Month: October 2016

3 Ways Your Dentist Can Improve How Your Smile Looks

Is it fair to expect your dentist to make your smile more attractive? After all, your dentist is there to make sure your teeth are healthy – what do looks have to do with that? Your dentist is focused on your oral health, but they can also provide cosmetic treatments that can address esthetic concerns… Read more »

Repairing A Tooth With A Filling Or A Dental Crown

The first step to repairing a tooth that is suffering from decay is to remove the infected area. Once your dentist has removed this portion of your tooth, and cleaned it, they will need to restore it by replacing what was lost. There are two main methods to produce this restoration. If the cavity in question… Read more »

Dealing With The Discomfort Of TMJ Pains

TMJ pains can cause your quality of life to take a real hit. You can suffer periodic bouts of real discomfort, with discomfort in your face and jaw that can interfere with your ability to speak, or to bite and chew food. You might also develop chronic headaches. This discomfort might stem from arthritic jaw… Read more »

Quiz: Strategies For Whitening Your Teeth

If you want to keep your teeth white, watch out for items that leave stains – think color-rich drinks and food items, and tobacco products. You should also put in the work to sustain your oral health. These actions can help maintain your appearance, but what can you do if you want to improve the… Read more »