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Part of our mission at Miami Sedation & Cosmetic Surgery is to have the most well-informed patients in Miami, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Brickell, and The Roads. We will post information here to help you make the best decisions for you and your family’s oral care. From preventing cavities to how your oral health impacts your overall health – we will keep you in the know. You’ll be able to impress your friends and family with your extensive knowledge of all things dental!

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Alternative Text Posted February 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Health
Ramon Bana, DDS

I Had Braces, Now My Jaw Hurts: Can Orthodontics Cause TMJ?

You had braces when you were younger and never experienced any jaw pain or other TMJ symptoms prior. Then, after you completed your orthodontic treatment, you developed a pain in your jaw, maybe accompanied by popping, locking, clenching and grinding. Maybe you developed these symptoms shortly after having your braces removed, maybe it was a […]

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Alternative Text Posted January 27, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services
Ramon Bana, DDS

Botox® Cosmetic: A Perfect Finishing Touch for Your Smile

Botox® at the Dentist!? Botox® Cosmetic is a prescription medication injected strategically into specific facial muscles to temporarily soften the appearance of moderate to severe forehead wrinkles, crow’s feet, and frown lines between the eyebrows. This minimally invasive facial rejuvenation treatment has become extremely popular and is offered at many types of businesses that cater […]

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Alternative Text Posted January 13, 2020 / Blog, Dental Services, Dental Technology
Ramon Bana, DDS

Same Day Dentistry – Too Good to Be True?

In a world of same-day shipping and same day photo prints, your dental restorations can now be same day services too! This is thanks to CEREC® milling machines and digital imaging technology. CEREC is short for “ceramic reconstruction”. This technology has been around since the early 1980s and it’s only gotten better with time, for […]

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Alternative Text Posted July 18, 2018 / Blog
Ramon Bana, DDS

How To Find The Best Dentist in Miami

Having a good dentist is one of those things you don’t worry about; when you have one but is very discouraging when you don’t. You know you should be getting your regular cleanings, but if you don’t have a regular dental office to go to, it is easy to put those cleanings off of your […]

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Alternative Text Posted July 13, 2018 / Blog
Ramon Bana, DDS

When Do Babies Start Teething?

When Do Babies Start Teething? Your Ultimate Guide To The Teething Process Teething can be a long, difficult process. What can you expect, and when do children usually begin teething? Find out by reading this article from the office of Ramon Bana, DDS! The Stages Of Teething Teething has a number of distinct stages, characterized […]

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Alternative Text Posted July 11, 2018 / Blog
Ramon Bana, DDS

What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?

What Is Cosmetic Dentistry? Defining Cosmetic Dentistry The Miami cosmetic dentistry industry is booming, and it’s no mystery why. The coastal city of Miami is home to many residents that want to look their absolute best. They choose fashionable clothing, try to stay in shape, and often times, get cosmetic dentistry procedures. Cosmetic dentistry is […]

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Alternative Text Posted July 4, 2018 / Blog
Ramon Bana, DDS

Choosing A Dentist In Miami FL

Choosing A Dentist In Miami, FL Why Reputation Matters Choosing a dentist is often treated as a low priority task. Patients don’t put much time or thought into the process and will select one almost at random. Patients will sometimes choose a dentist based off of just one reference or an advertisement. This is not […]

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Alternative Text Posted June 20, 2018 / Blog
Ramon Bana, DDS

Are Your Wisdom Teeth Hurting? They May Need To Be Removed!

Are Your Wisdom Teeth Hurting? They May Need To Be Removed! The extraction of wisdom teeth is extremely common. It’s estimated that around 85% of people have their wisdom teeth extracted at some point in their lives. In this article, we’ll take a look at the basics about wisdom teeth removal, and help you understand […]

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Alternative Text Posted May 30, 2018 / Blog
Ramon Bana, DDS

5 Reasons to Visit Your Cosmetic Dentist Regularly

5 Reasons to Visit Your Cosmetic Dentist in Miami Your regular, 6-month appointment for a teeth cleaning and a dental exam is extremely important. However, many Americans skip their scheduled cleanings, and some fail to go to the dentist altogether. It’s estimated that about 33% of Americans skip dental care each year. But seeing a […]

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Alternative Text Posted May 2, 2018 / Blog
Ramon Bana, DDS

Finding The Best Dentist In Miami In 5 Easy Steps

Finding The Best Dentist In Miami In 5 Easy Steps If you need a new dentist in Miami, you’re probably quite overwhelmed by how many choices you have. It’s not easy to find a new doctor, so you may not know where to start. In this article, we’ll take a look at 5 simple steps […]

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