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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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...   Bonding Cosmetic Contouring Crowns and Bridges Specialty Dentures Cosmetic Fillings Implants Veneers Whitening Sealants Root Canal Therapy Extractions Scaling and Root Planing Dentures Cosmetic Dentistry Invisalign Cerec   Initial Oral Examination Your initial oral examination includes a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis and treatment recommendations...

CEREC
...Read Article Porcelain Crowns & Veneers Dear Doctor magazine examines two innovative strategies for improving your smile...

Crowns and Bridges
...   Related Articles Porcelain Crowns & Veneers Dear Doctor magazine examines two innovative strategies for improving your smile...

Fifth Harmony's Camila Cabello Chips a Tooth, but Concert Still "Worth It"
... Porcelain veneers are a more long-lasting solution...

Why Professional Teeth Cleanings are Necessary?
...By coming into our office every six months we can determine whether Invisalign, dental veneers or other treatment options could not only give your smile the cosmetic boost it needs but also reduce your risk for gum disease and decay...

Porcelain Veneers: A Less Invasive Way to Transform Your Smile
... There is another less invasive option for teeth with mild to moderate imperfections — you can cover them with porcelain veneers...

General Dentistry
...Some of these offerings include: Root canals Dental fillings Dental bridges Dental crowns Dental implants Gum disease treatment Dentures Porcelain Veneers Dental bonding While the goal behind general dentistry is to prevent issues from happening to your smile, we also know that this isn’t always avoidable...

Kathy Bates Plays It Smart With Professional Teeth Whitening
...Also, teeth that have been restored (with bonding or veneers, for example) generally won't change color...

Dental Crowns for the King of Magic
...You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine articles “Crowns & Bridgework” and “Porcelain Crowns & Veneers...

Life-like Dental Porcelain Helps Restore Smiles Marred by Unattractive Teeth
...But perhaps its greatest benefit is its adaptability for use in a number of different applications, particularly veneers and crowns...

Your Options for Restoring a Chipped Tooth
...Depending on the application there are two different materials we commonly use: porcelains, a type of oven-fired ceramic most often found in veneers or crowns; or composite resins, a mixture of glass and plastic substances we apply in liquid form that hardens in built-up layers on the tooth's surface to ultimately resemble normal tooth shape and color...

Vivica's Veneers: the Making of a Hollywood Smile
... "I got veneers years ago," Ms...

Take Years off Your Smile by Treating Age-Related Dental Problems
...If so, you can gain a bright new smile with porcelain veneers or crowns...

Crowns
... Crowns are sometimes confused with veneers, but they are quite different...

Cosmetic Dentistry
... Veneers - A procedure in which ultra-thin coatings are placed over the front teeth...

Veneers
... Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape...

Teeth Whitening
...These products also are not as effective on pitted or badly discolored teeth, or on restorations such as crowns, bridges, bonding and tooth-colored fillings (porcelain veneers or dental bonding may be more appropriate in this case)...

Chipped, Cracked, and Worn Teeth
Special thin laminates, called veneers, can often be used to correct discolored, worn down, cracked and chipped teeth...

Bonding
... Bonding is more susceptible to staining or chipping than other forms of restoration such as veneers...

Crowns and Bridges
... Crowns are sometimes confused with veneers, but they are quite different...

Fillings
...They are used as inlays, onlays, crowns and aesthetic veneers...