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Custom-Fitted Athletic Mouthguards Save Lives and Money!

Posted by: Jason Hui, DDS, on June 5, 2013

The Journal of the American Dental Association has published that up to 39% of all dental injuries are sports-related, with dental injuries being the most common type of orofacial injury sustained during sports participation.  Furthermore, the National Youth Sports Foundation for Safety reported that an athlete is 60 times more likely to sustain damage to… Read More

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Treatment Options for Replacing Missing Teeth

Posted by: Jason Hui, DDS, on May 21, 2013

In the previous blog entry, we discussed the paramount importance of replacing missing teeth in a timely manner to avoid issues that compromise tooth restorability such as supraeruption, tooth tipping, and bone loss.  The various treatment options for replacing missing teeth include dental implants, bridges, removable partial dentures, and flippers.  These options offer significant functional,… Read More

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Timely Replacement of Missing Teeth is Crucial

Posted by: Jason Hui, DDS, on May 7, 2013

Loss of permanent teeth as a consequence of either elective or required extraction leads to many problems in the long run if a replacement prosthesis is not rendered in a timely manner.  Aside from loss of the obvious loss of function and aesthetics, supraeruption of opposing teeth and the tipping of adjacent teeth pose serious… Read More

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Conserving Tooth Structure: Onlay vs. Crown?

Posted by: Jason Hui, DDS, on April 9, 2013

One of the aspects of good dentistry involves the conservation of tooth structure; that is, we always want to restore the tooth in question by removing only the decay, existing defective restorations, and undermined tooth structure, while maintaining the integrity of the rest of the tooth.  When it comes to restoring teeth with cuspal involvement… Read More

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All Fillings Are Not Created Equal

Posted by: Jason Hui, DDS, on March 25, 2013

Almost everyone at some point in life has undergone a dental filling procedure.  Dental fillings are required to replace missing tooth structure when bacteria in the mouth induces a cavitation (hole) in the tooth.  But did you know that a filling done at one office may not be the same as a filling done at… Read More

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