Content Directory for Animated-Teeth.com
Directory of dental-related content found on Animated-Teeth.com - Alphabetical listing.
Baby Teeth / Deciduous Teeth
Bad Breath / Halitosis
Bad breath - Overview.
Bad breath - Quick facts pages.
Bad breath: Just for fun.
Canker Sores / Aphthous Ulcers
Canker sores - Overview.
Diagnosing canker sores: What do aphthous ulcers look like? What are their symptoms? Is testing possible? Are they contagious?
Canker sore treatments and cures: Prescription medications used in the management of aphthous ulcers.
Canker Sores - Quick facts pages.
Canker sores - Factoids.
Cold Sores / Fever Blisters
Cold sores - Overview.
Prescription medications for the treatment of cold sores [Denavir ® (penciclovir) and Zovirax ® (acyclovir)].
Cold sores - Quick facts pages.
Cold sores - Factoids.
Cosmetic Dentistry / Smile Makeovers
Cosmetic dentistry - Techniques.
Cosmetic dentistry - Website visitor smile makeover simulations.
Correcting fluorosis and tetracycline stains with whitening treatments. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Improving the appearance of a smile that has an impacted front tooth. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Gum disease risks associated with crown and veneer placement. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Gum sculpting: Two smile makeover cases showing how it's used. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Placing crowns as a substitute for having dental braces. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Repairing the damage caused by tooth grinding with crowns. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
How crowns can repair age-related tooth wear and restore smile youthfulness. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Digital dental makeovers: Using dental bonding to close tooth gaps (diastemata) | Before-and-after images.
Digital dental makeovers: Using porcelain veneers to even out the appearance of a smile. | Before-and-after images.
Using crowns to repair front teeth that have excessive wear. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Digital dental makeovers: How dental crowns can be used repair worn teeth. | Before-and-after images.
Digital dental makeovers: Different ways dental bonding can be used to improve a smile. | Before-and-after images.
Closing tooth gaps - Porcelain veneers vs dental crowns. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Digital dental makeovers: Porcelain veneers - What kind of changes can they make for a smile? | Before-and-after images.
Comparing straightening teeth with crowns or veneers vs braces. | Before-and-after smile makeover pictures.
Digital dental makeovers: Porcelain veneers vs dental braces. Comparing results- Before-and-after images.
Dental Bonding / Tooth Bonding
Dental bonding - Overview.
Cosmetic tooth bonding: Closing in the spaces of a gap-toothed smile. White fillings for front teeth.
Tooth bonding for posterior teeth: Advantages and disadvantages of placing white fillings in back teeth.
Placing dental bonding - The procedure.
Placing dental bonding: What steps does a dentist perform when creating a bonded dental restoration for a tooth? (continued)
Creating bonded dental restorations: What is the process a dentist uses when placing tooth bonding? (continued)
Dental bonding - Costs.
Dental Braces / Orthodontic Treatment
Invisalign ® dental braces - Overview.
Costs for orthodontic treatment.
Costs: Invisalign®, Invisalign Express®, lingual braces (iBraces®), ceramic braces. | Dental insurance coverage.
The Invisalign ® orthodontic system - FAQ's.
Other systems similar to Invisalign ®.
Lingual dental braces - Overview.
Ceramic dental braces - Overview.
Asethetic dental braces - Overview.
Personalizing metal dental braces: Gold, Fashion brackets (stars, hearts, flowers, etc...), Elastic band color schemes.
Dental Braces - Just for fun.
Fixed dental bridges - Costs.
Dental bridges - First aid.
Dental Crowns / Dental Caps
Dental crowns - Overview.
How do dental crowns strengthen teeth? When is placing a dental crown a better choice than placing a dental filling?
Permanent and temporary dental crowns: Common problems and complications - sensitivity, pain, looseness.
Dental crowns - Construction.
Porcelain crowns vs. gold crowns ("caps"): What are the advantages and disadvantages of each of these types of dental crowns?
Placing dental crowns - The procedure.
Dental crowns - Costs.
Quick facts: 6 things to keep in mind when having a dental crown made.
Dental crowns - First aid.
The dental crown / root canal treatment relationship.
Dental crown complications: Reasons why root canal treatment might be needed for a tooth that has been crowned.
Dental Implants / Tooth Implants
Dental implants - Overview.
Placing dental implants - The procedure.
Dental implants: An illustrated guide to the procedure that dentists follow when placing tooth implants.
Dental implants - Costs.
Choosing between a dental implant and root canal treatment.
Infographics / Informational Graphics
Dental Insurance / Dental Plans
Dental Insurance - Overview.
Comparing Dental Insurance / Discount Dental Plans / Dental Financing.
Dental Quizzes / Dental Health Activities
Dental Treatment Costs
Price-range estimates for dental procedures.
Dental Sealants / Tooth Sealants
Dental sealants - Overview.
Placing dental sealants - The procedure.
Dental sealants - Costs.
Dry Sockets / Alveolar Osteitis
Dry sockets - Overview.
Electric Toothbrushes - Overview.
Sonicare ® toothbrushes: How do sonic toothbrushes work? Are sonic toothbrushes effective at removing dental plaque?
Electric toothbrushes: Just for fun.
Electric toothbrushes: Quick facts pages.
Sonicare electric toothbrush models.
Electric toothbrush reviews: Philips Sonicare Toothbrush overview - The FlexCare, HealthyWhite, Essence, and Xtreme models.
Sonicare electric toothbrush features.
Sonicare toothbrush reviews: The Sonicare (31,000 brush strokes per minute) full-power brushing mode.
Dentures / False Teeth
Complete and partial dentures - Costs.
Lumineer ® Veneers
Lumineers ® porcelain veneers - Overview.
Lumineers ® : Conditions dentists look for when deciding to place Lumineers ® veneers using a "no drilling" technique.
Lumineer ® veneers - Costs.
Lumineers ® prices: How much do Lumineers ® porcelain veneers cost? How long will Cerinate ® Lumineers ® last?
Sports mouthguards - Overview.
Paint-on Teeth Whitening
Paint-on teeth whitening - Overview.
What are the disadvantages of using paint-on teeth whiteners? (Crest Night Effects ® / Colgate Simply White Night ®)
What are some advantages that paint-on teeth whitening products can offer? (Colgate Simply White Night ® and Crest Night Effects ®)
A review of common paint-on teeth whitener side effects (such as Crest Night Effects ® / Colgate Simply White Night ®)
Porcelan Veneers / Dental Laminates
Porcelain veneers - Overview.
Placing porcelain veneers - The procedure.
Porcelain veneers - Costs.
Porcelain veneers - Alternatives.
Porcelain veneers: What are the consequences of having veneers placed? Do alternative treatments exist?
Porcelain veneers: Tooth reshaping or placing dental bonding may provide alternative to veneer placement.
Porcelain veneers - First aid.
Professional Teeth Whitening / In-office Teeth Bleaching
Professional teeth whitening - Overview.
Professional teeth whitening: Should a laser or a light be utilized during the treatment? What whitener is used?
What are possible side effects of professional teeth whitening treatments? Is their any pain involved?
Professional teeth whitening - The procedure.
In-office teeth whitening - Costs.
Professional teeth whitenng systems.
Root Canal Treatment / Endodontic Therapy
Root canal treatment - Overview.
When is root canal treatment needed? Signs, symptoms, and indications for performing endodontic therapy.
Root canal treatment alternatives: Is there any alternative to having endodontic treatment performed?
Root canal treatment - The procedure.
The root canal treatment process: What are the individual steps of the root canal therapy procedure?
Dental work for root canal teeth: Why is a dental post and crown placed after endodontic therapy has been completed?
Root canal treatment - Costs.
Root canal treatment - Rebuilding a tooth after endodontic therapy.
Root canal treatment - Myths and misperceptions.
Teeth Whitening Methods
Teeth whitening methods - Overview.
Teeth whiteners and dental work: What effect can whiteners have on dental fillings, veneers, and cements.
Teeth Whitening Strips / Crest Whitestrips ®
Teeth whitening strips - Overview.
Teeth whitening strips (Crest Whitestrips ®) - A review: Directions, advantages, disadvantages, managing side effects.
Whitening strips (Crest White Strips ®): Disadvantages / Safety concerns / Are strips bad for your teeth?
White strips: Common side effects associated with teeth whitening strips (Crest Whitestrips ®) / Tooth sensitivity / Gum irritation.
Using teeth whitening strips - The process.
Teeth whitening strips: General directions for using a strips product such as Crest Whitestrips ® Classic.
Teeth whitening strips - How do you use whitening strips (such as Crest Whitestrips ® Classic) ? - Continued
Tray-based Teeth Whitening
Tray teeth whitening - Overview.
Teeth stains: Types of tooth discoloration (by color) - Brown, gray, yellow, white, tetracycline, fluorosis, tea, coffee, wine, tobacco.
Teeth bleaching / tooth whitening terminology: Vital, non-vital, nightguard, tray, at-home, in-office, professional.
Tray-based teeth whitening - The procedure.
What are the steps of tray-based teeth whitening technique? - Inital exam, bleaching tray fabrication and fitting.
Tray-based teeth whitening - Costs.
Teeth whitening: Just for fun.
Tooth Decay / Dental Caries
Tooth decay - Overview.
Tooth extractions - Overview.
Tooth extractions - The procedure.
Tooth extractions - Costs.
Post-tooth extraction healing.
Tooth extractions aftercare: Instructions for the time periods 24 hours after your extraction and beyond.
Surgical tooth extractions.
Oral home care.
Using Dental Floss - Overview.
How to use dental floss: Flossing technique - tips, pointers, a source for flossing instructions and pictures.
Wisdom Teeth / Third Molars
Wisdom Teeth - Overview.
Wisdom tooth removal - The procedure.
Wisdom tooth removal - Costs.
Wisdom teeth - Factoids.
Preventing tooth decay with xylitol - Overview.