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June 26, 2020

Like all orthodontic treatments, Invisalign® may cause soreness and mild discomfort. That’s because the Invisalign® trays exert pressure over time, in order to move your teeth. The soreness means it’s working! For our patients, the discomfort is completely manageable. You’ll probably feel sore for a couple days after you’ve moved on to a new...

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Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
May 20, 2020

Full mouth reconstruction patient in Las Vegas Full mouth reconstruction is a term that refers to restoring or replacing all of the teeth in the upper and lower jaws. It is sometimes called full mouth rehabilitation or full mouth restoration. The treatments involved in this combination procedure can include dental implants, crowns, bridges, veneers, and other options, providing a total smile makeover...

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April 23, 2020

Woman with implant-supported dentureIf you’re looking to replace missing teeth, restore lost function, and improve the appearance of your smile, dental implants are an excellent solution. In case you aren’t familiar, a dental implant is a titanium post that is anchored in the jawbone. It effectively substitutes a lost tooth root and provides a secure base for dental restorations.

Implants can be...

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Category: Dental Implants
March 19, 2020

Dental implants are the longest-lasting, most reliable, and most effective tooth-replacement option. They are also the most expensive.

Several things impact the cost of dental implants:

  • The type of implant being used
  • The number of implants being placed
  • The type of restorations being used

In some cases, bone grafting is needed to improve the density of the jaw and provide sufficient support for the implant. Additional surgeries will impact the cost of dental implants as well.

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Category: Dental Implants
February 10, 2020

Porcelain veneers are custom-made to fit over the front of damaged, misshaped, or discolored teeth. Minimal prep is needed, which means the structure of your tooth can be preserved. However, the procedure is not considered reversible. A thin layer of enamel must be removed from your tooth in order for the veneer to lay flush with the nearby teeth, delivering the beautiful, natural look that has made porcelain veneers so popular.

Dr. Jorge Paez is a cosmetic dentist with many years of experience treating patients with porcelain veneers. Due to the unrivalled...

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Category: Porcelain Veneers
October 24, 2019

Many patients considering porcelain veneers are apprehensive about the affordability of this popular cosmetic dental treatment. A consultation and exam is the only way to get an accurate cost estimate for your porcelain veneers, as multiple factors affect the price of your treatment.

At Nevada Dental Esthetics, Dr. Jorge Paez will generate a personalized treatment plan for you based on your oral health and cosmetic goals. Whether you need one veneer, several veneers, or more comprehensive smile restoration, we offer financing plans to...

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September 05, 2019

Invisalign® utilizes a system of clear, removable trays to shift your teeth into alignment gradually. A series of custom-made Invisalign® trays will be created for you. Each set of trays is designed to move your teeth from one specific position to another over the course of one to two weeks. Then, you will move on to the next set of trays to build on your progress. This process will repeat until you have the straight, healthy smile you’ve always wanted.

Las Vegas cosmetic dentist Dr. Jorge Paez has used this discreet and convenient teeth-straightening system to improve many of his patients’...

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July 17, 2019

An infection in your gums requires prompt, professional treatment. If left untreated, you increase your risk for a multitude of health problems, and you may even lose your teeth. It’s important to know the signs of gum disease and infection, so you can seek help before the disease progresses.  

Dr. Jorge Paez can diagnose and treat all stages of gum disease. He is caring and knowledgeable and will create a personalized treatment plan to restore your oral health.

Gum Disease Symptoms

While brushing and flossing can keep plaque from accumulating, a lack of...

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June 18, 2019

Smiling is a stress reliever and an important part of social interaction. If you hold back smiles because you are self-conscious about your misaligned teeth, your relationships, career, and general quality of life can suffer. One popular and effective method of straightening teeth is Invisalign®.

To find out if you are a candidate for Invisalign, you will need to consult an experienced dental professional like Dr. Jorge Paez. Through a comprehensive exam and gathering information about your lifestyle and goals for your treatment, Dr. Paez can help you select the best treatment option for the...

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March 05, 2019

If you’re interested in porcelain veneers, you’ve probably wondered how much they cost and whether they are covered by your dental insurance. The answer is that porcelain veneers are typically not covered by dental insurance, although we will be happy to call your insurance provider and double check for you.Young couple with attractive smiles

We know that many people are concerned about the cost of porcelain veneers...

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Category: Porcelain Veneers