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Dental procedures

A dental procedure is anything that involves a dentist working on your mouth. Read about dental procedures on this page.

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Dental fillings

Dental fillings are an early treatment to fill a hole or cavity in your tooth. Various materials can be used as fillings. Learn more here.

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Teeth whitening

Teeth whitening is a common, inexpensive procedure to improve the appearance of discoloured teeth. A dentist can provide the safest, most effective treatment.

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Cosmetic dentistry

Follow the links below to find our information partners' articles about cosmetic dentistry.

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Dental care

Trusted information on how to take care of your teeth.

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Guide to dental procedures

Your dentist may recommend you have a dental procedure if you have pain, infection, an injury or disease in your teeth or gums. Learn more here.

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Root canal treatment

A root canal treatment can save an infected or damaged tooth. Here’s what’s involved and a list of signs and symptoms indicating it may be needed.

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Cost of dental care

Dental care can be expensive and patients must often pay for it themselves. This article explains the different ways in which to pay for dental care.

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Tooth abscess

A tooth abscess develops when the root of the tooth becomes infected. Find out how to prevent a tooth abscess and when to see a dentist.

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X-rays

An x-ray uses radiation to create a picture inside of the body. The x-ray beam is absorbed differently by various structures in the body to create the image.

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