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Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help You Land Your Dream Job?

March 14, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 2:38 pm
person with nice smile at job interview

Are you looking to make a career change or get a promotion at work? If so, you know how difficult it can be to stand out from the crowd. Fortunately, cosmetic dental treatments may be the solution you’ve been looking for. Cosmetic dentistry aims to correct aesthetic smile issues to give your grin a more gorgeous glow. Read on to learn how this may help you land the job you’re after.

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5 Celebrities Who Have Dental Implants

February 10, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 2:38 pm
two celebrities with dental implants on red carpet

From movies to music to social media, a lot of the content we consume revolves around celebrities. From the way they dress to the way they do their hair, celebrity looks often lay the groundwork for what others want to achieve with their style. This also extends to the award-winning smiles that many of them are known for. Though it may seem like some A-listers are born with gorgeous grins, many of them have had work done to achieve those perfect pearly whites. Read on to learn about five celebrities who have dental implants to thank for their sensational smiles.

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Can You Get Dental Implants During Pregnancy?

January 12, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 10:36 am
pregnant person smiling and holding belly

In the months before someone gives birth, there’s a lot to do to prepare for the baby. From attending doctor’s appointments to preparing your little one’s nursery, it can be hard to find time for yourself. After working hard for a long time to make sure your baby will be comfortable and happy, you may be thinking about treating yourself to something nice, like dental implants to fill in the gaps in your smile. But is it safe to undergo this procedure while you’re pregnant? Read on to find out everything you need to know about getting dental implants during pregnancy. 

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True or False: The Holidays Are the Worst Time of Year for Your Teeth

December 6, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 2:37 pm
woman biting into a candy cane

It’s no secret that many of the most popular holiday treats aren’t exactly the healthiest. From Halloween candies to Christmas cookies, most people consume more sugar than they should be during the last three months of the year. As you might expect, all of that sugar can wreak havoc on your dental health. But is the holiday season really the worst time of year for your teeth? As any dentist will tell you, the answer is yes! Read on to learn a few reasons why, as well as some tips for preventing cavities this holiday season.

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4 Factors Affecting the Cost of Dentures

November 30, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 2:36 pm

Dental mold biting $100 billTeeth are designed to last for a lifetime, but that’s not a reality for many Americans. According to U.S. Census data, over 44.99 million Americans used dentures in 2020. They are a tried-and-proven solution to treat significant tooth loss, but it’s normal to have concerns about the cost of dentures. You can afford to restore your missing teeth, even if money is tight. Here are 4 factors that will influence the amount you’ll pay.

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Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures Safe for Your Kids and Teens

September 9, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 4:26 pm
group of kids smiling in Norwood

According to Fortune Business Insights, the global cosmetic dentistry market was valued at over $23 billion in 2018. It’s projected to reach over $43 billion by 2026. With the entire internet at their disposal and numerous social media platforms to choose from, today’s kids and teens are more aware of their image than ever before. Due to this, your child may approach you about getting a cosmetic dentistry treatment to make their smile look the way they want. Here are some child-safe treatments to look into as well as ones to avoid.

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The Perfect Cosmetic Dental Solution for Your Small Teeth!

August 22, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 7:16 am
porcelain veneers to fix small teeth

Having small or short teeth can make it difficult to chew, cause teeth grinding and trigger jaw pain. If you’re able to dodge these functional issues, there is still the problem of smile aesthetics. Small teeth create an asymmetrical appearance. What causes this to happen, and is there anything that can be done about it? Continue reading to get answers from a local cosmetic dentist.

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Why Custom Mouthguards are Superior to Store-Bought Alternatives

July 25, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 1:11 pm

If you have a child who is preparing for an upcoming sports season, you’re probably busy gathering all the final components so that he or she can be ready to go on day one. Because accidents can happen so fast when athletes are moving around fast, it’s important for your child to wear a mouthguard. While you can certainly find one at your local sporting goods store, is it the best option to choose? Continue reading to learn why you should consider custom mouthguards instead.

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Why Custom Mouthguards are Superior to Store-Bought Alternatives

July 20, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 7:12 am
custom mouthguards for safe sports play

If you have a child who is preparing for an upcoming sports season, you’re probably busy gathering all the final components so that he or she can be ready to go on day one. Because accidents can happen so fast when athletes are moving around fast, it’s important for your child to wear a mouthguard. While you can certainly find one at your local sporting goods store, is it the best option to choose? Continue reading to learn why you should consider custom mouthguards instead.

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5 Foods to Snack on to Keep Your Teeth White After Treatment

June 10, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Dr. John Maheu @ 4:45 pm
woman eating strawberry after teeth whitening

It’s no secret that lots of our favorite foods and drinks can cause tooth discoloration. Coffee, tea, and red wine are just a few big culprits. Over time, you may notice your smile darkening if you consume these drinks regularly. Luckily, a professional teeth whitening treatment can help eliminate these stubborn stains. But once you have your new pearly whites, you’re going to want to maintain your results.

Well, did you know some foods can actually whiten teeth over time? Read along to learn which ones not only offer nutritional benefits but can keep your grin bright after treatment.

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