If you have stained teeth, you seek out teeth whitening. But what if your teeth are also damaged, or there are unsightly gaps between them? For patients with multiple cosmetic concerns, we may suggest a single restoration to completely transform their smiles. What cosmetic issues can veneers correct?
Fluoride treatments and dental sealants are common measures for protecting children’s teeth against destructive cavities, which affect over half of school-aged children in the US. Though children’s primary teeth, or baby teeth, are meant to fall out eventually, keeping them healthy while they remain in place could be vital to the development of healthy adult teeth. As an infection that eats away teeth, the key to preventing tooth decay is to bolster teeth’s natural defenses against it, which fluoride and dental sealants accomplish in different ways. (more…)
When a tooth becomes damaged, you may feel uncomfortable about your smile’s appearance. However, damage can impact much more than just your tooth’s appearance. Fortunately, we can fix a chipped tooth, and often in a single visit, using cosmetic dental bonding.
Do you feel uncomfortable with your smile’s appearance? We often see patients that feel embarrassed due to discoloration, which can make them hesitate to show off their smiles. Instead of spending your life hiding your smile from the world, why not just brighten it? We can help remove discoloration with professional teeth whitening systems.
We’ve recently been discussing our tooth replacement options, such as bridges, partial dentures, or full dentures. However, we have another, unique option to address tooth loss: dental implants. In addition to replacing the missing tooth, the implant can provide a number of benefits. How do dental implants preserve your smile? What does placement involve?
When you lose one to three teeth in a row, then we recommend a dental bridge. But what if you’ve lost a large number of your teeth, or even the vast majority of them? In these cases, you may benefit from a denture. Which type of denture will best address your tooth loss?
Tooth loss can have a negative impact on both your smile’s appearance and overall health. Fortunately, we have options for addressing tooth loss and rebuilding your smile. Do you have questions about our dental bridges? We can use this option to replace between one and three lost teeth in a row.