Lately, a lot of myths about dental hygiene have been surfacing through an often misguided effort to expand people’s knowledge of what they are using to keep themselves healthy. If you’ve read any blogs or articles on the subject of fluoride, you may have come away with the misconception that it is a harmful chemical that has been unnecessarily added to water sources and oral hygiene products for years. In reality, as your Auburn Hills, MI, dentist will explain in today’s blog, fluoride is a mineral that is often heralded as “nature’s cavity fighter,” and it can keep you from needing restorative care in the future!
The word “checkup” often comes with associations of little kids at the doctor or dentist’s office to check on their growth and development. While these dentist visits are important and beneficial for little smiles, they are just as important throughout adulthood. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI, dentist will discuss why adult dental checkups are important, as well as what will happen when you visit our office for a routine exam and cleaning.
If you or someone you know is getting married, don’t forget about your smile! At Advanced Dental Concepts in Auburn Hills, MI, we offer cosmetic dental procedures to help you look your best on the big day. At the Bridal Show at Great Oaks Country Club, they can take care of the rest.
Tooth loss isn’t usually inevitable, but it can occur for a number of different reasons. Fortunately, patients who experience it can lessen the impact that it has on their smiles, oral health, and daily lives by replacing their lost teeth with the right dental prosthesis. At our Auburn Hills, MI, dental office, we custom-design a prosthetic option to match most patients’ tooth loss needs. (more…)
When you think of modern dentistry, you may not immediately think of dental crowns. After all, they’re one of the oldest forms of restorative dentistry, and have been around longer than many other treatments. However, caring for, restoring, and improving teeth have all seen significant advancement over the years, and dental crowns are no exception. At our Auburn Hills, MI, dental office, we utilize advanced technology such as CEREC to craft highly modern, lifelike dental crowns that can be designed and placed in just a single day. (more…)
If you are an Oakland University student, you already know that you shouldn’t gamble on the health of your teeth. However, next week the Oakland University Student Program Board will be encouraging and teaching you to place bets and win prizes while taking in some amazing entertainment at their largest event of the year- Casino Night: Cirque Du Soleil! Remember, if you would like to attend events like this with your brightest possible smile, then let us know! We offer a full range of treatment options.
There’s a lot to be said for the reduced risks of tooth loss that people generally face these days. Compared to just decades ago, improvements in dental hygiene products and preventive dental techniques have led to people being able to preserve their healthy, natural smiles longer. However, that doesn’t mean tooth loss is completely a thing of the past, or that it has any less of an impact on your smile if it does occur. At our Auburn Hills, MI, dental office, we combine patient education and highly customized care to help everyone understand their risks of tooth loss, and how to effectively prevent it. (more…)
When you take excellent care of your oral health, it can feel good to hear your dentist say so, and even better to know that you’ve successfully protected your healthy, natural smile for now. However, when your dentist tells you that you need to extract a tooth, the opposite may be true, and some patients can take the news as though they’ve failed in some way. While the need for tooth extraction can often be avoided with proper care and maintenance, we can still help you preserve your smile by customizing your treatment plan at our Auburn Hills, MI, dental office. (more…)
There is something very relaxing about watching birds throughout the year. The English organization CareUK lists benefits of bird watching that include connecting with friends, connecting with nature, being physically active, and keeping your mind active. Bird watching takes patience and attention to detail, but the rewards are many. Your caring dental team in Auburn Hills, MI invites you to explore some of these opportunities for bird watching and related opportunities in the greater Auburn Hills Area. (more…)
A truly confident smile can light up a room, make a great first impression, and dazzle even in a photograph. If you have a hard time smiling with confidence because of certain flaws that you feel uncomfortable with, cosmetic dentistry can be beneficial. At our Auburn Hills, MI dentist’s office, we provide multiple cosmetic services to patients who want to feel more comfortable with their appearance. Porcelain veneers often help people address all of the concerns they have in a single procedure, as they effectively hide problems with the shape, size, and color of teeth. You can be surprised at how much difference this single treatment can make, and enjoy a life with a confident, charismatic smile! (more…)