Fillings are for cavities, of course. But did you know that tooth-colored fillings can be used to repair other problems with your teeth too? Some dental restorations and cosmetic dentistry procedures can be done using composite fillings. Applying them helps prevent a dental problem from growing bigger.
Sometimes you live with an annoying tooth problem because you think you don’t have time to see the dentist, you think the problem is no big deal, or you simply don’t want to go to the dentist. But these beliefs can turn a minor annoyance into a major oral health issue. Dental bonding is a […]
Do you have crooked teeth? Gaps between your teeth? Overlapping teeth? Tooth misalignment can give you a smile you don’t love, but you may not want to commit to braces to get that coveted straight smile. Thank goodness for cosmetic dentistry. The right procedure will deliver straight teeth and then some.
I’ve lived most of my life with fluoride stains on my front teeth. My dentist first suggested I try teeth whitening, but it seemed to almost make the stains look worse until the color evened out. At my last appointment, I asked about other options to cover the stains, and he recommended porcelain veneers. I […]