Say Something To Your Dentist If You Develop A Toothache

Are you able to bite, chew, and speak comfortably, or is an aching tooth starting to affect your daily life? Toothaches can be difficult to ignore. While a brief problem with pain or sensitivity could be sinus-related, a lingering toothache is certainly a cause for alarm! At our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office, patients who have issues with dental pain can have a tooth closely evaluated to see what is causing their discomfort. After identifying a problem, we can recommend the appropriate dental service to put a stop to your issues with pain or sensitivity. If restorative treatment is needed, we can rely on our same-day dental crowns to complete your treatment in less time than other practices can require. (more…)

We Can Work With You To Resolve Several Smile Problems

couple with confident, healthy smilesWhile some people only have to worry about maintaining a smile that is already healthy, others may need help to recover from problems that have impacted their dental well-being. If you are someone with several oral health issues, you may be ready to discuss your options for restorative dental work as well as what cosmetic dentistry can do for you. Our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office is prepared to help those individuals who might benefit from full-mouth rehabilitation. Through a careful evaluation and discussion, we can determine what problems currently affect you, and what treatment options can help you show off meaningful improvements. Once these procedures are complete, you can marvel at the sight of your lovely restored smile! (more…)

Restoring A Smile Hurt By Chipped Or Worn Teeth

A smile that used to fill you with confidence now makes you feel self-conscious. Through the years, changes in your dental health and the accumulation of teeth stains can affect your comfort level with your appearance. Many people also grow self-conscious because they develop problems with wear and tear that affect their appearance. Small chips and cracks, as well as the gradual wearing down of teeth, can leave you with a smile that appears misshapen or uneven. There are several procedures that can help restore your smile if this has happened. At our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office, we can review the different treatment options that are available to you in order to renew your confidence in your appearance. We can also discuss the potential need to restore vulnerable teeth with dental crowns. (more…)

Do Your Teeth Overlap And Look Crowded? Invisalign Can Help

When teeth are too close together, they can overlap each other or sit at odd angles. This can give the appearance of crowding, and it can make it hard to remain confident in your smile. While issues with malocclusion are often addressed during childhood, adults can develop problems after their teeth shift, or because the arrival of their wisdom teeth pushed in their teeth. Your Sheridan, WY dentist’s office is prepared to help you if you wish to do something about visible crowding. Through the use of Invisalign aligners, we can gradually change the spacing of your smile so that your teeth are evenly aligned. Unlike metal braces, which are permanently bonded to teeth for the duration of treatment, Invisalign appliances can be easily removed at times when they might be in your way. You can also appreciate how difficult it is to see them when they are in place! (more…)

Tooth Decay Can Be More Harmful Than You Realize

scared of a cavity, woman covering mouth to hide teethMany people who work to protect their teeth from harm will still have at least one cavity in their lifetime. When decay becomes a problem, you should see to it that the matter is dealt with as soon as possible. Giving the cavity time to grow means letting more of your tooth structure suffer permanent damage, which can eventually affect how your dentist must approach restorative dental treatment. At our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office, patients who need to be treated for cavities can have their oral health restored with a lifelike dental filling or dental crown. By using materials that imitate healthy enamel, we can make sure that you complete treatment with sustained confidence in your appearance as well as a properly restored tooth! (more…)

Improve Your Smile By Restoring Worn Or Misshapen Teeth

Teeth can gradually become worn down over time, a problem that can cause your confidence in your smile to suffer. What should you do about this issue? The right treatment can depend on just how severe the issue is, and how it might have impacted your dental health. At our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office, patients who are bothered by misshapen, worn, or damaged teeth can learn about their different options for restoring those teeth. Sometimes, a dental crown will be needed to make sure that the tooth is properly restored. However, there are times when cosmetic dental work can be enough to address these concerns. (more…)

Can A Change In Your Routine Affect Your Oral Hygiene?

woman thinking about oral hygieneSeemingly small changes that affect your daily routine may have more impact than you realize. Without noticing, that change in your routine can affect the approach you take to protecting your smile. This can build over time, and you can learn that you are in need of a dental filling or dental crown at your next appointment! Your Sheridan, WY dentist’s office is here to help you fight problems with your oral health. In addition to providing general dental care at evaluations, we can offer guidance to help you make positive changes to your routine in order to better prevent oral health troubles. (more…)

Is It Time To Change Up My Approach To Dental Care?

If your approach to oral hygiene has consistently protected you against problems like tooth decay in the past, can you assume that your smile will remain safe from harm? Is it possible that your ability to avoid cavities, gum disease, and other problems will change as you age? Physical changes are a fact of aging, but the right commitment to preventive care can help you avoid frustrating problems. At our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office, we can offer guidance if you have concerns about your current routine. We are also ready to respond to any problems that require restorative services, as we provide dental crowns and dental fillings that keep teeth safe and secure without changing their appearance! (more…)

Are You Growing Frustrated With Dental Sensitivity?

A cold drink can be a refreshing way to fight the summer heat, but people with dental sensitivity can find the experience uncomfortable. Sensitivity issues can make it hard for people to enjoy hot and cold items, and may also affect someone’s experience with sweets. For some, sensitivity issues can make every meal, and every day, less pleasant and more frustrating. So why are you struggling with this, and what can be done about it? There are several problems that lead to experiences with sensitivity. While some can be a consequence of natural enamel erosion or a change in your gum line, you can also struggle because of dental decay. Our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office is prepared to help you identify why you are experiencing troubles, and we can recommend treatment to help you. (more…)

We Can Care For Your Injured Tooth With A Same-Day Crown

As a cavity worsens, the damage to your tooth can spread. Eventually, the harm will be significant enough to ensure that treatment with a dental filling is no longer an option. In a situation like this, or in one where your dentist has to address a physical injury, a dental crown will be able to provide more support for the tooth. At our Sheridan, WY dentist’s office, treatment with dental crowns is made more convenient for patients because we have CEREC technology at our practice. While other locations can require multiple visits to successfully place a permanent crown, we have the technology at our office to design and make your crown on-site. (more…)