Posts By: Melrose Dental Arts

Addressing Decay Sooner Than Later

Close up mouth of happy girl with new dental crown in odontological room

Losing your permanent teeth as an adult can be a pretty traumatic experience. After all, the structures will not grow back, and you will have to endure the effects of gaps in your grin. These can consist of functional complications, jaw bone degradation, and more. Because of this, our team encourages our patients to act… Read more »

Ways To Avoid Premature Tooth Loss

Teeth shift deformatiuon after losing molar tooth. 3D illustration of Popov Godon phenomenon

It goes without saying that nobody wants to lose a natural, permanent tooth. After all, once it is gone it is gone for good. Indeed, preventive dental procedures such as fluoride treatment and routine checkups help encourage stronger teeth, while restorative dentistry acts as a backup plan in the event dangerous decay and infection have… Read more »

Fluoride Treatments Strengthen Your Smile

Toothpaste in the shape of tooth coming out from toothpaste tube. Brushing teeth dental concept. 3d illustration

Because our smiles endure a significant amount of wear and tear over the years, it makes sense that their shine diminishes over time. Cosmetic treatments such as whitening and porcelain veneers can enhance our grins and their appearance, but when it comes to protecting them from outside threats, these options do not hold much weight…. Read more »

Most Adults Can Benefit From Whitening

It goes without saying that your function and safety are the top priority when it comes to your oral health. After all, you need your strong teeth to help you perform daily activities such as biting, chewing, and eating. While this is the most important factor to consider, it does not mean that your smile’s… Read more »

How Crowns Encourage Proper Healing

When it comes to your oral health, a number of factors are taken into consideration. For instance, loving the grin you have is a goal many adults aspire to achieve, while optimal function and structural integrity play a role as well. Indeed, preventive dentistry is the number one way to achieve a healthy smile for… Read more »

Addressing Cosmetic Concerns With Veneers

Happy mature woman with beautiful smile pointing at something on color background

From the time that you are little, you often hear about the importance of preventive dentistry in maintaining a healthy smile for life. Indeed, attending checkups and brushing and flossing at home is the crux of this plan, and restorative dental treatment is intended only as a backup plan if a threat comes along that… Read more »

Bridges Can Address Consecutive Tooth Loss

Sometimes treading the line between cosmetic dental concerns and restorative dental concerns can be confusing, especially given that there is significant overlap. Indeed, depending on the severity of the issue, your dentist may recommend one treatment as opposed to another. Still though, more severe complications can lead to the loss of one or several teeth… Read more »

Cosmetic Bonding Improves Your Smile

Keeping up with your smile’s health is a lifelong process and one that involves a significant amount of care and effort. Indeed, taking care to attend routine checkups and cleanings, brushing and flossing at home, and paying mind to the negative effects that certain foods and beverages have on your health all play major roles… Read more »

Why Your Checkup Matters

It is not surprising that dental decay is arguably the biggest threat to your oral health, as it is one of the most common oral concerns out there. In fact, millions of people every year experience decay in some form or another, often not seeking proper help or guidance until it has significantly progressed. Indeed,… Read more »

Treating Cavities With Fillings

In last week’s blog, our team decided to discuss the negatives that arise from oral cancer and how it can affect anyone at any age. Just like a number of other oral threats, decay can wreak havoc on your smile as well, and in fact, is one of the most common dental concerns. While some… Read more »