Learn If Clear Braces Can Help With Your Orthodontic Issues

If you find yourself frustrated by overlaps, gaps, or other signs of poor dental alignment, bring the matter to your dentist’s attention. Many people are able to improve alignment issues discreetly with clear aligners. Your dentist provide valuable orthodontic corrections with Invisalign and ClearCorrect. These clear braces systems are able to gradually move your teeth so that they are properly aligned. In some cases, your dentist may not be able to approve you for this work. With that said, many people are excited to find out how they can make valuable smile improvements through orthodontic work, without being dependent on metal braces.  (more…)

Dealing With Tooth Trouble? A CEREC Crown Can Help

Is it hard to tolerate pressure on a particular tooth when you bite and chew food? Are you dealing with a lingering toothache? These are common signs of dental trouble, and it can call for a restorative dental treatment. When you need work done on a tooth, it will require support after your procedure. Fortunately, CEREC technology will allow your dentist to supply you with that support in one appointment. CEREC-made dental crowns are constructed from life-like porcelain, and your dentist is able to craft it so that it is an ideal fit over your tooth.  (more…)

Avoiding Long-Term Problems Caused By Tooth Loss

Tooth loss can cause its share of problems in your day-to-day life. After all, a gap in your smile can affect how you feel about your appearance, leaving you with feelings of discomfort. You could also find it difficult to bite and chew different foods, particularly if you have lost several teeth. It should be noted that there are problems created by tooth loss that can impair your long-term oral health, and lower your quality of life. If you want to find a way to restore your smile that can help improve your daily life, and your long-term health, ask your dentist about dental implants. With implants supporting your restoration, you can enjoy great functional and cosmetic improvements. (more…)

Responding To Tooth Decay With A CEREC Dental Crown

Many people, even those who are confident in their preventive dental care routine, will wind up suffering at least one cavity. Fortunately, modern restorative dental care offers treatments that provide both protection, and cosmetic support, so your smile needs will be well met. If you suffer a cavity that is too large to be addressed by a dental filling, a dental crown can offer the appropriate support. Crowns made using CEREC technology offer amazing convenience for patients, as they can be ready in the office, in the course of a single visit.  (more…)

3 Reasons To Consider Addressing Poor Dental Alignment

If you have issues with poor dental alignment, it can be easy, but incorrect, to assume this is solely a cosmetic concern. In addition to potentially causing problems for your appearance, crooked or poorly spaced teeth can interfere with your dental health. Fortunately, your dentist can offer a solution that leads to a better smile, and the elimination of these concerns. Treatment with clear braces can make terrific changes to your appearance. Unlike metal braces, aligners from Invisalign or ClearCorrect will not intrude on how you look. By undergoing this correction, you can be happy about your improved smile, while also enjoying better oral health overall. (more…)

Consulting Your Dentist About Implant Placement

The use of dental implants in prosthetic dental work can provide remarkable advantages for patients. With this superior degree of support for your restoration, you can feel more comfortable with your prosthetic, and more confident in your appearance and dental function. That being said, excitement about receiving a dental implant can be weighed against anxieties or uncertainty about their placement. Will you be a good candidate? What will the placement process be like? How long will this work take? During an initial consultation, you can receive valuable information regarding your candidacy for placement, while also being walked through the process of having an implant placed, and your restoration set. (more…)

Don’t Let A Problem Tooth Affect Your Dental Function

If you routinely make an effort to avoid biting or chewing food with a particular tooth, you may be creating new oral health problems. In the process of working around a problem tooth, you can put excessive strain on surrounding teeth, and even cause stress for your jaw joints. Let your dentist know if you are experiencing prolonged tooth pain or sensitivity. This could be a symptom of a cavity, or an indication of physical trauma. A dental crown can protect your tooth, and address any cosmetic concerns that resulted from an ongoing problem. Because your dentist relies on CEREC technology, it is possible to have that crown after just one appointment! (more…)