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  • Connect With Our Team!

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 29-Apr-2016

    Want to connect with our team and learn more about cosmetic dentistry? We maintain a presence across a number of social media platforms to help connect you with one of the best cosmetic dentistry teams in San Diego! Follow us on your favorite website today! Connect With Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center: Facebook Foursquare Google+ LinkedIn Twitter Yelp FavStar Pinterest Scoop.it Storify ...
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  • Immediate Dental Implants vs. Typical Implant Timeline

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 22-Mar-2016

    Have you lost one or more teeth and are in need of a dental implant ? If so, same-day dental implants may be an attractive and speedy solution to help restore your dental function and improve your smile. While traditional dental implants typically take several months before permanent teeth can be fitted, immediate loading implants allow patients to have natural looking-and-feeling teeth in as ...
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  • What are the Benefits of Same-Day Dental Implants?

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 29-Feb-2016

    If you have lost one or more of your teeth, you may think that snap-in false teeth or dentures are your only options; however, these false teeth do not offer permanent solutions and many even find them uncomfortable to wear. Dental implants, on the other hand, are a permanent solution that can be placed in a single day. Same-day implants allow you to improve your smile with minimal disruption. The ...
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  • Gum Disease: How to Prevent It & Periodontics

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 11-Jan-2016

    Do your gums feel sore all the time? Do they appear to be red or puffed out? Do you have chronic bad breath, no matter how much you brush and use mouthwash? It might be entirely possible that you have periodontal disease and don’t even know it! First of all, if you did answer yes to any of those questions, do not feel ashamed about your oral hygiene. Periodontal disease – more commonly ...
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  • 8 Common Tooth Brushing Mistakes and How to Correct Them

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 7-Oct-2015

    Tooth brushing is a habit that has become second nature to most people, and it is easy not to think about it. Many people may be brushing their teeth the wrong way and not even know it. Make sure you are taking the best care of your teeth by reviewing our list of top tooth brushing tips. Make sure you have the right toothbrush. A soft-bristled tooth brush is best to protect tooth enamel and gums. ...
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  • Should I Get Dentures or Dental Implants?

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 28-Sep-2015

    If most or all of your teeth suffer from damage, decay, or gum disease, you may be wondering what your options are. In the past, the solution to teeth that were beyond repair was to pull them out and create a set of dentures. Dentures, however, come with their own set of problems: If they don’t fit properly, dentures can cause gum or mouth irritation, or require sticky adhesives to hold them ...
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  • Can My Tooth Still Decay Under a Crown?

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 25-Sep-2015

    Many people erroneously believe that a tooth with a crown cannot suffer any further problems. This misconception could cause them confusion when their dentist tells them that they have a cavity on a tooth they thought was immune. The reality is that even with a crown, root canal, or filling, teeth with previous dental work can still decay. How Does This Happen? Dental decay is caused when bacteria ...
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  • Do You Have Tooth Sensitivity?

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 21-Sep-2015

    Many people have sensitive teeth. Tooth sensitivity is usually experienced when hot, cold, sweet, or sour foods or drinks come into contact with teeth. The pain may be sudden and sharp and can shoot deep into your teeth’s nerve endings through exposed dentin. Tooth sensitivity has many causes, including: Gum recession : Inflamed gums may pull back, exposing the tooth’s roots. ...
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  • Gum Rejuvenation Technique Revolutionizes Periodontal Surgery

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 17-Sep-2015

    Gum recession is a more common problem than many people realize. A large portion of the population has some degree of gum recession, but may not be aware of it because it is a gradual process. Signs of gum recession may include sensitivity to hot or cold temperatures, the tooth appearing longer than normal, or small notches near the gum line. If left untreated, bacteria could build up in these ...
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  • Top 7 Questions to Ask Your Dentist Before Getting Implants

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 19-Aug-2015

    Loose or missing teeth can cause you to lose confidence and reduce your capacity to enjoy life. How can you feel comfortable when you are self-conscious about your smile? That is why you should consider getting dental implants from our San Diego Dentist, Dr. Roya Mirkhan, at Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center. Dr. Mirkhan is a Scripps-affiliated dentist in San Diego who is recognized as one ...
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  • Full Arch Replacements: Get Back the Smile You Deserve

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 13-Jun-2015

    The beauty of a full arch replacement is that it does exactly what it sounds like – acts as a permanent substitute for teeth that are missing entirely on the upper or lower jaw. For years, dentures were the only option for individuals struggling with this dental setback. Dentures, however, were a poor stand-in, leading to difficulties with speaking, eating, and general self-confidence. ...
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  • Scoring Goals or Losing Teeth? Stanley Cup Players in Need of Single Tooth Replacements

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 28-May-2015

    Everyone knows that hockey is dangerous – each time players suit up, it’s not a question of if they’ll get injured, it’s when. The reality of this recently became clear when Duncan Keith, defenseman for the Blackhawks, lost seven teeth with just one unlucky shot. Keith saw the puck coming, but could unfortunately do nothing about it. He was hit straight in the mouth with no ...
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  • Why Dental Implants?

    Posted By Dr. Mirkhan || 29-Apr-2015

    Dental implants are quickly becoming the go-to solution for individuals with missing or damaged teeth. But why the sudden rise in popularity? The benefits of implants can no longer be denied – this treatment is simply the most effective way to restore your smile, and here is why. Dental implants are built to last. Bridges and dentures are short-term fixes that often require complete ...
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  • Am I a candidate for All on 4 Dental Implants?

    Posted By Dr. Mirkhan || 27-Apr-2015

    If you have been told that you have many decayed and badly broken down teeth or you have had severe gum disease with many loose teeth, you are faced with many hopeless teeth that probably need to be extracted. Your options for replacement teeth can either be upper and lower dentures, implant supported dentures or implant supported bridges or crowns. You should examine each option carefully in ...
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  • Have Dark Lines Around Your Gums?

    Posted By Advanced Dentistry & Implant Center || 20-Apr-2015

    Are you unhappy about the dark lines showing through the gums around your teeth, crowns or implants? In this blog, we tell you about the causes and how they can be corrected. There are several reasons that create these unappealing dark lines. The pre-existence of older crowns in your mouth that have been there for a long time. Most commonly, these older crowns had inner metal and outer porcelain ...
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