Dental Trends: Fixing Gummy Smiles One Visit at a Time

Dealing With A Major Toothache? 3 Reasons To See An Emergency Dentist Instead Of Waiting

Are you experiencing a tremendous amount of pain in one of your teeth? It may hurt bad enough that you're unable to eat, drink, or even speak without feeling pressure, pain, or a combination of the two. If this is the case, you should see an emergency dentist instead of waiting to get treatment. The dentist could examine the condition of your teeth and identify the source of your pain before providing treatment that helps you get much-needed relief. Read More 

Can Periodontal Treatments Protect the Periodontal Ligament?

In the early stages of gum disease, a patient may experience inflammation and bleeding gums. In advanced stages of gum disease, oral bacteria can cause the destruction of the jaw bone and the periodontal ligament (PDL). The periodontal ligament plays an important role in your mouth and if it is not easily restored if gum disease goes untreated. Read on to learn more about this structure and how periodontal disease treatments can help protect the PDL. Read More 

Dental Veneers Allow For One Treatment Instead Of Multiple Treatments

The funny thing about smiles is that very few people are happy with their natural ones. Of course, people often form their first opinion of someone based on their smile. Due to this, it only makes sense that people want to have the best smile possible and will go to great lengths to achieve it. Some people visit their dentist, or a cosmetic dentist, and undergo many different treatments to have the type of smile they want. Read More 

A Step By Step Guide To Getting Dental Implants

For many people, dental implants will prove to be the most beneficial option for replacing their damaged or missing teeth. After all, these implants provide a much more natural appearance and stronger bite strength than traditional dentures. Dental implants can also help prevent bone loss associated with the use of dentures. Unfortunately, despite all of these impressive benefits, some people are still hesitant to get implants simply because they are unfamiliar with the process of getting them. Read More 

How to Stop Cavities from Forming Between Your Teeth

If you check your teeth in the mirror each time you practice oral hygiene, you can usually spot most oral conditions before they worsen. That includes cavities too. However, the area between your teeth is more difficult to examine. This is a problem for some people because cavities can form between teeth too. And by the time you notice a cavity between teeth, the damage is already done. To prevent cavities from forming between your teeth, carry out the following actions each day. Read More