Why People Whiten Their Teeth
6 March 2018
Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments, and with good reason. Here are some of the reasons people whiten their teeth:
To Look Younger
There are many causes of teeth discoloration, and aging is one of them. As you age, the thickness of the outer layers of your teeth (the protective enamel) reduces due to the accumulative effect of years of natural wear and tear. Unfortunately, this lets the color of the dentin (the layer of the tooth under the) show through—and the dentin is yellow in color.
Are You In Recovery From Substance Abuse? 3 Strategies To Get Back On Track With Your Dental Health
10 February 2018
There is no way around it. Substance abuse often takes its toll on teeth. Unfortunately, drugs and alcohol tend to decrease saliva production and create an environment where cavities and gum disease flourish. Now that you are sober, you naturally want to jumpstart your new healthy lifestyle by taking back control over your dental health. As you begin to rebuild your health and happiness, use these tips to restore your smile.
Customizing Dental Implants: How This Works And Why It's Not A Strange Request
10 January 2018
Okay, so, dental implants are fake teeth that are permanently installed in your mouth. Most dentists just create teeth to fit the holes and create them to look like the teeth that should have been in these open spaces. Yet, there are people who request customized dental implants. This seems really strange, considering that implants are already, technically, customized to fit your mouth. Here is more on this subject, how it works, and why it is not so strange a request as you might think.
Do You Need To Run To The Dentist? Here's How To Find Out
8 December 2017
Too many people make the mistake of not understanding just how important it is for them to get to the dentist as soon as they start to experience some dental issues. This is not to say that there are not issues that can wait, such as a small amount of cold sensitivity, but the following issues will need to be brought to the attention of your trusted dentist right away.