How Dentures Can Help Your Smile

DenturesIt is important to feel confident in your smile, but missing teeth can hinder this. If you are consistently dwelling on the state of your teeth, it can be difficult to enjoy life in the present. Whether you avoid posing for pictures or are self-conscious when you smile, the anxiety you may feel is very real. Moreover, missing teeth can cause additional health concerns like your jaw losing density or you not receiving enough nutrients from your food. Luckily, dentures are a helpful solution that can help you reclaim a full smile that you are proud of. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist discusses dentures and the benefits they can provide to you. (more…)

Understand Your Cosmetic Options

cosmetic dentistryIt is essential that you feel confident in your smile, but, unfortunately, this isn’t always the case. In fact, many of us have things we wish we could alter about our teeth. When this is true, we feel limited in the times where we would otherwise flash a smile — whether in pictures, laughing at a joke, or numerous other instances. Luckily, there are several cosmetic procedures at your disposal that will have you feeling great about your teeth. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist talks about the different cosmetic treatments we provide for our patients. (more…)

Why Your Routine Checkup Matters

Image of a handsome happy young man sitting in medical dentist center.Whether you are aware of it or not, snoring and teeth grinding are actually indicators that something is amiss in your sleep routine. While you may have been led to believe that snoring is a sign of good-quality sleep, in reality, it is actually an indicator that your airway is being blocked in some way, shape, or form. Indeed, these nontraditional dental issues can impact you in various ways, just as traditional concerns of tooth decay and gum disease can. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist takes a look at the important role your routine checkup plays in your oral health, as well as how our team can help.


Have You Heard Of TMJ Disorder?

TMJ: The temporomandibular joints and muscles. Medically accurate 3D illustration.It goes without saying that your smile is in constant need of preventive care and attention. After all, oral bacteria, properties of the food and drinks you consume, the use of tobacco or alcohol products, and so many more factors serve as major influencers to your oral health. Indeed, even nontraditional influences such as chronic teeth grinding have a hand in oral complications, and it is best to seek treatment sooner rather than later. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist explains the dangers of waiting on dental treatment, as well as why it is necessary to address issues of bruxism.


Treatment Addressing Periodontal Concerns

Advanced Dental ConceptsThe younger you begin practicing routine dental prevention, the better off your smile will be in terms of fending off oral threats. Indeed, your smile becomes at risk of infection from the moment you are born, and unfortunately, there is very little in terms of natural defenses. As such, it is important to supplement with at-home care and in-office visits. It is important to provide thorough care for your gums and other structures, as well. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist takes a look at the importance of taking care of your gums and how our team can help.


Taking Care Of Your Child’s Smile

Funny shot of little girl with her thumbs up, cool smiling, portrait of happy child over pink background.Taking care of your oral health is a lifelong process. What’s more? Advances in dental technology have made it possible to address an array of concerns, including infected teeth roots, minor cavities, and even missing teeth altogether. Though these advances have paved the way for better quality solutions and more realistic smile restorations, this does not mean you should ignore routine preventive care. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist takes a look at the way early preventive practice can pave the way for a lifelong bill of health, and how children’s dentistry makes a difference.


Versatile Treatment With Dental Crowns

Metal free ceramic dental crownsIn our previous blog, we took a look at the way tooth decay developed and spread throughout a smile over time. With the help of early intervention such as a dental filling, you can mitigate damage from spreading infection and restore your oral health. Though dental fillings are a traditional way to treat cavities, keep in mind that these are not your only options when it comes to restorative care. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist discusses the versatility of dental crown restorations, and how they can be used in various instances to prioritize your oral health.


Restorative Intervention With Fillings

Tooth restoration with filling and polymerization lamp. Medically accurate tooth 3D illustration.Flossing and brushing your teeth every day goes a long way when it comes to providing necessary protection to fend off common oral health threats. Though these features represent the foundation of an excellent preventive dental routine, keep in mind that prevention is no match for all possible concerns that could arise. For example, dental emergencies and physical injuries can arise at any time, and as such, it is important to seek necessary care to mitigate further damage. In today’s blog, your Auburn Hills, MI dentist explores the need for restorative care and how fillings can address cavity concerns.