Cosmetic dentistry is the branch of dentistry that focuses on the aesthetics, rather than the health and functionality, of your smile. Though it is not strictly required for oral or overall physical heath (but it can boost both!), cosmetic dentistry can have a major impact on your emotional and psychological health. Here are just some of the ways that cosmetic dentistry can boost your self confidence.
The vast majority of people in today’s world seek regular dental care. Yet myths and legends about dentistry run rampant. Some are passed down through families and groups of friends, while others traverse the internet at lightning speed. Here are some of the most common dental myths, debunked.
There are dental offices that provide services for dental emergencies, especially on the weekend or at night, when many offices are closed. However, it can be difficult to know what counts as a true dental emergency and what conditions or symptoms could wait to be discussed at a regular dental appointment. Here are some of the signs of a true dental emergency. If you experience any one of these situations, it is important that you seek dental care right away.
Dental phobia is surprisingly common, leading some people to put off even much-needed dental care. Even those who are not especially afraid of the dentist may worry about pain during or after a procedure. Fortunately, modern dentistry is virtually pain-free thanks to a combination of new techniques and high quality dental anesthesia options. Here is a brief guide.
A smile makeover is, as the name suggests, a complete reimaging of your current smile. While a full mouth reconstruction rebuilds a smile destroyed by damage or disease, a smile makeover is elective and specifically done to enhance one’s appearance. First, Dr. Lubliner will thoroughly evaluate your existing smile and discuss with you the changes you want to make. You …
Modern dentistry is nearly pain-free, but dental anxiety and even dental phobias are, regrettably, extremely common. Some people even postpone routine or much-needed dental work due to their fears. Thankfully, sedation dentistry can help. You can choose your level of sedation, from mild nitrous oxide to deep IV sedation. Whichever you choose, sedation dentistry is an excellent way to push …
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