How Long Does it Take to Get Dental Crowns?  

Dental Crowns

When a tooth is severely damaged by dental decay, it may need a dental crown. These crowns are porcelain, ceramic, or metal dental caps securely placed over a severely damaged tooth. A crown can only be placed on the tooth after all the decay has been removed and the cavity has been sealed. The cap […]

Am I A Good Candidate for Dental Implants?  

Dental Implants

Dental implants are one of the most popular types of teeth restoration procedures today. You may love the idea of permanent, fully functional teeth replacements, but yet feel unsure about whether they’re the right option for your particular situation. Who is a Good Candidate For Dental Implants? The best way to know whether you’re a […]

How Dentists Use Botox

Syringe in mouth

Plastic surgeons administer Botox to prevent wrinkles. Doctors also inject Botox to treat certain health conditions, such as neck spasms, excessive sweating, and even migraines. But, did you know dentists use Botox in cosmetic dentistry for dental health and wellness? A growing number of dentists are now offering Botox procedures for both cosmetic and therapeutic use. […]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Clear Aligners

clear aligners

If you are looking for a minimally invasive, nearly invisible way to straighten your teeth, clear aligners may be for you. Clear aligners, like Invisalign, are designed to invisibly correct crooked and irregularly gapped teeth. The aligners also have the ability to correct underbites on teenagers and adults. As with all choices, it’s important to […]

What To Do In A Dental Emergency

Emergency Dental Services

When a dental emergency occurs, the extreme pain, stress, and frustration you experience can make it difficult for you to know what to do. Taking the time to learn some basic things, such as what to do and where to go in the event of a dental emergency, can not only make things less stressful, […]

Caring for Dental Implants  

Dental Implant Patient

Many patients looking to replace missing or severely damaged teeth choose dental implants. This is because of their relatively long lifespan; between 25 to 30 years compared to the 15 to 20 years of other tooth restoration options. What they don’t realize is that dental implants will only last a long time if they are […]

The Difference Between Bridges and Partial Dentures

Partial Dentures vs Bridges

The gaps caused by missing teeth can cause you to experience a number of problems, ranging from difficulty speaking or eating, to changes in the positioning of your teeth or bone loss. In order to avoid experiencing problems from missing teeth, you will want to fill in the gap. There are two dental treatment options […]

What are Dentures? The Drawbacks and Advantages

Dentist with dentures

Living with missing or severely damaged teeth is something that many people just learn to accept as a fact of life, but it doesn’t have to be like that. A common dental appliance known as dentures can be created to replace missing or damaged teeth. If you have gaps in your mouth from missing teeth, […]

What Types of Tooth Whitening Will Work Best for Me?

What Types of Tooth Whitening Will Work Best for Me?

Are you constantly covering your mouth when you laugh because you’re worried about tooth stains? Perhaps you’ve noticed that your teeth aren’t as white and bright as they used to be. Many people feel anxiety about the brilliance of their smile. Over time, trauma, aging, and certain foods and drinks can reduce the brightness of […]

Everything You Need to Know About Dental Crowns

Everything You Need to Know About Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are a great tooth restoration option when you have severely damaged or cracked teeth or teeth with large fillings. However, before you get a dental crown from our dentist in Largo, you probably want to know everything there is to know about dental crowns. Dental Crowns and Caps Dental crowns are also sometimes […]