Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

A Few Words About Gum Contouring and Gum Care

For most of us, when we think of smiles and oral health, the first thing that comes to mind is teeth. There’s no doubt that preventive care helps keep your teeth healthy and your smile bright. But the teeth don’t do it alone! Without the support and attractive frame of the gums, teeth would be… Read more »

Why Choose Porcelain Veneers to Improve Your Smile?

There are a lot of different ways in which your dentist can help you improve your smile and oral health, depending on the specifics of your oral health. This can make choosing the right option for your smile more difficult in some cases, especially when your smile’s concerns aren’t simple or straightforward. For instance, if… Read more »

Why Veneers Might Be the Right Choice for Your Smile

With most modern cosmetic dental treatments, achieving the smile that you’ve always wanted is often simpler and more efficient than you might expect. For example, if your teeth are significantly impacted by stains and discoloration, you might be surprised at how effective professional teeth-whitening can be at erasing them and brightening your teeth. For more… Read more »

3 Reasons Gum Contouring Might Be a Good Idea

Of the different conditions that could potentially impact your oral health, a gummy smile doesn’t always seem like a serious one. Aside from the appearance of an uneven gum line, there may not be any other symptoms to worry about – at least, not at first. Cosmetic gum contouring is a conservative procedure that’s designed… Read more »

How Tooth Bonding Can Do More than You Realize

Improving your smile with cosmetic dental treatment is often about more than just making your smile more attractive. The different types of blemishes that can affect the appearance of your teeth can sometimes impact their health and integrity, as well. Because of this, the most effective cosmetic dental treatments are those that not only improve… Read more »

Why Is Teeth-Whitening So Popular?

Some dental treatments are common because they need to be in order to protect your smile. For example, everyone needs to attend dental cleanings on a regular basis in order to prevent the excess buildup of plaque and bacteria. When it comes to your smile’s appearance, teeth-whitening is popular both because it’s necessary and because… Read more »

Frame Your Smile With A Gum Contouring Treatment

Have you ever heard of someone having a “gummy” smile? That is when too much gum tissue shows when someone smiles. Most people have two millimeters of gum tissue, but for those who have a gummy smile, it could exceed three or four millimeters. That is not the only reason their gums are showing. They… Read more »

How A Thin Veneer Can Improve Smile Beauty

We offer a number of cosmetic treatments, most designed to address a specific aspect of your smile, such as the color or alignment. However, we do have a unique restoration that addresses multiple issues with your smile’s appearance, including the shade, shape, and even position of your teeth. In today’s blog, we’re going to look… Read more »

Tackling The Health And Beauty Of Your Gums

Cosmetic dentistry is often focused on the teeth, from removing stains to reshaping teeth or even correcting their position in your smile. However, your gum tissues can also have a major impact on the health and beauty of your smile In order to correct these concerns, your Gary, IN, dentist may recommend gum contouring using… Read more »

A Brighter Smile In One Visit With Bonding And Contouring

Did you know that we can repair smiles and offer solutions to a variety of cosmetic issues in a single visit? In today’s blog, your Gary, IN, dentist discusses the benefits of cosmetic bonding and contouring, and how we can use these options to address a variety of esthetic concerns, from teeth stains to damaged… Read more »