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Alternatives to Traditional Braces

If you want straighter, more attractive teeth but you don’t want to spend the time it takes for traditional braces to work, you are not alone.  Traditional braces and clear trays like Invisalign can take years.  This is not an attractive option for many adults.  But what are the alternatives? If you want to improve … Continue reading "Alternatives to Traditional Braces"

Dental Emergencies

It is Friday afternoon and you fall and break one of your teeth.  You have an important social event to attend on Saturday night.  What do you do?  Do you cancel your event and hide out at home for the entire weekend until you can get to a dental office to have your tooth fixed … Continue reading "Dental Emergencies"

Dental Phobia and Oral Health

Many Americans suffer from fear of the Dentist or dental phobia. Dental phobias can rage in severity from mild anxiety to full-scale panic attacks.  Fear of the Dentist may stem from prior painful or negative experiences, feeling embarrassed about neglecting your teeth, feeling helpless or out of control in a dental office situation or some … Continue reading "Dental Phobia and Oral Health"

Your Smile and Your Appearance

Your smile is one of your biggest assets and has a great affect on your overall appearance.  Your smile is often the first thing people notice upon meeting you, and a healthy, attractive smile creates a great first impression!  This can be useful in a variety of social interactions including job interviews, first dates, business … Continue reading "Your Smile and Your Appearance"