Imagine a friend invited you to watch a movie they had seen but you hadn't yet. Would you be more apt to be excited to go if they said “You probably won’t like it but I already bought your ticket” or “I just went to this movie and you have to check it out!” How you present going to the dentist to your child isn’t any different. It is very important to talk about dental visits in a positive manner especially if the idea of going to the dentist is new to your child.
If you have considered cosmetic dentistry you have probably heard of porcelain veneers and bonding. These are two options to makeover your smile and help boost your confidence. Bonding and veneers are both effective ways to repair and enhance the look of teeth. Each individual’s dental health will determine what option is best for you and your dentist will help guide you to your best option.
There are many different reasons people may need braces. Overcrowding, misalignment, TMJ and other reasons that may range from chronic pain to waiting a more aesthetically pleasing look. Whatever the reason there is a proper way of caring for your braces. Here are some great tips that will get you on your way to a beautiful smile.
One of the cutest things in life is seeing a little baby’s big smile with a couple tiny teeth peeking out. I’m sure one of the last things you think about at that age is when will they be ready to visit the dentist. The most effective way of making sure they have healthy adult teeth is making sure their baby teeth are a strong foundation. Taking your babies into the dentist early to make sure their teeth are developing correctly, their bite is aligned and their gums are healthy is so important to their dental health.
There are pros and cons for both a manual and electric toothbrush but when it comes to a quality clean, manual toothbrushes can’t even compare to an electric toothbrush.