I’m Interested in Changing the Shape of My Teeth.  What are My Options?

I’m Interested in Changing the Shape of My Teeth.  What are My Options?

When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, many people think of teeth whitening and “invisible” teeth straightening.  But what if you don’t like the shape of your teeth?  Some people have misshapen teeth that don’t seem to fit the shape or size of their faces.  The good news is that we can change the shape of teeth to improve a smile through a variety of dental treatments.  Continue reading I’m Interested in Changing the Shape of My Teeth.  What are My Options?

Why Am I in Pain After a Tooth Extraction?

Why Am I in Pain After a Tooth Extraction?

Despite all of our efforts and abilities to save damaged teeth, tooth extractions remain one of the most commonly performed dental procedures.  An extraction is a surgical procedure because it removes an important part of the human body.  As with any surgery, some pain afterward is to be expected.  However, there are also complications that can occur after tooth extractions that require additional treatment. Continue reading Why Am I in Pain After a Tooth Extraction?

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Straighten Your Teeth with Clear Correct

Why Now is the Perfect Time to Straighten Your Teeth with Clear Correct

We’re working from home, eating at home, celebrating events from home.  You might as well spend that time at home by straightening your teeth with Clear Correct.  In addition to having fewer social engagements than ever before, it is always better to do orthodontic treatment sooner rather than later.  Here’s why! Continue reading Why Now is the Perfect Time to Straighten Your Teeth with Clear Correct

Xylitol: FAQs

Xylitol: FAQs

Maybe you’ve seen it as an ingredient in your sugar-free chewing gum.  Or maybe Dr. Jill and Dr. Cara recommended it as a sugar substitute for you.  You might have seen it advertised as a “magic” ingredient in some oral care products.  Here’s what you really need to know about xylitol. Continue reading Xylitol: FAQs

Still Anxious about Seeing the Dentist Amid Coronavirus?  Here are the Signs You Should Visit Sooner Rather than Later

Still Anxious about Seeing the Dentist Amid Coronavirus?  Here are the Signs You Should Visit Sooner Rather than Later

We completely relate to those people who aren’t quite comfortable with the grocery store or large gatherings or healthcare facilities.  For many, it may be okay to continue putting off dental treatment for a little longer.  For some, though, dental concerns could be posing an imminent threat, and waiting is inadvisable. Continue reading Still Anxious about Seeing the Dentist Amid Coronavirus?  Here are the Signs You Should Visit Sooner Rather than Later