whitening to meet the varying needs of our patients.

All forms of teeth whitening will work best after you have a dental cleaning. This is because once we remove all of the tartar and surface stains from your teeth, the professional whitening gel can come in direct contact with the surfaces of your teeth.

In-Office Teeth Whitening – The Fastest Option

If you have an upcoming event, ...

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