Do You Really Need That Crown?

When you have a cavity, it is important to address it as soon as possible so that it doesn't grow and cause more damage to the tooth. Some dentists push their patients into putting a crown on a tooth with a cavity regardless of considering other options, like fillings, because crowns are more expensive and [...]

By | January 12th, 2018|blog, Cavities, Cosmetic Dentistry, Crowns|Comments Off on Do You Really Need That Crown?

3 Reasons to Visit Your Greensboro Dentist Regularly

The idea of visiting your dentist every six months for a routine exam and cleaning is not a new concept. However, it's surprising the number of people who not only don't follow this advice, they fail to see their dentists even once a year. However, there are many benefits to seeing a dentist regularly. One [...]

By | June 29th, 2015|Cosmetic Dentistry, Dentistry|Comments Off on 3 Reasons to Visit Your Greensboro Dentist Regularly

The Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry

The health and social benefits of cosmetic dentistry Let's face it. Having crooked, missing or irregularly spaced teeth is embarrassing. However, these issues may not only be affecting your social life. There can be health problems associated with these conditions as well. For example: Better Oral Hygiene: Cosmetic procedures are designed to correct the appearance [...]

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Treatments for Yellow and Discolored Teeth

Human teeth discolor due to various reasons. There are three main types of discoloration of teeth: Extrinsic - Staining that occurs in the outer layer of the teeth, called the enamel. The main cause is Coffee, Wine, Cola beverages and smoking. These types of stains are usually yellow in color. Intrinsic - Staining that occurs in the inner structure [...]

By | October 16th, 2014|Cosmetic Dentistry, Tobacco, Tooth Decay, Whitening|Comments Off on Treatments for Yellow and Discolored Teeth

Advantages of an Orascoptic LED Light

The inside of the mouth can be a dark and difficult place to navigate. There once was a time when dentists only had overhead lighting to depend on, to see their way around in your mouth. That can be a major inconvenience, if not a problem, for most dental care providers. In fact, it can [...]

By | February 20th, 2013|Cosmetic Dentistry, Dentistry|Comments Off on Advantages of an Orascoptic LED Light

Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments and Trends

There used to be a big difference between the person who’s seeking dental work for general hygiene, and those seeking it for appearances sake. Typically, when cavities show up, it’s time to do whatever’s necessary to keep the mouth healthy. But the increased emphasis on cosmetic dentistry is allowing people to improve the look of [...]

By | December 12th, 2012|Cosmetic Dentistry|Comments Off on Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments and Trends