Answers to 7 common questions about dental implants.

What are dental implants? Dental implants serve as replacement tooth roots, providing a solid foundation for permanent (fixed) or removable replacement teeth that are carefully made to match the look of your natural teeth. What are the advantages of dental implants? There are many significant advantages to dental implants. This includes: Improved appearance. Implants look […]

The Top 8 Benefits of Invisalign™ Over Traditional Metal Braces

Your smile is usually the first thing a person notices about you. Having a great smile can boost your confidence which makes a huge difference in your business and personal life. Traditional metal braces used to be the only way to get straighter teeth and the smile you desire. But thanks to modern dental advancements, […]

How Can Permanent Dentures Benefit You?

People often lose teeth due to accidents, decay, or disease. If you are missing teeth, no matter what the reason, you can benefit from dentures. Thanks to modern dental technology, permanent dentures are more comfortable and easier to maintain than ever.  Once you get used to the way they feel, you will enjoy all the […]

What should you know before getting braces for your child?

Sometimes parents are a bit apprehensive about taking their child to the dentist. It’s a little bit scary, especially if you didn’t have braces when you were a kid. You’re not sure what to expect from braces before and after your child or teen has them. To help you prepare for you and your child’s […]

How to Take Care of Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are a common cosmetic dentistry treatment used to drastically improve your appearance. These thin shells are used to cover flaws in the front part of your teeth. They change the shape, length, size, and color of teeth. Veneers are commonly used for chipped teeth, gaps, or other flaws. For them to last, they […]

Tips for Maintaining Your Dentures

Dentures do a lot more than restoring your beautiful smile. They are also important for your overall health and improving your quality of life. First-time denture wearers are faced with getting used to wearing them. It may take a little bit of time. But they will begin to feel more natural with time. It’s important […]

Five Ways Cosmetic Dentistry Can Improve Your Smile

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Ever notice someone who has a smile that can light up a whole room? A lot of people have a beautiful smile naturally. But many are not as lucky. While a primary focus of dentists is to keep your teeth and mouth healthy, cosmetic dentistry provides treatment options to help improve your smile. There are […]

How Effective is Invisalign Teen?

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Invisalign Teen is a modern, invisible way to straighten teen teeth without the problems that can stem from traditional metal braces. Invisalign helps straighten teeth without the use of wires and brackets. Instead, Invisalign involves using a series of aligners that are custom-made for your mouth and bite. They are clear making them almost invisible. […]

How Does Getting Dental Implants Work?

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It’s never good to lose a tooth, but it does happen sometimes. Fortunately, there are several solutions for tooth replacement. Choices for replacing missing teeth include getting a dental bridge, full or partial dentures, or dental implants. More people have started choosing implants over dentures since they are a more natural solution. Dr. Schau and […]

Whiten Your Teeth Professionally

Your smile is often the first thing people notice about you. If you aren’t confident about your smile, you may not smile as confidently in social situations. A less bright smile may even make you want to hide. Not to worry: professional tooth whitening from Dr. Schau can restore your confidence and get you smiling […]