The Germantown Dental Group Blog

Dental news, tips and happenings to make you smile.

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270 People Treated on Free Dental Day!

We are very proud and honored to have participated in a recent Free Dental Day event in Pulaski! We arrived early Friday morning and people were already lined up down the block. Similar to the Mid-South Mission of Mercy event earlier this year, Free Dental Day allowed our dentists and staff members to provide quality Read More

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How Does Invisalign® Work?

The treatment process for Invisalign® clear teeth aligners (often referred to as “clear braces”), is one of the procedure’s major benefits. Unlike traditional braces, Invisalign® does not rely on metal brackets and wires to correct common orthodontic concerns such as teeth misalignment and bite issues. In fact, Invisalign®’s system of plastic aligners are virtually undetectable Read More

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Will Invisalign® Work for Me?

Invisalign® is one of the most popular options available for individuals who would like to straighten their teeth and correct common orthodontic issues. These clear, plastic aligners involve no metal wires or brackets and can help patients achieve a beautiful new smile in a more discreet and comfortable way. With the many benefits offered by Read More

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What Is the Best Option for a Chipped or Cracked Tooth?

A damaged tooth can detract from your smile’s beauty, but it can also lead to more serious dental concerns when left untreated. If you have a chipped or cracked tooth, there are a number of restoration techniques our dentists can use to repair the damage, strengthen the tooth, and protect the natural tooth structure. Porcelain Read More

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Does the Dental Implant Procedure Hurt?

The dental implant procedure is completed in two stages: placing an artificial root in the gums and then placing a custom-designed porcelain crown. While it is both normal and common to have some level of anxiety when undergoing dental procedures, the fact is that advancements in dental techniques and sedation dentistry make it possible for Read More

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How Do I Choose the Right Dentist for My Dental Implants?

Dental implants are often considered the premium choice for tooth replacement. However, not all dentists who perform dental implant procedures are equal. If you have decided that dental implants are the best option for restoring the function and aesthetics of your smile, it is important to remember that the dentist you choose can significantly impact Read More

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Six Month Smiles® and the Benefits of “Short-Term Orthodontics”

Recently, three of our Dental Assistants here at Germantown Dental Group traveled to Los Angeles, California to attend a continuing education course on Six Month Smiles®, an orthodontic technique designed to correct teeth misalignment in a faster and more convenient way. The level one course covered a comprehensive range of topics relating to this innovative Read More

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Porcelain Veneers vs. DURAthin® Veneers

At Germantown Dental Group, we offer two different types of porcelain veneers to custom-tailor this popular cosmetic dentistry solution to your unique needs. Traditional porcelain veneers can simultaneously correct a wide range of tooth imperfections, such as chips, cracks, discoloration, and mild cases of misalignment. With traditional porcelain veneers, the affected teeth are prepared by Read More

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How Long do Porcelain Veneers Last?

While porcelain veneers from our dentists here at Germantown Dental Group are known for their strength and durability, it’s important to take some precautions in order to maximize the longevity of this popular cosmetic dentistry solution. Whether you are opting for porcelain veneers to correct a chip, crack, stain, or misalignment, proper dental care can Read More

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Can I Get Porcelain Veneers?

One of our most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures at Germantown Dental Group, porcelain veneers have helped many of our patients renew the appearance of their smiles. Porcelain veneers have the ability to conceal and improve a variety of common tooth concerns, including cracks, chips, stains, and even mild tooth misalignment. In addition, porcelain veneers are Read More