Posted on 10/15/2019 10:00 AM By Advanced Dental Techniques
Advancements within the dental industry have opened the door for lasers to be used within the dental industry. Most dentists are now using laser treatments to help with a variety of different dental health complications. These complications include but are not limited to tooth decay, gum issues and common skin problems for example lesion removal. Also, dentists are now using lasers for cosmetic procedures.
Posted on 10/2/2019 4:25 PM By Advanced Dental Techniques
Sedation dentistry is a growing segment within the dentistry field, and this is because it can be used to relieve a patient of their dental anxiety. If you suffer from anxiety or a fear of going to the dentist then it would be beneficial to discuss the different types of sedation options that are available to you with your dentist. One of the most common questions related to sedation is whether it is the same as anesthesia.
Posted on 9/4/2019 9:53 AM By Advanced Dental Techniques
Getting healthy gums back does not have to mean going through a painful surgery anymore. Get your gum disease under control with laser gum therapy. With the LANAP procedure, you can go through a noninvasive gum surgery to bring back your oral health.
Gum disease is experienced by a lot of the population. People do not realize how serious gum disease can become when not treated. Identification is the first step to understanding gum disease. If you are experiencing symptoms of red and inflamed gums, bleeding gums, sensitivity to temperatures, you should seek dental assistance.
Posted on 9/4/2019 9:47 AM By Advanced Dental Techniques
Dental implant surgery is very effective for people who are eligible for the procedure. When undergoing dental implant surgery, it is a must that you have a strong jawbone to hold the implants. When you have healthy oral tissues and strong bones, your implant surgery will be able to be secure.
The dental implant surgery is really quite simple when you have adequate bone strength. If you don’t - not to worry, there are procedures prior to the implant surgery you can undergo to ensure your bone density is good enough to hold the implant.
Posted on 8/22/2019 1:36 PM By Advanced Dental Techniques
Traditional braces function in a straightforward way: a system of metal brackets and wires are assembled on the teeth and tightened every couple of weeks to move the teeth into the correct positions. They work well but are anything but discreet. If you’re looking for a more subtle teeth straightening method, Invisalign® uses a series of smooth, customized trays that are
Posted on 12/3/2018 5:03 PM By Advanced Dental Techniques
If you’re planning to see friends and family over the holidays, now is a great time to prepare by improving your smile. Whether you need to straighten your teeth or simply whiten them up a bit, there are plenty of cosmetic dentistry treatments you can get from your dentist. Here are a few of the top reasons to improve your smile before the holidays instead of waiting until next year.
Posted on 10/19/2018 8:13 AM By Advanced Dental Techniques
Dental anxiety can cause you to avoid receiving treatments you desperately need to maintain your oral health. It’s a common condition that can develop as the result of a traumatic experience at the dentist or because of a general anxiety disorder. Fortunately, the kind and empathetic team at Advanced Dental Techniques knows how to minimize your discomfort and fear so you can finally get the oral care you require.
Posted on 8/10/2018 8:32 AM By Advanced Dental Techniques
In August, the second week of the month is celebrated as National Smile Week. While you may not have time to completely undergo orthodontic treatment to have a straight, healthy smile before then, think ahead to next year and what you really want out of your mouth.
Posted on 6/25/2018 4:32 PM By Advanced Dental Techniques
June is Men’s Health Month, and while you may feel inclined to focus on bodily health with a visit to your physician, you should also schedule a visit with your dentist. Dr. Laurence C. Breiterman of Advanced Dental Techniques can give you a checkup to ensure your oral health is on a good track.
Posted on 4/20/2018 2:16 PM By Advanced Dental Techniques
Do you long to be confident in pictures, but feel too self-conscious to wear traditional braces? If you think there’s no other way to straighten your teeth than with metal wires and brackets, you’ll be pleased to know you can achieve a more beautiful smile with clear aligners. Made from high-quality plastic material, invisible aligners like Invisalign discreetly straighten teeth without drawing unwanted attention.
Benefits of Invisible Aligners
Invisalign offers a variety of benefits that are particularly attractive to adults with crooked teeth. A few of the most notable include:
· Improved oral hygiene
· Rapid treatment times
Unlike traditional braces, invisible aligners don’t have any pieces of metal ...