Tag: cosmetic dentistry

Digital Smile Design

What Is Digital Smile Design (And How Does It Help?)

If you have chipped or worn teeth, are unhappy with the arrangement of your teeth or your smile just doesn’t feel right, a dental procedure could be the answer. But for most people, the idea of getting treatment arrives at the same roadblock. ‘What if I don’t like the new look?’, ‘Will it still look

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how does in-chair teeth whitening work

How Does In Chair Teeth Whitening Work?

Teeth whitening is a long established dental practice, and it continues to be one of the most popular cosmetic dental procedures around. The reasons for its popularity are obvious.  White teeth give off an impression of health, youth, glamour and hygiene. On the other hand, yellowed and brown teeth can often give an impression of

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how teeth whitening works

How to Whiten Your Teeth

Everyone wants pearly whites. A mouth full of gleaming white teeth is so often perceived as a symbol of vitality and glamour. Of course, it is important to keep in mind that having white teeth isn’t a marker of physical health, and it certainly isn’t a sign of good dental health. Unfortunately, only a select

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Happy couple with white straight smiles

The Ins and Outs of Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is the somewhat unsung hero of the dental world. Braces, fillings, and root canals often claim the limelight and deservedly so; these treatments address serious health issues within the mouth and allow people to continue to live healthy lives. While cosmetic dentistry doesn’t necessarily always treat health issues, it does help to treat

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close up of teeth veneers

Can You Tell Which Teeth Have Veneers?

This case is now 4 years post op and the patient had 6 veneers placed, can you tell which teeth? It’s not easy is it? Some people are reluctant to have cosmetic dentistry (whether crowns or veneers) because they have seen some people with “bad” cases that stick out like a sore thumb and conclude that ALL

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close up of teeth whitening before and after

Side Effects of Teeth Whitening: In-Chair and Take-Home

Just about every action in life has both positive and negative consequences. For instance, we all need vitamin-D to be healthy, but are only too familiar with the devastating affects that spending too much time in the sun can wreak on our skin. Similarly, in the medical world, almost every type of medication and treatment

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