• Cosmetic Dentistry: A Guide to the Perfect Smile
    A quick Google search reveals that there are a lot of opinions out there about what constitutes a perfect smile. Why are there so many different definitions? That’s mostly because a smile that’s perfect for one person may be completely out of place on another. In other words, a perfect smile is as unique as the person that it belongs to, so achieving the perfect smile requires personalized attention, an overall understanding of facial and dental
  • Crowns, Bridges and Braces: A Guide to a Strengthened Smile
    To achieve a truly effective smile makeover, talented cosmetic dentists rely on a variety of tools and procedures. The ones that are used depend on the condition and quality of the existing teeth and the way they currently affect your smile. Regardless of why you’re unsatisfied with your smile, you can rest assured that there are solutions. With options like crowns, bridges and braces, cosmetic dentists can take your smile from
  • Dental Implants: A Consumer’s Guide to New Teeth
    Dental implants are widely considered to be an effective treatment for tooth replacement. The key to successful functional and cosmetic outcome is proper diagnosis and treatment planning of the area. The supporting bone and gum are critical to both parameters of success. To obtain this success, procedures like bone grafting or gum grafting may be required along with the implant therapy.
  • Teeth Whitening: A Guide to A Bright Smile
    Tooth whitening is the process of gently removing unsightly stains from the outer enamel coating of your
    teeth. When we restore your teeth to their original shade of brightness, we call the process teeth whitening.
    If we exceed that original brightness to create a truly gleaming smile, we call the process dental bleaching.
    The term “whitening” refers to removing superficial stains on enamel. When you see OTC products claim
  • Veneers: A Guide to the Porcelain
    Porcelain veneers are an important part of a total smile makeover. Although some people assume that such cosmetic dental procedures are the exclusive domain of celebrities, nothing could be further from the truth. Veneers have been a popular choice among students, homemakers, office workers—in short, anyone who desires a more attractive smile. Veneers are ultra thin ceramics that are bonded to the tooth. The technique