Understanding Your Orthodontic Options

Working with a professional to get the straight teeth you desire is a very involved process. Before you take the jump, it's a good idea to understand the major available orthodontics options. If you're thinking about what way to go, these four choices are worth exploring. Traditional Metal Braces Metal and wire have their virtues as materials for braces. First, they're very cost-effective. Second, this style of orthodontics has been perfected over many decades. Read More 

The Top Invisalign Clear Aligner Tips

Are you ready to start your journey to a straight smile with Invisalign? If clear aligners are in your future, take a look at the top tips to make your orthodontic experience better. Set an Alarm Do you enjoy the idea of taking your aligner trays out for meals, some types of sports, or other occasions? Even though the ability to remove aligners is one of the top benefits of this orthodontic option, you still need to wear the trays for most of the day (and the night too). Read More 

Tooth Pain? Why You Need To Get To The Dentist

Sometimes our teeth hurt for a number of reasons. Maybe you bit into something and it hurt your teeth for a minute or two, or maybe you drank/ate something cold and it causes some pain for just a second, but when your tooth pain persists, it's time to get to the dentist. Tooth pain isn't something you should ever mess around with, and it's important to get your teeth examined by a dental professional. Read More 

Signs You Need Professional Teeth Whitening

There are various ways of brightening teeth. Some of the techniques require a professional's touch, while others can be tacked as DIY brightening. The following are some of the circumstances under which you should opt for professional teeth whitening. First-Time Whitening If you have never whitened your teeth before, then you probably know very little about teeth whitening. Consult your dentist to give you an overview of teeth whitening techniques and their pros and cons. Read More 

Formerly Straightened Teeth Now Crooked By Bad Habits? Here’s How A Cosmetic Dentist Can Help

For most people, going through braces once is more than enough. Braces can provide you with lasting benefits if you treat your teeth the right way, but unfortunately, certain bad habits like smoking and biting one's nails can cause the teeth to shift and change positions. If this has happened to you, it doesn't mean that you're doomed to have to go through braces again. This is how a cosmetic dentist can help. Read More