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How a Camera and Sharpie Can Improve Dental Case Acceptance

How a Camera and Sharpie Can Improve Dental Case Acceptance

Dr. Arezoo Bahar discusses how using a couple of simple tools helped her patient see the need for treatment.

| 5 years ago
Orthodontic vs. Restorative Treatment?

Orthodontic vs. Restorative Treatment?

Making the correct diagnosis is the key to successful treatment outcomes. If orthodontic treatment was carried out, the spaces would have closed, but...

| 5 years ago
Gummy Smiles: The Importance of a Correct Diagnosis
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Gummy Smiles: The Importance of a Correct Diagnosis

Figure 1 This young girl (Figure 1) was about to start college and expressed concerned about her smile. She did not like her teeth and...

| 6 years ago
Where Did My Teeth Go? Changes in Tooth Display as we Age

Where Did My Teeth Go? Changes in Tooth Display as we Age

Aging causes more than just wrinkles and aches and pains – it also affects our smiles. I like to show patients the two slides below, to demonstrate...

| 6 years ago
What do Teeth Proportion and Hollywood Actors Have in Common?
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What do Teeth Proportion and Hollywood Actors Have in Common?

You may think that an odd question. But when I sit down and talk to my patients about teeth proportion, I mention that teeth remind me of men and in...

| 6 years ago