Common Questions About Teeth-Whitening

If you notice that your smile isn’t as bright as it used to be, then teeth-whitening may be the first thing that comes to mind. However, before you choose to undergo treatment, you should make sure that it’s the most appropriate solution by asking your dentist a few questions first. To ensure the most successful… Read more »

Dental Bridge vs. Implant-Supported Crown

Losing a tooth can be devastating in the moment, but with the right replacement, you can once again enjoy the confidence of a full, healthy smile. Traditionally, this has meant receiving a custom-designed dental bridge to fill the gap in your smile left by the missing tooth. Today, many patients can choose between a traditional… Read more »

When to Consider a Gum Lift

Cosmetic dentistry provides us with a large number of options when it comes to improving your smile. Each treatment can be custom-designed to address your unique concerns in the most effective manner. While many of cosmetic dentistry’s most common treatments involve improving the appearance of your teeth, we also offer esthetic gum contouring, or a… Read more »

Assessing Your Jaw Health and Function

Unlike the well-known dental diseases tooth decay and gum disease, the presence of TMJ disorder is not always straight-forward to detect. While the dysfunction occurs among your jaw’s joints and muscles, the discomfort is often manifested as chronic severe headaches and earaches, as well as a number of other dental disorders like bruxism and damaged… Read more »

Do You Have Questions About Porcelain Veneers?

It’s okay if you aren’t exactly happy with your smile’s appearance. After all, cosmetic blemishes affect everyone’s smile at some point in their lives. However, if you want to improve your smile’s appearance, then you should also consider how cosmetic treatment affects your oral health. In the case of porcelain veneers, your dentist can create… Read more »

What Is Tooth Bonding Good For?

The goals of any dental treatment are to make your smile look better as well as remain healthy and fully functional. That typically means maintaining a careful balance between improving a tooth’s appearance and preserving as much of its healthy, natural structure as possible. Cosmetic tooth bonding is designed to accomplish all of these goals… Read more »

How to Keep Bad Breath Away for Good

Are you afraid to stand to close to people when you speak for fear that they may smell your breath? Have you tried every dental hygiene product on the market, but still can’t get rid of it? While everyone deals with bad breath once in a while, the cases that don’t go away are usually… Read more »

How to Come Out On Top in a Dental Emergency

If you fall and break your tooth, you’ll probably know that you need emergency treatment. Yet, some dental emergencies are a little more subtle, and may develop gradually until they become a dire situation. Most dental emergencies, however, involve some form of tooth sensitivity and pain. If your tooth suddenly hurts, then you might be… Read more »

Signs That You Probably Need to Visit the Dentist

The trouble with most dental health issues is that, unlike a small cut or the common cold, problems with your oral health don’t typically resolve themselves. Dental diseases are usually progressive, and protecting your oral health depends on prompt action to halt the disease and repair any dental damage. When trouble does occur, many patients… Read more »