Considering Porcelain Veneers? Check Out These Common FAQs About Veneer Myths

3 February 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you still have all of your teeth but you are not happy with how they appear, porcelain veneers seem to be one of the best ways to get a smile you are happier to share. Veneers are thin pieces of material that are shaped to look like regular teeth and are bonded to the surface of your existing teeth. Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths floating around that can lead to some common questions about veneers. Read More 

Just How Are Lasers Used In Dentistry?

10 January 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Anyone even with even a small interest in the dental industry understands that laser dentistry is a big thing right now. However, few people understand exactly how laser dentistry works and how it can help. Here are some of the specific ways in which laser is used in dental treatment: Cutting Through Oral Tissues One of the primary uses of laser dentistry is to cut through oral tissues. The number of treatments that this can help with is enormous. Read More 

The Problem With Desensitizing Toothpaste

5 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You've probably seen toothpaste intended to help reduce pain in sensitive teeth sold at stores and advertised on television. If you have a toothache or chronic discomfort while drinking or eating, picking up a tube of this toothpaste might seem like a good idea. Unfortunately, there are some problems with that line of thought. Before you buy desensitizing toothpaste, consider the following. How Desensitizing Toothpaste Helps Painful Teeth There's no doubt about it: desensitizing toothpaste works. Read More 

Why You Should Have Your Teeth Whitened Before Your Wedding

9 November 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When you're going through wedding planning, there are so many things that you have to think about and do. Throughout the planning process, one thing that you might not have thought about doing is scheduling an appointment with your dentist so that you can have a professional whitening done on your teeth. However, there are a few reasons why it can be a good idea to have your teeth whitened before your wedding. Read More 

Gums Bleed When You Bite Into An Apple? It Might Be Gingivitis

16 October 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If your gums bleed whenever you bite into a firm fruit, such as an apple or a pear, you may wonder if you have gum disease. Your bleeding gums could be a sign of gingivitis, or gum inflammation. Gingivitis is the least dangerous type of gum disease to affect adults, teens, and children. If you don't take steps to treat your bleeding gums, it could potentially lead to advanced gum disease in the future. Read More