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Tips to Combat Chronic Snoring

Nearly everyone will snore at one point or another in their life. Whether you have a bad cold or had one too many glasses of wine before bed, snoring can occur when there are any obstructions in the nasal passages or near the airway. Chronic snoring, however, means you snore more nights than not. In fact, some chronic snorers rarely go through a night without creating a rhythmic noise to announce their slumber.

Does Your Dental Problem Need Emergency Care?

Dental issues aren’t always predictable. Whether you woke up with sudden tooth pain or your child knocked out a tooth on the playground, you may need to see a dentist before your next scheduled visit. In fact, you may need to see a dentist immediately!

Dental Bonding is an Easy Smile Makeover

When you consider a smile makeover with your dentist, you likely imagine yourself undergoing lengthy, costly or invasive dental procedures to achieve a beautiful smile. The truth is, not all smile makeovers require a big sacrifice of your time and wallet. In fact, cosmetic dental bonding is one of the easiest ways to enhance your smile appearance, especially when you only need minor corrections within your front teeth.

The Win-Win Solution of Composite Fillings

When a tooth is damaged, it needs to be repaired. One of the most time-trusted ways to repair minor tooth damage, such as a cavity, is a dental filling. Past filling methods included amalgam, otherwise known as metal or silver fillings. Since these fillings can pose some risks to your appearance and health, modern dentistry now offers a more patient-preferred tooth repair with the use of composite resin.

Should You Ask for Sedation Dentistry?

Few people associate dental visits with relaxation. However, a stress-free and comfortable dental appointment is absolutely possible, even if you suffer from dental anxiety, sensitivities or physical limitations. Sedation dentistry has helped countless patients get the dental care they need and deserve. If you’ve been avoiding the dentist due to dread or fear, we invite you to consider the benefits of asking for sedation dentistry at your next visit.

Cosmetic Dental Veneers FAQ’s

Your smile holds remarkable power. Its appearance impacts how others perceive you as well as how you feel about yourself. But what if you don’t like how your teeth look? You are not alone. Whether it is a large gap, missized teeth or discoloration, a large majority of patients have unwanted flaws in the front of their smile. If your imperfect teeth are causing you to lose confidence or even hide your smile, please consider the cosmetic dental veneers as a game-changing solution.

Do You Suffer from Sensitive Teeth?

It can be frustrating to have to avoid ice cream and coffee due to wincing tooth pain. Teeth sensitivity is a common oral health problem that impacts nearly 40 million adults in the United States. However, this is an issue that shouldn’t be ignored. If you experience twinges of sharp pain when your teeth come in contact with certain substances (hot, cold, acidic or sweet), you need to let your dentist investigate.

The Dangers of Untreated Sleep Apnea

Our bodies need quality sleep to function. Unfortunately, there are many factors and conditions that can disrupt a good night’s sleep. One of the most serious threats is sleep apnea. While you may be unaware of your loud snoring or frequent gasps for air during the night, your sleep apnea condition can wreak major havoc to your quality of life and overall health.

Yes, Dental Care Can Be Affordable!

Are you visiting the dentist like you should? There are many obstacles that keep patients from getting the dental treatments their smile needs for optimal health and beauty. While anxiety and convenience certainly rank high on the list, the cost of dental care continues to be a major obstacle for individuals and families across the United States. According to statistics listed from DentalPlans.com, at least one in five U.S. children go without annual dental care and more than 50 percent of uninsured and 30 percent of insured Americans skipped necessary dental care visits during the last year due to financial burdens.

Why Straight Teeth Matter

You probably consider straight teeth as an aesthetic benefit towards your smile appearance. While this is certainly true, proper teeth alignment offer more than just cosmetic improvement. In fact, there are many ways in which a straight smile can foster a healthier smile. Countless studies have proven that a healthy mouth can also mean a healthy body. So if you’ve been putting off orthodontic treatment because you feel guilty about the cosmetic investment, we invite you to consider the ways in which you will also enhance your smile health.