Category Archives: Cosmetic Dentistry

Should I Whiten My Teeth at Home

We all want the whitest, most radiant smile possible. And a quick trip down the dental health aisle at the store may have you wondering if you can get that gleaming white look at home. Many toothpastes, whitening kits, mouthwashes, … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Summer Foods Hurt Your Smile

Summertime is the season of fun and relaxation for many people. Barbecues, family reunions, and picnics are popular activities this time of year. Enjoy these celebrations, but keep your oral health in mind so you’ll still have a gleaming smile … Continue reading

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Gaps Between Teeth: Causes and Solutions

Spaces or gaps between teeth are common and aren’t harmful by themselves. But, some people are bothered by the gaps and are looking for a solution to bring the teeth closer together. Why Does It Happen? There are a number of … Continue reading

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Pulling Teeth: What You Should Know

At our dental office, we know most people aren’t happy when they find out they need to have a tooth pulled, also know as an extraction. We understand it makes many people nervous or outright frightened. But, it’s important to … Continue reading

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Is It Normal to Have Small Cracks in My Teeth?

You’re brushing or flossing in front of a mirror, and all of a sudden you notice what appear to be small vertical cracks in one or more of your teeth. Your teeth don’t hurt, and you don’t recall doing anything … Continue reading

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What to Do in a Dental Emergency

When a dental emergency strikes, would you know what to do? Each year, thousands of Americans show up at emergency rooms, urgent care facilities, and dentist offices with mouth and dental injuries. While many dental problems are preventable, accidents are bound … Continue reading

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4 Common Smile Flaws and How to Fix Them

According to a survey from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), 45% of respondents agreed that a smile is the most attractive feature a person has. More than a third of respondents (37%) said that a person with a flawed smile … Continue reading

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Tips for a Picture-Perfect Smile

Are you nervous or unhappy about how your smile looks in photographs? The end of the year brings many photo opportunities with family, friends and loved ones. Make sure you and your smile are ready for the cameras with these … Continue reading

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QUIZ: Should You Get Traditional Braces Or Invisalign?

In an ideal world, we’d all be born with perfect straight teeth. However, this is far from the case! Most people suffer from some degree of crookedness. Fortunately, there is something you can do about this issue. Humana reports: “over four million … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Coffee Stains on Your Teeth

If you’re like most Americans, you enjoy your daily java fix. According to a recent USA Today piece on the subject, “about 83 percent of adults drink coffee in the U.S., the world’s biggest consumer of the beverage, up from 78 percent a … Continue reading

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