Does your day not start until you’ve had your morning cup of joe? Do you often have a glass of wine in the evening to unwind? If so, you’re probably all too familiar with how these beverages can stain your teeth. Maybe you’ve wondered why these beverages – and foods like soy sauce, curry, and blueberries – make your pearly whites darker than others. Read on as a cosmetic dentist in Oklahoma City explains why some foods and drinks discolor teeth – and how professional teeth whitening can give you a brighter smile!(more…)
Why Do Certain Foods and Drinks Stain Your Teeth?
July 5, 2022
Does It Hurt to Get a Dental Crown?
June 21, 2022
Has your dentist told you that you need a crown on your tooth? Dental crowns are designed to strengthen and protect weakened teeth by completely covering them with durable yet lifelike material. However, the procedure can seem intimidating if you’ve never had it done before. One common question that patients have is, “does getting a dental crown hurt?” Keep reading to learn the answer!(more…)
5 Tips for Choosing a Cosmetic Dentist
April 8, 2022
Cosmetic dentists are professionals who cover up or correct smile flaws like chips, cracks, discoloration, gaps, and misshapen or misaligned teeth. Though they specialize in helping patients achieve the smiles they’ve always wanted, it’s important to make sure you’re picky about who you receive treatment from. Read on to learn five tips that will help you choose a cosmetic dentist who’s most likely to give you the results you desire.(more…)
What NOT to Do After Dental Implant Surgery
March 8, 2022
Are you counting down the days to dental implant surgery? Getting implants placed is an important step on the way to restoring gaps in your smile. However, there are some things you will need to keep in mind to ensure your implant treatment is a success. Certain actions and behaviors can interfere with the healing process. Here are five things you should NOT do following dental implant surgery in Oklahoma City.(more…)
5 Types of Tooth Pain an Emergency Dentist Should Monitor
February 9, 2022
There is a range of things that can cause one of your teeth to feel sensitive or uncomfortable. Experiencing a toothache without a known cause can be frustrating. It’s difficult to know how severe the issue is and whether it warrants an emergency dental visit. So that you understand what signs to look out for that may point to a serious issue, read on to learn about five types of toothaches that will require prompt treatment.(more…)
Questions to Ask at Your Dental Implant Consultation
September 3, 2021
If you are among the over 156 million Americans missing at least one tooth, you may find yourself looking into replacement options such as dental implants. Even though they have a 98% success rate, making sure you’re well informed before undergoing this major treatment can help you feel more comfortable with the procedure. Ask your dentist these questions at your dental implant consultation to ensure you’re making the right decision for your smile.(more…)
Bad Teeth: Are They Genetic?
August 10, 2021
Do you always seem to have problems with your mouth, no matter how much you brush and floss? You might have inherited bad teeth. If your parents or grandparents had dental issues, you’ll likely experience them as well. In fact, many aspects of your oral health are affected to a certain degree by your genes. Read along to learn which conditions can be inherited and what steps you can take to have a healthy smile.(more…)
4 Surprising Benefits of Having Lumineers Placed!
July 19, 2021
For years, you’ve been living with smile imperfections that have left you hesitant to grin and place your personality on full display. Thankfully, the days of hiding from the world can finally come to an end with the placement of Lumineers. As you continue reading, a local cosmetic dentist lists 4 benefits of the procedure that just may surprise you!(more…)
TikTok’s Toothless Princess: How Her Story Can Inspire More Smiles
July 5, 2021
When you lose a tooth, you can lose much more. Having missing teeth can feel isolating because you may not want to show the gaps when you talk, laugh, eat, or smile. It can cause you to shy away from social or professional conversations, eating in public, or smiling for selfies. But the truth is you’re far from being alone. TikTok’s “Toothless Princess” is helping people see that tooth loss is more common than you think and that implant dentures can help you overcome it.(more…)
4 Unique Benefits Only Lumineers Can Provide
June 18, 2021
You’re tired of seeing chips, cracks, and stains on your teeth, but you don’t want to undergo an invasive cosmetic procedure like veneers or dental crowns. What can you do? You may not realize this, but Lumineers are similar to veneers but instead of altering the enamel of your teeth, they require little-to-no preparation and are completely reversible! If you’re ready to make a change to your smile’s appearance, here are 4 unique benefits that come with choosing Lumineers.(more…)