It’s easy to realize that you have a major gap in your knowledge when it comes to…you guessed it…smile gaps! On one hand, you may assume that there’s nothing wrong with having spaces in your smile. On the other hand, you may figure that they are negatively impacting your oral health. Or, you may plainly feel upset about the gap in your grin because you aren’t happy with the way it looks. Today, your Corona dentist would like to help you stop grappling with gaps and instead, to feel knowledgeable! Prepare for answers to FAQs that our Corona, CA team is always pleased to help you with!

Is It Bad To Have Gaps?

It can be completely harmless and just something that you find esthetically displeasing. Or, gaps can signify serious misalignment that can make dental hygiene difficult, that can promote functional disorders, and that can mean it’s probably time to take action to improve the situation! The best way to find out which is which is to come in to see your Corona dentist very soon.

What If It’s Just An Esthetic Issue?

Assuming we determine that your gaps are just an esthetic issue, we remind you that this means it’s going to be completely up to you whether you’d like to do something about those spaces or leave them alone. Remember, “esthetic” refers to the way something looks. So, if you want your smile to look gap-free, you should schedule a cosmetic consultation soon with your Corona dentist! You’ll soon know which cosmetic treatment will help you close the spaces, so your smile is uniform.

What If It’s Time For Orthodontic Care?

So, what happens, you wonder, if we determine that the gaps in your smile signify a more serious form of misalignment that can negatively influence your oral health? Fortunately, you can simply seek orthodontic care, such as Invisalign, from your Corona dentist to align teeth and close gaps!

Treat Gaps With Dental Care

Come in to see our team when you feel uneasy or uncertain about the gaps in your smile. We can fill you in on the details regarding what to do about spacing, whether you require care, and will craft a care plan for you! Give us a call in Corona, CA to schedule a consultation with your dentist. We are proud to serve patients from Riverside, Temecula, Moreno Valley, Corona, and all surrounding California communities. To schedule an appointment, contact one of the following locations nearest to you:

Riverside Dental Group at Magnolia in Riverside, CA at (951) 689-5031.

Dental Associates of Moreno Valley in Moreno Valley, CA at (951) 697-6800.

Riverside Dental Group at Woodcrest in Riverside, CA at (951) 776-9001.

Oasis Family Dental in Temecula, CA at (951) 695-2290.

Dental Associates of Riverside in Riverside, CA at (951) 369-1001.

Dental Associates of Corona in Corona, CA at (951) 273-9580.