Category Archives: Cosmetic Dentistry

Your Child’s Yellow Teeth: Normal or Not?

Between the ages of seven and ten, you’ll witness your child’s smile transform from baby teeth to permanent teeth. You might also notice that these new permanent teeth look quite different than the baby teeth you are used to. Many … Continue reading

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When To Replace A Filling?

Whether you have a silver amalgam filling or a tooth-colored filling, there are situations that can arise in both that warrant replacement. Just like in other types of restorations, even tooth-colored fillings can wear out over time. Here are some … Continue reading

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Dental Veneers: The Instant Smile Makeover

There are many ways to improve the appearance of your smile, from simple teeth whitening and dental boding to orthodontic and other treatments. For patients that want a full smile transformation without multiple procedures or a lengthy orthodontic process, dental … Continue reading

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When Yellow Teeth Are Beyond Your Control

Do you suffer from a dull or yellow smile? It may not be your fault. While most people are well aware of daily culprits that cause teeth to yellow, including coffee, tea and smoking, there are other factors that may … Continue reading

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What To Expect After a Chipped Tooth

Chipped teeth are one of the most common dental injuries. Although your teeth are considered to be the hardest part of your body, they are not invincible. A tooth can chip after biting down on something too hard or during … Continue reading

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Adults and Cavities

You may think that children are the only ones at real risk for cavities. The truth is, however, adults are just as likely to get tooth decay. In fact, aging adults encounter specific oral health problems that can put them … Continue reading

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Never Ignore A Chipped Tooth

If you have recently chipped your tooth, you need to see your dentist. Repairing a chipped tooth is not just for those that are concerned about a perfect smile; your dental health is also at stake. Although your outer tooth … Continue reading

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What’s Sabotaging Your Whiter Smile?

Since the smile is one of the first things people notice, it comes to no surprise that teeth whitening is the most sought after cosmetic dental procedure. There are a number of causes for tooth discoloration, many of which can … Continue reading

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The Importance of a Straight Smile

A straight smile is not just desirable trait; it may be more important than you think. Besides the fact that straight teeth are easier to clean, a properly aligned smile provides powerful social and emotional benefits as well. It may … Continue reading

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Go Ahead and Indulge!

Since you may be tired of hearing about what you should not eat or drink to keep your teeth healthy, here are some surprising indulgences that get the green light (in moderation) from your dentist. Coffee, dark chocolate and red … Continue reading

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