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Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic-Dentistry

5 Helpful Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures You Should Know About

What may have once been perceived as a luxury, cosmetic dentistry is quickly becoming commonplace in dental care. The biggest benefit, according to most, is a better smile. The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry indicates that 99.7% of adults value a smile as a social asset, with 74% believing that an unattractive smile can inhibit career success. Beyond confidence booster, […]

What It’s Really Like to Get Invisalign

Did you already know that orthodontics made from titanium are not the only option available to straighten teeth? Are you considering whether or not to get Invisalign? People of all ages are turning to Invisalign every day to address a variety of smile complaints. This is not an age dependent treatment, although permanent teeth should have already appeared. Learn more […]

5 Common Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

In a digital world where it seems the value of a picture has surpassed a thousand words, people are gearing up to strike a pose anytime, anywhere, for any reason, now more than ever before. It can be wonderful and uplifting to see the shining smiling faces of friends and family on your favorite social platforms while they’re out having […]

Your Complete Dental Implant Guide: Everything You Need to Know

If you are considering dental implants, then you are in good company. This tooth replacement option has become increasingly popular in recent years, and for good reason. This guide will cover everything you need to know about dental implants, including what they are, the benefits they offer, and how to care for them. Dental Implants – What Are They? Dental […]

What Makes A Cosmetic Dentist Different?

A cosmetic dentist is a dental professional who focuses on the appearance of your smile. They use a variety of techniques to improve the aesthetics of your teeth, gums and bite. Cosmetic dentistry can be used to treat a wide range of concerns, from stained or discolored teeth, to misshapen or crooked teeth. While all dentists are trained in the […]

How Missing Teeth Can Affect Your Health

According to the American Academy of Periodontology, an estimated three out of four Americans suffer from gum disease. In milder cases, the disease is called gingivitis. More severe cases are called periodontitis. Despite the prevalence of periodontal disease (and it is very common), only three percent of people who suffer from periodontal disease get treatment for it. Gum disease has been linked […]

April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

What is oral cancer? April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. If you have been putting off a visit to our Trenton, Michigan office, now is an excellent time to schedule one. Regular visits to Southshore Dental can be the first line of defense against oral cancer, by identifying early warning signs of the disease, or helping you with preventive care […]

Transformational Dental Goals For Your Dream Smile

Learning the importance of good oral health is the first step to considering different options to achieve your dental goals. When you value oral health as much as general wellbeing, you are closer to achieving and maintaining a long-lasting, healthy smile. Let’s look at some of the different transformational dental goals that lead to improved oral health for a more fulfilling lifestyle and […]

Can I Use Mouthwash Instead Of Flossing?

While mouthwash goes a long way in improving your oral care, it is not a substitute for flossing. Mouthwashes and flossing provide different benefits that you should understand. Mouthwash Benefits Mouthwash comes in two categories. Some are considered cosmetic. This type of rinse provides temporary relief from bad breath and has a pleasant taste. These do not actually kill any […]

Pros And Cons Of Veneers

You might have a small chip in a tooth from an unfortunate encounter with peanut brittle, or even several chips from a touch football game that got a little out of hand. Perhaps you have a gap in your teeth that you’ve always wanted to address. Or it could be that you are not happy with the shape or color […]