When it comes to cavities and other oral health concerns like gum disease, patients often fail to realize how easy it is to avoid such problems. Unfortunately, they also commonly overlook how easy it is to develop them. In addition to providing you with a bit of enlightenment regarding how things can go poorly – or stay it tip-top shape – with your smile, we would like to offer a simple way of looking at hygiene-related issues. Focus on the number “2” and we’ll do the rest.
Have you been going back and forth about your final decision regarding porcelain veneers? Have you convinced yourself that though veneers offer exceptional benefits, they just might not be right for you? Perhaps you are finding a way to rationalize yourself away from this treatment because you still have a lot of questions, so you feel uneasy. Do yourself a favor – consider a few reasons to say, “Yes” and schedule a consultation. This will give you the chance to receive all of the information you need.
Have you been seeking out a way to address multiple issues with the esthetics of your smile? Perhaps you have heard friends discussing the advantages of choosing porcelain veneers but you are not certain what to think. Fortunately, if you have never heard of veneers before or don’t know much about them, you will be delighted to learn about their many benefits. If you have heard of them, you likely associate this cosmetic treatment with the pathway toward a completely transformed smile. The latter is true – selecting veneers provides a smile with dramatic improvements. Allow us to provide you with an introduction.
If you diligently brush and floss your teeth twice a day and visit your dentist every six months for a checkup and cleaning, then chances are your oral health is in pretty good shape. Unfortunately, the unexpected is almost always imminent, and even the healthiest set of teeth can fall victim to circumstance.
A dental emergency can encompass a number of different situations, from a cracked or broken tooth to devastating trauma that knocks your tooth out of its socket. Sometimes, however, you might receive no other warning of a dental emergency than a sudden, overwhelming toothache. In either case, your best chance of finding relief and possibly saving the tooth lies in visiting your dentist as soon as possible. (more…)
Do you feel totally committed to your daily brushing? How about your flossing? Do you feel the desire to skip this dental hygiene step on occasion? Perhaps you rarely floss! While we understand that once you’re finished brushing your teeth, you have more exciting things to do with your time, flossing is extremely important. We encourage you to consider a few reasons to floss daily and how your commitment offers exceptional protection for your oral health.
Have you ever thought about how beautiful your smile might look if only you could change (fill in the blank here)? If so, you will find yourself delighted with the many benefits of cosmetic dentistry. Concerns you have about the esthetic quality of your smile can quickly become a worry of the past when you receive a personalized care plan – and the appropriate treatment. Ready to find out more regarding how cosmetic care can transform your grin?
If you have ever experienced a preventive care visit (which we hope you have), you have likely heard the term “TMJ” mentioned. However, you may have no idea what this means, aside from the fact that it is related to your oral health in some way. When it comes to prevention, the health of your TMJs is in the foremost of our minds. As a result, we encourage you to take a glance through some helpful introductory material. You will quickly have a solid understanding of what’s what in the world of TMJ disorder and beyond.