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5 Reasons to Get a Smile Makeover!

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_wade @ 12:33 pm
a man showing his teeth before and after a smile makeover

Did you know just the act of smiling has been proven to make you feel better? A new study published in Experimental Psychology reported that simply moving your facial muscles to form a smile, even if you don’t feel like it, generates positive emotions and raises your mood! However, many people are not happy with their teeth and feel self-conscious about showing them. Luckily, there are many cosmetic dental treatments that can address a range of dental imperfections. Here are five reasons a smile makeover can transform not only your pearly white but your life!


4 Common Dental Emergencies & How Your Dentist Can Help

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_wade @ 4:08 am
a dental kit with an emergency sign

Unexpected events can happen to anyone. You never know when a dental emergency will strike and your mouth needs immediate attention. Whether it’s a severe toothache or a chipped tooth, it’s important to seek help as soon as possible to prevent further damage or harm. However, you may feel a bit anxious about what to expect since going to see the dentist for an emergency is not an everyday event. Here are four of the most common dental emergencies and what your dentist can do to get your smile back on track!


How Long do Dental Bridges Last?

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_wade @ 9:35 pm
3-D Diagram of a Dental Bridge

Dental bridges are an incredibly powerful tooth replacement option, capable of taking the place of several teeth at once. That will allow you to talk, smile, and eat in a way that you might not have been able to for a very long time.

If you’re getting dental bridges soon, or just got them recently, you might wonder how long they’re likely to last. Here’s a guide to dental bridges’ lifespan.


What Dental Emergency is Making My Face Hurt?

Filed under: Uncategorized — dr_wade @ 9:27 pm
Someone grabbing their cheek in pain

There’s nothing worse than being in pain and not knowing why. If your face hurts, knowing how to deal with it is heavily dependent on knowing what you’re dealing with. Having an idea about the nature of your problem will make it a little easier to talk to your dentist, which can help treatment happen faster.

You’d need a professional to tell you for sure what dental emergency you’re dealing with, but if you want to know a little bit more about what the culprit for your facial pain could be, here are some of the most common causes of it.

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