As you prepare to come in for your dental filling, even if you feel completely relaxed about the procedure (which you should, since it is absolutely comfortable!), you may still be dealing with a bit of anxiety about what to expect later. As in, after you go home and the filling is in place. What’s life going to be like, you may wonder? Will your tooth feel and look okay? Do you need to buy special toothpaste? We’ve got all the answers you could ever need!
When you look around at smiles, see teeth in magazines, talk closely with friends and family members, and more, you may notice that you feel like the only person with little ridges on your teeth. Where did they come from and why do you rarely see them on other smiles? Fortunately, this is nothing to worry about (but we know you might not be happy with your smile’s appearance). Learn more about mamelons and how to rely on cosmetic dentistry for improvement.
The idea of going through teeth whitening for a smile you absolutely love probably sounds like an experience that is well worth it. Once you find out that it’s a comfortable, convenient option, following through with it is almost too easy. That is, until you start wondering what you can expect once the treatment is over. As luck would have it, fortune is certainly shining down on you when it comes to professional cosmetic care. We do our best to protect your smile and to prepare you to care for it after a treatment. Learn more about the details as you set out to receive a whiter grin.
Do you know your oral sedation facts? Or, do you have only the slightest idea about what might set it apart from other sedation selections (but not by much)? If you’re all over the place and would like to streamline your knowledge, we suggest collecting essential facts with our helpful quiz. Of course, whatever you’re still lacking in knowledge we will be happy to fill in during your next appointment (or over the phone).
If you don’t know very much about your gums but you are diagnosed with any stage of gum disease, you might find that you know something is wrong and that treatment is essential … but that for the most part, you have no idea what we’re talking about. We don’t love this, of course, because one of our priorities is for our patients to feel educated and relaxed about the care they receive. To make sure you know all about your gum health, we offer up some essential terms to store away in the “dental center” of your mind.
When you’re getting ready to receive Invisalign treatment, you are probably full of excitement about how lovely your smile is going to look in the future. Then, of course, there might also be some factors that have you a little bit worried. The treatment will be covering your smile and shifting your teeth, so there’s a bit of an adjustment period. What to think about this? How to make it easier? How do you avoid losing your trays? For the time being just take a breath, relax, and let us help you make it through the beginning of your treatment with ease!
Are you someone who can barely utter a sentence without talking about your beloved pup? Perhaps you and your hound tend to go just about everywhere together. If you are always overjoyed to discover events that are pet-friendly, why not stop by this upcoming event called Yappy Hour? It’s actually designed for you and your dog, so come out for a great time!
There’s nothing wrong with asking questions about cosmetic care or any other type of dental care for that matter! In fact, we encourage you to talk with us about anything you’re considering for your smile, so you feel good about your choices. As you may have guessed, we would much prefer you come to us with questions right away, rather than giving yourself time to feel worried about treatment. If you’re curious about dental contouring, for instance, we are happy to help. Consider some common concerns, questions, and the answers we have for you.
If you have been thinking about your gum health lately and wondering where gum disease comes from, you may need a quick refresher. We are always happy to go over the details with you because this is one oral health issue that you do not want to deal with! Remember, the more consistent you are with your dental checkups and the better you care for your smile, the easier it is to avoid periodontal problems (or to treat them immediately). Consider some reminders, so you stay on track with your smile care.
If you haven’t been in to see us in quite some time, you might be feeling hesitant. If you’re considering coming in as a new patient but you’ve been away from dental care for a while or you’re just not sure what to expect, you might put your appointment off for a while. Then again, you might not like the way your smile has been looking as of late but you’re having a hard time putting your finger on the problem. There are a lot of reasons to need care and they all require you to start with one thing: Schedule a dental visit with us!