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The dental crown keeps getting better

The Evolution of Dental Crown Aesthetics

Dental Crowns Then and Now Modern dentistry has evolved considerably over the past several decades. Gone are the days of corrective dental treatments that leave visible metals or colored fillings and crowns inside our mouths. Now, the goal of restorative and cosmetic dentistry is to match the natural color of your teeth as much as…
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You'll love digital dental impressions

From Putty to Perfection: a Smarter, Faster, Digital Dental Impression

Digital dental impressions mean no more putty impressions. Dental impressions are used widely in cosmetic dentistry. The conventional method is to use putty to create a mold that can be used to create a cast (a replica of your teeth), which is then utilized for procedures such as crowns, veneers, braces, implants, and bridges. If…
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There are so many ways to enjoy spring with the family

Spring Family Fun for 2022 in New Bern, NC

Spring has sprung, and families all across New Bern, North Carolina, will be looking for spring family fun activities. After all, even though the climate and average weather in New Bern are pretty comfortable in the 40s to 70s, the winter season can get chilly, and even the toughest New Bernians take to the indoors…
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Tips for better oral health

Dr. Oxley’s Top 10 Tips for a Healthy Mouth

Achieve optimal oral health in your family. Are you dreaming of cavity-free teeth and shiny, white smiles for everyone in your family? Making the move to prioritize oral health as a family goal is a great way of not only preventing oral health issues like tooth decay, but also improving everyone’s overall health as well.  …
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ClearCorrect can give you the smile you want

Get a Beautiful, Healthy Smile with ClearCorrect Aligners

Find out how ClearCorrect aligners can improve your smile. The appearance of your teeth can significantly affect your self-confidence and how old you look. Even when you’re not smiling, your teeth affect your appearance. Overbites, underbites, and even crooked teeth affect the shape and appearance of your face. But traditional braces can affect your confidence,…
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Is dental bonding actually better than veneers

Is Dental Bonding Actually as Good as Veneers?

Dental Bonding or Veneers? Choosing the Best Treatment for You When we’re trying to choose between two options, especially when it comes to dental treatment, it’s natural to ask, “Which option is better?” After all, you want the best results possible! Although there is sometimes a clear answer to this question, it often isn’t quite…
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Delicious holiday recipes

7 Tasty Recipes for a Healthy, Happy Holiday

Our Favorite Healthy Recipes, Perfect for the Holidays You can smell it already: scents of gingerbread and cinnamon in the air. You catch a whiff of fresh pine every time you pass the Christmas tree. You’re dreaming of sugar plums and holiday delights. If this sounds like you, you’re not alone. After all, the holidays…
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Know the warning signs of gum disease

Top 11 Causes of Gum Disease in Adults and How To Combat Them

Early Signs of Gum Disease Macy brushed her teeth with an electric toothbrush and flossed before bed. But when she looked in the mirror the next morning, she still saw gums that were puffy, red, and sore. Macy called her dentist to make an appointment right away because she had heard these symptoms could lead…
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Oxley Comprehensive knows comfort dentistry

6 Ways We Make Comfort a Priority at Oxley Comprehensive Dentistry

Don’t let discomfort keep you from the dentist. When you think of all the things that you love to do, going to the dentist might not be at the top of the list. Sadly, many adults hate going to the dentist. But at Oxley Comprehensive Dental in New Bern, North Carolina, we want to change…
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Know what to do in a dental emergency

Be Prepared in Case of a Dental Emergency

The Importance of Dental Emergency Kits When we think of emergencies, we often think of medical emergencies related to chest pain, excessive bleeding, or some other form of trauma. But the truth is that there are plenty of tooth-related emergencies too. These dental emergencies can be stressful for both parents and kids alike. That’s why…
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Dental bonding or veneers

Is Dental Bonding as Good as Veneers?

How to Choose Between Dental Bonding and Veneers Dental bonding is a type of cosmetic dentistry that’s often compared to porcelain veneers. It offers a similar smile makeover result, minus the permanent and pricey attributes of actual veneers. But is dental bonding really as good as veneers? The answer to that question isn’t a simple…
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Get a fresh smile with porcelain veneers

How Porcelain Veneers Can Fix Discolored, Chipped, and Crooked Teeth

Don’t love your smile? Well, the good news is that there is something that you can do about it. Smile makeovers are more achievable than ever, and one of the most popular approaches to smile makeovers is using porcelain veneers. Popular amongst celebrities such as George Clooney, Ben Affleck, and Demi Moore, porcelain veneers are…
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