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Your Guide Through the Entire Dental Implant Process

June 10, 2019

Do you have missing teeth that you want to permanently replace with a dental implant? If so, you may be wondering what the process involves so you can be prepared with realistic expectations. The process can be broken down into the exam, pre-surgery preparation, surgical procedures, and recovery. The Exam You start by visiting your…

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3 Types of Dental Crowns and How They Differ

December 6, 2017

If you will soon be obtaining a root canal and know you will need to have the tooth crowned after your procedure or just want to improve the appearance of an unsightly tooth, then you need to know about the types of dental crowns available. Why are there many crown types and not just one?…

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5 Reasons to Choose Porcelain Dental Veneers

November 6, 2017

Veneers now have over 30 years of widespread use, and they’ve become one of the most popular cosmetic procedures for covering up stains, cracks and other dental imperfections. Composite veneers are often marketed as the most modern form, but newer is not always better when it comes to dental procedures. However, the time-tested material of…

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Are Dental Implants Right for You?

October 6, 2017

If you’re missing a tooth or two, you have a few options. One of the most popular options is dental implants, and for good reason – dental implants look and feel like regular teeth, essentially giving you back what you’ve been missing. They’re convenient, attractive and durable. However, dental implants aren’t for everyone. Speak with…

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Dental Implants: What You Need to Know

September 13, 2017

Dental implants are an effective way to replace missing teeth. They provide you with a solution that is more permanent and natural looking than almost any other option. Compared to a lot of other dental procedures,  implants are relatively new. As a result, you may have questions. Here are answers to some frequently asked questions. Why…

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How Can Dermal Fillers Benefit You?

August 6, 2017

When you think about going to the dentist, getting cavities filled, teeth whitened, and tartar removed from hard-to-reach places are usually what crosses your mind first. As people become more and more consumed with looking as good as they feel, dental practices have started to respond by offering cosmetic dental and facial procedures in their…

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Getting Your Teeth Whitened? What You Can Do At Home to Make Your Treatment Last

July 6, 2017

A white smile inspires confidence, and studies have shown that people who smile frequently are perceived to be more friendly and approachable than those who don’t. Teeth whitening can also help eradicate gingivitis, making your smile not only whiter, but healthier as well. If you are embarrassed by your yellowing smile, talk to your dentist…

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Thinking About Getting Braces as an Adult? 5 Things to Know

June 19, 2017

Most people associate braces with teenagers. However, if you’re an adult and want to improve your smile, it’s not too late. Braces can be for both teenagers and adults, and you may be surprised at newer forms of alignment correction that resolve many of the concerns patients have about traditional braces. If you think it’s…

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3 Technological Advances That Make Dental Office Visits Easier

April 26, 2017

According to historians, the first dental tools were short twigs that ancient people mangled between their teeth to remove stubborn food bits. Later, toothbrushes made of pig and horse hair were invented to give tooth brushers a little more control. Ancient antibacterial and pain treatments for the teeth consisted of chewing raw weeds and bark-or…

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Harmful Dental Habits: What Causes Receding Gums And What You Can Do About It

March 24, 2017

You might think that if you’re doing your due diligence by brushing daily, you don’t have to worry at all about your dental health. The truth is, however, that some small harmful dental habits can actually lead to gum recession, even when you are a diligent brusher. Gum recession is more common than you might…

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