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Dr. Troy Gombert DDS Dentistry Appointment FAQ

Published Date: 07/11/17

1. Should I arrive early to my dentistry appointment? Yes, it is very important to arrive early to your first appointment to ensure that you have enough time to fill out any necessary patient forms. 2. What items to I need to bring to my dental appointment?

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Why You Need a Regular Teeth Cleaning

Published Date: 06/20/17

You're always told you need to go to the dentist twice a year for a regular cleaning. Even if you don't think you have a dental problem, you need to go to the dentist every six months for a checkup. Here are some reasons why this is necessary.

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Five Signs of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Published Date: 05/25/17

Few oral health issues are as painful or disruptive to daily life as impacted wisdom teeth. Although the pain of impacted wisdom teeth is often enough to let you know that something is wrong, it's important that you identify the issue as soon as you can. Impacted wisdom teeth are detected using a panelipse x-ray and can usually be identified by a dentist before they start to cause serious pain. If you have impacted wisdom teeth, you'll start noticing the following symptoms if you allow the condition to develop.

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You Are What You Eat

Published Date: 05/04/17

When it comes to the basics of oral hygiene, brushing, flossing and regular trips to the dentist are a must. But did you know how much your food affects your oral health? Whether you're a healthy eater or not, your food stays in your mouth for much longer than you realize.

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The Advances in Cosmetic Dentistry Result in Beautiful Smiles

Published Date: 03/28/17

Thanks to advances in laser technology, molding and computer imaging, dentistry has reached unimaginable heights in the last decade. These new tools have made cosmetic dentistry available to more people and created a range of new possibilities for beautifying smiles.

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Types of Dental Emergencies

Published Date: 02/27/17

A dental injury or emergency can cause distress and serious pain. If you're not sure what constitutes as a dental emergency, read about the common injuries here and learn how to deal with them.

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Symptoms of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Published Date: 02/15/17

Wisdom teeth are also known as third molars, and they are the third and last molars on either side of the upper and lower jaw. Generally speaking, they appear during a person’s late teenage years or early twenties. Wisdom teeth that emerge only partially or come in crooked can cause pain, potential disease, and displacement of other teeth.

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Community Involvement in Chandler, AZ

Published Date: 02/06/17

After years of support from the Chandler and Gilbert, Arizona areas, Dr. Troy Gombert, DDS and staff believe in giving back to the community. That's why we are involved with several different dental-related projects helping folks around the Phoenix area and the world.

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Dr. Troy Gombert DDS is Chandler AZ’s Cosmetic Dentist

Published Date: 01/03/17

Teeth are something that can be easy to overlook or even take for granted when they are perfectly healthy. When they are not, however, it can be a painful and distressing experience that fortunately Dr. Troy Gombert DDS of Chandler AZ is well suited to fix with any number of cosmetic dental procedures. Cosmetic dentists specialize in repair techniques such as porcelain crowns, dental bridges, porcelain veneers, and teeth whitening services that address any issue you may face concerning your teeth.

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Preventing Gum Disease

Published Date: 12/05/16

The early stage of gum disease is called gingivitis. When it's left untreated, gingivitis can develop into periodontitis. Severe cases of periodontitis are associated with tooth loss, heart disease and diabetes. By practicing good oral hygiene habits, you can prevent your chances of developing gum disease.

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Porcelain Veneer Maintenance

Published Date: 11/21/16

Porcelain veneers are great for creating beautiful, lasting smiles. However, they can break and fail to work if they aren't properly maintained. If you frequently expose your veneers to bad habits or bad oral care, they will probably break. With proper maintenance, you can enjoy the dependability, functionality and cosmetic appeal of porcelain veneers for up to 20 years.

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Tooth Sensitivity and How to Fix it

Published Date: 10/31/16

It's always hard to enjoy a hot cup of coffee or a bowl of ice cream if your teeth are in pain every time you have some. It can be difficult to eat normally and use good hygiene when your teeth are sensitive.
Causes of Tooth Sensitivity
There isn't just one reason why you are experiencing tooth sensitivity. It can be caused by any of the following:

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