Feel Your Best with a More Beautiful Smile

Feel Your Best with Cosmetic DentistryChances are there is at least one major event already marked on your calendar for the year. Whether that be purchasing a new home or tying the knot, graduating from college or sending your son or daughter for the first day of kindergarten, will you be ready for the big moment with a beautiful smile? If you don’t yet feel photo-ready to commemorate what the year holds, or if you are just tired of feeling insecure because of imperfections in your teeth, the start of a new year marks a wonderful time to get a fresh outlook, through a confidence-building, dazzling smile! And your cosmetic dentist can help you achieve just that, with a number of treatments designed to erase those pesky imperfections, while bringing out your smile’s existing beauty.


Feeling Blue? A Dental Filling Could Help

Dental Discomfort? Have a Cavity?Are you bummed that you are starting the new year with dental pain due to a cavity? Whether caused by excessive sweet treats during the holidays, many months of lax dental hygiene, or just weak teeth, the good news is that a cavity doesn’t have to be the end of your smile as you know it. In fact, a dental filling could very quickly improve the look and function of your smile. Don’t you want to enjoy this year, without worrying about your teeth? If so, it’s time to talk to your dentist about restorative treatment, like a filling, to help improve your oral health, so you can stop feeling blue and start feeling great! (more…)

Smile Prettier with Professional Whitening

Smile Bright This Year with Professional WhiteningThe New Year is a great time to reflect on the past months, and to determine what you’d like to change in the future. If part of your goals includes creating a brighter smile, don’t head to the drugstore for an over-the-counter product, that may not be able to provide the dramatic results you want. Instead, schedule an appointment with your cosmetic dentist, who can provide you with professional teeth whitening products designed to reduce staining and lighten teeth, often by up to ten shades. That way, you can face the new year confidently, knowing that your smile looks its absolute best and brightest! (more…)

Enjoy the Holidays and a Healthy Smile, with Smart Dental Choices

Preventive Care for the HolidaysEveryone wants to start the new year with a beautiful and healthy smile. Unfortunately, sometimes holiday celebrations can get in the way of that goal. If you spend too much time eating sugary treats or indulging in alcoholic beverages, you may just find that you’ve developed a cavity or other dental issue, and have to start the year seeking restorative treatment. To prevent this, though, you just need to make some wise choices during your celebrations, and remember to take great care of your teeth, even during these busy times. (more…)

Dentist-Approved Gift Ideas that Won’t Destroy Their Smiles

Give Dentist-Approved Gifts This YearThere is nothing quite like the joy on a child’s face come Christmas morning. But if, in years past, it was always candy and other sweets that elicited those smiles, it’s time to consider some dentist-approved alternatives. After all, there is no need to pack your kids’ stockings full of sugar, or their plates full of cookies, to help them feel festive this holiday season. Sure, the occasional treat is okay for most people. But if you want to help them start developing healthier habits, including caring for their smiles, here are some dentist-approved tips for gifts! (more…)

Is a Dental Implant Right for You?

Is A Dental Implant Right?Losing a tooth can feel traumatic. Unfortunately, the aftermath can often be worse. It’s difficult to adjust to speaking and chewing comfortably, when your smile is incomplete. Prosthetic dentistry means you don’t have to settle for that incomplete smile, though. You can bounce back from your tooth loss and return to the confidence you felt with a complete smile! Dental implants have become one of the most recommended forms of prosthetic dentistry, but before you schedule one, you’ll need to determine if they’re ideal for you. (more…)

Be Thankful for a Healthy Smile and Help Keep It That Way

Thankful for Healthy Smile through General DentistryChances are, you’ll soon be gathered around a table with all your favorite people and your favorite foods. As you reminisce and discuss what blessings the year brought, you’ll also likely chow down on your grandma’s famous marshmallow-covered sweet potato casserole, and then face the toughest decision of the day, pecan or pumpkin pie. But before you set down to feast with your family, it can be helpful to know some general dentistry tips that can keep your smile healthy the whole holiday season through. Best of all, they’re simple and practical ways to keep your smile looking and feeling its best! (more…)

A Bright, Beautiful Smile Could Be Yours Much Faster Than You Think

New Year Tooth Bonding and ContouringDo you want to ring in the new year with a more beautiful smile? Are you tired of feeling insecure because of noticeable imperfections in your smile? Worried that all cosmetic improvements take months or even years to complete? If so, think again. It’s time to stop trying to hide your teeth problems and to learn how your cosmetic dentist can help, instead. Treatments like tooth bonding and contouring can help to quickly enhance your smile’s natural beauty, allowing you to start your next season on a much brighter note, ready show off your gorgeous new smile. (more…)

Are You In Need of Restorative Dentistry?

Questions About Dental Symptoms QuizSometimes dental issues are clearly felt, for instance when an infected tooth is causing severe pain. Sometimes symptoms of oral health problems can be seen, such as bleeding gums, a crack in a tooth, or the grey lines of a cavity. Sadly, often dental symptoms go either unnoticed or ignored, making extensive restorative treatment a far more likely necessity. But that doesn’t have to be the case. By learning the symptoms of various dental issues and how your dentist can help address them, you are much more likely to not only save your smile, but to do so in the least invasive – and least expensive – way possible. (more…)

What Happens If You Have a Cavity?

What Happens If I Have a Cavity?Most people will experience a cavity at least once in life, yet many people don’t know what treatment for a cavity entails. Many more don’t know what causes cavities, or how to prevent them in the future. If you fall into that category, now is a great time to learn about the causes of cavities and how they’re treated, so you can take better care of your smile moving forward. Learning about cavities can also help you breathe a sigh of relief, knowing that if you have a cavity, now, or are ever diagnosed with one, there are plenty of ways your restorative dentist can help.