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How Long Does It Take to Get Your Teeth Bonded?

Cosmetic bonding is typically used to repair cosmetic tooth imperfections for a more aesthetically pleasing look. An alternative to porcelain veneers, bonding can repair cracks, chips, spaces between teeth, discoloration, worn teeth, and even mild tooth misalignment. Very little tooth preparation is required to perform the procedure, and the shade […]

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Which Is Better: Dental Bonding or Porcelain Veneers?

Damaged and discolored teeth, along with other perceived dental flaws, can significantly impact the appearance of your smile and your confidence. Fortunately, cosmetic dentistry procedures, such as dental bonding and porcelain veneers, can easily correct cracks, chips, gaps, stains, discoloration, and/or misalignment. These procedures can even improve the appearance of […]

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Dr. Strub Reaches 20th Anniversary of His Cedar Falls Dental Practice

Dr. Thomas J. Strub has dedicated his career to providing patients with the highest-quality dental care. Since establishing his Cedar Falls dental practice 20 years ago, Dr. Strub has developed strong ties with a dedicated and loyal community of patients who appreciate his commitment to providing a personalized one-on-one experience. […]

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How Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?

With proper care, the results of teeth whitening treatment can last up to one or more years for many patients. Extending the length of time that your results last is dependent upon following post-whitening instructions and performing periodic touch-up treatments. Our dentist, Thomas J. Strub, DDS, recommends adhering to the […]

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What causes TMD?

Impact or trauma to the jaw, chin, neck, or the side of the face can result in damage to the temporomandibular joints – the hinges of the jaw that connect the lower jaw to the skull. Damage or inflammation of these joints is referred to as temporomandibular joint disorder, also […]

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How Do I Know If I Have TMJ Disorder?

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) that connects the upper and lower jaws can become damaged due to a number of causes, including external impact or internal factors such as poor occlusion, arthritis, imbalance, or simple overuse. When this joint is not operating properly and causing discomfort or pain, the condition is […]

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Are Dental Implants Painful?

Surgical placement of dental implants is considered a relatively minor surgery which, under ideal circumstances, results in minimal discomfort to the patient. Different variations on the specific surgical techniques used in a dental implant procedure can cause either more or less discomfort, and any pain resulting from treatment can be […]

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