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The Fort Washington Dental Associates Blog

We publish blog posts regularly to educate our patients about maintaining great oral health and about the treatments and services we offer.
Unlike traditional braces, clear aligners are designed to be easily removed for eating and drinking. But they can't work if you don't wear them enough! We'll explain the risks of not wearing your aligners and how to understand if you might be doing things that could knock your treatment off track.
When it comes to teeth straightening treatments, there are a lot of options out there nowadays. From traditional braces to various name-brand and generic clear aligner solutions, even some that claim to be able to straighten your teeth without visits to the dentist, you may find it difficult to choose the treatment that’s right for you. In this post, we’ll explain some of the differences.
How to care for clear aligners like invisalign, 3M clarity or smart moves
If you've invested in straightening your teeth with clear aligners or are considering treatment and want to understand what it maintenance entails, this post will help you keep your aligners in good shape.
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Fort Washington Dental Associates provides a step-by-step guide for addressing a cracked tooth, from identifying symptoms to exploring repair options like bonding and crowns. This comprehensive article ensures that you're equipped with the knowledge to manage and prevent further damage to your teeth.
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Fort Washington Dental Associates delves into the longevity of dental implants, highlighting their potential to last decades with proper care. This insightful guide details the advantages, maintenance tips, and factors influencing the lifespan of these durable solutions for missing teeth.
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Fort Washington Dental Associates sheds light on the longevity of dental fillings, exploring types like amalgam and composite, and offering expert tips for maintenance. Delve into their guide to understand how the right care can extend the life of your fillings.
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Explore the causes and prevention of tooth erosion in this comprehensive guide by Fort Washington Dental Associates. Understand the impact of acidity on enamel and learn practical strategies to protect your smile.
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Discover the early warning signs of cavities with Fort Washington Dental Associates' insightful guide. Learn to identify symptoms like tooth sensitivity and dark spots, and explore effective treatment options to ensure your oral health.
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