I have always been one of those people who loves to get out into the world and talk with other people, but a few years ago, I realized that I had to do something about my smile. My teeth were yellow and unattractive, and it was really discouraging to see how much different my smile was. I knew that I needed to get my teeth fixed, so I started working with a professional dentist to make things right. Within a few short months, my smile was completely transformed, and I knew that I owed it all to my dental professional. Check out this blog for more information about working with a dentist.
1 June 2016
Sleep Apnea is a common, but serious and life threatening condition where your breathing stops one or more times for a few seconds to minutes during sleep. It is often undiagnosed, but it could easily be diagnosed by asking your dentist if you grind your teeth. Read further to learn about this disorder and the role it plays in your dental health. Connections Between Sleep Apnea and Your Mouth The dental industry has become more involved in patients with Sleep Apnea within the last 10 years since they've learned that certain oral devices help.
1 June 2016
Braces are customized for your teeth. Since your bite and misalignment is individualized, so are your braces. However, some people may feel that their braces do not look unique. Your braces should fit your style and complement your appearance instead of detracting from it. Here are a few choices that you can make to ensure that your braces look the way that you want them to: Choose the right band color.
13 May 2016
A chipped or broken tooth, especially if it is one of the front teeth, can affect your confidence and make you uncomfortable to smile. Fortunately, there is a way to have it fixed quickly and generally in a single office visit to your dentist. The procedure is called dental bonding, and the following guide will help you better understand how it's done and what concerns you may have once the procedure is complete.
27 April 2016
According to a 2015 study, over 25 percent of American adults have untreated cavities, and by the time they reach 65 years of age, 96 percent of individuals will have some level of tooth decay. When caught early on, a filling can usually be placed by the dentist to keep the decay from spreading and causing any further oral health damage. However, if the damage is done, the decay can spread.
8 April 2016
A person's smile is often one of the first things that is noticed when meeting someone for the first time. So it's pretty clear why the toothpaste aisle at your local retail store often contains quite a few different options for teeth whitening. Nobody wants to turn off a potential new friend, business partner or romantic interest thanks to stained, yellow teeth. But with that said, sometimes those over-the-counter whitening strips just don't give you the desired result.