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Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help Straighten My Teeth?

Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help Straighten My Teeth?

by Yenny (SU)
The main objective of cosmetic dentistry is to improve the appearance of your smile. Straightening your teeth is absolutely a part of that! Depending on your goals, a cosmetic dentist will recommend a treatment program that includes orthodontics to improve your bite and straighten your teeth.

How Your Dentist Can Help You Treat Bad Breath

How Your Dentist Can Help You Treat Bad Breath

by Yenny (SU)
Bad breath is something that nobody wants. Beyond the nasty taste in your mouth, it’s beyond embarrassing to get close enough to someone who reacts to your bad breath. The underlying cause of chronic bad breath, or halitosis, can often be effectively cured through good oral hygiene, starting with a trip to your dentist.

What Information Can Your Dentist Get from 3D X-Ray Imaging?

What Information Can Your Dentist Get from 3D X-Ray Imaging?

by Natalie (SU)
3D X-ray imaging in dentistry has improved the way your dentist can care for your oral health. If you need a dental implant, a tooth extraction, a root canal, or other work done, 3D X-rays are able to provide more valuable information than traditional X-rays for your dentist to determine a treatment plan. In addition to displaying signs of decay or damage in the tooth, these X-rays can help the dentist get a better idea about future treatments, such as dental implants or alignments.

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

How Does Teeth Whitening Work?

by Natalie (SU)
Teeth whitening or bleaching is a must-have for many people, at some point in their lives. It’s true that people will generally notice your smile first, and a whiter smile is often more noticeable and appealing. Yellowed or brownish teeth make you look older, and nothing projects confidence like a white, healthy smile. If you don’t feel confident about your smile, you shouldn’t adapt to that feeling and actively stop smiling because of your teeth. There are several options for teeth whitening out there, and if you are interested in how they actually work, we can help enlighten you.