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Straight Teeth Are Healthy Teeth: Why Alignment Matters Oct 1st, 2019

If you’ve been considering braces for yourself or your child, you might be thinking about achieving that perfect smile. You might be surprised to know having perfectly aligned teeth also has significant health benefits. Here at Sacred Dental & Associates, PC, Dr. Agatha Nwizu recommends orthodontic treatment to patients to...

It’s Not Just Snoring: The Dangers of Sleep Apnea Sep 1st, 2019

Snoring is a frustrating fact of life for some people. Whether you’re the snorer or sleep next to one, snoring can prevent you from getting a good night’s sleep. But snoring is more than just a nuisance: It can actually be dangerous. Regular snoring can indicate that you have a...

Adjusting to Life With Dentures Aug 9th, 2019

Millions of people wear dentures, either to replace just a few of their natural teeth — or all of their teeth. In fact, about 120 million men and women in the U.S. are missing at least one adult tooth, and 36 million adults have no teeth at all. Dentures help by restoring...

Do Dental Implants Really Last for Life? Jul 1st, 2019

Missing or damaged teeth can make you feel self-conscious about your looks, and gaps in your mouth can make it awkward to talk or chew properly. Without a full set of teeth, you also run the risk of losing bone in the affected areas, which can change the shape of...

Veneers Can Correct More Smile Flaws Than You Think Jun 1st, 2019

You may have heard of dental veneers, but do you know just how much they can greatly improve your smile? At the offices of Sacred Dental & Associates, PC, your teeth are our top priority. Dr. Agatha Nwizu is here to provide you with the best options for the perfect...

Are you a candidate for Fastbraces®? May 21st, 2019

The thought of having to get braces can leave you with mixed emotions. You might be wondering how long you’re going to have to wear them and if getting the braces put on will be painful. With all of these negative questions associated with braces, it’s no wonder braces have...

How to Handle a Chipped Tooth Apr 5th, 2019

Your teeth are designed to last a lifetime, but let’s face it, life is unpredictable. From biting down on a hard kernel of unpopped popcorn to taking a literal hit for the team, teeth can sometimes fracture, split, or chip. Depending upon the extent of the damage, there are some...