Month: February 2016

Quiz: Partials Versus Bridges

Do you find that you’re experiencing some trouble deciding between a partial and a dental bridge? Rest assured, this is a common challenge faced by many patients. The good news is that by becoming familiar with the big differences (and the subtle nuances) that make each device unique, you can more easily determine which will… Read more »

Quiz: Crowns And Your Oral Health

Are you already in the know regarding the way a dental crown can save your tooth? While you are pleased with the potential benefits, do you still recognize that you have remaining questions about how that crown will affect your general oral health – and how you will be able to keep your smile in… Read more »

Tooth Decay: 3 Things You Should Know

You know that when we tell you tooth decay is affecting your oral health, it’s not a good thing. You may also know that you will need a dental filling to address tooth decay. However – how much do you actually know about this oral health problem? It’s possible that like many of our patients,… Read more »

Restorative Dentistry: Myths And Facts

Are you completely sure about what you can achieve with restorative dentistry? Do you feel like you understand the generally concept – that restorative care will help get your smile back to the state of good health and complete structure that you once enjoyed – but you don’t have many details regarding the limits of… Read more »

Smile Shape And Texture Changes

When you begin looking into options for improving the shape and even the texture of your teeth, you will likely run across the benefits of tooth contouring. However, as you learn more and more about this cosmetic treatment, you may discover that it certainly offers advantages – but it might not speak to every one… Read more »

3 Reasons To Steer Clear Of OTC Whitening

Are you tired of passing by the over-the-counter (OTC) products in the store, fighting the urge to quickly buy them, run home, and conveniently whiten your smile? What’s keeping you from making this choice? Perhaps your intuition is suggesting you check with your dentist first! If so, good for you – that gut instinct has… Read more »

Common Dental Bonding Questions

Do you think that dental bonding is the treatment for your cosmetic needs? Are you suffering from the tiniest problems that, though small, are having a significant impact on the way your smile looks? If so, you likely have a list of questions you would like to ask about bonding before going ahead with treatment…. Read more »

Fact Versus Fiction: Porcelain Veneers

Like most other decisions in life, choosing porcelain veneers for your smile can seem like a wonderful idea – until the people around you fill your head with myths and rumors. As you find yourself more deeply involved in your cosmetic dentistry journey toward a prettier smile, you may feel more and more turned around…. Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: How To Begin

Are you extremely excited about the idea of beautifying your smile with cosmetic dentistry? Is this feeling of joy met with the realization that, though you know cosmetic care is there to address esthetic issues, you haven’t the faintest idea how to begin on this potential journey of yours? Don’t worry – we are here… Read more »