Consider Dentures to Restore Your Smile

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Dentures are custom-made replacements for missing teeth and can be taken out and put back into your mouth. While dentures take some getting used to, and will never feel exactly the same as natural teeth, today’s dentures are natural looking and more comfortable than ever. Replacing missing teeth will help to improve your appearance and smile. Without support from the …

Periodontal Disease – Know your Teeth

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Gum disease or periodontal disease is a chronic inflammation and infection of the gums and their surrounding tissue. It is the major cause of adult tooth loss, affecting three out of four people at some point in their life. Periodontal diseases include gingivitis and periodontitis. At Scott J Owens DDS Cosmetic & Family Dentistry, we address these conditions with proper …

A Cosmetic Dentist Provides Services that Enhance Smiles

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A smile that is natural and fresh tends to give you a youthful appearance. A bright smile also gives you added touch of comfort and confidence in social situations. The condition of your teeth can have a lot to do with how bright and fresh your smile appears. At Scott J Owens DDS Cosmetic & Family Dentistry we have the …

Using Veneers to Improve Your Smile

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Veneers are ultra-thin shells of ceramic, porcelain or composite resin material, which are bonded to the front of your teeth. At Scott J Owens DDS Cosmetic & Family Dentistry, we can perform this procedure with little or no anesthesia at all. It can be the perfect choice for improving the appearance of your front teeth. Veneers are also placed to …

When Professional Bad Breath Treatment May Be Needed

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Bad breath is often the result of poor dental health habits and in some cases it is a warning sign of other health problems. Bad breath can also occur when you eat certain types of foods and maintain unhealthy lifestyle habits. Continuing bad breath may be a warning sign of gum disease. This is when you accumulate a buildup of …

How to Diagnose and Treat TMJ for Farmington Hills Residents

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The temporomandibular joint or jaw joint, more commonly known as TMJ, is a small ball-and-socket joint that can affect the muscles of the face that help in chewing. Temporomandibular disorders are problems that affect this joint and are a general term, referring to several types of these disorders. Often people will not say they have a temporomandibular disorder but that …

How to Find a Dentist Serving Bloomfield Hills

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It is important to take time and do the necessary research when choosing a family dentist. Bloomfield Hills residents can take advantage of our services at Scott J Owens DDS and Family Dentistry. We understand the importance of personalized attention and focus on what we need to do to provide high-quality dental care. Factors to Consider A dentist should be …

Choosing a Dentist Serving the Livonia Area Who’s Right for You

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Everyone needs to see a dentist. Whether it’s for a standard six-month teeth cleaning and check-up or help determining the cause of and treating a toothache, seeing one is an important part of your overall health and well-being. Therefore, choosing the right person to take care of your teeth is an important decision. When looking for the best dentist, Livonia …

Choosing the Right Cosmetic Dentist Serving Birmingham, MI

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For many people, an award-winning smile makes someone more attractive. This is true for when we look at others and when we look at ourselves. Therefore, opting for cosmetic dentistry is one way to get the look you want. When choosing a cosmetic dentist, Birmingham, MI residents have a variety of options available. However, choosing a dentist who will work …