Can I Straighten My Smile … Secretly?

womancoveringmouthhatWhile it might be a little bit difficult to keep secret from the entire world the fact that you are receiving orthodontic care, there is certainly something we can do to help you hide it! For those with cosmetic concerns wishing to achieve a straighter, beautifully aligned grin through inconspicuous means, we suggest Powerprox braces. Never heard of them? Let’s talk!

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Types Of Discomfort: Details

womancoveringmouthblksweaterDealing with discomfort can become a bit confusing. You don’t want to overreact, of course, but you also don’t want to avoid care when you need it. The best thing to remind yourself is that without a dental visit with us, you cannot make any final diagnoses on your own, so scheduling an appointment is never a waste of time. As for some helpful specifics about what might be going on, we offer a bit of help.

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Why You Might Want Dental Bonding

whypaperrevealAre you considering your different options when it comes to cosmetic dentistry? Have you learned that when you choose dental bonding, you can basically “add” tissue to your smile with the use of composite? If so, and this is what you think you need to make esthetic improvements, you may like what you’re hearing but still feel somewhat uncertain about how bonding applies in specific instances. How might it work for you? Let’s make our way through some reasons you just might want bonding for your needs.

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Eating: The Steps You Overlook

stepbystepIt’s very easy to take for granted the fact that we can pop food into our mouths, break it down, swallow it, and get on with our day. Have you ever stopped to consider how food goes from the delicious stuff on your plate to your stomach, where it will then further break down so it can fuel your body? If not, the brief moments food is in your mouth are full of some surprising details. In fact, it might make you think twice about the significance of your oral health. A healthy mouth is one that allows for continued ease of eating!

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What Your Toothbrush Cannot Do

whywomanYou may have a moment when you suddenly think to yourself that you’re going to become more of a minimalist. As a result, you decide that when it comes to your dental hygiene, you’re going to just stick with a toothbrush and toothpaste (and that brushing will see you through no matter what)! Unfortunately, you’re overlooking the fact that while a brush and paste are quite beneficial and powerful for preventive care, they cannot do it all. Let’s consider some good examples of why you need more than your toothbrush.

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Learning About Cosmetic Dentistry

smile pointingatteethThere’s something very exciting about considering cosmetic dentistry for your smile. You know that you can make some impressive improvements, which may cause you to daydream about what you would look like after treatment. While this is all well and good, there’s also something somewhat overwhelming for many patients when it comes to taking the actual steps toward receiving cosmetic care! To learn more about all of your cosmetic-related options and how to make them a reality, let us help you out with the basic info you’re looking to learn.

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Your Morning Routine: Make It Better

goodmorningcoffeeDo you feel like your morning dental hygiene routine and other habits might not be proving entirely helpful to your oral health? When you fall into a way of doing things, it’s often difficult to take an objective look at what’s wrong (and to figure out what you could change to make improvements). For a more streamlined and effective morning experience, we offer some helpful advice.

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Your Brushing Review

toothbrushlinerainbowDo you know if you’re making the absolute most of your time in the bathroom with your toothbrush and toothpaste? Have you been hoping you’re doing your best but you feel like you’re just doing what you can without adhering to any particular guidelines? To ensure your smile is receiving optimal dental hygiene when it comes to your efforts in brushing, we would like to walk you through a quick review. If there are any areas that could use a bit of sprucing up, now’s your chance to make things better!

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Don’t Aggravate Your Bruxism

bruxismstopDid you know that you might be making your bruxism disorder worse throughout the day, instead of better, even though you have the best of intentions? We like to talk with patients about their usual day-to-day habits when teeth grinding or clenching makes itself obvious because it’s easy to accidentally overlook common contributors. Fortunately, once you’re more fully aware of how to protect your smile, you can easily enjoy successful treatment for the return of your healthy smile.

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