Should I Try Invisalign Treatment?

Are you someone who feels that their smile is held back by poor teeth spacing? Are you nervous to bring up your interest in fixing the problem because you worry you will have to wear metal braces? At our Riverside, CA dentist’s office, we can offer another approach to treatment, one that will have less impact on your daily life. By providing you with a set of Invisalign clear aligners, we can make the work of fixing smile gaps and overlaps easier to begin. After all, you will not have to worry about how your smile looks, and you will be free to take out your aligners when they are in your way! (more…)

Are TMJ Issues And Bruxism Linked?

If you have a tendency to grind and clench your teeth at night, you may have additional concerns over jaw pain and stiffness during the day, more frequent headaches, or even problems with your neck and shoulder. The reason for this is that you can have issues with TMJ disorder as well as your problems with bruxism (teeth grinding). Either one of these conditions can actually make a person more susceptible to the other. In other words, while you can experience difficulties with one of the other, many individuals will need assistance with both. At our Moreno Valley, CA dentist’s office, we can discuss services that are capable of helping you move past these problems to protect your smile and reduce your issues with daily aches and pains! (more…)

Cavity Care Without Cosmetic Changes

It is important to both take the threat of tooth decay seriously and be prompt about arranging treatment when something is wrong. By putting off care, you make yourself vulnerable to more harm, and that can lead to oral health complications that must be dealt with. The good news is that whether you need a filling or a crown, our Riverside, CA dentist’s office can provide services that restore teeth without altering the way they look. Once in place, these restorations let you bite and chew naturally, smile with confidence, and remain safe from oral health complications experienced after tooth decay! (more…)

How Should A Chipped Tooth Be Restored?

Once you chip your tooth, you can feel an immediate need to see your dentist. What you may not experience is an immediate insight into what can be done for you. When you arrive, will you have to undergo more involved care to preserve the health and appearance of your smile, or will there be more conservative options available to you? Our Riverside, CA dentist’s office can provide different solutions based on the state of your tooth and your oral health. Cosmetic services are available that can give you back your confidence in the way you look. With that said, we are also ready to help if a more serious injury occurs. (more…)

Restoring Teeth Impacted By Bruxism

Until something changes, problems with bruxism can cause increasing harm to your tooth structure that can lead to both cosmetic and oral health difficulties. Unfortunately, the consequences of that damage can be considerable, which means you can wind up with enamel that has been chipped and cracked! Our Temecula, CA dentist’s office is prepared to help you take on this threat to your smile. A custom oral guard will help keep your teeth apart during the night, so that nightly grinding and clenching no longer poses a threat. We can also evaluate you to see if there are any services we should provide to restore your well-being. You may be surprised at just how conservative the right procedure to restore your smile is, particularly when you only need cosmetic dental work to cover existing harm. (more…)

Remarkable Results From Veneers

There are remarkable improvements that patients can see after just a single cosmetic dental treatment. At our Corona, CA dental practice, we can recommend different solutions, including a solution that relies on porcelain veneers to make changes. These restorations are thin enough to minimize changes to your tooth structure, but they can still produce exciting overall changes. Depending on your current concerns, veneers can be the solution for problems like discoloration, damage, poor spacing, issues with unflattering tooth shape or size, and more. We can also help you understand your options if you are interested in exploring other cosmetic treatment options. (more…)

Cosmetic Care For Discolored Teeth

Dental discoloration can be a glaring flaw, one that makes it hard for you to maintain confidence in your appearance. Unfortunately, in addition to being a frustrating problem, it can also prove difficult to fix, at least when you try to take care of it yourself. Even after you use a store bought whitening treatment, you can feel dissatisfied by the color of your enamel. To see better results, talk to your Riverside, CA dentist. There are different cosmetic solutions that can help. In addition to teeth whitening treatments that rely on more advanced bleaching agents, we can provide services that address the problem of intrinsic discoloration. (more…)

Is Flossing Part Of Your Smile Care Routine?

There are different services that our Moreno Valley, CA dentist’s office can provide in order to keep your smile healthy. At a routine oral health appointment, we can offer a detailed cleaning to remove plaque and tartar, and we can provide a close study of your teeth and gums to see if any procedures need to take place to restore your oral health. To help you protect yourself between appointments, we can also offer guidance on practicing good oral hygiene efforts at home. You should know that flossing is valuable as a part of your daily care. When you leave it out of your routine, you can be more vulnerable to several issues! Make sure it remains part of your daily practices, and keep up with regular dental appointments to confirm that your efforts at smile care are effective. (more…)

Why Patients Choose Dental Bonding Services

Patients who express interest in cosmetic dentistry can have different goals for treatment. With that said, there are certain features of treatment that many can find appealing. For example, you can be eager to know how you can see results in the shortest time possible. You can also feel more comfortable with a more conservative procedure that minimizes the overall changes to your tooth structure. At our Riverside, CA dentist’s office, we can recommend dental bonding and contouring work to people who have these priorities. Through this approach to care, we can make changes to your smile to make it more symmetrical and attractive by addressing specific flaws with teeth that are misshapen, discolored, damaged, or flawed in another way. (more…)

Life After Your Bridge Is Placed

Until you do something about tooth loss, you can live with embarrassment about your appearance and difficulties that affect your bite function. What can you expect after you make plans to replace teeth that are absent from your smile? At our Riverside, CA dentist’s office, we can provide different options for treatment to address this matter. One approach is to have a dental bridge put in place. This is an exciting solution because it will not require you to have oral surgery in order to receive a permanent prosthetic. The appliance is able to match your appearance and fit securely, which means it can give you lasting cosmetic benefits as well as improvements in your bite function. (more…)