Same Day Cosmetic Dentistry

As we noted on this blog earlier this month, it’s possible to do a number of cosmetic dentistry procedures in only a single appointment. Replacing amalgam fillings with composite ones, installing porcelain veneers, and recontouring gum tissue can all happen quickly, and provide you with dazzling changes to your … [Read more...]

‘Tis the Season for Smile Makeovers

As the number of days remaining in 2017 continues to dwindle, it may seem like it’s too late to improve your smile this year. However, as the old song title tells us, sometimes “little things mean a lot.” There are several procedures your cosmetic dentist can provide for you in the next month that will produce visible … [Read more...]

Benefits of Tongue Scrapers

While advancing technology has given us electric toothbrushes, water flossing devices and a rainbow of flavors and materials for our regular dental floss, it’s unusual to think of any other new tools as “standard equipment” in at-home dental care. However, there is a dental tool you may not have heard of that can … [Read more...]

Bad Breath? Take Action With These Tips!

Halitosis (or bad breath) is an oral health condition that can lower a person’s self-esteem. We may feel we can’t get close to friends and loved ones, or work in close proximity with co-workers, because we literally do not pass the “smell test.” But there is a positive outcome that can be gleaned by taking bad … [Read more...]

Lifespan of Dental Implants

When it comes to dental implants, many patients who are considering the procedure view this potential health investment the way they would any other major purchase. One of the most important considerations for them tends to be, “How long will my dental implants last?” The good news for those researching dental … [Read more...]

Smile for the Holidays

The term “quick fix” has a bad reputation in American life, implying something involving shoddy planning or less-than-acceptable results. But quite often, a fast solution also can be a lasting solution, and one that’s delivered using superior materials and the prospect of an excellent outcome. If you’re worrying … [Read more...]