When a patient develops a cavity, we typically recommend a restoration. Instead of relying on metal fillings, such as amalgam, we can provide a more natural looking and metal-free alternative. How do we fix teeth with tooth-colored filings? Can you take steps to avoid future cases of tooth decay?
If you have a broken or fractured tooth, or a serious oral health problem, we may recommend a dental crown to address the issue. In the past, placement required between two and three visits. Now, we can simply create and place one in one visit!
When we think about cosmetic dentistry, most of us envision teeth whitening. However, we have procedures that can address a number of esthetic concerns. In fact, we have one unique restoration that can completely transform the shade and shape of a tooth. How do veneers improve smile beauty?
When a patient comes to us with a broken or cracked tooth, or advanced decay or an infection, then we may recommend a dental crown. There are several materials we may use, depending on the area of placement and the issue we’re addressing. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at the different materials we… Read more »
Gum contouring is a popular cosmetic procedure for correcting a gummy smile. When your gums cover more of your tooth structure in certain areas than in others, the overall effects on you smile’s appearance can be dramatic. Gum contouring corrects that appearance by trimming the tissues into a straighter, more symmetrical outline. However, even if… Read more »
If you have a chipped tooth, even if the damage appears minor, you should seek treatment. Damage to your teeth could mean an increased risk of oral health problems. Fortunately, we can repair your teeth, often in one visit, with dental bonding.
As part of our approach to cosmetic dentistry, we offer our patients professional teeth whitening. Patients can enjoy more dramatic and longer lasting results than those available with store bought strips, toothpastes, or rinses. We have two different options available, in-office and at-home. Which teeth whitening treatment is right for you?
What kind of changes can you make to your smile with cosmetic dental care? Your dentist can help you make remarkable changes to how you look, and they can offer help with a number of different procedures. You can fix issues with the shape, condition, and color teeth with less work than you might expect…. Read more »
Are you frustrated by the impact tooth loss is having your day to day life? You may have had to modify your diet to work around an impacted ability to bite and chew because of missing teeth, and you may feel self-conscious about your appearance. You should know that seeking help with the problem of… Read more »
It is possible to respond to tooth decay before a root canal becomes necessary. When your dentist is able to treat your cavity before it spreads to the interior of your tooth, you can only require a dental filling. Unfortunately, many people will let decay go without care until the problem has infiltrated their pulp,… Read more »