Did you know that crooked, crowded, and uneven teeth don’t just impact your appearance? Without treatment, misalignment has been linked to a number of serious oral health problems. In order to offer our patients in Greenville, TX, a comfortable and barely noticeable solution, we may suggest Invisalign®. What benefits will these clear aligners offer?
Have you ever heard of porcelain veneers? Unlike other cosmetic treatments, which tend to target a specific esthetic issue, such as teeth stains, veneers actually transform a smile’s entire appearance. They help our patients in Greenville, TX, enjoy a smile makeover. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how we create and place these custom-made and beautiful restorations.
When your tooth becomes chipped or cracked, you need to see your Greenville, TX, dentist. Otherwise, minor damage could mean serious consequences for your smile’s health! Fortunately, treatment doesn’t necessarily mean multiple visits to the office. In fact, using cosmetic dentistry, we may repair your tooth with bonding and contouring in just one visit.
What if our Greenville, TX, patients could obtain a noticeably brighter smile in just one to two hours? We understand the importance of a brighter smile, and we also know that sometimes we need a whiter smile quickly before a big event. With Opalescence® in-office teeth whitening, we offer professional level brightness to address stains and offer a stunning smile!
Do you feel nervous about seeing the dentist? You’re not alone! Studies show up to 15% of the population experiences some form of dental anxiety. However, avoiding routine care increases the risk of serious complications, even the loss of your natural teeth! In order to help anxious patients in Greenville, TX, we may suggest dental sedation. How does sedation dentistry calm dental anxiety?
Have you ever heard of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)? A common sleep disorder, OSA impacts millions of Americans and leads to serious complications during waking hours. Fortunately, we can help our Greenville, TX, patients enjoy better rest with our comfortable treatment options. Find out how our CPAP alternative can help you enjoy a better sleep.
As parents, you want to protect your children and help them stay healthy and happy. With that in mind, what can be done to protect little smiles for cavities? Your Greenville, TX, dentist actually offers a unique way to safeguard smiles from cavities: dental sealants!
The end of one year and beginning of another can seem like an arbitrary time to set goals. Whether you are a person who sets New Year’s resolutions or one who follows through on goals throughout the year, setting a goal to improve your oral health is a worthwhile ambition. Your oral health is closely linked to the rest of your body. So, while it is tempting to just think that a healthy smile is only worrying about keeping white teeth, it is much deeper than that. Your smile’s health is important to your own body’s health and vitality. The team at Smith Family Dentistry in Greenville, TX has a couple of simple steps to help you improve your oral health in 2019. (more…)
What is a good night’s sleep truly worth to you? Even a short period of poor rest can be emotionally taxing, and frustrating. Bruxism can interfere with your ability to refresh yourself, as you can awaken with feelings of pain in your teeth, face, and jaw joints. If the problem goes untreated, the problem can escalate, leaving you with worrying dental damage. Your Greenville, TX dentist understands that bruxism can intrude on your life, and pose a serious threat to your smile. You can seek treatment through the creation of a custom oral appliance to wear during rest. Once in place, your appliance will keep your teeth safe while you sleep, and help you avoid harm. If you have already experienced some dental damage, you can review treatment options with your dentist. (more…)
You know the recommendation to brush at least twice a day. Do you know that it is also important to brush your teeth before going to bed? Do you know why it is so important to go to sleep with a clean smile? We are going to brush up on these clean smile facts before the holidays. The holidays tend to be a time when good habits get followed a little more loosely. The family may fall asleep after drinking hot cocoa by the fire. While relaxing family time is important, it is also essential to your smile’s health to keep up your good habits like cleaning your smile before bedtime. Your dentist in Greenville, TX can help you keep your smile in good health. (more…)