At We Smile Dentistry, we place a strong emphasis on patient education because oral health requires your participation. When we only see you twice yearly for regular cleanings and exams, the rest of the year it’s up to you to keep your smile clean and healthy. Follow along with our monthly blog posts to learn everything you need to know, from essential, potentially life-saving health information, to fun facts and more.
Chipped teeth should always be evaluated by a dentist to ensure the damage is assessed correctly. Depending on the size and location of the chip, there are a number of solutions available:Enamel Shaping – A reshaping of the tooth to smooth out small chips.Bonding – A quick solution for small chips that can be done […]
We have all heard the jokes about hockey players and their teeth (or lack thereof), but it is true that a missing tooth can ruin the appearance of even the most attractive looking smile.If you are one of the millions of people who suffer from missing teeth, you are probably very aware the affect that […]
Infants and young children love putting their fingers in their mouth. While this is entirely natural and most children will give up thumb sucking by the age of four, parents need to be aware of potential problems associated with the habit. Thumb sucking after the time that the child’s permanent teeth have begun to erupt […]
It’s no secret that a smile is an important element of the impression that we give to strangers, friends, colleagues, and potential mates. An attractive smile is one of the most meaningful aesthetic qualities we have.In our culture today, more and more people are striving to look and feel their absolute best. Turn on the […]
Dental bridges are used to replace missing teeth. They are fixed permanently in your mouth and anchored between two natural teeth. Because you cannot remove the bridge, you must practice good oral hygiene to prevent the bacteria that can cause gum disease from building on and around it.Brushing and flossing are just as important for […]
All parents would like their children to grow into adulthood with attractive, healthy teeth and smiles. The first step to ensuring this lifetime of good dental health comes in creating a positive attitude in our children towards their oral health, as well as establishing a trusting relationship with their dentist.At our dental office, we welcome […]
Nothing can ruin the appearance of a beautiful smile more quickly than unsightly spaces between your teeth. Whether the space is left by a missing tooth, or there are just unusually wide gaps between your teeth, dark spaces can turn an attractive smile into a liability that affects both your personal life and your career.Fortunately […]
Eating is one of life’s great pleasures. Sharing a delicious meal with friends or family brings enjoyment, smiles and laughter. If lost or damaged teeth are causing you to miss out on great foods and good times, our dental professionals can help.When you lose teeth, you may lose confidence in your smile. Over time your […]
A friendly, confident smile is one of the first impressions you make to the people around you. It shows potential colleagues and new acquaintances that you care enough to put your best self out there. These days, tooth loss doesn’t have to hinder your pursuit of an attractive smile.Advances in cosmetic dentistry offer several tooth […]
Did you know that there is a new way to straighten your teeth without braces?Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that corrects teeth that are crowded, protruding, or too far apart. Until recently, orthodontic treatment was focused mainly on teenagers and the preferred method was metal “train track” braces. Thanks to Invisalign, orthodontic treatment has […]
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