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What are porcelain veneers?

Porcelain veneers, also known as dental veneers or porcelain laminates, are custom-made dental shells that are bonded to the front of a tooth to improve its look, shape, and function. They are heavily associated with the “Hollywood smile”, which explains their growing popularity.   Adults in Millersville, Maryland, may want veneers for cosmetic or oral…

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What are Dental Crowns?

Dental crowns are a form of fixed dental prosthetic that are used to help damaged teeth regain their original shape, size, and function. They are one of the most common forms of restorative dentistry in the United States, with over 2.3 million dental crowns being manufactured and fitted annually.   Clients of varying ages and…

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Invisalign in Millersville

Having a brilliant smile gives you a huge amount of confidence that can be adapted to everyday life, including your social life and career. Struggling with uneven teeth can be a lengthy battle, and whilst there are solutions to assist you with straightening your teeth,  such as braces, the traditional metal braces may not be…

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Dental Implants in Millersville

With the growing number of patients suffering from periodontal disease, tooth loss is becoming much more prevalent in our society. As dentistry progresses, we can take advantage of the new technologies which include a new treatment for tooth loss; dental implants. A relatively new and exciting treatment that provides a fantastic prognosis for people with…

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Why Dental Implants Are The Best Option

Options for dental treatment in Millersville, MD are extensive and varied. Treatments from your dentist may include both restorative treatment or reparative solutions depending on your unique needs. All of the different options available for dental care can seem complicated and overwhelming. But no need to worry! Your dentist will be able to talk you…

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Dr. Brian Valle, A Cosmetic Dentist Near You

Dr Brian Valle, Cosmetic Dentist in Millersville When it comes to dentistry, cosmetic dentistry is an art as much as it is a medical science. Cosmetic dentistry requires skill, knowledge, and care to create a smile that you can be proud of. When you approach Dr Brian Valle for your cosmetic dentistry needs, you’re going…

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Bad Brushing Habits to Break

Bad Brushing Habits to Break   We are well into the New Year but, it’s never too late to start good habits.  In the beginning of the year the ADA came out with some recommendations on breaking bad brushing habits.  Are you a culprit of bad brushing?   ~How often do you change your toothbrush?…

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SLEEP-RELATED BREATHING DISORDERS IN CHILDREN

SLEEP-RELATED BREATHING DISORDERS IN CHILDREN Sleep disorders in children and adolescents are common; even infants may have sleep disorders. Studies have shown that poor sleep quality and/or quantity in children are associated with a host of problems, including academic, behavioral, developmental and social difficulties, weight abnormalities, and other health problems. Parents and caregivers are invaluable…

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Why We Love Carifree Products

Why we Love Carifree   As most of our patients know, Dr. Valle loves Carifree products!   Carifree gel and rinses have a neutral pH and contain xylitol that fights the bad bacteria in your mouth.  They also contain more fluoride then most over the counter products.  We carry three of Carifree’s products in our office…

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