Smile Designs Dentistry Blog

Restore Your Smile with Dental Implants

Tooth loss can lead to various consequences that affect the aesthetics and structural integrity of your teeth. It disrupts your ability to eat, speak, smile and even interact with others. To help you regain your confidence and perform daily tasks with ease, Smile Designs Dentistry offers dental implants in Manteca – the permanent solution to […]

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Porcelain Veneers

Veneers can completely reshape your teeth and your smile, covering a wide variety of dental issues and imperfections. Veneers are very thin pieces of durable, tooth shaped porcelain that can be custom shaped and colored to match your teeth by a professional dental laboratory. They are bonded onto the front of teeth to create a […]

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Porcelain Fixed Bridges

A dental bridge is a fixed (non-removable) appliance designed to replace missing teeth. There are several types of bridges. You and your dentist will discuss the best options for your particular case. Porcelain fixed bridges are the most popular because they resemble your natural teeth. This type of bridge consists of two crowns that go […]

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Porcelain Crowns

A crown (or cap) is a covering that encases the entire tooth surface, restoring it to its original shape and size. A crown is most commonly used to protect and strengthen a tooth structure that cannot be restored with fillings or other types of restorations. However, crowns—especially porcelain crowns—can also be used to cap teeth […]

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Composite Fillings

A composite (tooth colored) filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. While the most common use for a composite filling is to seal up a cavity, the composite material can also be used to rebuild chipped or worn teeth. Because composite fillings are white or tooth-colored, they […]

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Home Care

A beautiful, healthy smile that lasts a lifetime is our ultimate goal when treating patients. Your personal home care plays an important role in achieving that goal. You can start by eating balanced meals, reducing the number of snacks you eat, and correctly using the various dental aids that help control the plaque and bacteria […]

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Dental X-Rays

Dental x-rays are essential preventative diagnostic tools that provide valuable information not otherwise visible during a dental exam. Dentists and dental hygienists use this information to safely and accurately detect hidden dental abnormalities and create an appropriate treatment plan. Without x-rays, problem areas may go undetected. Dental x-rays may reveal: Abscesses or cysts Bone loss […]

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Cleaning & Checkups

Dental exams and cleanings are a vital part of your oral care. They help us to catch any problems early and nip them in the bud before they have a chance to cause serious and painful problems. We suggest that patients visit us twice per year for dental exams and cleanings. What does a dental […]

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Dental Services

At Smile Designs Dentistry, we understand that coming to the dentist for a checkup might not be your favorite activity. But we also know that regular teeth cleaning and dental checkups will keep your teeth healthy and strong. And because the mouth is the gateway to your entire body, regular teeth cleanings and dental checkups […]

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