Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

Tweak Your Smile with Cosmetic Bonding

“Go big or go home!” might be the rallying cry of gamblers and buffet aficionados, but it isn’t necessarily the truth when it comes to making over your smile. Unfortunately, many people are under the impression that cosmetic dentistry has to involve big, complex (and expensive) treatments that dramatically alter the appearance of their smile…. Read more »

Tooth Contouring: Smooth Your Smile

Unhappy with the way your smile looks? Do you find that you seek out creative ways to cover up your smile so other people do not notice the problems that cause you to feel embarrassed? If so, ask yourself this question: Are the issues small and easily improved with a tiny bit of tissue removal? If… Read more »

Intrinsic Tooth Stains And Cosmetic Bonding

When your teeth look discolored you may run to the store to buy an over-the-counter tooth whitening kit, but what if that doesn’t work? There is something called intrinsic staining that isn’t conducive to bleaching. Extrinsic stains, on the other hand, respond well to bleaching because they are on the outside of your tooth enamel… Read more »

Questions About Cosmetic Dentistry? We’ll Answer Them!

Many cosmetic dental procedures were introduced in the 1980s but most of the people who partook were celebrities, politicians, and the wealthy. In the 1990’s cosmetic dentistry seemed to take off, and today it is popular even in the mainstream. However, cosmetic dentistry may still seem a bit mysterious to those of you who have… Read more »

When Does Teeth-Whitening Not Work?

Few things can affect your confidence as much as your smile, and few things can affect your smile’s appearance as consistently as teeth stains. Fortunately, in most cases, teeth stains can often be erased with a professional teeth-whitening treatment. Sometimes, though, stains and discoloration can be too stubborn for a traditional bleaching treatment to address…. Read more »

Tooth Contouring FAQs

In most cases, we find that patients can easily point to one concern they have about the appearance of their smiles. For patients who feel concerned about tooth shape or length, we may be able to offer you the improvements that you want with tooth contouring. This cosmetic treatment is comfortable and simple, allowing you… Read more »

Bonding for Your Tooth

The secret to your smile’s appearance is that even the most minor inconsistencies can have a dramatic impact. Small but noticeable stains; chipped or worn down edges; or slightly excessive spaces between teeth can make your entire smile seem imperfect. In many cases, however, correcting minor cosmetic issues can be achieved with a non-invasive, but… Read more »

Planning and Placing Porcelain Veneers

Have you been looking for a way to achieve the brilliant, sparkling smile you seem to see on celebrities quite often? You may have even noticed you see this type of extraordinary appearance on friends and family members. That’s because porcelain veneers can transform the beauty of your smile – and the smile of most… Read more »

Valentine’s Day Daddy Daughter Dance

Calling all dads and daughters! Oh, and calling all grandfathers and granddaughters, uncles and nieces, too! Valentine’s Day is steadily approaching, so what better way to celebrate than to bring your sweetheart to a Valentine’s Day dance? So put on your best duds, slip on your dancing shoes, and come out for a special way… Read more »

Quiz: Which Whitening Treatment Is Right for You?

If you want to enjoy a brighter and more youthful smile, you may be considering teeth whitening. This treatment is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures. It is safe, comfortable, and does not involve any alteration of your teeth. At the same time, however, the treatment can have very dramatic results for your appearance,… Read more »