4 03, 2016

When are sealants recommended?

By |March 4th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentistry|0 Comments

Although thorough brushing and flossing remove most food particles and bacteria from easy to reach tooth surfaces, they do not reach the deep grooves on chewing surfaces of teeth. More than 75 percent of dental decay begins in these deep grooves (called pits and fissures). Toothbrush bristles are too large to possibly fit and clean [...]

29 02, 2016

What can be done about old, unattractive, or discolored fillings?

By |February 29th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Implants|0 Comments

With many state-of-the-art dental treatments and prevention options available in dentistry today, there are fewer reasons for having to extract (remove) teeth.  When something does go wrong with a tooth, we try to do everything possible to restore the tooth to its original function.  Removing a tooth is the last option because we know that [...]

15 02, 2016

What are porcelain veneers and how can they improve my smile?

By |February 15th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentistry|0 Comments

Porcelain veneers are very thin shells of tooth-shaped porcelain that are individually crafted to cover the fronts of teeth.  They are very durable and will not stain, making them a very popular solution for those seeking to restore or enhance the beauty of their smile. Veneers may be used to restore or correct the following [...]

10 02, 2016

How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?

By |February 10th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentistry|0 Comments

If you’re feeling somewhat self-conscious about your teeth, or just want to improve your smile, cosmetic dental treatments may be the answer to a more beautiful, confident smile. Cosmetic dentistry has become very popular in the last several years, not only due to the many advances in cosmetic dental procedures and materials available today, but [...]