Is Your Smile In Need of Restorative Dentistry?

Does Your Smile Require Restorative Dentistry?Have you been experiencing sensitivity lately, when trying to enjoy your morning cup of coffee, or a decadent dessert on date night? Did you recently suffer a trauma to your mouth, perhaps during an athletic event or an accident at work or while driving? There are a number of reasons your smile could be in need of restorative treatment. From cavities to gum disease, chips to infections, if you have noticed any changes in your signs, such as the symptoms listed above, it is time to schedule a visit with your restorative dentist. Continue reading

Could Cosmetic Dentistry Create Your Dream Smile?

Could Cosmetic Dentistry Help You?Do you ever wish you had worn orthodontic gear during your teen years, perhaps because of small but embarrassing gaps between your teeth or even minor overlapping? Have you ever wondered if anything could be done to correct a few disproportionately small teeth, or some misshapen front teeth? Noticed jagged edges appearing along the bottoms of your teeth? Are you missing the kind of bright smile enjoyed your youth, now that it appears yellowed or discolored? If so, have you considered the benefits of cosmetic dentistry? A cosmetic dentist provides a number of ways to address these and other concerns, so you can enjoy a smile you’ll want to show off, instead of hide. Continue reading

How to Help Your Kids Care for Their Smiles: Part Two

Keep Your Kids' Smiles HealthyYou already know your kids need to brush their teeth at least twice a day. You may even have devised an airtight schedule or chore chart that ensures they actually do so. You might even remember to schedule regular checkups and cleanings for them. But do you sometimes wonder what more you could be doing to help them care for their precious smiles? If so, it’s time to talk to your family dentist about the steps necessary, both at-home and at the dentist’s office, to help kids and adults alike enjoy great oral health! Continue reading