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Trick or Treat – Take Care of Your Teeth

Halloween! Time for fun costumes, crazy parties, delicious candy and the ever terrifying cavity! It is no secret that sugar is dangerous for teeth. The sugar contained within each piece of candy can feed bacteria that will in turn produce acid that will wear down tooth enamel. Without its enamel, a tooth will not only …

Top Benefits of Dental Checkups – Schedule Your Dentist Visit

Many people may procrastinate when it comes to scheduling a dental checkup  or had to cancel their routine dental check-up because of Covid-19.  Understand the long list of benefits of healthy teeth, gums, and overall well-being, a visit to the dentists at Sahara Dental Las Vegas may top the list of things to do. For …

Teeth Sensitivity Treatments

Ever get a painful jolt from that special treat, hot or cold? It could be due to any number of causes including worn fillings or cavities, worn down tooth enamel or fractured teeth, gum disease or the roots of the tooth being exposed due to receded gums. Usually, our teeth have a protective layer called …

Minimizing Dental Exposure to Covid

We are living in delicate times now and a first impression is more significant than ever.  Nevada has seen over 30,000 confirmed cases for Covid-19 alone and the number, sadly, increases day by day. Make sure that impression, whether it be through a video call or behind a mask, is a good one. Use Invisalign …

Important Things to Know about Invisalign

Sahara Dental in Las Vegas, NV offers the latest methods of treatment for correcting and straightening teeth. One such treatment offered is Invisalign and is available for teens and adults. Invisalign are clear braces that are becoming the go-to for people who want straight, beautiful teeth. Here is a list of important things to know …

New Safety Procedures

During these unprecedented times, we are taking new precautions to ensure the safety of our patients and our team. Updated Safety Procedures: When confirming or scheduling our front desk team will remind patients that there will be added safety protocols during their visit. There will be up to 2 patients allowed in the waiting room …

Operating On An Emergency Basis

We Are Operating On An Emergency Basis Due To The Recent Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak. Our front office team is here to help.  They will be answering calls Monday-Friday from 9-5 but we are only treating urgent cases such as pain, infections, swelling, etc. Stay Safe and Stay Healthy.  This Too Shall Pass. Please Watch And …

Restore Your Flawless Smile with Dental Bonding

Experiencing a chipped tooth or a space between the front teeth that is a bit unsightly? Dental bonding may be the answer. Dental bonding is the cosmetic procedure where a resin composite tooth-colored material is applied to the teeth to improve a smile. Bonding improves the appearance of teeth that are broken, chipped, stained, cracked, …

Metal-Free Dentistry

Benefits of Metal-Free Dentistry Due to advancements in the dental industry, metal-free restorations for dental work safely restores smiles and delivers a natural look without the amalgams that contain metal elements such as mercury. There are now alternative solutions to conventional metal-based materials in the market.  These include lithium di-silicates, ceramics and zirconia.  Metal-free solutions have …

The Benefits of Porcelain Veneers

WHAT ARE PORCELAIN VENEERS? Porcelain veneers are thin shells made to cover teeth and to improve the appearance of a smile.  Porcelain is white glass-like ceramic and a veneer is a decorative cover.  Charles Pincus invented veneers in 1928 for actors in film shoots.  In 1982, Simonsen and Calamia invented the improved porcelain variant.  Since …