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What to Expect With Oral Surgery

Your dentist mentions “oral surgery” and your heart skips a beat. Surgery? In my mouth? It’s a surprise for many people who may not consider dental procedures as surgical. These are, however, common and easy to manage from your perspective.

Oct 14th, 2020
5 Benefits of Invisalign

For years, your only option to fix a mouthful of misaligned teeth was conventional braces. Cemented in place for much of your treatment, braces require special cleaning and diet modifications. Invisalign side steps these issues and more.

Sep 23rd, 2020
Which Type of Cosmetic Dentistry is Right for You?

There are few first impressions as powerful as a great smile. Cosmetic dental procedures bring out the best from your natural teeth, and these techniques can step in when you have room for improvement, including gaps and chips.

Aug 21st, 2020
Same-Day Crowns Can Transform Your Smile

Dental crowns improve the appearance and protect the integrity of discolored or damaged teeth, but the conventional method takes several appointments with waiting time between. Same-day dental crowns deliver fast results in a single session.

Jul 19th, 2020
What Can I Expect During a Dental Implant Procedure?

Dental implants make a better teeth replacement option than conventional dentures, whether you choose implants with crowns or as an anchor point for hybrid removable dentures. Here’s what you can expect when getting dental implants.

Jun 25th, 2020
Professional vs. Home Teeth-Whitening

While you can buy products that whiten your teeth at home, only few of these produce noticeable results, and then only with repeated use. Your dentist can give you dramatically whiter teeth in a single session, using professional-strength products.

Mar 4th, 2020
Caring For Your Dental Implant

Dental implants are the best way to replace most lost teeth, since they restore the entire tooth, both root and crown. Implants are the strongest substitute for natural teeth and caring for your implants uses techniques you already know.

Feb 1st, 2020
How to Minimize Invisalign® Pain

If you’re especially sensitive to your new Invisalign® aligners, you’re probably wondering what to do to minimize the discomfort. Here are some easy tips to make your Invisalign experience a breeze.

Jan 9th, 2020
Straight Teeth Are Healthy Teeth: Why Alignment Matters

Crooked teeth can cause problems that go beyond the cosmetic. Turns out, leaving your teeth misaligned can lead to serious health issues. Keep reading to learn why alignment matters and the importance of straight and healthy teeth.

Dec 1st, 2019
How to Keep Your Mouth Healthy After Oral Surgery

Keeping your mouth clean and healthy is important after oral surgery. During the healing process, your gums and mouth can easily get an infection. These tips can help keep your mouth healthy even after oral surgery.

Nov 1st, 2019
Why You Should Never Ignore a Missing Tooth

A missing tooth doesn’t just affect your smile. It can lead to a variety of other problems ranging from drifting teeth and an increased risk of tooth decay to additional tooth loss. If you’re missing an adult tooth, you need to replace it.

Oct 1st, 2019
Tips for Taking Care of Your Invisalign® Trays

Once you've got your Invisalign® trays, clear aligners that correct your smile almost invisibly, taking good care of them is key to getting the most out of the process. Follow these helpful tips to properly care for your alignment trays.

Sep 1st, 2019
How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

After you've brightened up a dingy smile with teeth whitening treatments, you want your new brighter grin to last for as long as possible. Here are some tips to extend the time between your teeth whitening treatments.

Aug 1st, 2019
How Endodontics Helps to Reduce Unwanted Pain

Endodontists use special techniques to help you find relief for persistent tooth pain. Plus, they're trained in treatments that help patients save damaged teeth so they can avoid extractions. Here's how Dr. Bloom can help you feel better.

Dec 20th, 2018
The Two Main Differences Between Braces and Invisalign

Are you weighing the pros and cons of braces versus Invisalign aligners? Both of these teeth-straightening systems have their place, and patients need to understand the differences in order to make the right decision for their orthodontic care.

Nov 29th, 2018
How Dental Implants Can Improve Oral Health

Dental implants do more than help you maintain a beautiful smile; they also help you take care of your oral hygiene! Here's what you need to know about dental implants and how you can benefit from implant surgery.

Oct 31st, 2018
6 Benefits of the Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique (PST)

Receding gums occur in late stages of periodontal disease, driven by bacteria trapped between gums and teeth. Traditionally, gum grafting is the final stage to restore oral health. The Chao Pinhole® Surgical Technique revolutionizes this step.

May 1st, 2020
Which Teeth Whitening Method Is Best for Me?

With so many options for whitening your teeth, it’s difficult to know which is best. In-home methods are convenient, but will they do more harm than good? Professional in-office teeth whitening is a better option for most people.

Sep 14th, 2018
5 Tips for Keeping Your Teeth White

The power of a good first impression is the stuff of legend. Playing no small role is your smile, especially one that’s backed by bright, pearly whites. To bring out the best in your smile, here are five tips to help keep your teeth white.

Jun 28th, 2018