What Should Patients Know About Dental Veneers?

15 December 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Many people agree that a smile is the best accessory. However, some people are self-conscious about their smiles. If you have uneven teeth, ridged teeth or teeth that have suffered cracks or chips, you may not feel like smiling. Fortunately, a dentist can install dental veneers in your mouth. Veneers will allow you to have the smile of your dreams without extensive orthodontic treatment. Here are a few facts patients should know about dental veneers. Read More 

Three Steps to Take Before the Dental Implant Procedure

2 November 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

The number of Americans receiving dental implants increased by 6.3% in 2019 and while the implant process is relatively low risk, there are steps you can take which enhance your odds of uncomplicated recovery. If you have a dental implant surgery scheduled soon, use these three steps to ensure your body is fully prepared for the process which lies ahead. Quit Smoking 2020 has been a stressful year for many and smoking is often relied on as a stress reliever. Read More 

How Your Family Dentist Can Help With Sleep Apnea

2 January 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have a snoring issue or wake each night feeling as though you can't breathe, you may suffer from a condition called sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is quite common. However, many people may be unaware that they have it until they are diagnosed. Instead, they may simply notice that they are chronically tired. The feeling of exhaustion throughout the day is due to the inability to get a good night's rest. Read More 

This Is Why Your Dentist Knows You Haven’t Been Flossing

3 December 2019
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

It's a classic joke, but one that gained its roots somewhere in reality: many people try to cover up the fact that they haven't been taking the best care of their teeth by ramping up their efforts just before a dentist visit. Unfortunately, this rarely works out for the patient and doesn't often impress the dentist. Ever wondered why? Well, here's the reason why your dentist can see right through your last-ditch efforts. Read More 

What You Can Expect During An Invisalign Consultation

8 November 2019
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Invisible, removable braces require a visit to a dentist who can order the braces for you and formulate a treatment plan based on the current arrangement of your teeth. If your dentist offers these braces, which are often referred to as Invisalign braces, you can schedule an Invisalign consultation with that dentist. Your consultation for these braces will go something like the following.  The Dentist/Orthodontist Takes X-rays of Your Teeth Read More