Posts By: Melrose Dental Arts

A Crash Course In Dental Implants

If you’re someone with a spotless dental health record, you may not think about options for tooth replacement. However, even people with strong oral health can still suffer an accident that causes tooth loss. It’s important to know that if you do lose a tooth, you have options for replacing that tooth. One of the… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures for Minor and Major Changes

Have you explored cosmetic dentistry options for yourself? Everyone wants a bright, beautiful smile that lights up a room. However, many people suffer from misalignment issues, staining, and awkwardly shaped teeth. If imperfections in your smile are holding you back in professional and social settings, you should explore your cosmetic dentistry options. This branch of… Read more »

Are Dental Visits an Obstacle for You?

Some people have a positive relationship with the dentist. Appointments are just another agenda item that comes up once every six months or so. However, that’s not the case for everyone. For some individuals, dentist appointments are a real obstacle. Dentist appointments can create anxiety, and that causes some individuals to avoid them altogether. If… Read more »

Is Brushing Your Teeth a Priority for You?

Many people make brushing their teeth part of their daily care routine, which is a great start. If you aren’t currently brushing your teeth at least twice a day, you should be! Brushing your teeth removes bacterial buildup and the residues left behind from food (which bacteria use to make tooth-harming acid). You should also… Read more »

Finding the Right Use and Fit for a Dental Crown

Everyone’s teeth suffer wear over time, it’s totally natural. Sometimes that wear manifests itself as a cosmetic defect, like staining of the enamel. Sometimes that wear can be more serious. If bacteria have infected your teeth, they can cause significant structural damage that compromises the functionality of your teeth and the appearance of your smile…. Read more »

Fall Back In Love with Your Smile

Have you fallen out of love with your smile? It’s not your fault! Imperfections in the appearance of your teeth are common and totally natural. You may have some strange grooves on the surfaces of your teeth, or maybe some sharp edges. Some of your teeth may be disproportionately sized. Of course, staining of the… Read more »

Dental Crowns Support Teeth and Restorations

Dental crowns are hollow, tooth-shaped restorations that are placed over your existing tooth to protect it from sustaining physical damage or bacterial infection. Crowns are typically used on teeth that have already suffered some sort of damage or decay. Crowns are made using measurements of your actual teeth, so they fit and appear like your… Read more »