Archive for May, 2014

Porcelain Veneers: A Versatile Cosmetic Treatment Option

Patients may consult with a cosmetic dentist regarding treatment for any number of issues that are negatively affecting the smile’s aesthetics, such as stains, chips or cracks in the teeth, or unattractive misaligned teeth. In many such cases, the cosmetic dentist can use porcelain veneers to correct the problem. Porcelain veneers are very thin, tooth-shaped […]

Do dental crowns require special care?

Dental crowns offer a valuable treatment technique to preserve a natural tooth that might otherwise have to be extracted due to advanced decay or severe injury. These tooth-shaped caps can restore a beautiful appearance to a smile that has been affected by a damaged tooth. After the dentist places a dental crown, most patients are […]