Uneven Teeth: Why You Should Opt For Getting Them Contoured

Posted on: 13 October 2015

Are you frustrated with your uneven teeth ruining a smile that could be beautiful? You can get your uneven teeth corrected by undergoing tooth contouring. Here is what you should know about tooth contouring and what it is estimated to cost. What Makes Tooth Contouring Good for Fixing Uneven Teeth? Tooth contouring is only good for evening out teeth if you are a good candidate. Basically, you must undergo an X-ray so the dentist can get a look at the pulp chamber of the teeth that will be contoured. [Read More]

Dental Charities Help Save Smiles

Posted on: 29 September 2015

Cosmetic dentistry refers to any dental work that improves how a person's teeth look. But not everyone has access to the dental treatments they need to enhance their smiles. Fortunately, there are a number of dental charities across the nation that help make dental services available to adults and children who otherwise would not be able to get the dental care they need. American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Charitable Foundation [Read More]

What To Expect During A Root Canal

Posted on: 4 September 2015

Root canals can be a scary procedure if you're not sure what's going to happen. Here are some steps to follow along with during your root canal.   Anesthesia Anesthesia can be administered in a few ways. Your dentist will first use a cotton swab to place a local anesthesia on the surface of your gums. Next, the dentist will inject anesthesia into the tissue to numb the surrounding tissues. Your dentist will check to make sure that you're fully numb before proceeding with the root canal. [Read More]

What You Need To Know About Bone Grafts And Bone Loss

Posted on: 14 August 2015

If you've ever lost a permanent tooth you're at risk for bone loss. Bone loss can seriously affect your oral health and your visual appearance. By knowing how bone loss affects you and how to prevent and correct it, you will be able to maintain your dental health and your appearance. The Role Teeth Play In Bone Loss Your jawbone is surprisingly sensitive. When you lose a tooth your jawbone senses that loss. [Read More]