The Aesthetically Appealing Porcelain Veneer

Are you looking to safely and effectively enhance your smile? Whether you’re unhappy with the size, shape, or color of your teeth, porcelain veneers may be the solution you’ve been searching for.  These extremely thin and custom made materials are bonded to the front of teeth to aesthetically improve your smile by repairing unwanted features, such as discoloration, natural wear … Read More

The Teeth Whitening Diet

***UPDATED: June 26, 2014*** A recent Dentistry Today article confirms what some already know: there are several foods and drinks that affect your oral health, but another has been added to the list. Green tea has long time been acknowledged due to its tannins and polyphenols that have the ability to stop plaque and bacteria from sticking to the surface … Read More

Floss Your Teeth for a Beautiful Face

Everyone knows that you’re supposed to floss your teeth daily, but few of us actually do.  Instead, we feel guilty at our semi-annual dental visit when the hygienist scolds us for allowing gum disease causing plaque to grow between our teeth.  We pledge to floss more often, and do over the next week or so before losing the motivation to … Read More

New Study Links Diet to Orthodontic Problems

Dr. Noreen von Cramon-Taubadel, of the University of Kent, recently released her findings in a research project centered on a long debated theory related to orthodontic problems.  The study conducted explored how the soft diet common amongst people in modern industrialized countries, impacts the growth of the jaw in relation to their teeth.  The findings are very interesting and will … Read More

FDA Approves Tooth Movement Accelerator

The FDA has recently approved a new technology which would accelerate the speed in which teeth are moved into the proper positioning.  According to the article on CosmeticDenistsNews.com, OrthoAccel Technologies developed the AcceleDent System to accelerate orthodontic treatment.  This simple applicance is removable and is non-evasive as it’s placed in the mouth for only 20 minutes per day to enhance … Read More

Teeth Whitening From Foods

Based on a 2011 survey from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, teeth whitening is the number one most requested cosmetic dentist service and the number of people wanting whiter teeth continues to rise.  Patients seek in-home services as well as in-office procedures to obtain the white smile they’ve always wanted.  But is there an easier way?  Probably not, if you’re … Read More

Most US Children Experience Tooth Decay

We’ve been discussing the importance of xylitol in keeping our mouths free of decay.  It’s a type of sugar that does not contribute to the bacteria causing problems in our mouth.  Some dentists are even suggesting it be used on children to help keep their mouths in better shape.  Apparently, American children need some help in this area. Dental caries … Read More

Are Whitening Toothpastes For You?

Pretty much every brand of toothpaste now carries a whitening line to keep up with the competitive business of teeth whitening.  You may have asked yourself if whitening toothpastes really work and if so how long will it take to see results?  The answer is that the impact will vary from person to person and for severe discoloration it’s probably … Read More

Visit Your Miami Dentist to Smile More For Your Health

Just another reason to get to your Miami dentist as soon as possible:  keep your smile as healthy as possible so you will be encouraged to smile more.  Why would we want to smile MORE?  It’s surprisingly good for your health.  Who knew? A fascinating article on About.com written by Dr. Mark Stibich, PhD lists eight reasons why smiling is … Read More

Choosing the Right Cosmetic Dentist

When looking around for Miami sedation dentists to complete your cosmetic work, be sure to know what you are looking for.  It’s very important you choose a dentist that has your best interest at heart and prioritizes your comfort and results.  Miami Dental Sedation Spa strives for a superior customer experience and they will work with you until this goal … Read More