Month: December 2015

How Porcelain Veneers Can Transform Your Smile

By receiving porcelain veneers, you can make improvements to the shape of your teeth, and their color. The veneers, thin and semi-translucent shells that are designed to look like a row of healthy teeth, are placed over the front of your teeth. The application of veneers is a popular cosmetic treatment, one that allows your dentist… Read more »

Responding To A Dental Injury

Diligent dental care can guard against many oral health problems, but even the healthiest smile is vulnerable to physical trauma. If you have suffered a dental emergency, there are treatments available to remedy a damaged tooth. Cosmetic procedures can restore the appearance of a damaged tooth. If physical trauma has left the pulp of your… Read more »

What Happens When You Wait To Treat Oral Health Problems

One of the advantages of scheduling routine checkups is that your dentist can spot the onset of an oral health issue, even if it has not started to cause symptoms. Early detection can lead to less invasive treatments, and can stop a problem before it becomes painful. However, if you do not make regular visits… Read more »

Straightening Teeth Without Metal Braces

Your dentist can correct the alignment of your teeth without resorting to unsightly metal braces. MTM Clear Aligners can provide discreet, effective teeth straightening for patients who are uncomfortable with the idea of wearing metal braces. The aligners are constructed with a clear acrylic material, so that they are nearly undetectable. They can be removed… Read more »