Claybrooke Dental Blog

Why You Should Get a Crown You Need Before the Year Ends

October 30, 2021

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With the holiday season in full swing, everyone’s looking for ways to cut back on expenses. However, if you’re thinking about putting off a dental crown procedure because you’re worried about the cost, you may want to think again. It’s a good idea to get it done as soon as you can, especially if your dentist said you needed one. Not only will it help you keep a healthy smile, but you can maximize your benefits while you still have them. Continue reading to learn more!

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In-Network vs. Out-of-Network – What Does It Mean?

October 28, 2021

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Dental insurance can help you save on essential dental care, but it works much differently than the medical insurance that you’re used to, so it can be somewhat difficult to navigate. One thing that can have an impact on your benefits is whether you choose an in-network or out-of-network dentist. Continue reading to learn about your options before your plan renews at the end of the calendar year.

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3 Questions to Ask Your Implant Dentist

September 20, 2021

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Although teeth are supposed to last for a lifetime, an incomplete smile is a reality for at least 120 million Americans. Fixed bridges, partials, and dentures have been used for decades to treat tooth loss; however, over 500,000 Americans annually are choosing another path. Dental implants are unlike any other treatment because they are a nearly perfect replica of your real teeth. While you’ve likely heard about their benefits, they are a big investment. Don’t feel apprehensive about the revolutionary procedure. You can feel confident about the road ahead by asking your dentist 3 important questions during your dental implant consultation.

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Teeth Whitening VS Veneers: Which is Best for a Bright Smile

September 13, 2021

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A beautiful smile is everything. According to a study by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, attractive teeth portray happiness, youth, confidence, and success. Not to mention, a friendly smile can be contagious. Unfortunately, Dentistry Today reports over 25% of people don’t like showing their teeth. Although various factors can affect their appearance, tooth discoloration is a common concern. A cosmetic dentist can restore a vibrant smile with teeth whitening; however, it’s not right for all stains. Here’s what you need to know to achieve the bright, stunning smile you deserve.

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What to Do If Your Veneer Falls Off

August 18, 2021

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After getting porcelain veneers, you’re prouder than ever to show off your flawless pearly whites! Did your dentist inform you that they have a lifespan of 10-15 years? You might think you won’t have to worry about them for quite some time. However, while they’re certainly durable, they can still fall off when you least expect them to. If you’re unsure what you would do if that were to happen, don’t worry! Your cosmetic dentist in Gahanna explains how to navigate the situation.

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How Long Does Cosmetic Dentistry Typically Last?

July 4, 2021

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Woman smiling after cosmetic dentistry

Today, you don’t need to settle for a smile that you don’t feel confident about. There are a wide variety of cosmetic dental treatments out there that will transform your smile into one that you are proud to show off, but how long will this last? Can you expect your results to be permanent or will you need to see your cosmetic dentist again later on? Continue reading to learn about a few popular cosmetic treatments and how long you can reap the benefits of each one.

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Does It Hurt to Get Dental Implants?

May 3, 2021

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If you’re missing teeth, you’ve likely heard about the benefits of dental implants in Gahanna. Although you’d like to enjoy a nearly perfect replica of your natural teeth, it’s normal to be concerned about the process. You’ll need oral surgery to strategically place an implant post into your jawbone to serve as a new root. Although it might sound painful, you don’t have anything to fear. Here’s what you can expect while on your journey to a complete smile.

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How Dental Implants Can Give You a Boost of Confidence

April 7, 2021

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Woman with dental implant

When people are missing one or more teeth, it can be difficult to feel confident when showing off their smile. In addition to having noticeable gaps between the teeth, it can be more difficult to eat, speak and hold saliva in the mouth. It can also cause you to experience jawbone deterioration and a loss of facial structure. The good news is that you have several tooth replacement options to choose from depending on what you are looking for. Dental implants have become a popular option because of their many benefits. Continue reading to learn about some of the ways that they can increase your confidence.

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Can a Dental Savings Plan Help You Save Money?

January 21, 2021

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When it comes to paying for your dental care, you generally have three options: cash, dental insurance, or a dental savings plan. If your employer doesn’t provide you with dental insurance and you still want to save money at the dentist, then a savings plan might be your best option. Continue reading to learn all about our Claybrooke Dental of Gahanna Member Savings Plan and how it may be able to help you save money.

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Drowsy Driving is as Dangerous as Driving Drunk

September 28, 2020

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Have you been tossing and turning at night? It might be hard to get out of bed in the morning, but you have places to go. After grabbing a quick cup of coffee, you might hop behind the wheel to start your day without a second thought. Although countless Americans have the exact same morning routine, you might want to reconsider driving if you’re not feeling well-rested. Research shows drowsy driving can be just as dangerous as driving drunk. If you’re struggling to get quality sleep, it might not be from a bad mattress. Instead, you might need treatment for sleep apnea in Gahanna.

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