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Older Restoration Update, Manalapan dentist, James Courey, DDS

Monday, September 30, 2013

Are you unhappy with your smile or old crowns? Advances in cosmetic and restorative have come a long way since the use of unsightly or inadequate dental crowns. Gone are the days of dark lines at the base of your crowns, unrealistic tooth shading, and conspicuous metal crowns. Manalapan dentists, Dr. James Courey and Dr. Joseph Zagami combine artistry with function when addressing unsightly dental work with more aesthetic alternatives.Typically, older crowns were made of a metal (alloy) structur...Read More

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Could Alligators Hold The Secret To Human Tooth Regeneration?

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

 AN ALLIGATOR HAS 80+ TEETH that can each be replaced up to 50 times during its life! Potentially, that's thousands of teeth! You may be thinking, "Wow, that's cool… But why are we talking about alligator teeth on this human dental blog?" Well, alligators may be helping scientists learn how to stimulate tooth renewal in humans.Alligator Teeth Are Similar To Human TeethLike humans, alligators have well organized teeth, with different functions, fixed in bony sockets. Research shows that ther...Read More

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Why is Dr. James Courey talking about breakfast?

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Why is Dr. James Courey talking about breakfast? It's because its often said, and health studies agree, that breakfast may be the most important meal of the day. And by the way, breakfast affects our oral health too!Popular Breakfast Choices Can Damage SmilesGiven our on-the-go lifestyles, breakfast can become an imbalanced, over-sugary meal! We don't typically eat candy for breakfast—yet, we choose popular cereals and pastries that are full of sugar. These unhealthy breakfast cho...Read More

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