Aesthetic Dental Transformations

Aesthetic Dental Transformations in Bakersfield

More and more people are enjoying the lasting benefits of cosmetic dentistry, available at Masterworkds Dentistry in Bakersfield. A sensational smile not only looks great, it makes you feel great! When you first look in the mirror in the morning while brushing those gleaming babies, you remember; “Oh yeah, I fixed my teeth and they…

Tell Your Dentist Which Prescription Meds You Are Taking

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It’s standard practice for healthcare providers to find out which medications their patients are taking. At Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield our patients sometimes wonder why we ask them about prescription medications before their dental process. Here’s why: Some medications—prescription or over-the-counter—can affect oral health or dental treatment. Bleeding Issues Heparin/warfarin and other anticoagulants can bring…

Don’t Let A Simple Problem Become Serious

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In this post from Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield we are going to discuss those small irritations in the mouth that have the potential to become big problems. Injuries, sores, or inflammation in the mouth can be very uncomfortable. These non-specific irritations, called stomatitis, have many different causes. They may be caused by cold sores, gum…

What Is Crown Lengthening?

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Perfect smiles created at Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield sometimes need crown lengthening. Crown lengthening surgery is a safe and effective procedure that exposes more of the visible part of the tooth. Some patients undergo crown lengthening to improve a gummy smile. A gummy smile refers to upper teeth that appear too short because excess bone…

Keeping Kids Smiling

Dentistry For Child

Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield serves patients of all ages and provides family dentistry for children. Our friendly staff takes special care of our youngest patients to make sure they are comfortable and safe. We Pamper Our Youngest Patients Taking extra time with our young patients is important. We understand that going to the dentist can…

Same-Day Tooth Pain Relief

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When you have a toothache that’s all you can think about. It makes it difficult to handle your everyday tasks. At Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield we can relieve toothache pain in one office visit. The most common cause of a toothache, by far, is decay. Better known as cavities, decay happens when acids produced by…

Pacifier Do’s and Don’ts for New Parents

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Sometimes a pacifier is the only thing that can calm a cranky baby. Parents tend to think of them as harmless, and as an easy way to pacify an infant. At Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield, we share some thoughts about pacifiers. The American Academy of Pediatrics says pacifiers don’t cause any medical or psychological problems.…

You Have Nothing To Lose Except Loose Dentures

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Dental implants like those available at Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield have solved the problem of loose-fitting dentures. Unlike traditional dentures, which use adhesive to keep them in place, dental implants can anchor full or partial dentures. The implants are metal posts that have fused with the jaw bone, and are secure enough to allow the…

Help! My Crown Came Off!

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You are chewing an apple and hear an odd sound, then something in your mouth feels wrong. One of your crowns has come loose. Don’t panic! Chances are, the crown can be re-cemented at Masterworks Dentistry in Bakersfield. What do you do when your dental crown comes off? It’s critical that you take the following…