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FAQ

You probably have questions about your treatment at our Lake Worth, FL dental office. Here are some of the more common questions we get. Please feel free to submit your questions via the online form if you don’t find what you are looking for here.

  • Q: What if I’m anxious about visiting the dentist?

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    Dental anxiety is a real problem in America. Thankfully, Dr. Suarez is well-trained to offer a solution. Oral sedation is when you’re given prescription medication that induces a deeply relaxed feeling. You’ll most likely stay awake, but you will be so calm and relaxed that you’ll forget all about that dental anxiety.

  • Q: What should I do in a dental emergency?

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    If you are having a dental emergency of any kind, call us immediately at 561-877-3673. You can usually be seen the same day as you call. If you call after we’re closed, you’ll get an after-hours number to call instead. Don’t waste time wondering if this is a “real” emergency or not. Call us and let us know what happened.

  • Q: What can I do about a gummy smile?

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    Some people show too much of your gums when they smile. It makes their teeth look oddly small. Thankfully, Dr. Suarez can correct these gummy smiles is a special dental laser. This state-of-the-art piece of dental technology is practically painless. Even better, it can remove excess gum tissue. Your teeth can look the proper size, and your smile can look amazing. The laser even reduces healing time.

  • Q: Does Healthy Dental Expressions accept dental insurance

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    We work with all PPOs and some HMOs. For specific information regarding what dental insurances are accepted at Healthy Dental Expressions, please contact our office at 561-877-3673. You can also ask questions or schedule your appointment by using our convenient online form.

  • Q: How can veneers help my smile

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    Dental veneers can offer cosmetic benefits to your smile, but they have restorative dental value as well. Whether they are used to correct chipped, cracked, broken, or misshapen teeth, your dental veneers will enhance the look of your smile and protect it from any further damage.

  • Q: How do I know if Invisalign is right for me

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    Most adults with mild to moderate orthodontic needs can benefit from Invisalign. Dr. Suarez will help you determine whether Invisalign will be effective for your smile. He will take X-rays and measurements and thoroughly examine your dental situation to help figure out the correct course of action moving forward. You and your smile will be in good hands with Invisalign invisible braces.

  • Q: What teeth replacement options are available at Healthy Dental Expressions

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    There are several tooth replacement options available at Healthy Dental Expressions. The specifics of your situation will determine which one is going to be most effective for you. Here are the options we have.

    Dental ImplantsDental implants are replacement tooth roots that fully bond with your dental bone. This is a unique quality that only titanium possesses. We offer several different applications that use dental implants, such as All-on-4, All-on-6, and implant-supported bridges.

    DenturesYou can replace all or part of your dental arch with dentures from Healthy Dental Expressions. We offer full, partial, and immediate dentures to our patients. We also have dentures that integrate dental implants (implant-supported dentures). Whatever your level of need, dentures can rise to the occasion and save your smile.

    Fixed BridgesThe traditional dental bridge has been around for decades. If you have an open spot in your smile, a fixed bridge will fill it. With two dental crowns and a replacement tooth bonded between them, your repaired smile will look as good as new.