The TMJ – the abbreviation for temporomandibular joints – are the joints and jaw muscles that allow you to open and close your mouth. When you have a TMJ problem, the side effects can be severe, not only causing pain but leading to compromised cosmetic dentistry and damaged teeth. The solution for TMJ problems is […]
Every single tooth in your mouth has an important job to do. Losing one to damage, extraction, or decay is a big deal and affects your entire oral health. While a missing front tooth may seem more dire than a missing molar, both are big problems. There are many reasons why you must replace a […]
If someone were giving out awards for cosmetic dentistry treatments, ZOOM! teeth whitening would hover very close to the top of every category, and probably come out on top. There are plenty of reasons that professional teeth whitening has long remained one of the most popular smile makeover treatments.
Back to school is a busy season for kids, but adults have a lot going on too. Whether you’re a parent or a teacher or both, you are thinking about your growing list of responsibilities and all that’s to come for the school year ahead. Feel good about yourself, how you look, and how you […]
Your dentist and hygienist have always known that flossing is good for you, an essential part of daily oral health care. Now, a new analysis has found that flossing and brushing may help prevent dementia and cognitive impairment. There are so few things a person can do to effectively ward off cognitive decline – knowing […]
Are you unable to participate in the things you’d like to because of the condition of your teeth? Are you prevented from eating foods you love because of a smile that’s fallen into disrepair? Free yourself from the limitations of broken-down teeth with a customized smile makeover.
When you want to beautify your smile, there are many possible ways to make it happen. Cosmetic dentistry options abound. However, there may be some very clear signs that porcelain veneers are the one smile makeover treatment that is calling your name.
Summer is sunny, bright, crisp, clean – and you want your smile to reflect the same. But it feels dingy, stained, and flawed. You may not have a lot of time or be willing to invest in a big-budget smile makeover right now, but you don’t have to in order to get better-looking teeth for […]
People who suffer from anxiety, depression, or other mental health disorders are at a higher risk of developing oral health problems. Emotional well-being has a major impact on overall wellness as well as teeth and gums. May is Mental Health Awareness Month and, after a year of a stressful pandemic, now is a good time […]
If you have a graduate in your life, you want to help set them up for success, whether they’re moving on from college, grad school, vocational school, or otherwise. Or maybe you yourself are the graduate and you’re trying to figure out the best ways to improve your resume. Get a leg up in the […]