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How to Know If You Have TMD or TMJ

July 3rd, 2020|

When it comes to understanding the jawline and the different bones which could cause a need to visit the dentist, one that we need to discuss is the temporomandibular. This bone has nice rounded edges, which allows for smooth movement. The structure allows for impact absorption while you eat or move your jaw. For some people, this isn’t so smooth, and a visit to the dentist may be necessary.   [...]

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Missing Teeth? Bridge the Gap

June 26th, 2020|

Here at Balle & Associates, we care about your smile. When you have missing teeth, it can be detrimental to your daily oral activities like eating or speaking but can cause other oral issues. It is very important to correct the issue of missing teeth. Bridges may be the perfect option for you to fill in the spaces of missing teeth due to tooth loss. What are bridges? Bridges are [...]

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Never Been to The Dentist? Here’s What You Need to Know

June 19th, 2020|

We’re willing to bet that there’s at least one person in the greater Las Vegas area who has never been to the dentist (OK, perhaps 3 or 4.) We don’t just mean regular check-ups. And we don’t just mean periodic cleanings. We mean people whose adult lives have been spent physically avoiding dental care.   And there’s not always a bad reason—but there’s rarely a good one. Some of the [...]

Can Dentists Really Perform Botox®?

June 5th, 2020|

There’s a reason why cosmetic surgery is in such high demand in 2020. It’s effective. It’s pain-free. It boosts your feeling of youthfulness, resulting in increased confidence and in many cases, a dramatic reduction of stress. But just how high in demand is cosmetic surgery?   In 2017, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons estimated that some 15.7 million minimally invasive cosmetic procedures were performed. And the number one procedure [...]

Why You Should Choose Us for Your Full Implant System

May 28th, 2020|

There is no doubt that when it comes to serious dental work, you have a lot of options for practitioners. In fact, there are plenty of fine dental practices. That being said, we feel confident that we remain your best option for a full implant system. These are more than just words; we back up this claim with plenty of reasons why you should choose us for your full implant [...]

5 Tips for Your Child’s First Dental Visit

May 22nd, 2020|

The dentist has been something that traditionally can inspire fear and anxiety in children, and then their parents! However, it doesn’t have to be that way. The first dentist’s visit can be a lot of fun and very educational for kids. Parents can help with that by following some easy tips to get their kids ready for the dentist and set up for a long and successful life of oral [...]

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