A gummy smile—one in which the gums seem proportionally larger than the teeth—can cause you to be self-conscious and uncomfortable about your smile. Cosmetic veneers can fix the appearance of too much gum and give you back your confidence. Veneers and a Gummy Smile A gummy smile is one that shows more gum than is… Continue reading Reduce gummy smiles with veneers
If you’ve lost one or more teeth, the next decision you’ll have to make is how to replace them. A prosthodontist—a dentist who specializes in prosthetic teeth—can help you decide what is the best option for you. Options for Tooth Replacement—Dental Implants Dental implants are the favored method of tooth replacement today because they provide… Continue reading What options do prosthodontists offer to restore your teeth?
Dentures are subject to the same kind of everyday wear and tear as your natural teeth, but the substances used to make them aren’t always as hard as enamel. Sometimes a denture can get chipped or can even break off, marring your smile. If your denture is damaged, you should see our prosthodontist to have… Continue reading Chipped Denture: What are my options?
When people lose more than one tooth due to aging, injury, or other reasons, they may think that dentures are their only option for leading a normal life. However, dentures can be uncomfortable, slip out when you’re eating or talking, and they don’t help prevent bone loss that occurs when you lose tooth roots. Dental… Continue reading Smile confidently with dental implants
An attractive, healthy looking smile extends far beyond the health of your mouth. Many people believe that brushing and flossing is all it takes to ensure that a winning smile stays that way. However, not everyone is blessed with perfect teeth, and for most people there are some imperfections we would want to address, such… Continue reading Broaden narrow smiles with veneers
Cosmetic dentistry can provide dramatic changes in the way your teeth look. If you have any self-consciousness about your smile, cosmetic dental work can eliminate it. Receiving the smile you’ve always wanted allows you to face the world with confidence. Types of Cosmetic Dentistry Cosmetic dentistry offers a wide range of options to change elements… Continue reading Aesthetic Dental Transformations
Diligent oral hygiene is the most effective way to keep your teeth clean and white. If you have particular concerns about the look of your teeth, you can use special products to be sure your teeth look their best. The Importance of Basic Oral Hygiene Regular, diligent oral hygiene is the most important way to… Continue reading Useful Tips for Clean and White Teeth?
When we think of missing teeth, we often assume those teeth are missing due to damage or trauma. However, sometimes people are born without some of their teeth. In cases of congenitally missing teeth, it’s possible—and even advised—to replace the teeth with dental implants. Why Replace Congenitally Missing Teeth? Missing teeth are not terribly unusual.… Continue reading Congenitally Missing Teeth: What Are My Options?