Full Mouth Reconstruction

Why Your Natural Teeth Might Threaten a Dental Implant

Some people worry that a dental implant might harm natural teeth that are nearby, but the truth is that a properly placed dental implant will primarily help protect your natural teeth. The opposite is not the case, though: your natural teeth might endanger your dental implant, and sometimes we may recommend additional treatments [...]

Five Reasons to Travel for Cosmetic Dentistry

If you are considering cosmetic dentistry, and you’re trying to find the best cosmetic dentist for you, you might have difficulty trying to decide whether you should work with a local dentist or travel to work with an out-of-town dentist. You think the local dentist is good, but you think the other dentist [...]

Six Reasons Why Your Porcelain Veneers Might Not Last

One of the reasons why porcelain veneers make for the best cosmetic rejuvenations of your smile is their potential to be very long-lasting. Ten years should be a given, with 15 or 20 years being quite reasonable. But not everyone’s veneers last as long as they should. Here are [...]

How to See Your Porcelain Veneers Results First

If you’re considering porcelain veneers, you might be held back by a fear that you won’t like the results. People might have told you about how they’re going to look fake or make your smile so it’s not your own, and this might make you nervous. The good news is: you don’t have [...]

Who Is Waiting for You to Smile?

One of the things that sometimes keeps people from getting a smile makeover or other cosmetic dentistry procedure is that they think it’s selfish. We imagine that cosmetic dentistry is just for us, but we neglect the fact that our smile has a dramatic impact on those around us. If self-consciousness [...]

Anyone Can Get a Smile They Can Love

Reading the title of Colleen Sullivan’s dental memoir, “Why I love my smile after 35 years of struggling with 'bad teeth',” you might think that Sullivan found a place of peace with her unattractive teeth after 35 years. But you’d be wrong. Because sometimes you just can’t be happy with your teeth as they are. [...]

Can Reflexology Ease Your TMJ Symptoms?

Countless Americans endure some form of chronic pain, which significantly impacts their work and social lives. While many rely on pain medications that mask discomfort, others are exploring alternative remedies which employ non-medicinal strategies. Recently, a team of researchers tested reflexology to see if it might hold painkilling powers in Savannah, GA. While [...]