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Part One: Diagnosis and Kois Deprogrammers Occlusal Appliances (dental mouth guards) are devices that will serve one of two functions, diagnostic, or preventative. Depending on application, they may be referred to as a mouth protector, mouth piece, gumshield, gumguard, nightguard, occlusal splint, bite splint, or bite plane. 

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  Part Two: Symptoms, NTI’s and Occlusal Splints  In part one of this series, we talked about Occlusal Appliances, and how they will serve one of two functions, diagnostic, or preventative to help patients stop grinding teeth. Depending on application, they may be also be referred

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August 30, 2017


What is a laser and how does it work? A laser is a device that emits a very narrow, intense beam of light energy. When a laser comes in to contact with tissue, it causes a reaction. The light produced

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August 30, 2017


What You Should Know About Tooth Whitening Procedures Tooth whitening is a common procedure in general dentistry. There are many methods available for patients, such as brushing, bleaching strips or pens, bleaching gel, and laser bleaching.

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August 30, 2017


Desensitization dental therapy in Edmonton to prevent dental pain Dentin hypersensitivity is a dental condition that can often be very painful when left untreated. The majority of patients that are affected by this condition are middle aged, and signs of

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August 30, 2017


Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy Periodontal diseases can range from regular gum inflammation to more serious conditions that result in severe damage to the soft tissue and bone that sustain the teeth.

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August 30, 2017


Laser Bacterial Reduction (LBR) There are a number of major health benefits that should be contemplated when considering LBR. For starters, it reduces the amount of bacteria that would normally get into your bloodstream during a cleaning.

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August 30, 2017


We now have very comprehensive data on patient radiation doses from dental X-rays, and as it turns out, dental X-rays are among the lowest radiation dose exams of any diagnostic radiologic process in medicine.

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August 30, 2017


How Do Lasers Work? A laser is a device that emits a very narrow, intense beam of light energy. When a laser comes into contact with tissue, it causes a reaction. The light produced by this laser can remove or

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August 30, 2017


Using Lasers in Dentistry – Part Two As our population ages, people are keeping their teeth for longer and longer, bringing an increased risk of periodontitis, gum disease, and of course, hypersensitivity.  Dental Desensitization Therapy can help.

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