Looking your best at a holiday party ideally doesn’t include a smile that sports a row of crimson-red teeth. But after drinking a small glass of red wine, you may find it a fate that’s hard to avoid. What causes those annoying red wine teeth stains, and is it possible to minimize the discoloration? Read […]
Your teeth are the hardest part in your body – even harder than bone! But like bones, they’re not impervious to damage. Coating each tooth is a layer of enamel that helps keep the more sensitive parts of your teeth protected from bacteria and decay. But when you experience a chipped tooth or cracked tooth […]
If you’ve ever had braces, chances are you’re familiar with a retainer. Retainers are a common orthodontic appliance, especially among young people, and are often the final step in perfecting your pearly whites after braces are removed. The most common purpose for a retainer is to help teeth stay in their new position after shifting […]
The dreaded dental impression – getting one used to be awkward, messy, even downright unpleasant for many patients. But thanks to modern technology, digital mouth scanners have made creating dental impressions easier than brushing your teeth.
Whitening procedures performed by a dental professional – or under their direction using professional supplies provided by them – are just as convenient as the over-the-counter products. But beyond that, treatments administered under dental supervision are generally both safer and more effective than getting teeth whitened by over-the-counter products. Here’s why:
Summer always brings plenty of reasons to smile. Beyond the warm, sunny days, there are milestone events, like weddings, anniversaries, graduations, and class reunions. If you want to sport a truly spectacular smile this summer, start off the season with a smile makeover. We’ve got 4 ways you can you can have your smile ready […]