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7 Reasons to Get All-on-4 Implants in Mesa, AZ

When faced with the decision to replace an entire arch of missing teeth, you have several options. You can choose from a traditional denture, individual implants with crowns, a snap-on denture, or all-on-4-implants. Our Mesa, Arizona dentist believes that All-on-4 implants are the most reliable solution. What Are All-on-4 Implants? All-on-4 implants are a revolutionary

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Mesa, Arizona Emergency Dentistry

Do you or a family member have a dental emergency? Do you require the services of an emergency dentist in Mesa? Eastport Dental is always available when you need us, providing immediate pain relief and emergency care when your smile is at stake. Should You See A Dentist Today? If your discomfort is preventing you

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Do I Have Gingivitis?

Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gum tissue which is the beginning form of gum disease.  This condition can and should be treated right away to prevent it from worsening and turning into a serious periodontal infection or bone loss.  Our Mesa, Arizona dentist can help you treat and prevent gingivitis. Causes of Gingivitis Gingivitis

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What are All-on-4 Implants?

All-on-4 implants combine implants and a permanent, hybrid prosthetic appliance to replace an entire arch of missing teeth. It’s a great solution for those Mesa, Arizona patients who are wanting a more reliable option than just a traditional denture (“plate”). The term All-on-4 implants refer to all of your teeth being supported by just four

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Gum Disease Linked to Major Health Concerns

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease or periodontitis, is an infection that begins in the mouth, affecting your gums, teeth, and jaw bone. What Causes Gum Disease? Gum disease is caused by your teeth being exposed to plaque for a long period of time.  Eventually, the sticky film turns into hard calculus (tartar) that

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Common Dental Emergencies We Treat In Mesa, AZ

While there are many dental issues that can wait until the next business day (or two), there are certain conditions that are considered emergencies that could threaten your health, or cost you your smile. These issues should be addressed right away. Examples of a Dental Emergency The following are conditions that are considered dental emergencies.

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Can Adults Get Braces?

Have you always dreamed about having a beautiful straight smile but thought that it was too late to get braces because you’re not a teenager anymore? Well, our Mesa, Arizona dentist has good news for you.  Adults can get braces too! There’s no reason to put an age limit on your orthodontic treatment. The Benefits

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Dental Bridges vs. Single Tooth Implants

A dental bridge or a single tooth implant are both excellent options for replacing a missing tooth.  During your Mesa, Arizona tooth replacement consultation we’ll do an evaluation to determine which solution is best for you. What is a Dental Bridge? A bridge is a connection of (usually) three dental crowns that use the natural

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Spring Break Wisdom Tooth Exams and Removal

Dealing with wisdom teeth coming in is something that most teens and young adults have to deal with at some point.  As a parent, it’s best to be proactive and get your child’s wisdom teeth evaluated (and possibly removed) by our Mesa, Arizona dentist before they start giving them any problems. Why Should You Remove

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