One of the things we’ve found about our patients is that when they come into our office, they often don’t know what they’re trying to achieve with dental treatments. Most come in with a vague sense that they’re unhappy with their current oral health and/or appearance of their teeth. But what the ultimate goal [...]
Cosmetic dentistry has the potential to do a lot of things: it can improve the first impressions you give in professional and personal contacts. It can make you more likely to get hired (and improve your lifetime earnings) or make you more likely to get a second date. But none of these things can be [...]
For a time, cosmetic dentists believed that all the problems of smile design could be solved by mathematics, but the truth is a lot more complex. Although there are some important mathematical ratios to keep in mind, there is no single formula that can be applied to your teeth to determine what will [...]
We understand that your dentist probably won’t be your BFF. I mean, that position’s been filled since college--or before! But there are some very good reasons why you should try to pick a dentist you can be friends with, and cultivate a friendly...