If you’ve ever experienced a toothache, you might understand why severe cases can cause people to miss work or school due to the discomfort. If you suffer from tooth discomfort now, then you should also understand why it is imperative for you to seek treatment as soon as possible. How your dentist treats a toothache depends on what, exactly, is causing it. Yet, in most cases, neglecting professional care can cause your condition to grow worse and your toothache to become more severe. (more…)
You may give a lot of thought to the over-the-counter (OTC) products you see offering a whiter grin. You may have also given a lot of thought to professional teeth whitening to brighten your smile. However, if you haven’t been giving even a moment of consideration to the cosmetic benefits of brushing your teeth (and doing a good job) then it’s time you begin. You see, while cosmetic treatments certainly have their place, it is important to learn more about how brushing can help you achieve and maintain a white smile. It will save you time, money, and effort in the long run.
A porcelain crown offers a long list of benefits. Do you know why? Perhaps you assume that a crown is something we suggest only when your tooth has become seriously injured. True, we do suggest this restorative treatment for sudden damage but it is also appropriate for a variety of other uses. Before you make any assumptions about this surprisingly versatile restoration, we encourage you to delve a bit deeper into how covering up your tooth with porcelain can improve your oral health as well as your smile’s beauty.
The only thing more overwhelming than becoming excited about the advantages of choosing porcelain veneers is finding that you’re suddenly feeling extremely hesitant about that decision. Don’t worry – we understand your sudden resistance to taking the plunge and making over your smile. For most patients, feeling completely confident and comfortable about a cosmetic treatment means knowing the ins-and-outs. Allow us to address some common fears about veneers, so you feel good about your decision to address imperfections, while beautifying your grin.
Did you take a look in the mirror recently only to notice that your gums look inflamed with the accompaniment of some other not-so-beautiful symptoms? Perhaps you recently bit into something sharp and damaged your gum. If you are pretty certain that this is not the case, it may be time to do a bit of investigation to determine whether gum disease is affecting your smile. Rest easy – if you discover you’re suffering from periodontal illness, we can improve your oral health with periodontics.
Do you ever worry that you should simply accept your smile for the way it looks? Perhaps you assume you’re nitpicking when it comes to the minor concerns you face when you look at your reflection in the mirror, wishing you could fix that chip, fill that gap, and more. Fortunately, you have cosmetic dentistry on your side. We are happy to report that even the smallest esthetic imperfection that bothers you is certainly considered a significant problem in our book. By learning more about treatments like dental bonding, you will find that we provide fixes for just about everything – big or small.
Have you had conversations with friends, lamenting the fact that you like your smile but you aren’t too happy with certain aspects? What are those little imperfections that cause you to feel less than satisfied with the way your grin looks? Can you easily answer, “Yes,” when we ask you if we could fix your problems by removing a little bit of tooth tissue? If so, we encourage you to find out more about dental contouring and how it may help you achieve the smile you want.
Brightening your teeth is one of the simplest yet most effective ways to improve the overall beauty of your smile, while taking years off of your appearance. While this cosmetic treatment is also a commonly requested service, that doesn’t mean you know very much about what to expect from teeth whitening. We encourage you to learn more about your options, so you have a clearer understanding of how whitening may improve your grin. Then, remember to schedule a cosmetic consultation with us, so we may join you on your journey toward a gorgeous smile.
Not too happy with the way your smile looks? Fortunately, there’s a whole area of dentistry dedicated to improving the appearance of your grin. Whether you find yourself dealing with minor concerns or major esthetic complains, we can address your smile beauty concerns with cosmetic dentistry. While this initial news may sound wonderful, you may find yourself feeling more and more curious about whether you qualify for cosmetic care and what types of treatments we offer. Rest assured, most patients make good candidates and we offer comprehensive smile solutions.
Has the thought crossed your mind that your smile could look much better? Perhaps this idea is something you have spent some serious time considering. For patients who fear their smile concerns are too many or too complicated for improvement with cosmetic dentistry, we encourage you to learn more about porcelain veneers. This treatment option provides a variety of patients with a long list of benefits, the combination of which typically results in a smile makeover. Ready to learn more about how you may customize your smile with veneers? Look over the following: