At first glance, dental contouring may be the type of treatment you think may benefit you! However, if you’re a newbie in the world of cosmetic dentistry, you might not know whether to trust your gut on this one or if you’re off the mark. Fortunately, if you know a little bit about contouring, you are likely on the right track. To help you make certain that this is going to help your smile, consider reasons to contour. Thinking you may need something different? Just set up a consultation!
What are the benefits of choosing same day crowns, you may wonder to yourself? Well, you may notice the initial and most obvious detail: They’re a very quick way to restore a damaged tooth. However, have you ever spent any time really thinking through the ways this treatment may be advantageous when compared with the traditional means of receiving a crown? If not, now is a wonderful time to start!
It’s almost a classic routine: somebody says “root canal” and everyone runs in the opposite direction. If lack of knowledge is fueling your fear, we invite you to learn more about the root canals of your teeth. Once you know more about where they are, how they stay healthy, and what happens when they are not, you can have a more realistic expectation of what will happen should you be referred for root canal treatment by a trusted dentist. (more…)
When you check out our website and come in for care, you may notice that there are some major care categories that you hear mentioned frequently. If you hear about restorative dentistry but aren’t quite sure what it covers, then you’ll be happy to hear the “in a nutshell version.” It’s the area of care that fixes your oral health when something goes wrong (but not so wrong that we cannot save your teeth or other tissues). As for those particulars, let’s see if you know more than you’re letting on. Can you pass our quiz?
Do you know exactly what you need for your teeth when it comes to accessing cosmetic dentistry? Are you under the impression that if you can identify a particular types of esthetic damage, there’s no need for a discussion with us because you can connect the treatment to the type of issue you’re seeing? If so, then we think you may need a bit more information from our team!
When you’re thinking that it could be an interesting adventure to use an electric toothbrush, there’s no reason to hesitate! However, there are certainly some reasons to hold off if you think that you have to use this type of dental hygiene instrument, if you think that it’s going to break the bank, and more. So, let’s jump right in: Make the most of your experience in electric brush land by keeping some tips in mind.
What do you know about dental pain? Do you think that it’s just a normal part of life that you need to deal with? Do you think that it should be just a little bit uncomfortable to brush and floss your smile? Maybe you aren’t sure how to respond to discomfort that doesn’t have a clear set of symptoms and a self-diagnosis. Let’s see where you are with your knowledge at the moment. When you understand how comfortable your smile should feel and how to manage it, protecting your oral health becomes much easier.
Are you on top of your flossing habits? Do you think that you perform your dental hygiene like a true pro? If you’re nodding your head “yes,” we wonder, how do you think you’d do with a flossing quiz? If you’re backing away slowly and looking for a place to hide, then you just might need to review and possibly refresh those habits of yours. Turn okay practices into best practices and your oral health will thank you.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, half of adults over the age of 30 suffer from some stage of periodontal disease. Without treatment, gum disease can lead to serious discoloration. What can you do to avoid gum disease and maintain optimal oral health?
As Thanksgiving rushes toward us, promising all sorts of splendor as we dig into the comforting, heart-warming foods we look forward to throughout the year, there may be something on your mind: What’s the truth regarding the beverage choices you make during this celebratory meal? Can you make choices that are good for your oral health (or bad) all depending on what you fill your glass with? We’d love to help you begin sorting myth from fact, so your festivities are full of fun.