Month: April 2012

Little Known Facts about Porcelain Veneers

Veneers Started in Hollywood The first porcelain veneers were made in the early 1900’s. They were typically used for actors in Hollywood who needed to change the appearance of their smile. These veneers were temporary and would fall off in a matter of days. Now, porcelain veneers can last for decades with thorough oral hygiene…. Read more »

Dental Implant FAQs

Why is replacing a missing tooth important? Missing teeth create a domino effect of oral health problems. All of your teeth are placeholders in your smile. Each tooth has a specific function and is shaped and located specifically for that purpose. When the tooth is missing, the surrounding teeth can become unstable in their positions…. Read more »

Sheridan Dentist Recommends Mouth Guards for Youth Sports

Did you know April is National Facial Protection Month? While not many of us will celebrate this occasion with hockey mask parties or full face football helmet brunches, this awareness month is meant to help athletes and parents of youth athletes protect their mouths during sports activities. Drs. Donald Coon, Justin Coon, and Cody L…. Read more »

Preparing Your Smile for Prom in Sheridan

It’s about that time of year. If you’re in high school, you are probably trying on prom dresses, picking out a suit, and deciding what to do with your hair. Have you considered what to do about your smile? If you have smile issues, prom season is the perfect time to whiten your teeth or… Read more »