Category Archives: Cosmetic Dentistry

White spot removal

remove white spots on teeth

How do you remove white spots on teeth? To remove white spots on teeth we need to remove the enamel and replace it in some manner. Methods for tooth removal of the white spot. The main methods for enamel removal is mechanical or chemical. Chemical removal is often called microabrasion. This technique is nice for […]

Closing black triangles teeth after braces

Closing black triangles teeth after braces

Closing black triangles between your teeth after braces Closing black triangles between your teeth after braces is easy with Bioclear! After receiving orthodontic treatment you may notice spaces in between your teeth that resemble a black triangle. Referred to as gingival embrasures, these spaces can result in cosmetic and dental hygiene issues. There are many […]

Front tooth longer

front tooth longer than the other

Is your front tooth longer than the other front tooth? One front tooth being longer than the other is something that we see on occasion. Most of the time the amount of difference is negligible and no one really notices. However, there are cases where the front tooth is much longer and is very noticeable […]

Temporary dental veneers

temporary dental veneers

Taking care of your temporary dental veneers. Temporary dental veneers can be a nerve racking time for some patients but with a few rules, there is usually no issues. For more information on dental veneers check out our main page on veneers. What to expect after your impression visit and you leave with the temporary […]

Tetracycline teeth staining

tetracycline teeth treatment

Tetracycline teeth staining treatment options Tetracycline teeth staining occurs from taking tetracycline medication when the teeth are forming, before they erupt into the mouth. This occurs during childhood but some staining will occur in teenagers as a black band on wisdom teeth roots. What are your treatment options for tetracycline staining on permanent teeth? You […]

Yellow spot on tooth

yellow spot on tooth

Do you have a yellow spot on your tooth? A yellow spot on your tooth is definitely something that a dentist can fix for you. What is the yellow spot? If it has always been there then there is a good chance it is enamel hypominerlization. However, if the yellow stain is newer than it […]

Edge dental veneer showing

edges of dental veneers showing

Gum recession will cause the edge of a dental veneer to show, so how can we fix? The edge or margin of a dental veneer will show as time goes on because gum recession is very common occurrence as we age. How can we fix the edge of a dental veneer showing? There are 3 […]

Black triangle bioclear

bioclear black triangle front teeth

Closing a black triangle with Bioclear Black triangle treatment with Bioclear is straight forward and easy treatment with predictable results. To see more before and after Bioclear black triangle treatments click the link. What is Bioclear? Bioclear is a brand name of a dental matrix system we use that have the proper shape built in. […]

Laser gingivectomy

too much gum covering tooth laser gingivectomy

Looking for laser gingivectomy treatment? Laser gingivectomy is the same treatment as traditional gingivectomy except that we use a laser. In our office we use a Solea CO2 laser which is the best laser on the dental market for both hard and soft tissue. It is also the most expensive by far so not many […]