Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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General Dentistry
... Instead of just specializing in one phase of dentistry, he can provide an array of different dental services for you and your entire family, including: Cosmetic procedures Crowns and bridges Dental implants Dentures Gum disease treatment Home care instructions Orthodontics  Restorative care Root canal therapy Teeth cleanings Regular cleanings and checkups At your regular dental visit, your dentist will check your teeth for tooth decay...

Veneers
...For example, if you have significantly misaligned teeth or a large gap, orthodontics might be a more appropriate solution than veneers...

Root Canals
...Occasionally, common procedures like crown preparation or orthodontics may eventually lead to root canal problems...

There's a Good Reason for Adults to Consider Orthodontics - Better Oral Health
... There’s a good reason to consider orthodontics at any age — improved health...

Why we Need to Care for a Younger Patient's Bone after a Tooth Loss
...In the meantime, you can still proceed with other dental treatments including orthodontics...

How to Reduce Tooth White Spots While Wearing Braces
...WSLs are common during orthodontics because wires and brackets create hard to reach places for brushing and flossing, which can accumulate bacterial plaque...

Good Reasons to Consider Orthodontics - Even in Adulthood
...Orthodontics not only enhances your appearance but may also improve your long-term oral health...

NBC Star Delivers a Message about the "Perfect" Smile
...You can read more in the Dear Doctor magazine articles “Beautiful Smiles by Design” and “The Magic of Orthodontics...

5 Ways to a Beautiful Wedding Day Smile
...Orthodontics...

Julianne Hough Shares a Video - and a Song - After Wisdom Teeth Come Out
...It may involve continued monitoring of the situation, orthodontics or extraction...

3 Reasons Why Correcting a Poor Bite Is Worthwhile at Any Age
...To learn more, read the Dear Doctor magazine articles “Moving Teeth With Orthodontics” and “Orthodontics for the Older Adult...

Why Big Bang Theory Actress Mayim Bialik Couldn't Have Braces
...You’ll get an individualized evaluation, a solution that fits your lifestyle — and a great-looking smile! For more information about hard-to-see (or truly invisible) orthodontics, please contact our office or schedule a consultation...

You May Need Orthodontics Before Replacing a Missing Tooth
...Although orthodontics adds to the time and expense of restoration, its often necessary to achieve the best result...

Crazy Little Thing Called... Hyperdontia?
... If you have questions about tooth extraction or orthodontics, please contact our office or schedule a consultation...

Retainers Help you Protect Your Newly Aligned Teeth
Orthodontics can produce an amazing smile transformation...

Improving a 'Gummy Smile' Depends on its Cause
...Other cosmetic enhancements such as orthodontics, bonding or porcelain restorations can also prove effective...

Pretty Little Liars' Lucy Hale Crushes on Smiles
...  Treatments like dental implants for missing teeth combined with various tooth replacement options, crown lengthening for gummy smiles or tooth extractions to help orthodontics can be combined to completely transform your smile...

Interceptive Orthodontics: Stopping Poor Bites Before They Develop
...Known as interceptive orthodontics, this particular approach to bite correction often begins as early as 6-10 years of age...

Unpleasant Cracked Mouth Corners Can Be Treated and Prevented
...You might also wish to consider updated dental restorations or orthodontics to improve dental support, and help from a dermatologist if wrinkling might be a potential cause...

Miley Cyrus's Little Secret: Straightening Her Smile With Lingual Braces
...To learn more, read the Dear Doctor magazine articles “Lingual Braces” and “The Magic of Orthodontics...

Targeted Tooth Removal Could Aid Treatment for Certain Bite Problems
...Alleviating further crowding by removing teeth in little noticed areas could help with subsequent orthodontics...

Braces (Orthodontia)
... About Braces Orthodontics is a field of dentistry that deals with corrections involving jaw and teeth alignment...

General Dentistry
...General dentists are highly educated and trained in multiple facets of dentistry, providing a variety of different services for you and your family including: Crowns and bridges Dentures Dental implants Gum disease (Periodontal) treatment Orthodontics Root canal therapy Teeth cleanings Bonding Dental fillings General dentists who do not perform a certain treatment will provide you with a specialist referral...

Glossary
... Orthodontics - A field of dentistry that deals with tooth and jaw alignment...

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