Dental Veneers For a Better Smile

Are you looking to improve your smile? Maybe your teeth are discolored or chipped. Or maybe they’re misaligned, uneven, or irregularly shaped. Dental veneers are routinely used to correct all of these issues, creating a bright, white, beautiful smile. Here’s some general information about this simple cosmetic dental procedure to help you decide if veneers are right for you. Dental … Read More

Warning: DIY Teeth Whitening Method May Cause Long-term Damage

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love a bright, white smile. Fortunately, there are a plethora of options when trying to get rid of stains and yellowing. Whether you’re looking for an over-the-counter product, or treatments at your dental office, you have several choices. That being said, there are some choices, many of which are found on the internet, that … Read More

Is Cosmetic Dentistry Right For You?

Cosmetic dentistry is more popular now than ever before, and the industry just keeps growing. Whether your teeth are discolored, chipped, misshapen or missing, there are several options available to improve your smile, with benefits that often go beyond simple aesthetics. An improvement in oral health has been shown to improve both physical and mental health, leading to higher quality … Read More

Kick-off the Holidays With a Trip to Your Dentist

Can you believe it’s already the middle of November? The holiday season is quickly approaching, and if you’re anything like me, your mind is constantly running through a never-ending to do list. Shopping lists, gift ideas, decorating needs, and social obligations might be preoccupying most of your waking thoughts (and some of your sub-conscious ones too). But before things get … Read More

Smile! (It Makes You Look Younger)

Did you know that the simple act of smiling can make you look younger? A recent study conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) found that the age of a person is most likely to be underestimated when he or she is smiling. Typically, individuals find smiling faces to be more attractive, upbeat, and youthful, a fact that … Read More

Better Your Smile for the Big Day

The first day of summer is right around the corner which means that wedding season is in full swing. There are several times in your life that you want to look your best, and the day that you exchange your vows is definitely one of them. According to an article from Everyday Health, smiling can increase positive behaviors, improve confidence, … Read More

Startling Smile Statistics

Startling new statistics have confirmed what cosmetic dentists around the world already knew: many people are unhappy with their smiles.  According to a recent article from Dentistry Today, more than a quarter of participants claimed that they didn’t like to smile because they felt their teeth were unattractive. Additionally, 81% of people stated that they believe their teeth look less … Read More

Correct Minor Imperfections with Tooth Sculpting

Are you unhappy with the shape, size, or position of your teeth? Sometimes, the smallest adjustment is all that is needed to really enhance your whole appearance. If you have minor imperfections then tooth reshaping, or dental contouring, might be the answer for you. Tooth reshaping can correct simple issues, such as irregularly shaped teeth, tiny chips in teeth, or … Read More

Trends in Cosmetic Dentistry

In an effort to better understand trends in cosmetic dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) has completed several surveys over the years, asking their members to participate in an online questionnaire. The latest study was completed between October 17 and November 18, 2013. 659 dentists from around the country answered questions about their practice, the community where they … Read More

Resolve to Improve Your Smile

Are you one of the millions of people who have vowed to transform their appearance in 2014? The New Year often stirs motivation within individuals to shed those extra few pounds, get more sleep, quit smoking, exercise more, along with a slew of other changes that are meant to build self esteem by improving the outward appearance.  All of those … Read More