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Does Using a Straw Really Prevent Cavities?

The latest mini-trend among those who are conscious about their oral health is to always use a straw when consuming highly sugary, dark-colored, or acidic drinks. However, does using a…
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QUIZ: Are Veneers Right for You?

If you’ve always been self conscious of your smile, not because your teeth are crooked, but perhaps because your teeth are small, differently shaped, or even stained, this might be…
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Understanding the Dental Implant Procedure

Are you curious about the dental implant procedure? Dental implants are a great way to restore the look and function of your mouth when you suffer multiple seriously damaged, missing…

Let Our Patients' Gorgeous Smiles Inspire You

We spend a lot of time on this blog discussing the power of a smile. But there’s nothing like seeing a dramatic dental transformation for yourself to understand exactly how…

Celebrity Smile Secrets - How to Get a Hollywood Grin

Movie stars have that something special about them – a certain air, a twinkle in the eye, and a pretty face. But while their smiles are always stunning, they’re not…
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Hoping for a Promotion? Start with Your Smile

Appearances aren’t everything – the old adage is true. But when the way we look impacts the way we behave, things get a lot more complicated. Your confidence stems from…

Get the Facts: Cosmetic Dentistry Misconceptions

The phrase “smile makeover” is a loaded one – it carries so many connotations. What do you think of when you see those words? A stereotypical Hollywood smile, with piano…

How to Envision Your Perfect Smile

Maybe you’re already in possession of your perfect smile. If you love the way your teeth look, then that’s great – and we’re here to help you keep your grin…

Aesthetic Dentistry: Building a Natural Smile

It’s easy to take a smile and make it into a cookie-cutter ideal. We’re talking perfectly straight, bright white, rectangular teeth, aligned in the standard Hollywood smile fashion.

Choosing Porcelain Veneers

If you could change one thing about your appearance, what would it be? Many answers involve the teeth.