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Maple Grove sedation dentistry

Many patients have appreciated the benefits of anxiety-free dentistry (sometimes called sleep dentistry). There are three main types of sedation options available in the Minneapolis area: Inhalation Nitrous Oxide, sometimes called ‘laughing gas‘ has been used in cosmetic dental offices for over a century, because, in many ways, it is a perfect sedative. It begins […]

Can I Get a Metal-Free Tooth Implant?

are metal-free tooth implants better? Maple Grove

Many Maple Grove dental patients are turning to metal-free dentistry. Instead of amalgam fillings, they choose composite and porcelain restorations. Non-metal fillings and crowns can be matched perfectly to your natural tooth color. Some individuals are sensitive to the metals used in conventional fillings. Non-metal materials can prevent potential tooth sensitivity. Controversy Over Whether Dental Amalgam is […]

What Are Impacted Wisdom Teeth?

wisdom teeth Maple Grove

Evolution isn’t always tidy and linear. For example, we have smaller jaws than our ancestors thousands of years ago, but most of our bodies haven’t adapted by generating fewer teeth. Two-thirds of us create the same amount of teeth as early humans. These late-developing extra molars are called wisdom teeth and they pose unique oral […]