Month: March 2015

What is Restorative Dentistry?

What happens when a tooth develops a cavity or becomes chipped or fractured? At this point, you will require treatment to avoid a dental infection or the potential loss of a tooth. With restorative procedures, we can repair and even replace a tooth if necessary. What is restorative dentistry? Who qualifies for these treatments?

Quiz: Who Needs Porcelain Veneers?

Have you ever heard of dental veneers? Made from a strong and lifelike material, these restorations can actually transform the appearance of a tooth. Who needs porcelain veneers? We may recommend this procedure to anyone with esthetic issues they want corrected, ranging from teeth stains to damaged teeth.

FAQs: How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

We all know that professional cosmetic treatment can remove discoloration, not how does teeth whitening work? There are actually multiple options for removing discoloration from the teeth. How these systems work will depend on the cause and severity of your teeth stains.

Brighten Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry

Interested in brightening your smile with cosmetic dentistry? A beautiful smile can offer improved confidence and help you make a great first impression. However, which procedures will work best? How do you know what is necessary to improve the beauty of your smile?

Quiz: Do I Need Cosmetic Dentistry?

When you look in the mirror, do you ever ask yourself: “Do I need cosmetic dentistry?” If you have teeth that appear stained, worn down, misshapen, then you may benefit from our esthetic dental treatments. With the right procedures, you can once again enjoy a whole, beautiful smile.

Q&A: The Link Between Headaches and TMJ Disorder

When you have a headache, work and your daily activities become very difficult. Instead of shutting down and hiding away until the pain subsides, why not try to find the cause of your discomfort and seek treatment? Your chronic migraines may the result of an oral health problem, such as TMJ disorder. Also known as… Read more »

How Do I Stop Bad Breath?

Do you suffer from chronic bad breath? Halitosis can cause embarrassment and even lead people to actively avoid social interaction. The health of your smile can actually have a major impact on the freshness of your breath. With the right steps, you can improve your oral health and stop bad breath.

4 Benefits of Dental Cleanings

Be honest: Have you had your teeth cleaned recently? Receiving professional cleanings offer a number of benefits for the health and appearance of your smile. In fact, regular preventive visits can also reduce your risk of developing gum disease and tooth decay.

Quiz: What Happens During a Checkup?

  When was the last time you had a dental checkup? Having your teeth examined regularly is essential for maintaining optimal oral health. What happens during a checkup? How often should I see the dentist for an examination? Understanding the importance of a checkup and seeing your dentist can promote a healthier and more beautiful… Read more »

FAQs: What is Preventive Dentistry?

Maintaining a healthy smile means addressing possible oral health problems in the earliest stages or preventing them in the first place. With preventive dentistry, we employ of a number of treatments to improve oral health. What is preventive dentistry?