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General & Cosmetic Dentists Serving Omaha, Bellevue, Lincoln and Nearby Nebraska

Prevent Dental Emergencies During Dental Office Closures

April 08, 2020
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Prevent dental emergencies with our dentists’ tips. While our offices are closed to slow the spread of COVID-19, we can assist with serious oral problems like bleeding, swelling and pain that could lead to medical emergencies. We understand it can be inconvenient to delay your routine cleanings and exams, but offices like ours are closed to do our part to flatten the curve by keeping our patients and staff safe. With the tips discussed…

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Are Dental Implants Safe?

February 14, 2020
Category: Dental Implants

Dental implants are safe and effective when a dentist experienced with these restorations is providing your care. These teeth replacements have been utilized by dentists across the world for generations, providing millions of people with an effective, long-lasting way to restore their smiles.

In general, yes, dental implants are safe. But in order for them to be a viable option, you must first choose an experienced implant dentist and then make sure you are a good candidate. To schedule a consultation to learn more, please call one of our four office locations in Omaha, NE: Hillsborough, 402-445-4647, Ralston, 402-733-4441…

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What are the Differences between a Dental Crown, a Filling, and a Porcelain Veneer?

January 07, 2020

Restoring teeth and creating beautiful smiles are what our dentists do every day. We want you to enjoy your very best oral health and a smile you are proud to share. Crowns, fillings and veneers are three common restorative items in our toolkit. Learn about the differences in the sections below.

Dental Fillings Restore the Area Where a Cavity was Treated

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Are Dental Implants Covered by Insurance?

December 17, 2019
Category: Dental Implants

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Certain insurance policies may cover dental implant surgery, whether it's a dental policy or medical policy. You should review your policy and see if there is any wording referring to different tiers of dental work, and whether implants are included in one of those tiers. Most likely, if your policy provides any coverage, it will pay for a certain percentage and you…

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Prevent Dental Emergencies during the Holidays

November 25, 2019
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A young woman holding her hand up to her jaw and wincing in pain because of a dental emergencyNo one wants to deal with a dental emergency over Thanksgiving, Christmas or on any other winter holiday. Unfortunately, these pressing injuries do occur from time to time. The experienced emergency dentists at our Omaha practice provide a few time slots for urgent dental appointments, during normal business hours. If, after the holidays, you…

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The Dentists in the Best of Omaha 2020 Results

November 12, 2019
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The Dentists have won 1st place for Best Family Dentist in the Best of Omaha Awards 2020! What's even more exciting? This is the 14th time we have been awarded 1st place! It's truly a gift to be able to care for our amazing patients each day. When they vote for us in the Best of Omaha Awards, we are so pleased because we hope…

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Is Cosmetic Dentistry Right for You?

September 25, 2019

Cosmetic dentistry has the ability to rejuvenate your teeth and change your whole perspective on your smile. We have seen just how positive an effect these treatments can have on our patients' lives. But there's really only one way to know whether cosmetic dentistry will be right for you as an individual, and that's to schedule a consultation with our experienced dentists in Omaha. To learn more, please…

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What Do General Dentists Do?

July 15, 2019

Dental mirror in a patient's mouth while dentist looks at the back of the teethGeneral dentistry is the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of dental problems. General dentistry is the array of treatments and interventions that allow you to achieve and maintain outstanding oral health. Some of the most common procedures within this area of dentistry include:

  • Exams
  • Annual x-rays
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Family Dental Goals for Summer 2019

June 04, 2019
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It's soon to be summertime across Nebraska. Your kids are out of school, and you may have family vacations planned. Don't forget to fit in dental checkups for your family, from youngest to eldest. If you are due for a cleaning, the summertime may open up your schedule. Below, we look at some of the ways you can take charge of your family's dental health.

Prevent Cavities…

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Timeline for Porcelain Veneers

May 29, 2019
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Porcelain veneers make over your smile over the course of a few appointments. At one of our four Omaha offices, you'll first visit our experienced dentists for a consultation. After discussing your goals and your candidacy for veneers, they'll guide you as you decide whether veneers or another option is right for you. To arrange a consultation, please call our experienced team in Hillsborough: 402-445-4647, Village Pointe: 402-505-7474, Ralston Square: 402-733-4441, or Dundee: 402-502-5593.

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