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Dental Implants: What Are They?

HEALTHY MOUTH TIPS Are you sitting here wondering what dental implants are? If so, you are in the right place. Dental implants are a tooth replacement option that consists of a small artificial tooth root being surgically placed into your jawbone. The root forms with your bone and creates a solid foundation for your new…
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Wishing everyone a Happy and Safe Holidays!

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Correcting an Overbite with Braces

Do you or your child have an overbite? Our Lyons Orthodontic team wants you to know that you’re not alone here. So many people in the world have a stressed bite or even an underbite. So, what exactly is an overbite? Are there ways of correcting an overbite with braces? In this article, our orthodontists…
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Gifts and many thanks to all our extended Dental Family!

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Thank you to everyone who donated to our charity drive!

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Holiday Treats That Are Braces Friendly

Who loves celebrating the holidays? We do! At Lyons Orthodontics, we enjoy spending time with our family and friends. Holiday treats are a big part of celebrating this time of year, which can be tough for those who wear braces. We don’t want you to miss out on holiday fun just because you have braces!…
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Brush Your Teeth, Crush Your Cavities

The single best thing that you can do to prevent cavities and safeguard your oral health is to brush your teeth at least twice per day, preferably with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoridated toothpaste. And according to the American Dental Association and dental practitioners with La Costa Dental, you should make it a point to…
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How Long Should I wear My Retainer?

You’ve finally got your braces off! Congratulations! We’re so happy for you and so grateful to have been part of your Just Smile journey. You’re sure to enjoy your new straightened smile, and of course, enjoy some of those foods that you had to avoid. Now that you’re finally free of braces, you’ll need to…
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Can Teeth Get Thinner?

In general, your teeth should look opaque in color. This is due to our enamel, or the hard, outer layer of our teeth that provides protection against outside forces. Due to certain conditions or circumstances, our once opaque teeth can appear translucent or thinner. In some cases, a person is born with teeth already like……
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Tips for Maximizing Dental Benefits By 2020

The end of the year is almost here. That means it’s time to make sure that you’ve taken full advantage of your dental benefits for 2019! You’ve earned your benefit, so here are some quick tips to make sure that you take full advantage of what you have left. Get Your Cleaning and Exam Now…