If you didn't undergo orthodontic treatment as a preteen or teen, you may want to get braces as an adult. While many adult patients look forward to correcting their bite, they aren't keen on having noticeable dental hardware. Thankfully, there are some options to consider that are more inconspicuous. 1. Invisalign These braces are the best option when it comes to braces that aren't noticeable. Unlike traditional braces, which have brackets and wires, Invisalign braces are made out of clear plastic.
30 June 2018
Does taking a bite of ice-cream make you twinge because of the sensitivity you feel with your teeth? If so, you probably suffer from tooth sensitivity, and there are a lot of reasons you may have this. Tooth sensitivity is a treatable condition, but the dentist will want to find out what is causing it before he or she offers a treatment option. Here are some of the main things that can cause tooth sensitivity.
29 May 2018
Dirty dentures can create more problems for you than they can solve, which is why you need to ensure your dentures are always thoroughly cleaned. Here are four practical tips for cleaning your dentures. 1. You Need At Least Two Forms of Cleaning The first thing you should know is that mechanical cleaning alone is not enough to keep your dentures clean; you need at least mechanical plus chemical cleaning. Mechanical cleaning is any form of cleaning that involves using physical force to get rid of denture debris.
3 May 2018
If you are going to be getting a full set of dentures or you have just got them, then you want to be sure are prepared for all that comes with wearing them. If you don't approach things the easy way, then you may find yourself going through unnecessary pain and frustration. Here are some of the tips that you should follow in order to get used to your new dentures in as simple a manner as possible, as well as information on what you can expect:
2 April 2018
Dental implants are increasingly popular options for those who are looking to make a drastic change to their smile. With implants, you will have the framework, or anchor, implanted so that it attaches to the jawbone. A replacement tooth is attached so that your smile looks natural and healthy. Now that you are familiar with the way dental implants work, your next step is to determine if implants are a good choice for your new smile.
27 February 2018
Losing a few teeth can be embarrassing if they were located at the front of your mouth, but the problem is more stressful when all of your teeth are missing. Dentures are a fast and easy way to replace missing teeth, but they are not the most ideal if you don't want to regularly remove them. It is worth investing in a cosmetic dentistry technique that gives you a full set of artificial teeth that does not have to be removed.
30 January 2018
The desire for a healthy and vibrant smile doesn't have an age minimum. Older adults and children alike share a passion for a bright white smile. If you have a child that has expressed an interest in teeth whitening, here is some important information to keep in mind. Remember That Age Matters When it comes to teeth whitening, age is a significant factor. Even if you're using a safe method to remove stains from teeth, depending on the age of the child, you could be wasting your time.
10 January 2018
When most people think of ways they can improve their smiles, the focus is on teeth. There are various orthodontic procedures and devices to straighten teeth, and whitening or having veneers placed can all make a dramatic difference in your overall appearance. But if you're still not happy with your smile, your gums could be at least partially to blame. Gum contouring is a minimally invasive procedure that helps sculpt the gum line around your teeth so it's not distracting from your pearly whites.
5 December 2017
Dental implants are often used to restore permanent teeth that have been lost. The implants can be applied to support multi-teeth appliances, but they are also used to replace individual teeth in single-tooth restorations. Each implant is a replacement for a missing tooth root. The implant is inserted into the bone of the jaw. There, the bone cells grow around the implant, fusing with the titanium device. The fusing of the implant to the jawbone occurs over a period of several months.
8 November 2017
When you have a big event coming up in your life, you want to look your best. There are a lot of things that you can do to make sure that you look good. If one of the things you want to do is to make sure that your teeth look white and unstained, then you have options as to how to do that. White Strips One option you have is to go with whitening strips.
10 October 2017