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Should I Choose a Root Canal or an Implant?

If you have a tooth that’s been damaged by infection or impact, you may have to choose whether to treat the problem with a root canal or dental implant. Find out what’s involved in determining which of these specialized procedures is right for you.

Apr 6th, 2021
Help! My Teeth are Yellow!

Are you unhappy with your smile? Professional teeth whitening can get your grin brilliant and sparkling, ensuring you feel your best this spring.

Mar 1st, 2021
Take These Steps If You've Knocked Out a Tooth

Having a tooth knocked out can be painful and emotionally traumatizing. However, staying calm and taking prompt action can increase your odds of successfully reattaching your tooth. Find out how to improve your chances of saving a knocked-out tooth.

Feb 15th, 2021
What to Expect When Undergoing a Sinus Lift

A sinus lift may sound like a fancy procedure to fix your nose, but this specialized surgery involves preparing your jaw to receive a dental implant. Read on to find out why you might need a sinus lift and what the procedure involves.

Jan 1st, 2021
Get Clear Aligners With SmileDirectClub

Clear aligners with SmileDirectClub provide effective tooth straightening without the cost and inconvenience of traditional orthodontic treatment. Find out how this proven system can give you the stunning smile you desire.

Dec 8th, 2020
How Veneers Can Revamp Your Smile

You don’t have to go through years of braces or painful drilling to get the smile you’ve always wanted. Veneers are a minimally invasive dental treatment that can revamp your smile in just a few visits.

Nov 1st, 2020
Does Getting Dental Implants Hurt?

Don’t let fear prevent you from enjoying the benefits of dental implants. Dental implants can duplicate the look and feel of your natural teeth with little to no discomfort. Find out what to expect from this popular option for tooth replacement.

Aug 3rd, 2020
How to Manage Dental Emergencies during COVID-19

If you have a dental emergency during the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s no need to panic. Find out what to do and how to get care if you experience intense pain or a possible infection as a result of dental trauma or disease.

Apr 24th, 2020
Why Should I See a Jupiter Prosthodontist?

Have you ever wondered what the different types of dentists were? Prosthodontists are a lesser-known type of dental specialist recognized by the American Dental Association (ADA.) Although you might be familiar with experts like oral surgeons, orthodontist

Nov 17th, 2019
Smile Makeovers in North Miami Beach

Thinking about enhancing the way your teeth look? A smile makeover can be anything you want it to be. From affordable teeth whitening treatments you do at home to dazzling porcelain veneers, there’s an option for every person and budget...

Nov 17th, 2019
Prevention Based Dentistry

When it comes to dental disease, most oral health problems — like cavities, gum disease, and dental emergencies — are preventable. At SEDA Dental in Pompano Beach, we pay careful attention to incorporating preventative (prophylactic) strategies into everyt

Nov 17th, 2019
Why do I Need a Root Canal?

Endodontic treatment, or as most people know it as “root canal therapy,” is a procedure used to preserve teeth with damaged or infected nerve tissue. Root canals are essential for avoiding unnecessary tooth extractions or emergency flare-ups,...

Nov 17th, 2019
Teeth in a Day Dental Implants (Boca Raton)

Do you need a fast tooth replacement option? Our Boca Raton teeth in a day implants are a predictable and successful solution for our patients with missing teeth. More commonly referred to as “All-on-4”, teeth in a day are a good alternative to...

Oct 3rd, 2019
Benefits of Jupiter Teeth in a Day

Do you need to replace all of your missing teeth? Same day dental implant treatments like All on Four are a predictable treatment option for people who want an alternative to dentures. All-on-4 dental implants (aka “teeth in a day”) aren’t...

Oct 3rd, 2019
North Miami Beach Teeth in a Day

Need a fast way to safely replace missing teeth? Dentures aren’t your only option! A great alternative to consider are our North Miami Beach dental implants; more specifically, our teeth in a day or All on Four procedure. How All-on-4 Implants Work ...

Oct 3rd, 2019
Are Pompano Beach Teeth in a Day Right for You?

Are you thinking about getting dental implants in Pompano Beach? SEDA Dental offers a revolutionary procedure known as Teeth in a Day, which make it possible to restore your entire smile in the least time possible. ...

Oct 3rd, 2019
Predictable North Miami Beach Dental Implants

If you have missing teeth that need to be replaced, it’s important to understand all of the options available. Some of the most conventional treatments include bridges, dentures, and partials. But our North Miami Beach dentist recommends considering ...

Sep 22nd, 2019
Dental Implants in Pompano Beach

Are you looking for the best option to replace missing teeth? Whether you recently had a tooth extracted or have gone years with extensive tooth loss, our Pompano Beach implant dentist can help you enjoy a permanent solution that looks and feels more...

Sep 22nd, 2019
Boca Raton Implants for Missing Teeth

When it comes to replacing missing teeth, dental implants are the best treatment you could choose! Today’s implants are designed to last for life, but they’re also stronger and more durable than healthy, natural teeth. In fact, our Boca Raton implant...

Sep 22nd, 2019
All on Four Implants: What are They?

Are you looking to have teeth in a day or some type of treatment that replaces all of your teeth at once? Boca Raton All-on-4 dental implants are a predictable and affordable implant solution designed to replace missing teeth in your upper or lower ...

Sep 16th, 2019
What are All-on-4 Implants?

Are you looking for the best Jupiter dental implant experience? When it comes to replacing missing teeth throughout your smile, an All on Four appliance may be your best option...

Sep 16th, 2019
Why Choose All-on-4 Implants

Are you looking for the best alternative to dentures or partials? North Miami Beach All on Four dental implants are a comfortable, fixed tooth replacement option for people who don’t want a removable “plate.” ...

Sep 15th, 2019
Choosing All on Four Implants

Pompano Beach All-on-4 implants are great for our patients who need to replace all of their missing teeth at one time. The unique design of an All on Four (aka “Teeth in a Day”) restoration makes it more comfortable and less bulky than a conventional...

Sep 15th, 2019
Root Canal Therapy—Why It Is Easier Than Ever Before

The dental industry has worked diligently to improve techniques and technology to provide patients with better dental care. Today, having a root canal in Pinecrest, FL is often as easy as getting a cavity filled. Painful root canal procedures are a...

Aug 29th, 2019
How to Take Care of Your Dental Crown So It Will Last for Years

Did you know that if even one tooth is weakened, it can affect all of your teeth? Your teeth are similar to a team. They work together to create your smile, protect your oral health, and help you enjoy eating and drinking comfortably. So, what do you do...

Aug 28th, 2019
Most Important Questions To Ask Your Dentist

From a very early age, you are encouraged to ask questions - to your parents, your teachers, and especially to your dentist. Dentists generally have the upper hand when it comes to asking questions. Who can talk with hands in their mouth? However...

Aug 25th, 2019
How immediate dental implants can save your smile

As a child, losing a tooth was exciting; it warranted a visit from the tooth fairy. But when tooth loss occurs as an adult, it is far more bothersome and can leave you with an unattractive gap in your smile. The causes of tooth loss in adults can vary...

Aug 23rd, 2019
The Difference Between A Dental Crown and a Dental Bridge

When it comes to the world of dental restoration, it is easy to get overwhelmed by all of the available options, many of which have similar terminology. It is important to understand the difference between each type of restoration to determine what is...

Aug 22nd, 2019
Why Dental Implants Are The Best Choice To Replace Teeth

The next best thing to real teeth, dental implants are custom-made to look, feel, and function like your natural teeth so you can be confident in your smile. Your teeth are designed to work together in helping you to chew, speak, and smile. Even the...

Aug 15th, 2019
Is Tooth Extraction Always The Best Course of Action?

The idea of having a tooth pulled – known as dental extraction – may send you running for the hills. More likely, though, it will have you asking, “Is this really the best option for me?” At SEDA Dental of Pinecrest, our highly-skilled dentists are...

Aug 15th, 2019
Why Practitioner Experience Matters When Getting Dental Implants

While implant dentistry is being offered by more and more practitioners across the country each year, it is important to evaluate the experience and knowledge of the dental provider whom you choose to ultimately perform your procedure. At SEDA Dental...

Aug 15th, 2019
Everything You Need to Know About All-on-4 Dental Implants

Tooth loss is more common in adults than you think. Tooth decay, infection, gum disease, and trauma are all common causes of missing teeth. Aside from affecting the ability to chew correctly, having multiple missing teeth can lead to a myriad of...

Aug 15th, 2019
Options for Dental Restoration After a Tooth Extraction

Although tooth extraction usually is viewed by dentists as a procedure of last resort, there are times when it is required for patients. In cases where teeth are overcrowded or orthodontic treatments are planned, one or more teeth may be pulled to...

Aug 8th, 2019
I Broke My Tooth...Now What? A Look at Your Options

Breaking a tooth can be both painful and disheartening. This trauma can not only affect your tooth, but your smile and confidence as well. A tooth can break for a number of reasons such as the occurrence of eating something too hard, like candy or ...

Aug 8th, 2019
Top Reasons Why You May Need a Tooth Extracted

The pulling of a tooth – known as a dental extraction – can certainly seem like a drastic measure. When first told that they need a tooth pulled, many patients may ask, “Is this really the only option?” At SEDA Dental of North Miami Beach, we believe ...

Aug 7th, 2019
The Process of Getting a Dental Crown Explained

If you recently learned that you need a dental crown, you may be wondering what it is and how it will work to cover, protect, and reinforce your tooth while also restoring its appearance and function. Frequently referred to as a “cap,” a dental crown is...

Jul 31st, 2019
Ouch! I Broke My Tooth…How Do I Fix It?

The dental professionals at SEDA Dental of Jupiter, FL are able to assist their patients with any dental problem, including a chipped or broken tooth. There are many ways that individuals can have a cracked or chipped tooth. A slip or fall, a sports...

Jul 26th, 2019
6 Facts About ClearCorrect Invisible Aligners

There have been a lot of advancements in orthodontics to help adolescents and adults get straighter, more aligned teeth. For decades, metal braces were the only option available. Then came the arrival of clear ceramic braces which were less...

Jul 23rd, 2019
Just Pull It! Is Tooth Extraction Always The Best Option?

When your tooth is throbbing in pain due to damage or decay your first thought may be it’s tooth extraction time. While sometimes this is the case, having a tooth removed is not necessarily the best option if it can be saved. Your permanent teeth are...

Jul 23rd, 2019
What Are Dental Crowns and How Do They Work

If you have a tooth that is damaged but not yet a total loss, a dental crown can be used to restore its shape, appearance, strength, and most importantly, function. A dental crown is intended to mimic your own natural tooth, with a hollow space inside ...

Jul 19th, 2019
I am missing a tooth. Do I need a dental bridge or an implant?

Having a missing tooth can be detrimental not only to the appearance of your smile but also to your self-confidence. Beyond the aesthetic and emotional impact, it also may prevent your mouth from functioning properly. Two restorative devices that are...

Jul 18th, 2019
The Benefits of Immediate Placement After A Tooth Extraction

Teeth can be lost for a variety of reasons throughout someone’s lifetime. Tooth decay, infections, an accident, or lack of a healthy diet can all be contributing factors why someone may lose one or more of their natural teeth. While missing teeth are a cos

Jul 18th, 2019
When to Know if You Might Need a Root Canal

There are a number of reasons that you might be experiencing tooth pain. From a small cavity to deep decay in the root of the tooth, it can be difficult to determine what exactly is causing your pain and how to treat it. In some cases, better oral...

Jul 10th, 2019
5 Signs That You May Need to Have a Root Canal

If you have been suffering from severe tooth pain, extreme temperature sensitivity, or have swollen gums, you definitely need to see a dentist. After a thorough exam, you may hear two words that no one wants to hear: root canal. This dental treatment...

Jul 10th, 2019
A Guide to Everything You Need to Know About Dental Implantsc

Millions of Americans suffer from tooth loss. The reasons range from tooth decay and periodontal (or gum) disease to an injury or traumatic impact to the mouth. It used to be that if you were missing a tooth (or teeth), the only treatments available...

Jul 10th, 2019
OUCH! My Tooth Hurts. Does It Need To Be Pulled?

Anyone who has experienced tooth pain knows how excruciating it can be. The unrelenting throbbing can compromise your ability to concentrate on even the simplest of tasks. A dull achiness can make it difficult to chew food and sleep through the night...

Jul 3rd, 2019
The Importance of Your Annual Dental Exam

When it comes to taking care of your health, getting a routine dental exam each year is one of the most important things you can do. It takes an experienced dental professional to spot issues with your teeth and conditions in your mouth that may not be...

Jul 3rd, 2019
Tooth Extractions…Are They Always the Best Course of Action?

There is a common misconception that if a tooth is damaged or has decay it should just be pulled. If teeth become unhealthy, having them removed may not necessarily always be the best option. Adults should actually hold onto their teeth for as long as...

Jul 2nd, 2019
Dental Bridges Explained

By the age of 50, many adults have at least one missing tooth due to decay, injury, or disease. While some people may not think a missing tooth is a big deal and try to get away with doing nothing about it, this is often a mistake. Aside from being a...

Jun 28th, 2019
I Have Major Tooth Pain, What Is Causing It?

The cause of tooth pain can come from a number of different factors. The pain may be sharp or dull and throbbing. No matter what type, it can be frustrating as well as uncomfortable and unpleasant. Tooth pain is sometimes accompanied by sensitivity...

Jun 28th, 2019
Ouch! I think I need my tooth pulled. Now what?

Tooth pain can be excruciating. Whether it’s a fierce throbbing sensation or an unrelenting ache, it can impact your ability to fully concentrate, get a good night’s sleep, and chew foods properly. In some cases, extraction may be necessary, especially...

Jun 27th, 2019
Tooth pain: What could it be?

Anyone who has suffered from tooth pain knows how debilitating it can be. What’s worse is wondering what may be causing it. Did you crack a molar eating a piece of hard candy? Have you been lax about brushing and flossing? Why has a tooth suddenly...

Jun 27th, 2019
Restore Your Tooth with A Porcelain Dental Crown

A porcelain dental crown is often toted as one of the greatest repair tools for troublesome teeth. These pearly superheroes aid in the repair of a tooth’s strength, shape, size, and appearance. If you have a broken tooth, a significantly damaged or...

Jun 21st, 2019
Restore Your Tooth with A Dental Crown

A dental crown protects and restores functionality to damaged teeth. Also called a cap, a dental crown may be used to treat a large cavity, protect a weak tooth, restore a cracked tooth, or cover a discolored tooth. Made to fit over the tooth and custom...

Jun 21st, 2019
How To Fix A Broken Tooth

A damaged or broken tooth is never fun. Have you ever eaten ice or a hard piece of candy and had an accident which caused you to have a broken tooth? Well, there is no need to panic. It can be fixed! Depending on the severity, there are several...

Jun 21st, 2019
Restore Your Dental Health with All-On-4 Dental Implants

It can be a major embarrassment to have missing teeth. This condition may impede one’s ability to speak properly and smile freely, which can send self-confidence levels plummeting. Even more detrimental, when teeth are absent it can be difficult to chew...

Jun 21st, 2019
On the Search for a New Dentist in North Miami Beach?

If you are on the search for a new dentist, there are many things to consider. Your search should include someone who can do more than clean your teeth a couple of times a year. Your new dentist will be an important player in your overall health team...

Jun 13th, 2019
You have braces?

Braces are not just for those awkward teen years anymore. In fact, one in four patients seeking orthodontic care today are adults. The reason behind this shift is to fight signs of aging that can impact movement in teeth. Aside from the obvious cosmetic...

Jun 13th, 2019
Ouch! Top 5 reasons why tooth extraction may be needed

As a child, having a tooth pulled is exciting. It warrants a visit from the tooth fairy with a little surprise left under your pillow. However, as an adult facing a tooth extraction, it means it is needed due to issues such as an unwelcome infection or...

Jun 13th, 2019
I was born with a missing tooth...

If you were born with a missing tooth, it might not have bothered you as much when you were younger. However, as an adult, having a missing tooth can be disheartening and may make you feel you feel self-conscious. Aside from being less willing to smile ...

Jun 13th, 2019
Five Things to Know About Root Canal Therapy

Severe tooth pain, extreme temperature sensitivity, and swelling in your jaw or gums are not fun. In the back of your mind, you may be thinking you need a root canal. If this is your first root canal, you may not know a lot about what is involved...

Jun 5th, 2019
Looking for a Dentist to Perform Your Root Canal?

If you have been suffering from severe tooth pain, extreme temperature sensitivity, or have swelling in your jaw or gums, you may need a root canal. This very effective and common dental therapy can save even the most badly decayed tooth. Most people...

Jun 5th, 2019
I'm Missing a Tooth -- Do I Need a Dental Implant?

There are many reasons why an adult may lose a tooth. Whether it is due to a cavity, trauma or periodontal disease, losing a tooth is a common problem. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control, most Americans turning 50 have lost an average...

Jun 5th, 2019
Tooth Extraction: When It is Necessary and What to Know

After a recent visit to the dentist, you may learn that you need to have a tooth extracted. While this may not be something you are looking forward to, it may be necessary for a variety of reasons. Common reasons for tooth extraction include infection...

Jun 5th, 2019
Seven Reasons To See Your Dental Hygienist

Your teeth and gums are not only a vital part of your overall health, they also have huge impact on your confidence. Visiting your dental hygienist regularly can offer many benefits that will put you on the road to happy, healthy, smile...

Oct 15th, 2018
How Sharp are Shark Teeth?

Are you a fan of Shark Week? Have you ever wondered to yourself, “I wonder how sharp those teeth really are?” If you have, you might get a kick out of scientists’ recent attempts to use shark teeth on real-life saw blades. In the experiment...

Apr 18th, 2018
Can Your Dentist Tell?

Can Your Dentist Tell if You’re Right or Left Handed? Does your dominant hand have anything to do with the way your smile looks, or your overall dental health? Absolutely! Did you know that if you’re right or left handed, that you tend to scrub that...

Oct 6th, 2017
Fake a Whiter Smile with the Right Lipstick

Fake a Whiter Smile with the Right Lipstick If you’re looking for a whiter-looking smile in just 5 minutes, stroll on down to the nearest big box store. Skip the oral care aisle and head straight for the health and beauty care department. While there...

Aug 18th, 2017
Ask Before Getting Surgery

Are you about to have an oral surgery, such as a wisdom tooth removal or pocket reduction? If you are, you probably aren’t quite sure what to expect. Here are a few things to ask your dentist before scheduling the surgery: ...

Jul 25th, 2017
What Type Of Smile Personality Do You Have?

What's Your Smile Personality? They say that eyes are the windows to the soul, but we beg to differ. You can tell a lot about a person by their smile. What does your smile reveal about you? The Eyes Have It - This grin is far from fake! It starts...

Jul 6th, 2017
News Flash! Centarians Have Better Teeth

News Flash! Centarians Have Better Teeth The American Geriatric Society released research that says individuals who reach the age of 100 have far greater oral health than people born in the same time frame, but did not reach the century mark...

Jun 22nd, 2017
The Charcoal Train

Charcoal – it's everywhere. Beauty gurus started putting it on their face in gummy homemade face masks and now it's catching on as a tooth-whitening treatment. Just because charcoal is promoted as the latest and greatest thing for your smile doesn't...

Jun 18th, 2017
Has the Selfie Ruined the Smile?

Almost everyone today knows what a selfie is. But ten years ago, who would've known what a selfie stick even was? There is a ton of advice out there on the Internet for nailing selfies that convey different messages: ...

Jun 13th, 2017
Celebrities are No Strangers to Jokes About Teeth

If celebrities can’t get through life without having their teeth made fun of, it can be discouraging to those of us who share a few of the same physical smile characteristics. Take Omarosa Manigault and Rylan Clark-Neal as a couple of examples. The TV...

May 31st, 2017
If You Didn’t Smile?

In a recent publication at USA Today, dermatologists were asked what would happen to a person’s skin if they didn't smile. The train of thought was that if you’re not scrunching your skin together, you could potential avoid the risk of things like...

May 23rd, 2017
What are DIY Braces and Are They Safe?

If you’ve been on YouTube anytime lately, you’ve probably spotted videos on the subject of DIY braces. Yes…being your own orthodontist, right in your home. Unfortunately, a lot of these DIY channels encourage some pretty risky ideas. For example...

May 16th, 2017
Which Came First: The Fame or the Smile?

Take a look at almost any celebrity and you'll notice one thing in common: they've all got some killing smiles. Why is it that famous people have such beautiful teeth? Was it their smiles that helped them rise to fame in the first place? Perhaps...

May 9th, 2017
Green Hygiene

Did you know that you can show our planet a little love at the same time you care for your teeth? While it can be difficult to find completely green products that effectively keep your mouth healthy, these tips will help you strike a caring balance for...

May 2nd, 2017
Why Does Ice Cream Hurt Your Teeth?

We're getting into that time of year where things are about to get HOT. One of the best ways to beat the heat is by enjoying something icy cold. Kids love shaved ice, many adults prefer an iced tea or coffee, and who doesn't love a loaded ice cream...

Apr 25th, 2017
Freezing Baby Teeth for Later

Cryopreservation is well known for the harvesting of stem cells from umbilical cord blood. Did you know it can also be used to preserve teeth? If that sounds a little off-putting, consider that baby teeth contain stem cells that could be used to treat...

Apr 19th, 2017
Activated Charcoal For Your Teeth?

There’s lots of DIY beauty advice on the interwebs: from face and makeup to hair and nails, beauty hacks, even DIY for dental care. Like any advice you come across online, you need to do your homework before following those directions. This is...

Apr 12th, 2017
Beast Needs To See A Dentist!

In the movies, just as in real life, all kinds of characters can have really bad teeth. Some of them are just plain evil, like Gollum in the Lord of the Rings trilogy; others just look mean, like Sloth from Goonies. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is...

Apr 10th, 2017