Cosmetic care doesn’t always rely on multiple visits. In fact, we often correct smiles in Astoria, NY, in one visit with a contouring procedure. While very different, both gum and tooth contouring provide a means of repairing smiles and correcting esthetics issues quickly, helping patients enjoy a healthy and stunning smile. In today’s blog, we’re going to take a close look at each of these unique and convenient cosmetic treatment options.
Cosmetic dentistry brightens smiles, and even repairs minor damage. But can we use cosmetic care to address poor alignment? For those with crooked or crowded teeth, we have a solution that doesn’t require metal braces. Instead, we provide our Astoria, NY, patients with a series of clear and comfortable acrylic aligners.
If a tooth becomes chipped or broken, how will your smile look following repair? At one time, people had to receive metal restorations to address these concerns. Now, we can often place alternatives that are not only metal-free, but have the capabilities to blend with your smile. Let’s talk about the cosmetic repairs we offer our Astoria, NY, patients, and why you should never ignore a chipped tooth!
Do you have stained teeth? We may develop unsightly brown or yellow stains for a number of reasons, from our diet choices to our smoking habits. But what solutions do we offer for stained smiles? While store bought systems may offer less-than-dazzling results and cause tooth sensitivity, we have a professional system to brighten smiles in Astoria, NY, by several shades.
The April holidays may be over, but there are still plenty of fun and exciting events taking place this weekend. Celebrate the end of the month by painting a masterpiece or visiting your local indie bookstore. Remember, we’re available to help you enjoy healthier smiles and improved oral health before your next community event!
If you have trouble sleeping due to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), you may need treatment. If you’ve heard that a mouthguard can help stop sleep apnea, well, that’s almost true. We don’t just prescribe a mouthguard for our Astoria, NY, patients, but a custom-made device that fits like one. How does this unique device help stop OSA?
According to the American Dental Association, people of all ages need to undergo routine checkups and cleanings at least twice a year. Those with high risk factors for gum disease and other oral health concerns may need them every three to four months. We agree, and help our patients in Astoria, NY, enjoy healthier and more attractive smiles with preventive visits.
When our jaw joints experience excessive strain, then serious complications can develop, such as TMJ disorder and bruxism. In some cases, these two oral health issues may be connected and a source of poor smile health. What causes TMJ disorder and bruxism and how are these two different jaw joints disorders connected? What treatment options will we offer our Astoria, NY, patients?
Astoria, NY, is a wonderful community, and one we’re proud to serve! Throughout the month of April, several fun events will be taking place, many of which will be great for your entire family to attend. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at community events. We also want to remind you to be sure to undergo your regular checkups and cleanings, so your smile is healthy and bright before you attend your next event.
If you have a gap in your smile due to a missing tooth, then you need a prosthetic. Even a single missing tooth could mean major oral health issues for your smile. In order to offer patients in Astoria, NY, a lifelike and durable solution to tooth loss, we often prescribe a dental implant. Why should you consider a dental implant to address your missing teeth?