Archive for December, 2013

Dental Implants: How long is the treatment process?

After suffering from tooth loss, patients want to obtain a replacement tooth or teeth as quickly as possible to minimize the time they must spend concealing their smiles. An increasing number of patients are turning to dental implants following tooth loss because the devices provide a durable, reliable long-term solution for tooth loss. They also […]

How do I know if I’m a suitable candidate for dental implants?

Dental implants have revolutionized the way dentists address tooth loss in adulthood. Instead of removable prosthetics like dentures or difficult-to-clean bridges, a dental implant permanently replaces a single tooth or a series of implants are used to anchor an arch of prosthetic teeth. Not only are these replacements for missing teeth extremely durable, they are […]

What is a Smile Makeover?

Many patients initially consult with a cosmetic dentist due to dissatisfaction with the appearance of their smiles. A number of issues can mar your smile’s beauty, such as misaligned or missing teeth, or chips, cracks or stains in the teeth. Patients who want to enhance their smiles’ aesthetics can benefit from smile makeovers. A smile […]