Dental veneers are a very thin layer of porcelain that is glued onto your existing teeth to give you the appearance of a straight and white smile. They allow you to keep your existing teeth and can cover up nearly any type of imperfection, including small teeth, crooked teeth, stained teeth, and even gaps in your teeth. Veneers are a faster way to get straight teeth, without the need for braces or other types of teeth straightening devices. [Read More]
Can A Dental Implant Make Your Teeth Crooked?
It can feel like a real achievement when your dental implant is in place. Your smile is complete again, courtesy of the prosthetic dental crown firmly anchored to the titanium alloy implant installed in your jaw bone. It's a permanent solution, which is why it can be concerning when in the years to come, it might look as though your implant is crooked. How can this be happening? Shifting Teeth [Read More]
Little Known Facts About Teeth Whitening
One of the most popular dental procedures is teeth whitening. Many people go for teeth bleaching to achieve a brighter smile. However, very few people know the facts behind teeth whitening. Common Whitening Options The common teeth whitening treatments include stain-removal toothpaste, in-office bleaching, and over-the-counter bleaching products. Whitening toothpaste with the ADA seal of acceptance for stain removal is effective. Whitening toothpaste has polishing agents that help get rid of stubborn stains. [Read More]
3 Ways To Convince Your Child To Get Braces
When you have a pre-teen-aged child, you know that some days can be fine and some days can be a little unpredictable. Not only do pre-teens have a surge of hormones that they don't know how to deal with, but they deal with a lot of pressures at school as well. If your child is in need of some braces, but they aren't exactly excited about having to sport a mouth full of metal, then there may be a few ways that you can get them more excited and ready to wear braces for the next year or so. [Read More]