What Exactly Is Invisalign, and How Does It Work?

You’ve undoubtedly heard of Invisalign before. Even if you don’t know someone who’s used clear aligners personally, you’ve probably seen ads in magazines and on television. If you’re considering straightening your teeth, you may wonder how, exactly, Invisalign differs from traditional metal braces and whether it’s an option for you. Here’s what you need to know. Traditional metal braces straighten …

Three Reasons To See Your Dentist Regularly

There’s a theory about dental anxiety that goes something like this: patients miss an exam and forget to reschedule. Then, they miss the next visit and the one after that. Soon, they start to fear making an appointment – Will the cleaning take an extra-long time? What if someone comments about how long it’s been? This anxiety causes them to …

Dental Implant and Crown: Is This Combination Right for You?

If you’re missing a single tooth, you can choose to replace it with a dental bridge or a single-tooth dental implant. While bridges are a tried-and-true option that’s been around for decades, dental implants are becoming an increasingly popular restoration for many of our patients. They look and function just like natural teeth and they’re the only restoration that replaces …