Dental veneers are an exceptional way to transform your smile. During the procedure, your dentist will remove a very small amount of tooth enamel, then permanently bond a replica made of porcelain or composite resin over your natural teeth. Veneers can correct chips, gaps, discoloration, minor alignment issues, and other concerns about...
Wearing an athletic mouthguard is an excellent way for your child to protect their teeth and gums during sports and prevent injuries such as cut gums, chipped teeth, and even broken or knocked-out permanent teeth. These mouthguards can either be custom-made by your dentist or bought at the store, but custom mouthguards offer...
If you have cosmetic concerns about your smile, dental veneers may be an excellent option for you. These tooth replicas are typically made of porcelain or composite resin and are placed over your natural teeth. They can dramatically transform your smile and correct numerous issues at once, making them a popular treatment...
Getting straight teeth with Invisalign allows you to show off your new smile even before your treatment is complete with clear aligners. Adults and teens alike love the discreetness of Invisalign, and the majority of people find Invisalign more comfortable than traditional metal braces . However, just like with traditional braces, completing your...
Teeth can get knocked out in a variety of accidents and injuries, and millions of people experience a knocked-out tooth or teeth every year. Whether an adult tooth or baby tooth has been knocked out, there’s always a chance that your dentist will be able to save the tooth. Here’s what you...
Millions of people suffer from sleep disorders such as sleep apnea. There are three different types of sleep apnea, including obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), central sleep apnea, and a mix of the two. Sleep apnea has many effects on the body, but did you know that it can also affect your oral health?...
How do you know when your smile needs professional attention ASAP? A dental emergency isn’t always the same for every person. However, there are certain situations in which you’re better off seeking help from a dentist as soon as you can. While you can go the emergency room if your dentist isn’t available,...
Sedation dentistry is for people who experience moderate to severe dental anxiety to the point that it prevents them from receiving the care they need from their dentist. During a typical sedation dentistry appointment, you’ll be given an anti-anxiety medication upon your arrival, which will help you relax during your procedure. However,...
A cracked tooth is never something to ignore. Teeth can experience a variety of fractures from damage, especially from an accident, misuse, or teeth grinding. Depending on the specific nature and type of fracture, you may have different treatment options to help restore your tooth. How Do You Know If Your Tooth...
Dentists are oral healthcare professionals who are here to support your goals for your smile. Committed to providing comfortable treatment to keep your teeth and gums healthy, your dentist is your partner in having strong teeth for life. When visiting the dentist, your comfort comes first. Dentists are here to help, and...