How to React to Losing (or Breaking) an Adult Tooth

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Adult teeth are commonly knocked out by falls, sports accidents, biting down on hard objects, and other mishaps. Damaging or losing permanent adult teeth can be scary. Minor tooth injuries can often be treated by your dentist, but severe tooth and mouth injuries require a specialist to perform expert extractions, restorations, and sometimes even bone grafting procedures. Oral surgeons are experts in repairing facial injuries of all kinds, including tooth replacements. In fact, many oral surgeons are on staff at major hospitals to treat emergency facial trauma patients. All of us at By Design Dental Implant Center know how frightening losing your permanent adult teeth can be, which is why we’ve listed a few steps to help you prepare for broken and lost teeth. To improve the chances of saving your natural tooth with minimal discomfort, follow these helpful instructions! Broken Teeth: When you break a tooth, it’s vital that…

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Final Recipient Announced for Share a Smile Program

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By Design Dental Implant Center announced the final recipient for a brand new smile Philadelphia, PA (October 20, 2015) —By Design Dental Implant Center announced the final recipient of the charitable Share a Smile program as 21-year-old Steven Corleto, of Langhorne, PA. The Share a Smile program produced 344 qualified local applicants, making the final decision heart wrenching. Born with a genetic disorder that hindered the full growing potential of his teeth, Mr. Corleto has endured grave embarrassment and self-esteem issues, and although charismatic and personable, continues to face struggles on a daily basis. Mr. Corleto hid behind braces and retainers throughout his middle and high school careers, which was the only thing that made him feel like he fitted in. Today, he is a local barber and is constantly face to face with people every day. Having teeth that he will no longer need to hide behind is sure…

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A New Smile for One Philadelphia Resident

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By Design Dental Implant Center to announce final recipient of the “Share a Smile Program” on October 20th  Philadelphia, PA (October 13, 2015) — Dr. Robert Mogyoros, Dr. John Thaler, and dental lab director Rand Jaslow of By Design Dental Implant Center are announcing the final recipient of the Share a Smile Program on October 20th, at 9:00AM. The Share a Smile Program application period ran from July 15th to August 15th, producing a total count of 344 local applicants. The final decision will be even more difficult than ever they imagined because there were so many people in need. “As a practice, we are honored to be able to give back to our community in such a big way. Initially, we never would have anticipated the impact of this program or the significant effect it would have on the people of Philadelphia. We are overwhelmed by the sheer volume of…

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Happy Self-Improvement Month! We Have 3 Key Tips to Improve Your Oral Health this Month.

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September is Self-Improvement Month, and many people use this month as an opportunity to improve their personal health and appearance, which is why all of us at By Design Dental Implant Center want to share some of our favorite tips for improving your oral health. Do your best to reduce stress— Stress negatively affects numerous aspects of your life, including mental, physical, and even oral health. Stress contributes to poor dietary choices like drinking too much coffee and soda or eating sugary foods. Excess stress can also fuel bad habits such as teeth grinding and nail biting, which can crack, splinter, and further damage your teeth. To combat stress, find some time for yourself this month. Whether the amount of time is big or small, you will feel a positive impact. Exercising is a great and healthy way to reduce stress, or maybe rediscover a hobby like painting, gardening, or…

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