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Benefits of Straight Teeth

Benefits of straight teeth. A healthy and beautiful smile does wonders to your self-esteem and makes a huge impact on your life.Understanding Straight Teeth | Classification of Malocclusions | Benefits of having straight teeth | Ways to straighten your teeth | FAQs |...

Does Invisalign Hurt?

Does Invisalign hurt? Having some pain while on Invisalign? Here's what you need to know about Invisalign pain.Understanding Invisalign Pain | Does Invisalign cause discomfort? | Common types of Invisalign pain | How to deal with Invisalign discomfort | When to see a...

Invisalign for Teens

Invisalign for teens. There comes a point in your child’s life where getting braces becomes an important conversation topic.Introduction: Invisalign Teens | Why is treatment important? | How does Invisalign work? | Unique features | What can Invisalign treat? |...

Living with Invisalign

Living with Invisalign. Starting on your Invisalign journey? Here's what you need to know before getting started with treatment.About Invisalign | How does Invisalign work? | Invisalign attachments | How long should I wear my aligners? | How often do I have to change...

Are Dental Veneers Permanent?

Are veneers permanent? How Long Do Veneers Last & How To Care For ThemWhy veneers? | Are veneers permanent? | Longevity of veneers | SummaryWhy veneers? | Are veneers permanent? | Longevity of veneers | SummaryThis dental article has been curated by the clinical...

Understanding Gum Surgery

Understanding Gum Surgery Here’s what you need to know about having periodontal work done in Singapore.What is Gum Surgery? | When is Gum Surgery Required? | Gingivitis & Periodontitis | Types of Gum Surgery | What to Expect | Cost of Gum SurgeryThis dental...

Comprehensive Guide to Dental Veneers in Singapore (2021)

Comprehensive Guide to Dental VeneersDental veneers are a form of cosmetic dentistry that effectively gives patients a cosmetically perfect tooth whenever they're placed by an experienced dentist. When done right, veneers are safe and effective at achieving desired...

Break out the smiles without breaking the bank

Break out the smiles without breaking the bankZenyum brings ease and affordability to teeth straightening with teledentistry, 3D printing, and personalised end-to-end care.How does Zenyum keep things affordable? Through innovative technology, Zenyum simplifies your...

Getting the facts straight on invisible aligners: Yay or nay to X-rays?

Getting the facts straight on invisible aligners: Yay or nay to X-rays?Everything you need to know before getting invisible aligners – from the importance of X-rays to how Zenyum compares against other brands.Don’t axe that X-ray Wondering if you actually need X-rays...

The Dangers of DIY Braces

The Dangers of DIY BracesGetting DIY braces without consulting professional dentists may complicate your dental health. Sharp pains with jaw points and muscle spasms are common side effects.What are DIY braces? Technology has advanced so rapidly that it’s easy to...
Benefits of Straight Teeth

Benefits of Straight Teeth

A healthy and beautiful smile does wonders to your self-esteem and makes a huge impact on your life.

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, and first impressions really do count.

In this article, we break down and explain the reasons why having a straight set of teeth is advantageous towards both your oral and general health.

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Does Invisalign Hurt?

Does Invisalign Hurt?

Invisalign aligners have revolutionized the world of orthodontics by offering patients a hassle-free and comfortable way the treatment of misaligned teeth.

This article aims to reassure you that Invisalign will not hurt much as long as you establish a healthy and consistent routine throughout the course of treatment.

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Invisalign for Teens

Invisalign for Teens

Many parents and children often have a multitude of questions for their dentist about living with and choosing Invisalign – is Invisalign treatment painful? How long will my child have to wear these aligners? Can my child still play his wind instrument with them on?

This guide will touch base on everything you need to know about committing to this treatment option. Read on more to find out!

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Living with Invisalign

Living with Invisalign

Invisalign has taken over the dental landscape by storm and is making huge waves in the world of orthodontics. They are custom-made, clear plastic aligners designed to move your teeth into the desired position.

If you are looking to fix the alignment of your teeth and are not so keen on having metal ‘train-track’ braces, this will definitely be something you can consider for ultimate convenience and aesthetics.

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Are Dental Veneers Permanent?

Are Dental Veneers Permanent?

Everyone deserves a perfect smile, and for some, dental veneers may be a great solution for patients looking to restore their smile to its natural beauty or improve the overall appearance of teeth.

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Understanding Gum Surgery

Understanding Gum Surgery

Periodontal surgery, commonly called gum surgery, is a vast topic. As a whole, these kinds of surgeries are mostly considered restorative work. Their aim is to prevent further disease which can lead to bone loss, pain, and the need for more invasive restorative surgery further down the timeline.

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Comprehensive Guide to Dental Veneers in Singapore (2021)

Comprehensive Guide to Dental Veneers in Singapore (2021)

Dental veneers are very thin coverings, permanently bonded to the front of your teeth. They are normally used on just your front teeth only, and are colour matched to the rest of your teeth allowing them to blend in.

Veneers can be made of porcelain or a composite material, with pros and cons to both options, which we will cover here in depth.

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Break out the smiles without breaking the bank

Break out the smiles without breaking the bank

Zenyum brings ease and affordability to teeth straightening with teledentistry, 3D printing, and personalised end-to-end care.

Through innovative technology, Zenyum simplifies your smile journey by removing unnecessary time and costs that often make dental treatments expensive and inconvenient.

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The Dangers of DIY Braces

The Dangers of DIY Braces

Getting DIY braces without consulting professional dentists may complicate your dental health. Sharp pains with jaw points and muscle spasms are common side effects.

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Intraoral Scanning & Digital Dentistry: iTero Elements 2

Intraoral Scanning & Digital Dentistry: iTero Elements 2

Intraoral scanning has given us the ability to make the process of modelling your teeth fast and easy. It also allows us to create a model of your expected progress when undertaking a teeth-straightening plan, such as Invisalign treatment.

At No Frills Dental we are using the iTero Elements 2 to take those intraoral scans. These scans are used to prepare clients for both Invisalign treatment, and also restorative treatments such as dental implants.

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Best Ways to Keep Your Teeth Clean & Healthy While Wearing Braces

Best Ways to Keep Your Teeth Clean & Healthy While Wearing Braces

Teeth can become more susceptible to staining if you’re wearing braces. This is largely because proper oral hygiene can be difficult due to the nooks and crannies created by the wires and brackets of fixed metal braces, where food debris can become trapped and provide a breeding ground for bacteria.

However, it’s still possible to keep your teeth white while wearing braces if you know the right techniques for brushing and flossing during your orthodontic treatment.

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The Ultimate Guide to Cosmetic Dentistry in Singapore

The Ultimate Guide to Cosmetic Dentistry in Singapore

Cosmetic dentistry in Singapore has embraced innovative concepts and cutting-edge practices that enable more people than ever to get the smile they’ve always longed for.

Your smile is an important feature that reflects your personality and increases your self-regard by making you feel good about yourself.

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10 Things You Should Know Before You Start Invisalign in Singapore

10 Things You Should Know Before You Start Invisalign in Singapore

If you’re about to start Invisalign treatment, understanding how this innovative teeth straightening system works can help you get the best outcome as your smile is redesigned.

With this in mind, we’ve compiled a list of 10 things you should know before getting started on Invisalign in Singapore.

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Mini Dental Implants – What Are They and What to Expect

Mini Dental Implants – What Are They and What to Expect

Mini dental implants provide an implant option if you want a less invasive procedure than regular dental implants.

And if you don’t have enough bone in your jaw to take a standard implant, mini implants do away with the need for a bone graft.

In this article we’ll cover everything you need to know about getting mini dental implants in Singapore.

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Sinus Lift & Augmentation | Here’s What You Can Expect

Sinus Lift & Augmentation | Here’s What You Can Expect

If you’re considering getting dental implants to replace one or more missing teeth in your upper jaw, a procedure called a sinus lift may be necessary if you lack sufficient bone mass in your upper jaw to hold dental implants securely.

If you find yourself in that situation, you’ll want to know a lot about sinus lifts – a procedure you’ve probably never heard of before.

Even if you currently have a full set of healthy upper teeth, you might still be curious about sinus lifts – given that tooth loss among older people in Singapore is prevalent.

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Alternatives to Dental Implants

Alternatives to Dental Implants

Dental implants may be the gold standard to replacing teeth but they’re not without their downsides. Dental bridges and dentures are great alternatives to dental implants.

If you’re looking for a non-surgical solution for your missing teeth. Then you might want to consider trying a dental bridge or some dentures.

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Comprehensive Guide to Wisdom Tooth Surgery in Singapore (2020)

Comprehensive Guide to Wisdom Tooth Surgery in Singapore (2020)

Lack of understanding about wisdom tooth surgery can result in unfounded concerns about the procedure. From our experience as a dental clinic in Singapore, we know that patients typically have many questions about extraction of these often-troublesome back teeth.

Here’s a guide about wisdom tooth surgery in Singapore.

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Using Medisave for Dental Treatments

Using Medisave for Dental Treatments

Medisave is the national medical savings scheme in Singapore. Certain dental treatments such as Dental Implant Surgery and Wisdom Tooth Surgery are Medisave claimable.

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Dental Monitoring – Redefining the Invisalign Experience

Dental Monitoring – Redefining the Invisalign Experience

Dental Monitoring is the first dynamic aligner tracking technology which allows the dental team to monitor your treatment and communicate with you seamlessly. It allows for early detection of any aligner or oral health issues, dynamic engagement with the dental team, and a higher quality of finishing for aligner treatments.

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Can Invisalign Treat Complex Cases?

Can Invisalign Treat Complex Cases?

Invisalign is a modern and powerful orthodontic system used by dentists all over the world to treat a variety of complex orthodontic dental issues ranging from gapped teeth to overbites.

The Invisalign system uses a series of ‘invisible’ clear aligners to gradually shift teeth into their desired position and is commonly used as an alternative to conventional braces.

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3 Types of Retainers in Singapore [+Cost & FAQs]

3 Types of Retainers in Singapore [+Cost & FAQs]

Understanding which retainer is right for you will determine the long term success of your orthodontic treatment. There are 2 main types of retainers available; fixed and removable retainers. Your dentist will recommend the best retainer based on your dental needs.

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