Our teeth may start to ache for a number of reasons, from allergy issues to changes in air pressure. However, pain that lasts, especially more than 48 hours, could indicate the presence of a cavity. In order to safeguard smiles in Gary, IN, we may suggest a lifelike solution to decay. In a single visit,… Read more »
A restoration improves the health and function of your smile, often protecting your tooth from the need for root canal treatments or extractions. But how do we create these lifelike restorations? With CEREC technology, we offer our Gary, IN, patients crowns and veneers in just one visit. How does this procedure work and will your… Read more »
What if we had a single cosmetic treatment that could completely alter your smile’s appearance? For Gary, IN, patients with multiple esthetic concerns, we may suggest a thin restoration to transform their smile in just two visits. Today’s blog will talk about the benefits of porcelain veneers, and how we create and place these unique… Read more »
Our teeth are pretty strong. In fact, the enamel coating them is the hardest substance in the human body. But that doesn’t mean injury is impossible. What should you do if you chip a tooth? For Gary, IN, residents, we have a one visit solution to damaged teeth. Let’s talk about the benefits of cosmetic… Read more »
Discoloration can lead to embarrassment. However, instead of hiding your smile or opting for store bought solutions, why not talk to our Gary, IN dental team? We have professional cosmetic solutions for removing discoloration. In today’s blog, we’ll talk about whether our in-office or at-home teeth whitening options are right for you!
Remember, children often develop oral health issues that require treatment, such as cavities and misalignment. Addressing these issues in a timely fashion helps protect their smiles from serious complications. Let’s look at the routine care we offer children in Gary, IN.
Christmas is a wonderful holiday, one that allows us to spend time with friends and family. However, the holiday also encourages us to consume sugary sweets. In order to avoid cavities after the holiday, we have a few tips for our Gary, IN, patients.
Last week, we talked about the impact of bruxism. Today, we’re going to look at another common jaw joint issue: TMJ disorder. Also known as TMD, this issue could lead to serious discomfort and even a greater chance of teeth grinding developing. What warning signs should our Gary, IN, patients know?
If you have persistent headaches, you may be surprised to find out there could be a link to your smile. Bruxism, in which a person consistently grinds the teeth or clenches the jaw, could lead to headaches and other symptoms. How do we treat bruxism and help our patients in Gary, IN, enjoy healthier smiles?
The American Dental Association recommends a routine checkup and cleaning every six months. We agree, and urge our Gary, IN, patients to schedule one now before the holiday season fills up their schedules. Routine care helps protect smiles of all ages from common oral health concerns!