At our office, we believe preventative dental care and maintenance is vital to your dental health. Through regular scheduled exams we check the overall health of your teeth and gums, perform oral cancer screenings, and perform x-rays to detect problems before they worsen. Routine dental cleanings, sealants, and fluoride treatments help prevent cavities and dental disease.
The day you get your braces off should be the best day ever. After months, maybe even years, of hiding your metal mouth and constantly digging food out of the brackets and wires, you will feel a newfound sense of (more…)
Spring break is approaching, and for a lot of high school and college students, this may mean it’s time to have their wisdom teeth removed.
Does everyone need to have wisdom teeth removed? Not necessarily.
A 2013 survey of 5,500 unmarried adults asked them to rank the qualities by which they judge the opposite sex on first meeting someone new. Teeth was the highest ranked characteristic by a long shot (58% of men and 71% of women ranked it the #1 feature by which they judge a member of the opposite sex for attractiveness). Americans spend $1.4 billion on teeth whitening products. (Click here to see this and other interesting statistics about teeth whitening from research conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.) Globally, teeth whitening is a $3.2 billion industry. If you are on social media, you have probably seen at least one DIY whitening trend. Teeth whitening is one of the quickest and easiest ways to improve a smile.