Naples Dental Blog
5 Tips for Getting Used to Dentures
We understand that transitioning from natural teeth to dentures can be difficult. However, we assure you that over time you will get used to eating, speaking, and living with dentures. In this blog post, we will go over 5 tips to help you get used to wearing dentures in no time. For more information, we recommend speaking with an experienced Naples tooth restoration dentist in your area.
Benefits of Porcelain Veneers
Have you ever felt self-conscious and hid your smile in a group photo? If so, you don?t have to live your life trying to hide your smile. Porcelain veneers were designed to help people just like you by covering up cracks, chips, gaps between teeth, and even tooth discoloration. A dental veneer is essentially a protective tooth-colored shell adhered to...
Encouraging Healthy Dental Habits for Children
On the list of things children find enjoyable, brushing and flossing teeth are not listed. However, helping your child develop healthy dental habits during adolescence will help them build the foundation for healthy baby teeth later on. To help you out, we offer five dental tips for parentson how to encourage teeth brushing...
Is ZOOM! Teeth Whitening Right for You?
Have you been struggling to whiten your teeth with whitening toothpaste, strips, and trays? If so, you may want to consider a professional teeth whitening treatment from our experienced Naples FL cosmetic dentist. We understand that it can be difficult feeling confident with a discolored smile, which is why we make it our mission to educate patients on their treatment options.
Living with TMJ Disorder
TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, which is essentially a hinge connecting the jaw to the skull. The TMJ is also responsible for controlling jaw and facial movement, which is why people living with TMJ often experience health problems. In this blog post, we will go over some of the most commonly asked questions from patients with TMJ disorder.
Look Younger with Dental Implants
Who doesn't want to look younger — or better? Some people, surprisingly, may shy away from improving their appearance. In a world obsessed with looks, sometimes it is thought to be superficial to even consider cosmetic and beautification programs. You may feel the same way about altering your teeth. When your dentist installs dental implant...
Ten Reasons to Keep Smiling
Your smile is the ultimate expression of you. It dictates how you feel about yourself and your emotions in any situation. One slight flaw in your smile can adversely affect your self-confidence and prevent you from looking and feeling your best.An experienced cosmetic dentist can help create an amazing smile for you.Below are some re...
6 Tips for Preventing Gum Disease
As more and more research about gum disease is surfacing, the need for prevention is more urgent than ever. Gum disease is when your gum tissue and surrounding bones become infected. Gingivitis is a type of gum disease that only affects the gums. ...
Advantages of Cosmetic Bonding
Since one of the first things someone notices about your appearance is your smile, you want to make sure that your teeth are in the best condition possible. Having chipped, crooked, or discolored teeth can be uncomfortable for anyone to have to deal with. Fortunately, Cosmetic Bonding is one of the best ways to solve these issue...
Avoiding Time in the Dentist Chair
There are many people who don't like the dentist and yet, take such little care of their oral health that they end up having to make frequent trips to the dentist to repair damage to their teeth.
So the very thing they fear becomes something that is now part of their life — for a very long time. Since teeth ...
Benefits of Dental Bridges
If you have gaps in your mouth created by missing teeth, you know what a hassle it can be to perform even the simplest tasks. Even the most basic mouth movements allowing you to talk and chew food can be difficult and painful. Thankfully, dental bridges provide a solution.
Dental bridges simply fill in your mouth’s empty sp...
The Benefits of Regular Dental Visits
Visiting your dentist regularly and having your teeth professionally cleaned makes a drastic difference in your overall health. A clean mouth not only reduces cavities, but can also greatly improve the health of your entire body. Healthy te...
Dental Implants | Health Effects of Missing Teeth
When you lose a tooth, it damages more than just your smile. Missing teeth force you to alter your lifestyle to accommodate the change in your mouth. Your dentist knows that a healthy mouth depends on a full set of teeth — not just for chewing, but for maintaining healthy gums and strengthening your jawbone.
How Dental Implants Help
Dentures: Cost, Types, and Care
Missing teeth can cause you to feel embarrassed and insecure about your smile. Thankfully, dentures can give you back your beautiful smile and also help with other things like eating and speaking. If you’re missing many or all of your teeth, dentures may be the best option for you.
For a ...
How to Choose the Right Cosmetic Dentist
A cosmetic dentist, also known as an aesthetic dentist, performs various procedures that produce immediate results in the appearance of your smile. Things like discoloration or chipped teeth are some of the many issues that cosmetic dentists are best for correcting. Since they are going to be doing work on your smile, you want to make sure you f...
Professional Teeth Whitening
Our smiles play a large role in our overall appearance, so it’s no surprise that in-office professional teeth whitening is one of the most common dental procedures in the world. Having your cosmetic dentist whiten your teeth will effectively remove surface stains and also improve discolored teeth. ...