Chambers Family Dentistry Blog

Which Toothpaste for Veneers Is Best?

August 15, 2023

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Numerous individuals feel dissatisfied with their teeth due to factors such as cracks, chips, gaps, and other cosmetic imperfections. Various motivations might prompt you to seek smile enhancement. Fortunately, porcelain veneers present an exceptional solution for addressing these concerns. These versatile cosmetic dental treatments are renowned for their ability to effectively rectify various dental issues while elevating the aesthetic appeal of your smile. To guarantee the enduring beauty of your veneers, it’s crucial to choose the right toothpaste. Continue reading to discover how to make the best toothpaste selection for them.


What Kind of Veneer Should You Get: Porcelain or Composite?

June 16, 2023

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From fixing the shape of a tooth to improving the color of your smile, veneers are versatile enough to make all kinds of cosmetic corrections. If you’re interested in getting veneers, you should know that they’re typically made from either porcelain or composite. Each material has its advantages, but depending on your circumstances, one might be a better fit for your smile than the other. The information below can help you figure out what kind of veneer you should get.


How Your Diet Will Change with Veneers

April 12, 2023

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person with porcelain veneers smiling

Are you considering getting veneers and wondering about the potential impact on your diet? It’s important to understand how certain foods can affect the longevity and appearance of your new smile. Making appropriate dietary choices can help ensure that your veneers stay in optimal condition for years to come. Keep reading to learn what foods to avoid and what to include in your diet to maintain the longevity of your veneers and preserve your new smile’s beauty.


How to Close a Gap Between Two Front Teeth

January 8, 2023

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Young woman smiling with a gap in her teeth

Sometimes, a gap between the two front teeth can become a personal trademark—something that makes you feel unique. For others, however, it can be a real point of insecurity.

There’s nothing medically wrong with having a gap in between your teeth, so treatment isn’t strictly necessary; however, if you want to fix it for purely aesthetic reasons, there are also plenty of options available to help you. Here are some of the best ways to close the gap between two front teeth.


Why Can the Holidays Mean Trouble for Dental Health?

November 24, 2022

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Whether it’s for the excitement of Christmas morning, watching Christmas movies with your friends, an extended break from working, or one of many other reasons, the holiday season definitely has a lot of fans. There are those out there, however, who see this as a concerning time of year fraught with danger – your teeth. What’s that you say? Teeth aren’t capable of independent thought? Okay, maybe you have a point. But teeth have reason to be concerned when someone isn’t diligent about their dental hygiene regimen. Your dentist in Annapolis is here to explain the potential problems and how you can protect your oral health while enjoying holiday foods.


Dr. Chambers Named Top Dentist 2022–2023 for Anne Arundel County

October 14, 2022

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At Chambers Family Dentistry, we strive for excellence in every single appointment each day. Our dentists and our staff work hard to make sure no one leaves without receiving outstanding care. We are proud to announce that Dr. Earl Chambers has been named What’s Up? Media’s Top Dentist for 2022–2023 for Anne Arundel County. Once you get to know Dr. Chambers, you’ll quickly see why he was chosen by his peers as one of the best in the area!


Will a Chipped Tooth Heal?

August 14, 2022

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Chipped front toothEnamel is the hardest substance in your body. It’s the hard outer layer of your tooth that protects the softer dentin and pulp underneath. Although it is incredibly strong, accidents can happen. Chipped teeth are a leading cause of dental emergencies annually. However, is visiting a dentist really necessary? Yes! Your enamel doesn’t regenerate. Here’s why you need to see a dentist right away, even if you aren’t having any pain. 


5 Types of Dental Pain You Shouldn’t Ignore

June 8, 2022

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young woman with tooth pain in Annapolis

Most people understand how detrimental tooth pain can be. While you may think that the occasional ache is normal, it’s never a good sign and usually indicates something’s amiss in your mouth. It’s important to note that different types of dental pain can shed light on the source of discomfort in your mouth. Read on to learn which ones you shouldn’t ignore and why you should schedule an appointment with your emergency dentist as soon as possible.


Why Is There a Bump on My Gums?

April 2, 2022

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man pointing at teeth and gums.

You’re getting ready for work one morning, and as you’re brushing your teeth you come across a bump on your gums. You immediately pause as a knot begins to form in your stomach—what is this thing and why has it suddenly appeared? Sometimes these bumps are harmless; other times, they’re cause for concern. Here are some of the possible reasons for bumps on your gums and some signs for when you should see your dentist.


5 Ways to Prevent Cavities When You Have a Sweet Tooth

February 16, 2022

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closeup of woman brushing teeth

It’s no secret that sugar is highly addictive. After all, that’s why so many people have a sweet tooth in the first place. Even though everyone’s well-aware of the detrimental effects sugar has on teeth, it doesn’t stop people from indulging in their favorite dessert. Unfortunately, eating sweets like candy and ice cream can contribute to oral health issues (i.e., decay, cavities, gum disease). Luckily, there are many ways sugar lovers can keep their teeth bright and healthy despite their dietary habits. Read on to learn a few tips!

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