What makes a composite filling different? Well, instead of being made from metals like amalgam, this option is metal-free and can even blend with your smile. Along with addressing tooth decay, we can also use the same material to correct minor cosmetic issues as well. In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists talk about repairing smiles with composite fillings.
How do you feel about your smile? Many people worry about their smile’s appearance due to discoloration. Teeth stains could form for a number of reasons, and could lead to esthetic issues. In order to offer our Brighton, MA, patients their brightest possible smile, we may provide professional teeth whitening.
Have you resolved to make big changes in your life? In addition to eating healthier or dropping bad habits, why not take a look at your smile? For people with minor and more serious cases of misalignment, your Brighton, MA, dentists can often improve smile health and beauty with Invisalign®. Instead of metal braces, we address your alignment with clear and comfortable aligners!
Do you have gaps in your smile due to tooth loss? If so, then you’re likely aware of the all the negative ways tooth loss impacts our overall health and quality of life. In order to help people enjoy full smiles once more, your Brighton, MA, dentists may provide lifelike and durable dental implants!
Have you started planning your resolutions for the New Year? If not, might we suggest adding your smile to your list! In today’s blog, your Brighton, MA, dentists have a few tips for keeping teeth bright and healthy throughout 2020, and preventing the onset of everything from cavities to dental infections.
Have you ever heard of a porcelain veneer? A cosmetic restoration made from the same materials as our lifelike crowns, inlays, and onlays, this treatment option can actually address a number of esthetic issues with a tooth’s shape and color. When should you talk to your Brighton, MA, dentists about improving your smile beauty with a veneer?
When you experience pain biting down or chewing food, then something is definitely wrong. Trying to ignore the problem will only allow it to grow worse and eventually threaten the loss of one or more of your teeth. In order to address pain in your smile, your Brighton, MA, dentists may prescribe a safe and comfortable endodontic treatment known as root canal therapy.
Gum disease impacts millions of people in the United States, and the advanced stages could mean the onset of periodontitis and with it, adult tooth loss. But could Brighton, MA, residents take steps to avoid this disease? Is gum disease preventable? In today’s blog, we’re going to look at the causes of the disease, and what you can do to safeguard your smile.
Not everything that tooth loss does to your smile is immediately noticeable. You can see the gap in your smile (how well depends on its location), but you can’t see the empty space within your jawbone, or how that empty space affects the rest of your smile’s health and integrity. At our Brighton, MA, dental office, our goal in restoring your smile is to help you address all of the effects of tooth loss, including those that aren’t immediately obvious. For many patients, that means replacing lost teeth with one or more dental implant posts that can support their custom restoration. (more…)
Our last blog was a reminder to undergo a routine checkup and cleaning, using your dental insurance benefits before they expire in December. We would like to take this opportunity to continue this discussion, reminding our adult patients why seeing their Brighton, MA, dentists for an oral cancer screening at least once a year is so vital for their oral health. Find out why you should schedule your’s now, before the year ends!