Can Your Smile Be Straightened In Six Months?

lathrop-clear-bracesIn the past, correcting crooked or crowded teeth meant dealing with metal braces. Teens and especially adults are often hesitant, even if they know correcting the problem improves oral health. However, we can offer a practically invisible alternative with PowerProx braces, which address misalignment in a matter of months. Can your smile really be straightened in just six months?

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Not Flossing? 3 (Not Good Enough) Excuses!

flossingwomanDo you have some very compelling excuses regarding why you don’t floss your smile? If so, we applaud you for whatever creativity or feelings of earnestness you have put into those excuses. However, to help protect your smile, of course, we are ready to examine a few very common (yet unacceptable) of these excuses to more thoroughly explain to you the following: There’s always a way to floss and this part of your dental hygiene is just so important.

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Gum Disease: 3 Things To Remember

3goldWhen it comes to caring for your smile, you may find yourself feeling like there’s a lot to remember! While it’s true that there are many details you may wish to learn about, keeping your smile in good condition is actually very simple. For instance, to ensure you’re doing your best with your gum health, you need only to remember a few factors, so you can look at preventing gum disease as a simple matter rather than a complex task.

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Avoiding Decay: 2 Helpful Tips

2redAre you worried that you aren’t doing all that it takes to prevent tooth decay? In the past, did you previously assume that as long as you brushed once a day, you’d be able to escape the dreaded formation of a cavity and the subsequent need for restorative care? Fortunately, even if your habits have slipped up in the past it is so very easy to reclaim your commitment to dental care and to keep decay at bay for the foreseeable future.

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New: GLO Science Teeth Whitening!

smileredlipswhiteteethIf you spend any time researching teeth whitening options for your smile, you may have heard of our new whitening system we are excited to offer our patients! It’s called GLO Science and can provide you with some exceptional benefits that include surprising comfort and convenience. Even more exciting? We are offering a holiday special, so give us a call to find out more and to schedule your visit for a vibrant smile just in time for the autumn and winter holidays.

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Crown Questions: Believe The Benefits!

benefitsblueIf it’s time for you to receive a dental crown, you are probably hoping that the benefits you have been hearing about are actually true (and you will be happy to discover in just a moment that they are, in fact, everything you’re hoping for!). However, when becoming familiar with the advantages of this restorative treatment, you might find it difficult to get a straight answer as you perform independent research. Make your life easy and instead, come to us with these question! Right now, we suggest you get a head start with our answers to frequent concerns.

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Why We Offer Restorative Dentistry

whycardslightsDo you know why we offer restorative dentistry? If you answered something along the lines of, “Because you want us to have healthy smiles,” then you are certainly on the right track. However, when we’re talking about what makes restorative care different from preventive or cosmetic, this is when we get into the details regarding how a restoration specifically affects your smile. We are ready with some insightful details that will shed light on how restorative work can truly impact your oral health when you need it most.

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October: 3 Things To Consider

3bluewallIt’s finally October, which means we are kicking off the holiday season for 2016! We’re about to enter months full of good food, opportunities to make some happy memories, and what’s sure to include a lot of parties. To keep you on your toes and to help you safeguard your oral health and general health throughout this time, consider a few important details related to the current month.

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Q&A: I Think My Filling Fell Out

qaskyAre you fairly certain that your dental filling fell out but you aren’t 100 percent sure? Perhaps you think it feels like this is what has happened but any attempts at actually achieving an up-close look at your tooth have failed. Here’s what needs to occur: First, we encourage you to consider our Q&A session to answer some of your immediate questions. Second, we urge you to contact us to set up a visit. Whether it’s a filling or otherwise, something is “off” and needs care right away. See you soon!

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Quiz: Relying On Dental Hygiene  

quizscrabbleDo you find yourself relying wholly on dental hygiene instead of remembering also to make use of the dental services we offer? If so, it’s important to keep in mind that preventive care isn’t just about the time you spend in front of your bathroom sink with your hygiene products. It’s about the comprehensive approach to smile care that includes not only your personal cleaning time but also the time you spend with us at our practice. Curious about what this means and how you’re doing? Take our quiz!

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