Using Veneers To Make Smile Improvements

If you look into your options for smile improvement, you can find that there are several cosmetic procedures that make big changes attainable. At our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office, we can take on concerns about discoloration, problems with teeth spacing, issues with dental damage, and more. As we review what services might be right for you, we can highlight procedures that are capable of resolving multiple issues at one time. You can see dynamic changes when we place custom porcelain veneers on teeth that currently hurt the quality of your smile. In just two appointments, you can see striking changes. Because these restorations are made to last, they can effectively provide permanent improvements that you are happy to show off! (more…)

Orthodontic Work And Your Oral Health

People often start looking at their options for orthodontic treatment because they want to address issues with the way they look. Through treatment, you can improve your smile by correcting problems with visible gaps and overlaps between teeth, and you can generally make your appearance more attractive by making your smile more uniform. As beneficial as corrective work can be, there are also oral health benefits to treatment that you should be aware of. At our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office, we can provide different treatment options, including discreet approaches with lingual braces and clear aligners, to help you resolve problems with malocclusion. (more…)

We Can Restore Your Incomplete Smile

Any damage to your tooth structure can be a concern. Until treatment occurs, an unhealthy tooth can make eating more uncomfortable, and it can also stop you from smiling with full confidence. Of course, while unhealthy teeth are a concern, the loss of teeth can be a bigger, more intrusive issue! Losing teeth makes you more likely to experience more oral health difficulties, including the loss of additional teeth. You can also struggle to bite and chew with confidence, and you can grow uncomfortable with the way you look. Our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office is prepared to help. We actually have a specialist on site who assists those who want to replace missing teeth. With the right treatment approach, we can give you back your confidence in the way you look, as well as in your oral health! (more…)

What You Gain With Access To Same-Day Crowns

When your dentist tells you that you need a dental crown, you can be less than thrilled. With that said, our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office can take care of your tooth in less time than you expect, and we can do so without changing your appearance. Our practice uses technology to produce dental crowns that are ready in as little as one appointment. The restoration we create will still be custom-made to fit your tooth, and it will provide cosmetic benefits as well as functional support. This is possible because we rely on CEREC technology to digitally measure teeth, make designs of restorations, and then produce them in-house with a custom milling machine. While designed to match your enamel, your ceramic crown will also be strong enough to provide functional support. (more…)

Can Cosmetic Work Address My Smile Concerns?

Many people have at least one concern about the way their smile looks. Even those who once felt full confidence in the way they looked can start to grow concerned as gradual changes affect their appearance. While people look into cosmetic dentistry for different reasons, they can have similar goals for showing off teeth that are brighter, more uniform, and free of conspicuous flaws that might stand out. At our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office, we can help you reach your goals through the appropriate treatment. What may surprise you is how one procedure can be all it takes for you to have the changes you want, even if you have several areas of concern that you hope to address. (more…)

Are You Ignoring A Problem With Your Gums?

What does it mean when you notice that your gums are more sensitive, and more prone to bleeding, whenever you brush and floss? How worried should you be if you have tissues that look discolored and swollen, or when recession starts to occur. These are all symptoms of poor periodontal health, something that you should not take lightly. If you let problems with gum disease go unchecked, they can worsen and become difficult to manage. Our Bellaire, TX dental office can help you protect yourself against gum disease. Because we have a periodontist on-site who can work with you, we can also help you start care to address a more serious infection. (more…)

How Braces And Aligners Improve Smiles

While there are several reasons why your dentist might recommend orthodontic treatment, it is hard to miss how corrective work can improve your smile. At the end of your adjustment, you can show off a straighter, more symmetrical smile, and no longer feel self-conscious because of visible gaps or overlaps between teeth. At our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office, we provide our patients with different options for their treatment. You can move forward with care provided through traditional metal braces, or you can select a more discreet option. One of those options relies on lingual braces, which are placed against the backs of teeth. The other is to use a series of clear aligners to make the appropriate movements to address malocclusion. (more…)

Using Technology To Provide Same-Day Crowns

Why should you make treatment a priority if you have a cavity? When dental decay is not addressed in time, the damage to your enamel can become so serious that you need more thanĀ  just a dental filling to protect your tooth. Eventually, the harm will call for a dental crown, a larger restoration that provides full coverage above your gum line. At our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office, we can actually create and place a custom dental crown in less time than other practices can require. With the technology in our office, we actually have the resources to digitally measure your tooth, make a design of your custom restoration, then produce it on-site so that we can have your oral health trouble resolved in just one visit! At another practice, the process of placing a custom dental crown can call for at least two appointments. (more…)

Can Dental Implants Support Dentures?

senior woman shrugsWhen you look into receiving dentures, you can appreciate that a removable appliance can give you back your full smile. However, you may have questions about how comfortable it will be, and how much functional support it can provide. If you are someone who already relies on a removable denture, jawbone deterioration may have affected how comfortable and secure it is. At our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office, we can actually offer you restorative treatment that relies on dentures held in place with dental implants. Your implant-held appliance can give you more functional support, and it can make you more comfortable when eating and speaking. (more…)

Choosing A Cosmetic Dental Procedure

Cosmetic dental procedures benefit patients who have always held doubts about the quality of their smile, and they also help those who have more recent issues they would like to address. If you have questions about your cosmetic treatment options, you can bring them to our Bellaire, TX dentist’s office to learn more about how we can help you. With the right procedure, we can make changes that address dental discoloration, visible damage, or problems with teeth spacing, shape, and size. While we offer several treatment options, you may find that one is all that you need to see your desired results, even if there are several issues that you hope to resolve. (more…)