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4 Popular Cosmetic Treatments for a Smile You Love

Smile flaws affect more than your appearance — they affect your confidence, too. The four cosmetic dentistry treatments in this post correct many smile flaws, so you can feel and look your best.
Jul 1st, 2023

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Dental implants are often considered the best tooth replacement option. They look, feel, and function like your original teeth — sometimes even better. But how long do implants last? Get the facts on how you can get the most from dental implants.
Jun 1st, 2023

6 Foods and Drinks That Are Darkening Your Smile

A beautiful smile changes the way you interact with the world. When you feel good about how you look, people see you as friendlier and more open. A bright smile does more than improve your appearance — it also boosts your confidence.
May 1st, 2023

What to Do After You've Had a Root Canal

Getting a root canal may seem scary, but it really isn’t anything to worry about. Read on to learn how a root canal is performed and what you should do afterward.
Apr 1st, 2023

Why Teens Love Invisalign®

If your teen needs teeth-straightening treatment, you can avoid the hassle and embarrassment of traditional braces with Invisalign®. Here’s a look at the important benefits teens love about teeth straightening with clear aligners.
Mar 2nd, 2023

How Often Do You Really Need a Dental Checkup?

Your level of oral health is personal and can change throughout your life. As it changes, so do your requirements for routine dental evaluations. Talk to your dentist to find out just how often you need an exam.
Jan 9th, 2023

When Do You Need a Filling?

If you’ve noticed one of your teeth is sensitive or has a small hole, there’s a chance you need a dental filling. Find out when it’s time to get fillings.
Dec 5th, 2022

How to Get the Most out of Your Dental Crown

From the moment a permanent dental crown is cemented, you want your restorative dentistry to last as long as possible. Follow these helpful tips and tricks to keep your crowns strong for the longest time possible.
Nov 6th, 2022

Flossing: The Key to Good Dental Hygiene

When it comes to oral hygiene, brushing your teeth gets most of the attention, but brushing is only part of the story when it comes to having a clean and healthy mouth. Find out the key role that flossing plays in good dental health.
Oct 1st, 2022

A Closer Look at How Dental Implants Work

Dental implants have swiftly become the standard of care for tooth replacement. Unlike dentures, which replace only the visible crown of a tooth, implants provide a prosthetic crown and root, restoring important tooth and jaw functions.
Sep 1st, 2022

What to Expect When Choosing Invisalign®

You don’t have to wear unsightly, uncomfortable metal braces to get straight teeth. Invisalign offers a better alternative that will give you straight teeth without making you feel embarrassed.
Jul 1st, 2022

How Smoking Impacts Your Teeth

When you smoke, your lungs aren’t the only part of your body that suffers. Your teeth and gums are affected as well, causing yellow teeth and gum disease. Keep reading to learn how smoking negatively affects your dental hygiene.
Jun 1st, 2022

Need a Root Canal? Here's What to Expect

The reputation that root canals have is no longer warranted with contemporary dental anesthesia, so if you’re dreading your appointment with the dentist, it’s likely more because of the unknown. Here’s what you can expect from your procedure.
May 1st, 2022

Adjusting to Life With Dentures

If you’re missing several or all of your teeth, partial and full dentures can restore your smile’s look and functionality. However, dentures can have a bit of an adjustment period.
Apr 4th, 2022

5 Reasons Dental Veneers May Be Right for You

Does your smile make you feel self-conscious? Do you find yourself hiding your teeth and trying not to smile whenever possible? Veneers make it easy to finally get a smile you’ll be happy to show the world.
Mar 1st, 2022

When Are Dental Implants Necessary?

When you lose one or more teeth, your oral health may be at risk if you don’t replace what’s lost. Dental implants may be necessary to maintain your oral health. Keep reading to learn why.
Feb 1st, 2022

4 Common Myths About Dentures

If you’re at the point of needing dentures, there’s a lot to consider. Are they going to look good, and are they affordable? It’s hard to separate the myths from facts. Keep reading to learn the truth about correcting your smile with dentures.
Jan 13th, 2022

What to Expect from Your Smile Makeover

If your smile makes you self-conscious, it’s time to do something about it. A smile makeover may be just what you need to improve the look of crooked, discolored, and misshapen teeth.
Nov 7th, 2021

Crowns vs. Bridges: How Are They Different?

Your natural teeth are meant to last you a lifetime, but they aren’t indestructible. Crowns and bridges are options that restore your teeth when they succumb to damage or decay. What’s best for you depends on your specific circumstances.
Sep 1st, 2021

Don't Ignore the Pain: Dental Fillings Can Save Your Teeth

Has your tooth been aching or feeling extra sensitive? That tooth pain you’re experiencing is likely from a cavity. Leaving a cavity untreated can lead to tooth loss, but with dental fillings, you can save your teeth with a simple procedure.
Jul 6th, 2021

Reasons You Shouldn't Worry About Your Root Canal

The idea of a root canal can strike fear into the hearts of even those who have never had the procedure, illustrating how tough it can be to get past a bad reputation. Contemporary dental practices make root canals routine and painless.
Jun 3rd, 2021

Am I a Candidate for Veneers?

Looking for a quick solution to correct chipped, cracked, or discolored teeth? You may be surprised to learn that these and many other common smile flaws can be fixed with dental Read on to discover the versatility of veneers.
May 4th, 2021

The Importance of Replacing a Missing Tooth

From increasing your risk of cavities and gum disease to changing the aesthetics of your face, missing teeth can wreak havoc on your oral health. Even if the tooth you are missing isn’t visible, it should still be replaced.
Apr 1st, 2021

Why More Teens Are Opting for Invisalign®

If your teen needs orthodontia but is too self-conscious to want a mouth full of metal, the Invisalign® system may be just the thing for them. Learn what’s involved and why more teens are opting for this clearly beneficial dental option.
Mar 7th, 2021

5 Signs You Might Need a Root Canal

“Root canal” may sound scary, but actually, it’s a safe and effective way to restore your tooth and stop your pain. Find out how to spot the signs that a root canal might be the best solution for your dental discomfort.
Jan 1st, 2021

What Causes Cavities?

You may know that cavities are tiny holes in your teeth that need to be filled, but do you know how and why you get them? Take a deep dive into the science behind cavities and the destructive plague of plaque and what you can do about it.
Nov 11th, 2020

5 Reasons Patients Love Invisalign® and So Will You

Tired of hiding your crooked teeth each time you smile? Wish you were genetically gifted with straight, beautiful teeth? Discover five reasons that patients love Invisalign® clear aligners, and see why you will, too.
Oct 1st, 2020

Teeth Whitening is the Quickest Way to Look Years Younger

Do you want to look years younger? Don't turn to plastic surgery. Professional teeth whitening treatment can provide you with a refreshed and more youthful appearance. Keep reading to learn more about this game-changing procedure.
Aug 13th, 2020

Dental Implants: All Your Questions Answered

If you’ve lost one or more of your teeth, dental implants are an incredibly versatile, safe, and hassle-free option for restoring them. Read on to learn how dental implants can refresh your smile.
Jul 16th, 2020

Why You Should Never Ignore a Missing Tooth

Whether you were checked hard in a hockey game, took a nasty fall, or suffered an infection, your missing tooth is more than just a different look, it could be a health hazard. Find out what you could be risking if you ignore that missing tooth.
Jun 12th, 2020