How Your Bite Affects Your Oral Health

Woman biting into an apple

Your bite refers to the way that your lower and upper teeth fit together. To have a healthy bite, your upper teeth should fit just over your lower teeth. In addition, the cusps of your bottom molars should fit comfortably against the top molars. If you have misaligned teeth, your bite may be off, which […]

What Can Dental Bonding Be Used For?

Dental Bonding

Many people have minor flaws in their smile, such as a small gap or chipped tooth. While these imperfections may not cause pain or discomfort, they can sometimes affect a person’s confidence. If you are looking for an effective way to repair your smile, consider cosmetic dentistry. Dental bonding is a popular form of cosmetic […]

All About Dental Implants

Dental Implants

When you lose a tooth due to extraction or it falls out from trauma, it can have a direct impact on the appearance and function of your smile. Fortunately, advancements in technology have made it easier than ever to restore lost teeth. For those who want the same look and feel of real teeth, dental […]

When Is Dental Extraction Necessary?

Dental Extraction

Removing a tooth is only recommended when alternative treatment options have been ruled out. While a dental extraction can often provide the patient with immediate relief from tooth pain and the progression of decay, it does have certain downsides. If you fail to replace an extracted tooth, it could affect your appearance, your ability to […]

Benefits of Going to a Family Dentist

Family Dentist

Finding the right dentist is an important task for anyone, and especially so for families with children. While some families prefer to have two dentists — a pediatric dentist specifically for the little ones and a general practice dentist for adults visits — many others choose to see a family dentist who can provide care […]

What Sugar Really Does to Your Teeth

Sugar and your teeth

Everyone knows that consuming too much sugar can be bad for your health. However, few understand the significant impact that it can have on your teeth. A high-sugar diet is directly related to tooth decay and can contribute to a wide range of oral health problems, such as gum disease and enamel loss. It can […]

Top Tips for Financing Your Dental Health

Financing Your Dental Health

A beautiful smile can open doors and boost your confidence. But good dental care is about so much more than looks, it’s also important for your overall health. But quality dental care can be expensive, especially when we run into trouble with our teeth or gums. A cracked tooth, a cavity, or oral surgery can […]

How Often Can I Be Teeth Whitening?

Teeth whitening

As you age, several factors can contribute to your teeth not being as white as they were when you were a child. Some of these include lifestyle choices such as drinking coffee or dark wine, eating foods that can stain teeth, smoking, or simply not brushing your teeth as often as you should. Taking certain […]

Botox And Your Smile

Botox smiles

Botox is a popular choice for dental patients who wish to improve their smile. At Bonham Dental Arts, Botox treatments are available for a variety of practical and cosmetic reasons. If you’ve been looking for a way to look and feel better about your smile, Botox might be the solution. What is Botox? Botox is […]