Losing teeth, as an adult, can be a troubling thing. It can also create a great deal of insecurity at how one will smile and chew confidently and, even more importantly, comfortably with an incomplete smile. Replacing lost teeth is important to preserving the remaining teeth’s existing alignment, and the jaw’s structure. However, when it comes to prosthetic options, many patients struggle to know which option is best for their needs. If you are concerned about getting dentures for the first time, or unhappy with the fit of your existing dentures, it is time to talk with your restorative dentist about the ways your prosthesis could be made more comfortable for you!
When you go to the movies, do you end up spending more time focused on the stars’ smiles than following the plotline? As you flip through fashion magazines, is it the pearly whites of the models that jump out at you, rather than the clothing and accessories? A beautiful smile is the one accessory that never goes out of style. It’s also one of the most memorable personal traits you possess. If your smile isn’t sending the message you would like, though, cosmetic dentistry could help! In fact, you might just be surprised to learn how effectively cosmetic dentistry can help provide you with your own dreamy smile! Continue reading
Have you begun suffering from sensitivity or even dental discomfort when you try to enjoy your meals? Do your teeth look different, lately, namely deeply stained? Did you know that these could actually be warning signs of a dental cavity? Cavities are the most common cause of dental trouble. In fact, nearly 90 percent of American adults will struggle with dental decay. Fortunately, if you are diagnosed with a cavity, restorative treatment can likely help protect the tooth and improve your comfort! In fact, modern dental fillings offer both functional and esthetic benefits, when compared to the metal amalgam fillings that were once common!