Many of us have metal restorations from the days when they were the only commonly used materials available. However, as dentistry has moved away from the use of metal restorations, you may be wondering whether you should or leave them in. Although metal restorations may be highly durable and can last for many years, […]
Youthful skin has an amazing ability to bounce back. Just think of all the times your great aunt grabbed your cheek as a child and shook it. You thought your cheek skin would come right off, but instead it bounced back. Good as new, except for maybe a little redness.
Unfortunately, our skin loses this […]
Have you just learned that you’re probably going to lose your teeth? We understand that this can be a scary time. You might feel powerless and depressed. But don’t let these feelings overwhelm you. You still have an important choice to make.
Although you are losing your teeth, you still have a future, and you […]
Stress is a constant in modern life. And it’s increasing recently. More people are reporting stress-related symptoms than in the past. Among the symptoms of stress is bruxism, the clenching and grinding of teeth. In fact, as much as 70% of bruxism cases are related to stress.
Teeth clenching and grinding can have a complex […]
So, you’ve decided that porcelain veneers are the right technique for you. You want to whiten, reshape, repair, and/or straighten your teeth in one simple procedure. Now all that’s left is finding the right dentist to perform the procedure. This is the most important decision you will make, because nothing will have more of […]