4 Options To Create A Gorgeous Smile
30 December 2015
A beautiful smile is something most people want, but few people are born with the smile they want. Luckily, there are a number of cosmetic dentistry procedures that can correct smile issues. If you are not happy with an aspect of your smile, consider talking to your dentist about:
Bonding is a dental procedure in which a tooth colored resin is used to correct cracked or chipped teeth. When you have a tooth bonded, your dentist will carefully mold and shape the resin around the problem tooth.
Laser Dentistry – To Help Calm Your Uncomfortable Child
13 December 2015
Oftentimes kids are afraid of the dentist because they are fearful of the needles and feeling of being numb after the work is complete. One solution to this problem is laser dentistry.
What is laser dentistry?
Laser dentistry is the use of laser energy and water to remove decay from the tooth.
Why is laser dentistry a better option for kids?
Laser procedures in family dentistry can remove many of the elements of dental work that kids aren't comfortable with.
23 November 2015
There is no doubt that orthodontia requires time, pain, and expense. Some people wear braces for up to five years, and although the price is decreasing, insurance rarely covers most of the cost associated with the equipment. In many circles, orthodontia is still considered a luxury. Unfortunately, this has sparked a dangerous new trend in which some young teens have decided to turn to DIY options. Online videos show teens how to create their own braces -- but it comes at a cost.
What To Expect During And After A Root Canal Treatment
4 November 2015
Just hearing the term "root canal" often strikes fear in many dental patients. In the past, root canals were a painful process with an unpleasant recovery period. However, today, with updated techniques, root canals are no longer something to fear. Root canals are a necessary procedure when infection has spread under the tooth. It's natural to have some questions about the procedure and the recovery, so here are three things you can expect during and after a root canal.