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Invisalign® or Braces: Which Is Best for Your Teen?

The road your teen takes to straight teeth can vary based on their orthodontic needs, along with their preferences and yours. Here’s a quick look at Invisalign® vs. traditional braces to help you decide which might be best.
Jul 1st, 2023

Do Kids Really Need Twice-Yearly Dental Visits?

You know your child should visit the dentist, but does it really need to be a biannual effort? Yes. Here, you can learn why dental experts across the country recommend this schedule for optimal oral health.
Jun 1st, 2023

6 Problems That Veneers Resolve

If you’re looking for a way to resolve certain problems with your smile, veneers can usually deliver. Here are six specific cosmetic issues that these versatile tooth-coverings can fix.
May 1st, 2023

How Does a Dental Bridge Work?

A dental bridge replaces missing teeth by anchoring an artificial tooth using the teeth on one or both sides of the gap in your smile. Here’s a quick but thorough look at this replacement option.
Apr 2nd, 2023

Help! My Teeth Are Yellow

Want a whiter, brighter smile? Skip the risky store-bought kits that can’t live up to their promises and explore professional teeth whitening for dazzling results. Here’s how we can help you say goodbye to yellow teeth.
Mar 2nd, 2023

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Dental implants should last your lifetime — but they require proper care for that kind of longevity. Learn what you need to know about this tooth replacement option and how to maintain it.
Feb 1st, 2023

Bad Breath? Here's What You Can Do About It

Living with bad breath can add an unnecessary level of stress to your life. Fortunately, you can take targeted steps to clear it up. Here, we cover what you need to know.
Dec 1st, 2022

The Worst Foods to Eat for Gum Health

You probably know to avoid certain foods to protect your teeth, but what about your gums? Learn which foods and drinks can put you at risk for periodontal disease here.
Nov 1st, 2022

My Kid Hates Brushing Their Teeth. Now What?

If the bathroom has become a battleground, it’s tempting to let your child skip brushing their teeth every now and again. Here are some tips and tricks that can make everyone’s lives easier and keep your kid’s oral health on track.
Oct 1st, 2022

How Veneers Can Give You a Smile Makeover

Do you have chipped, stained, gapped, overly short, or otherwise uneven teeth? If so, versatile dental veneers could be the perfect option to help you achieve your dream smile. Learn more in this guide.
Sep 1st, 2022

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

After you get your teeth professionally whitened, you want a way to ensure they stay bright. Fortunately, you can do just that if you take certain steps. Learn how to keep your teeth sparkling here.
Aug 1st, 2022

Getting Started with Invisalign: What to Expect

Millions of people have achieved straighter teeth and more beautiful smiles with Invisalign®, an innovative orthodontic system that works without metal brackets or wires. If Invisalign is in your future, here’s what to expect during your treatment.
Jun 1st, 2022

Considering Invisalign? 3 Things You May Not Know

Everyone knows Invisalign can straighten teeth as well as traditional braces, and everyone knows the Invisalign aligners are clear and discreet. But that's not all there is to know about Invisalign treatment. Check out these other benefits.
Mar 1st, 2019

Why Regular Dental Cleanings Are So Important

It’s easy to procrastinate your bi-annual visit to the dentist, but it’s not a wise idea. A checkup and cleaning every six months is one of the best ways to reduce your risk of cavities, gum disease, and tooth loss.
Feb 1st, 2019

5 Things To Avoid For Whiter Teeth

We live in a world where everything from your fish to your fruit contains artificial coloring. While these products may look more pleasing to your eye, they can wreak havoc on your teeth. As can many other things.
Jan 11th, 2019

Boost Your Confidence With A Smile Makeover

Your smile is your calling card, creating an all-important first impression that speaks volumes before you say a word. A smile makeover will give you renewed confidence that you’re making the right impression.
Dec 12th, 2018

How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Lead to Better Oral Health

Do you have a chipped or misshapen tooth or a noticeable gap between your teeth that makes you self-conscious? That unsightly smile may be affecting your oral health, too. But modern cosmetic dentistry can help.
Nov 15th, 2018

Learn More About Dental Implants

If you’ve experienced tooth loss but the thought of having dentures fills you with dread, read on for all you need to know about dental implants. They might be the answer you’ve been looking for.
Sep 14th, 2018

Struggling with Missing Teeth?

Missing teeth can interfere with everything from chewing your food well to speaking clearly to smiling with confidence. You have several options to restore that toothy grin, including dentures, bridges, and dental implants.
Aug 23rd, 2018

Brighten Your Everyday Smile With Veneers

Smiling is good for your health, your career, and your social life. Veneers are a long-lasting, minimally invasive solution to a brighter, healthier smile that can change the course of your everyday life.
Jul 24th, 2018

Tips for Taking Care of Aging Teeth

Taking care of your teeth is important whether you’re 2 or 82. Good oral care will help keep your teeth and gums healthy for a lifetime. Stay true to all of the tips you learned when you were a youngster and your teeth will keep serving you forever.
Jun 20th, 2018

Dental Implants 101: Everything You Need to Know

When you’re hoping for natural-appearing and comfortable replacements for your missing teeth, you can put dental implants at the top of the list. They’re so realistic that you may even forget they aren’t your original teeth.
Mar 13th, 2018

What is the Best Age for Braces?

Giving your child a perfect smile is a gift that lasts a lifetime, but braces aren’t entirely about looks. Proper tooth alignment is a key aspect of good dental health. Dr. Evans examines the best ages to begin orthodontic treatments, so you can target the
Feb 28th, 2018

Tips for Helping Your Child Overcome Dental Anxiety

Lifelong dental fears can begin in early childhood without the right kind of preparation. Getting your child comfortable before an appointment with Dr. Evans can help keep their anxiety at bay and ensure a lifetime of good oral health.
Feb 14th, 2018

Teeth Whitening: 8 Ways to Get a Bright White Smile

Your teeth are one of the first things people notice. They’re a sign of health, as well as a sign of beauty. You haven't been the most proactive when it comes to dental care. But now is the time to put in the effort to polish up those pearly whites.
Oct 4th, 2017

Is Your Smile Crooked? How to Choose the Right Braces

The day you’ve been excited about is here. You just got back from the dentist, and he recommended that it's time to get braces. Now you are faced with choices. What type of braces do I get? Do I get braces or Invisalign?
Aug 30th, 2017