Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Dental Crowns

When you close your eyes and picture a beautiful smile, what does it look like? Do you see a row of perfectly straight white teeth? Sometimes, a chipped or cracked tooth, a tooth worn down over time, or noticeable discoloration can shatter the image you have of your smile. A dental crown might be just the thing to help you achieve the smile of your dreams.

Show Your Smile Some Love For Valentine’s Day

February has arrived, and that means that we are in the month when everything is all about love, with Valentine’s Day right around the corner. Whether you have a love interest in your life or not, now is the perfect time to show some love to your smile. If you have been looking to improve or restore your smile, there is no better time to learn more about how we can help. We are proud to offer a number of restorative and cosmetic dentistry treatments that can help you love your smile again. Read on to learn more.

4 Reasons To Replace A Missing Tooth

Happy 2024! The start of a new year signifies new beginnings. Now is the perfect time to evaluate the state of your oral health. If it has been some time since your last visit to our office, we encourage you to schedule your next oral hygiene examination. There is also no time like the present to schedule any dental treatments you may have postponed. This is especially true if you need to replace missing teeth. No matter the reason for your tooth loss, it is extremely important that you replace the missing tooth or teeth as soon as possible. Read on to learn the four reasons we recommend a tooth replacement.

The Importance Of Restoring Your Oral Health

At Rivercrest Family Dental, we want to help our patients achieve optimal oral health. Complications with your oral health can really have an impact on your quality of life. If you or a loved one is experiencing recurrent decay, frequent discomfort, missing teeth, or visible dental damage, you will benefit from restoring your oral health. We want our patients to regain a beautiful smile because it not only improves the function of the teeth but also helps prevent future oral health problems.

Your Questions About Dental Implants Answered

Are you interested in learning more about tooth replacement options for yourself or a loved one? We are more than happy to answer any questions you may have and make our treatment recommendations to improve your oral health. One popular tooth replacement option is dental implant placement. While most people have heard of dental implants, we still get quite a few questions about this treatment. We want to answer some of the most common questions we receive about dental implants. Read on to learn more.

Spring Into Your Best Smile!

We don’t know how you feel, but we cannot be happier that spring has arrived! Not only does spring signify the arrival of warmer weather, but it is also a popular time of year for many exciting events. Spring is a popular time for weddings as well as proms and graduations. If you have an upcoming event this spring or summer, now is the perfect time to make any changes you would like to improve your smile. We offer a number of treatments that can be completed now and enjoyed for your upcoming events and beyond! Read on to learn more about the cosmetic treatments we offer that can be completed quickly!

Check Out Our Latest Video!

We know that dealing with issues with your oral health can be emotional and overwhelming. It can lead to years of avoiding routine oral care and receiving needed treatment to improve your smile. For some patients, the hardest part of the journey to restoring their oral health is picking up the phone and scheduling the first appointment. However, once they do and they see their smile for the first time, the joy they feel makes it all worthwhile. We want to share a patient video that shows one of our recent patients and his feelings when he saw his smile for the first time. Click here to watch the video and learn more.

What Is A Dental Crown?

Have we recently recommended a dental crown during a prior visit, but you have postponed scheduling the appointment? We know that an unfamiliar treatment can be a little intimidating, but a dental crown is a common treatment. In fact, there is a good chance you or a loved one will need a dental crown treatment at some point. We want to give you more information about this common treatment so you might better understand why you need it and to help you feel more comfortable with the process. Continue reading to learn more.

Tooth Replacement Options

Have you recently learned you need to have a tooth replaced? There are any number of reasons why we may recommend a tooth replacement, such as severe decay, gum disease, trauma to the mouth, aging, side effects from medication or illness. No matter the reason, choosing a tooth replacement option can be overwhelming. We want to ensure our patients have the knowledge and confidence to choose a tooth replacement that is best for their lifestyle and budget. At Rivercrest Family Dental, we offer several tooth replacement options and are here to help you every step of the way during the treatment process. We may recommend a treatment such as:

Importance Of Replacing Missing Teeth

It can be disheartening and upsetting to experience tooth loss. Oftentimes, when we think of tooth loss we imagine the cause being severe decay, and while that is a common reason for tooth loss, it is not the only cause. Some patients may lose a tooth or teeth due to gum disease, severe facial trauma, a medical condition, and even certain medications. Patients can be left feeling self-conscious even if the tooth is not easily visible. We encourage our patients to replace any missing teeth as soon as possible, not only for aesthetic purposes, but due to the negative impact it can have on your oral health.