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Is Tooth Sensitivity a Dental Emergency?

If you have ever been enjoying ice cream and noticed a jolt of pain in your tooth when biting into it, then you have experienced tooth sensitivity. The sensation is unpleasant but seems to fade if the tooth is not…


Porcelain Veneers Aftercare

If you are dissatisfied with your smile, you can find cosmetic enhancement with porcelain veneers. These fixtures feature cap-like shells that attach to the front of your teeth with dental bonding. Veneers can last up to fifteen years with proper…


What to Do About Damaged Dental Crowns

A dental crown is an effective, useful restorative dental treatment that protects and preserves a tooth after damage or dental work. It features a ceramic cap that covers an affected tooth and is sealed into place for long-term benefits. Crowns…


Don’t Ignore Bleeding Gums During the Pandemic

During the ongoing global pandemic, many dental patients have let their oral hygiene lax. However, neglecting oral health can be more detrimental to your wellbeing than you might imagine. A recent study in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology found that…


Will Invisalign Interrupt My Life?

Patients with crooked teeth might be dissatisfied with the appearance of their smiles. They may also be nervous that orthodontic options will disturb their daily life and affect their smile’s aesthetic during treatment. Invisalign can straighten teeth with little effect…


Risks of Untreated Cavities

Cavities are holes in your teeth that occur due to decay in your enamel. Some patients do not notice any symptoms when they have a cavity, while others experience tooth sensitivity. Your dentist can locate a cavity during a routine…


Types of Oral Surgery Procedures

Patients can get anxious when they hear they require surgery, especially when accompanied by the common sensation of dental fear. Oral surgery occurs more regularly than you might imagine. The best way to counter nervousness about a potential procedure is…


Treating Your Discolored Teeth

When you have a discolored smile, you may spend too much of your time trying to hide it when you should feel confident in showing it off. At Claremont Dental Institute, a dentist in Claremont, CA, we offer many options…


Patients Review Claremont Dental Institute

Patient or customer reviews are an important part of any business. Not only do they let us know what we’re doing right, but also if there are things we can work on. They let potential patients know the quality of…


The Many Uses of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are one of the most versatile tools a dentist uses. They’re useful for both cosmetic and restorative purposes, taking care of many dental problems. Dr. Vijay Patel of Claremont Dental Institute discusses the many uses of dental crowns…