The Advantages of Dental Implants

As we’ve covered in a previous blog, about half of American adults have lost at least one tooth. These numbers are staggering, no doubt, but there’s a number of effective ways to replace lost teeth today. You might have heard of dental bridges, which have existed as the go-to replacement treatment for years.… Read more

Las Vegas Teeth Whitening

It seems that everyone these days wants perfect teeth and a bright, white smile. The good news is, whiter teeth are now more attainable than ever. There are a number of different professional and over-the-counter treatments that can help you attain a whiter smile.… Read more

Different Types of Teeth

Everyone knows the importance of properly caring for your teeth. Brushing and flossing are key, as is visiting your Las Vegas dentist for a regular checkup and dental cleaning, but few patients know what purpose each of the different types of teeth serves.… Read more

Tooth Anatomy: The Different Parts of Our Teeth

The tooth might seem simple to the outside eye, but there’s a lot going on beneath the surface. For example, only one-third of an adult tooth is visible above the gumline, and each tooth itself features several different layers that protect the sensitive interior.… Read more

What are Dental Veneers?

Many patients avoid smiling when they notice a crack or chip in their front teeth. Indeed, these issues can put a damper on your self-esteem, however, correcting these issues is simple with dental veneers. Unfortunately, many patients associate dental veneers with the lifestyles of the rich and believe veneers are only for news anchors.… Read more

5 Common Invisalign Myths

Choosing an orthodontic treatment can be rightfully stressful. With all the options out there, you want to put in your research to assure that you’re choosing the perfect treatment. But one word of caution: there’s plenty of myths out there surrounding these orthodontic treatments.… Read more

The Dangers of DIY Teeth Whitening

In the last few decades, teeth whitening has become a commonplace treatment for those who long for a brighter, whiter smile. Now in stores, you’ll see shelves of DIY, take-home teeth whitening kits, all of which promises an easy and inexpensive means to whiten your smile.… Read more

Why you Should Floss Daily

We all know that the National Dental Association recommends you brush your teeth twice daily for two minutes. But did you know that flossing is just as important? It’s easy to put flossing aside, maybe because it’s just not quite as satisfying as brushing, or because it can become painful when we neglect our gums for too long.… Read more

Is it Important to Replace Missing Teeth?

By middle-age, the majority of adults are missing at least one natural tooth. There are a variety of ways in which people lose teeth: trauma, gum disease, and tooth decay are all common factors of tooth loss in adults. Nowadays there are a variety of treatments to replace missing teeth, as well as to mitigate some of the complications that can occur when we leave these missing teeth untended.… Read more