Dental Implants: The Procedure & How They Work

Dental Implants: The Procedure & How They Work

Dental implant procedure Dental implants are inserted into places where teeth are missing. They are used for cosmetic purposes, but implants can also help to aid in chewing. I have two implants, and this post will help answer common questions you may have about implants. The Initial Appointment Typically, you…

Gummy Smile

Gummy Smile

Gummy Smile Treatments Even healthy teeth and gums can sometimes produce what is considered a “gummy smile.” Often just a cosmetic issue, a gummy smile is when a disproportionate amount of gum is shown when you smile. This can make normal teeth appear too short, and short teeth appear even…

Bite Problems: Causes and Treatments

Bite Problems: Causes and Treatments

Bite problems occur in multiple forms and are typically caused by structural issues with teeth or jaw. While these issues do not always have to be addressed, certain bite problems can cause difficulties such as speech impairments, headaches, and increased chances of damage to teeth. To help identify if your…

Short Teeth and Juvenile Teeth Treatment Options

Short Teeth and Juvenile Teeth Treatment Options

Small Teeth The appearance of your teeth is not always a matter of chips, crookedness or other similar problems that affect only a few teeth at a time. Instead, many patients struggle with short teeth and/or gum to tooth ratios that make teeth appear too small for one’s mouth. There…