Dental veneers: Types, costs, procedure, and what to expect

dental veneers

Dental veneers are wafer-thin, custom-made tooth-colored shells intended to cover the front surface of teeth to enhance their appearance. These shells are attached to the front of individual teeth, altering their color, form, or size. Dental veneer types: Generally, dental veneers are made of porcelain or composite resin. Porcelain veneers are more resistant to stains […]

How to calm your anxiety about going to the dentist

How to calm dentist visit anxiety

Do you feel nervous about going to the dentist? Does your anxiety cause you to delay regular check-ups? Anxiety associated with dental visits can stem from a fear of pain, fear of drills, or the possibility of embarrassment over poor dental hygiene. This nervousness, however, is completely normal! Studies have stated that 36% of the population suffers […]

Teeth filing: benefits, costs, and dangers behind at-home filing

Teeth filing is a professional dental procedure, technically known as enameloplasty. It involves the careful removal of a small amount of enamel from the surface of teeth. Also known as teeth shaving or recontouring, the process requires the skill and experience of a dentist, using a sanding tool, laser, or other equipment to reshape the […]

What causes bad breath?

What causes bad breath and how do you treat it?

Before talking about bad breath causes, it’s wise to address the effects of this condition on your personal and professional life. Unfortunately, bad breath or halitosis, as it is often known, can interfere with your relationships at home and in a career environment. Though many people find it socially preferable to try to “ignore” someone’s […]

What to expect at your next dentist appointment and how to prepare

What to expect at your next dentist appointment

It’s time to go to the dentist! Many people have mixed feelings about that statement, but keep in mind that going to the dentist is a good thing. You’re taking a big step in levelling up your oral wellness and avoiding undesirable dental problems later on. Preventative dental care is one of the best things […]

How much does a root canal cost?

root canal cost

While getting a root canal is usually on everyone’s not-to-do list, sometimes it’s inevitable to preserve your oral health. If you think you’re going to need a root canal, you probably have lots of questions. Not the least of which is how much does a root canal cost? Well, there are a number of factors […]