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Alternatives to Dental Crowns


If your dentist suggests dental crowns or if you suspect you might need dental crowns, it is also beneficial to consider all options. There are several alternatives to traditional dental crowns. If your tooth does not require a filling but … Continued


Are You a Smile Makeover Candidate?


Smile makeovers are a highly effective means of improving beauty as well as personal confidence. The average person is at least slightly unhappy with the look of his or her smile. However, most people are unsure if a smile makeover … Continued


How Often Do You Need to Change Your Dentures?


Those who wear dentures often wonder how frequently they need to replace the dentures. Though new dentures seem indestructible, they are certainly fallible.  Dentures typically do not last all the way until the end unless the patient is an octogenarian … Continued


What’s the Difference Between Laser and Traditional Dentistry?


Ask anyone who works in the field of dentistry about trends in oral health and you will find gum disease and tooth decay are becoming more common with each passing day.  The question is which approach to treatment is ideal. … Continued


Do Vitamin Supplements Improve Oral Health


 When it comes to oral health, most people think about brushing, flossing, visiting the dentist and avoiding sugary foods. Nowadays, it seems like every doctor is suggesting the use of vitamins for nutritional balance and optimal health. There is little … Continued


Can Cosmetic Dentistry Fix an Underbite


When it comes to correcting an underbite, there are a couple different options.  Cosmetic dentistry can provide everything from jaw surgery to the use of orthodontic appliances can correct an underbite.  If one takes the proper steps early enough in … Continued


Questions to ask Your Dentist During Your Check-up


Think back to your last dental checkup.  The dentist likely gave you an oral health assessment following an analysis and a cleaning.  Perhaps you did not ask any questions during this interaction.  Maybe the dentist asked you a couple questions. … Continued


Don’t Let Your Dental Crown Remain Loose


If your dental crown is loose, do not panic!  Remain calm, collect yourself and try to think clearly.  Dental crowns will eventually loosen due to age and physical stimulation.  If your pain is severe, reach out to an emergency dentist … Continued


What Does a Smile Makeover Entail?


Have you ever wondered what a smile makeover entails? The phrase gets tossed around a lot, but few people are aware of what it is and how it can help their smile. To learn more, we encourage scheduling an appointment … Continued


Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?


If you are currently suffering from having sensitive teeth, know that you are definitely not alone. Many dental patients claim they experience tooth sensitivity at least one time in their lives, with much more claiming that they experience it often. … Continued