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Back To School Routines and Healthy Smiles

It’s that time when parents are having to transition back into the daily routine of getting their kids up and ready for school, making them lunches and helping them with homework. Transitioning to the back-to-school routine can be a little bit difficult after a long summer break where kids got …

What Do Sports Mouthguards Do?

There are many types of sports that involve contact and impact that affects athletes differently. These impacts can sometimes cause harm to an athlete’s health as well as to parts of their bodies. One of the ways that athletes can protect their teeth is by using a sports mouth guard. …

Cosmetic Dentistry: Before and After Pictures

Before and after pictures are something that you might be used to seeing on internet ads for weight loss programs. However, before and after pictures can have legitimate medical reasons in other medical fields as well. In fact, before and after pictures are a common technique used in cosmetic surgery …

How to Fix Bad Breath

Everyone experiences bad breath, also known as halitosis, at some point in their lives. Fortunately, in most cases, it can be avoided. Although many causes of bad breath are harmless, some causes can be a sign of something more serious. If you struggle with bad breath all the time, take …

Can Crowns Be Done on the Same Day?

The short answer is yes, crowns can be done on the same day. The longer answer requires an understanding of the difference between crowns milled in-office or by a dental lab outside of the office. A dental crown is a prosthetic, a false body part. Dental prosthetics technology has improved …

How Rare Is A Talon Cusp Tooth?

A talon cusp tooth is a rare dental anomaly that is also known as an eagle’s talon. Although the cause of the talon cusp is unknown, dentists believe it may be a result of genetic as well as environmental factors. However, the onset of a talon cusp tooth is spontaneous, …

Common Teeth Problems and How to Fix Them

There are several common problems with teeth including decay, gum disease, tooth sensitivity, and grinding. In this article, we will talk about these common tooth problems as well as how to fix them.  Common Teeth Problems and How to Fix Them Cosmetic Teeth Problems Many people notice a problem with …

What Will My New Smile Look Like?

Cosmetic dentistry is a special focus within dentistry that concentrates on the science of making smiles look great. However, cosmetic dentistry is not just for vanity or looks. Cosmetic dentistry is just as much for the benefit of dental health as much as any other dental appointment. A cosmetic dentist …

What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?

Cosmetic dentistry is dental work that aims to improve the appearance of teeth, gums, and sometimes bites. It’s about improving the aesthetics of teeth in terms of position, color, alignment, size, and shape. The overarching goal of cosmetic dentistry is to enhance your smile. What Is Cosmetic Dentistry? Smile Research …

How Do Your Teeth Affect Your Confidence?

Research shows as many as 30 percent of adults are not happy with their smiles. However, it’s not just a case of measuring up to the pearly whites relentlessly flashed across our screens in advertisements, movies, and tv shows that make us feel insecure and depressed. Teeth age just like …