What Is A Smile Makeover?

  A smile makeover is the result of working with a cosmetic dentist to upgrade your smile. The dental landscape continues to advance and produce new restorative options to enhance the aesthetics of dentition. Correcting dental flaws not only improves the integrity of teeth, but it boosts self-confidence, too. Whether you just want your pearly…

Restore Your Smile With Custom Dentures

Patients who have lost all of their teeth may have reservations about getting dentures due to outdated perceptions that they are uncomfortable and noticeably artificial. Fortunately, modern dentures designed to fit the unique specifications of a particular patient’s jaw structure vastly outperform the cookie-cutter appliances worn by our grandparents. How Your Dentures Are Made Custom-designed…

When is a Dental Crown Recommended?

The dental landscape is constantly evolving and providing multiple maintenance and restorative options. Along the way we are finding that many dental tools and procedures provide numerous uses. One such procedure is the placement of a dental crown. Dental Crowns are typically fabricated in a dental laboratory and can be made from multiple materials. Every…

Tips to Prepare for a Dental Emergency

Dental emergencies never happen at a convenient time and they can be traumatic to the injured party. Preparing ahead of time can save valuable minutes and discomfort. It can also mean the difference between saving a permanent tooth or experiencing the effects of tooth loss. Believe it or not, there are some simple steps you…

Scaling and Root Planing to Treat Gum Disease

Gum disease that has advanced beyond the milder gingivitis stage will require more specialized and intensive treatment. One intervention that is often used for periodontitis (advanced gum disease) is root planing. This technique polishes or smooths the surfaces of the roots of the teeth to remove any rough spots where disease-causing bacteria might congregate. A…