Fillings are required when there are cavities in the teeth. Your dentist will clean out the decay, or cavity, caused by bacteria and place a material called composite, which is bonded to your teeth. This material can be matched to the shade of your natural teeth. These types of fillings can be used to replace silver amalgam fillings also. They are just as strong and blend in very nicely with the rest of your teeth. You will be able to talk, smile, and laugh without worrying that your fillings would be noticed. You will leave with healthy teeth that are also esthetically pleasing!
Denture wearers want to know that their dentures are clean and appear natural to family and friends. Daily cleaning and stain removal are essential for fresh breath and a natural smile. However, constant cleaning shortens the life of dentures, but people who do not clean dentures suffer from discomfort or fungal infections. What should denture […]
Today we live in a society that values appearance unlike any time before. The attractive and youthful are glorified, while the aging population attempts to find the ever elusive fountain of youth. In 2009, during one of our nation’s worst recessions to date, an astounding 10 billion dollars was spent on elective, cosmetic procedures. It […]