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What is the Difference Between Bonding and Veneers?

It’s been said that the most important thing you’ll ever wear is a smile. Your smile has a direct impact on your overall appearance, as well as your self-confidence. In fact, your smile is one of the first things that others notice about you. Cracked, chipped, discolored, or misshapen teeth …

Crown or Implant: Which One is Right For You?

When it comes to restoring your smile and maintaining your oral health after experiencing tooth damage, decay, or total loss, you might be wondering whether a dental crown or a dental implant is the right choice for you. In this article, we discuss the various factors that help a dentist …

How Long Does Invisalign Take to Straighten Teeth?

Are you embarrassed by your smile? For many people, having crooked or gapped teeth can be a confidence killer. A few decades ago, if you wanted straight teeth, your only option was traditional braces and headgear. Fortunately, you don’t have to go through that in the modern medical and dental …

What to Know about Crystal or Diamond Teeth Gems

Tooth gems, especially those featuring diamonds and crystals, are becoming increasingly popular with influencers. The mounting interest in this cosmetic dental surgery is surging around the world’s fashion capitals, from London to Paris and New York. Celebrities like Katy Perry, Hailey Bieber, and TikToker Charlier D’Mielio show off their tooth …

What to Know About Dental Implants

Dental implants have revolutionized the field of dental care, offering a reliable and long-term solution for replacing missing teeth. If you’re considering dental implants, it’s important to understand what they are, the types available, their lifespan, potential downsides, and who is an ideal candidate for this procedure. In this comprehensive …

Achieving AACD Accreditation: My Journey and What It Means for My Patients

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry upholds the highest medical, aesthetic, and ethical standards in cosmetic dentistry. Pursuing accreditation is voluntary — and the process is exceptionally challenging. AACD accreditation isn’t for everyone. You don’t need to achieve AACD accreditation to be an excellent cosmetic dentist. However, those who undertake …

How to Choose the Best Teeth Whitening Method for Your Smile

With so many teeth whitening methods available today, it can be overwhelming to decide which one is the best for you. That’s why we’re here to help. As dental experts, we’ve researched and tested various teeth whitening methods to bring you the most effective and safest options. In this article, …

How Do Cosmetic Dentists Fix Jaw Pain?

This patient came to us with intense jaw pain. We used the Kois Center deprogrammer to diagnose and make a treatment plan to create a healthier bite that relieved her jaw pain. Next was Invisalign for the proper alignment, then using exocad Exocad Elite skills to design and SprintRay 3D …

In The News: Dr. Christina Pruitt featured on KMTV

In a break from pothole coverage and zoo animal escapes, it was a breath of fresh air to find a local TV news outlet interested in a story about our own Dr. Christina Pruitt and All Smiles Family Dentistry! In the News: Dr. Christina Pruitt featured on KMTV KMTV News …

Can Sparkling Water Damage Your Teeth?

Are you about to uncap a bottle of sparkling water to quench your thirst? The thought of the delicious bubbles bouncing around in your mouth lights up your mind with excitement. Before you put the bottle to your lips, you suddenly wonder, “can sparkling water damage my teeth?” But, is …