Dentures are a popular way for those with missing teeth to refurbish their smile. After all, they help you speak and eat normally like you did prior to losing your pearly whites. If you haven’t had dentures before, you might have questions about how to get started. Many patients wonder how they’re made and how long it takes to create them to plan in advance. If this sounds familiar, keep reading to learn more about the 4 steps your dentist takes to create your dentures.(more…)
September 19, 2023
August 11, 2023
Dentures are an excellent tooth loss solution because they are incredibly comfortable and so lifelike that most people won’t notice that you have them. However, they will probably require periodic adjustments as your mouth changes and develops over the years. Here’s why you might need a denture reline and what to expect during and after the procedure.(more…)
May 7, 2023
If someone you know is about to graduate from high school or college, you’re probably feeling pretty excited about them reaching this important milestone! That said, you should also want them to look their best on their big day, and a bright, white smile will allow them to confidently walk across the stage with all eyes looking toward them. This is why you should consider taking them to see their cosmetic dentist; they’ll be able to ensure their smile is ready for their big day! Here’s a little more about how they can help.
April 26, 2023
As the years go on, you may notice changes in your physical appearance. Not only can your skin and body age but so can your smile. This can make you feel self-conscious and dream of having a bright grin again. Fortunately, cosmetic dentistry can restore your teeth’s youthful look! Read on to learn about what causes your smile to appear older and the cosmetic treatments that can help.
March 26, 2023
St. Patrick’s Day is known for epic celebrations, which often include a lot of alcohol. It’s easy for things to get a little out of hand as you join Irish pride festivities. However, a hangover isn’t the only thing you should be worried about. Although it’s only one day out of the year, St. Patrick’s Day can be bad news for your smile. You don’t have to skip celebrating or risk your pearly whites. Here’s how you can enjoy the holiday while safeguarding your smile.
February 8, 2023
500,000 people annually are investing in dental implants to replace their missing teeth because they provide predictable and reliable results. Most people with good oral and general health can benefit from them, but can you be too old for dental implants? No! Age is just a number if you are interested in the most successful solution for tooth loss; however, there are a few things you should know about potential risks if you’ve reached your Golden Years.
December 16, 2022
The holiday season has arrived! Although this is a special time of the year, it can also be very busy and hectic. With all the hustle and bustle, it can be easy to neglect your Invisalign treatment plan. Your teeth have been gradually moving into their perfect position and you want to be sure to stick with your treatment plan. Here are some tips to stay on track with Invisalign during the festivities!
November 4, 2022
The meats, the sides, the desserts – what a feast! For many people, Thanksgiving is one of the best eating days of the year. Especially if it’s a large family gathering, there can be an overwhelming number of foods to try. One thing to be aware of is how some Thanksgiving foods and beverages can stain your teeth. Keep reading to learn some foods to watch out for, different ways your teeth can become discolored, and how you can whiten your teeth.
October 28, 2022
Sugar is highly addictive. From cookies to cake to ice cream to candy, there seems to be a never-ending list of sweet treats to indulge in. During this time of year when sweet-filled holidays are abundant, it can be even more difficult to avoid giving in to temptation. If you have a sweet tooth, cavities are a constant fear. To help you prevent cavities, read on to learn five tips that will help you maintain excellent oral health and a beautiful beam.
August 12, 2022
Porcelain veneers are thin shells that cover the front of a tooth and are matched to the color of the surrounding teeth. They can last 15 years or longer with proper care and cover up cosmetic issues like minor cracks or chips in the teeth, small gaps between pearly whites, stains, minor alignment issues, and misshapen teeth. To attach them to your teeth, your dentist will need to remove a thin layer of enamel. Read on to learn how much enamel is removed for veneers as well as why they do this.