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How to Prevent Health Problems From Crooked Teeth

You might think crooked teeth create a problem related only to your self-confidence, but they can lead to a host of health problems as well. Learn about the risks of crooked teeth and how you can avoid problems with the right treatment, here.
Feb 1st, 2024
How to Keep Your Gum Disease From Worsening

How to Keep Your Gum Disease From Worsening

Gingivitis, or early stage gum disease, has subtle symptoms, but it’s important to be tuned into them before your gum disease becomes serious. The good news? You can reverse gingivitis. Learn how and why you want to, here.
Jan 10th, 2024

5 Little-Known Benefits of Dental Implants

Dental implants offer a multitude of benefits as a solution for missing teeth, but most people may only be aware that they’re a viable treatment option. Read on to learn about powerful implant advantages that are less frequently discussed.
Dec 1st, 2023

Teeth Whitening for Sensitive Teeth: What to Expect

Have you indulged in black coffee, red wine, tomato sauce, berries, and other foods and drinks that stain your teeth? Professional whitening treatment does wonders, but you might worry that your tooth sensitivity precludes treatment. Learn more here.
Oct 4th, 2023
When to Have Your Dental Crown Replaced

When to Have Your Dental Crown Replaced

Dental crowns serve a multitude of purposes, from beautifying your smile to working in tandem with other restorative techniques. Learn about the advantages of crowns and if, why, and when they might need to be replaced.
Sep 5th, 2023
4 Popular Treatments for a Smile You’ll Love

4 Popular Treatments for a Smile You’ll Love

If things like stains, chips, and gaps make you self-conscious to show your teeth, you’ve got options that can restore your smile’s beauty and make it dazzling again. Learn about popular cosmetic treatments and their benefits here.
Aug 9th, 2023
How to Adjust to InvisalignⓇ With Ease

How to Adjust to InvisalignⓇ With Ease

InvisalignⓇ corrects your smile with clear plastic aligners that are subtle and comfortable — a far cry from the hassle of braces. Learn more about Invisalign and how to make the transition seamless when you start wearing them.
Jul 10th, 2023

5 Dental Emergencies and How They’re Treated

Dental emergencies are scary and require immediate attention. Learn about five common urgent dental conditions and how your dentist addresses each one, here. Hopefully you’ll never need emergency dental care, but if you do, you’ll be prepared.
Jun 30th, 2023
Help! My Teeth are Yellow

Help! My Teeth are Yellow

If you don’t like how your teeth look because of yellowing and discoloration, you may even hesitate to smile. Life shouldn’t be like that! Learn about a comfortable, easy, in-office tooth-whitening treatment that delivers fabulous results.
May 1st, 2023
The Dangers of Untreated Gum Disease

The Dangers of Untreated Gum Disease

Gum disease is insidious because it’s barely noticeable in its early stages. As it progresses, though, it poses serious threats to both your oral and overall health. Learn about its symptoms and effective treatments here.
Apr 1st, 2023
I’m Nervous About My Upcoming Root Canal

I’m Nervous About My Upcoming Root Canal

A root canal is universally feared by most, not just in terms of dentistry, but in relation to the entire spectrum of life’s biggest things to dread. Learn why you shouldn’t be afraid of a root canal, and more about the complete relief it brings.
Mar 9th, 2023
How Dental Crowns Can Protect Your Damaged Teeth

How Dental Crowns Can Protect Your Damaged Teeth

A crown is a cap that fits over a tooth and a frequently performed dental restoration. Crowns offer many benefits, but the most important is protection. They allow you to bypass everything from further decay to severe cracking. Learn more here.
Jan 4th, 2023
Why Are My Teeth Losing Their Whiteness?

Why Are My Teeth Losing Their Whiteness?

Coffee, red wine, and tomato sauce are just a few of the things that stain teeth, but other things cause discoloration too and make you embarrassed about your smile. Learn about an easy, comfortable whitening treatment that brings back your dazzling smile.
Nov 30th, 2022
Benefits of a Family Dentist

Benefits of a Family Dentist

If you and your family are running to work, school, activities, and more, it might be time to consider everyone going to one dentist, but what does it mean to offer family-friendly dental services? Learn more here.
Oct 7th, 2022
Most People Miss These Signs of Gum Disease

Most People Miss These Signs of Gum Disease

Gum disease can start out insidiously and cause serious problems and discomfort. Learn the sometimes easy-to-miss indicators of gum disease, things that put you at risk for the condition, and why great oral hygiene is essential.
Sep 14th, 2022
Signs You Might Have a Bad Brushing Technique

Signs You Might Have a Bad Brushing Technique

Did you know that the cleanliness and health of your teeth greatly depends on how you brush then? The right tool is vitally important as well. Learn more about perfecting your brushing technique here.
Aug 1st, 2022
A Closer Look at How Sugar Impacts Your Oral Health

A Closer Look at How Sugar Impacts Your Oral Health

It’s pretty common knowledge that enjoying too much candy, cookies, and soda pop is bad for your teeth and leads to decay. Here, we take a deeper look at how and why sugar is harmful to your smile, how critical good oral hygiene is, and more.
Jul 10th, 2022
Encouraging Facts About Root Canals

Encouraging Facts About Root Canals

When you hear the words “root canal,” do you want to run? This necessary dental procedure isn’t nearly as dreadful as it used to be. Learn what a root canal involves today — you’ll be relieved!
Jun 1st, 2022
3 ways to Adjust to Dentures

3 ways to Adjust to Dentures

Dentures remain a superior way to correct your smile, whether you have partials or full dentures. When you first wear them, however, they can take some getting used to. Read on to learn about how to make the transition easier.
May 1st, 2022
Does Professional Teeth Whitening Hurt?

Does Professional Teeth Whitening Hurt?

Have you been wanting to investigate professional teeth whitening, but are worried it may be painful? Relax, because teeth whitening is comfortable, and though some experience sensitivity afterward, it’s easily solved. Read on to learn more.
Apr 1st, 2022
How to Care for Your Temporary Crown

How to Care for Your Temporary Crown

A dental crown can serve multiple protective and cosmetic purposes. Sometimes patients wear a temporary crown while their permanent one is being made, but it's important to take proper care of it. Learn about care tips here.
Mar 1st, 2022
All About Abscesses

All About Abscesses

An abscess qualifies as a dental emergency, since this type of infection causes hard-to-tolerate pain and pus drainage. Untreated, it can lead to more serious symptoms and sepsis, which is life-threatening. Learn about symptoms and treatment here.
Feb 1st, 2022
How to Choose Between InvisalignⓇ and Braces

How to Choose Between InvisalignⓇ and Braces

If you have bite problems, crowded teeth, or other issues that get in the way of a great smile, learn more about braces and InvisalignⓇ, a treatment that offers impressive advantages over traditional treatment. Learn more here.
Jan 4th, 2022
Why a Root Canal is Preferable to an Extraction

Why a Root Canal is Preferable to an Extraction

When you have a severely infected tooth, or one damaged by an accident, your dentist often has a big decision to make: Should they perform a root canal or a tooth extraction? Learn why a root canal is the better choice, if possible.
Dec 1st, 2021
What Grinding Does to Your Teeth

What Grinding Does to Your Teeth

Teeth grinding is an uncomfortable problem that causes pain and unsightly tooth issues, but most people are unaware that they do it. Learn how cosmetic dentistry treatments can hide problems resulting from bruxism.
Nov 1st, 2021
6 Signs of a Dental Emergency

6 Signs of a Dental Emergency

A true dental emergency is both frightening and confusing. Learn what constitutes an actual emergency, and what to do before you get to our office for treatment.
Oct 4th, 2021
Taking Care of Your Teeth: 5 Common Mistakes

Taking Care of Your Teeth: 5 Common Mistakes

There’s a big price to pay if you skimp on mouth care. Some shortcuts are unconscious, while other types of neglect may occur because you’re busy or tired. Learn how to avoid common tooth care blunders here.
Sep 9th, 2021
Will Invisalign or Clear Aligners Work With an Implant?

Will Invisalign or Clear Aligners Work With an Implant?

You might worry that if you’re in need of orthodontic treatment and a dental implant, you’re out of luck. Fortunately, it’s possible for you to get this game-changing dental restoration in conjunction with straightening your smile. Learn more here.
Aug 26th, 2021

Beyond Your Gums: How Gingivitis Impacts Your Overall Health

Gingivitis, or gum disease, affects far more than just your oral health. It’s been linked to cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and certain cancers, so it’s critical to do all you can to prevent it, or if diagnosed with it, to treat it promptly.
Jul 19th, 2021

Dentures or Implants? Which is Best for You?

It’s best to fill missing tooth gaps to avoid multiple problems later on, but you’ve got a couple of options. Read about the benefits of dentures and dental implants, and how to decide which option is right for you.
Jun 23rd, 2021

The Many Benefits of Family Dentistry

Have you rushed your kids to their dental appointments but go to the other end of town for yours? What if dental care was a family affair? Learn about how much easier family dentistry can make your life.
May 21st, 2021

8 Reasons You Need a Ceramic Crown

Dental crowns improve your smile in many ways, but what's the best material? Crowns can be made of metals, porcelain, and resin, but Modern Age Dentistry’s preferred material is ceramic, for quite a few reasons. Learn more here.
Apr 21st, 2021

What Can I Do About My Stained Teeth?

Nothing can make you want to hide your smile more than unsightly stains on your teeth. What you eat and drink, aging, and other factors cause discoloration, but treatments to restore your smile are available. Read on to learn more.
Mar 15th, 2021

Make School a Little Easier With Invisalign

Navigating the tween and teen years isn’t easy for your child. When you add metal braces to the mix, the journey can become much more difficult. With Invisalign, your child can enjoy the same beautiful results, but without the hassle of metal braces.
Aug 19th, 2020

4 Signs Your Root Canal Is in Trouble

When infection gets into the roots of your tooth, it can threaten the entire structure, which is why we offer tooth-preserving root canal procedures. Here’s how to tell if you have a brewing infection and how we can remedy the problem.
Jul 20th, 2020

Versatile Veneers — The Ultimate Cover-Up

Is your smile marred by a cracked or worn down tooth? Do you have yellow teeth that don’t respond to whitening treatments? Then veneers may be the perfect option for you. Read on to learn just how versatile this treatment can be.
May 29th, 2020

5 Tips for Overcoming Dental Anxiety

Does the thought of visiting the dentist fill you with fear and anxiety? Getting your smile polished and perfected doesn’t have to be a scary experience, especially if you follow these five tips for overcoming dental anxiety.
Apr 24th, 2020

3 Essential Preventive Dental Treatment for Kids

Cavities and other issues with your child’s baby teeth can cause long-lasting problems for their permanent teeth. Fortunately, early preventive care stops problems before they start and fosters better lifelong dental health. Read on to learn more!
Feb 12th, 2020
 Have you noticed that your teeth are more sensitive or look longer? Simply brushing your teeth every morning isn’t enough to

How to Prevent Gum Disease

Have you noticed that your teeth are more sensitive or look longer? Simply brushing your teeth every morning isn’t enough to prevent gum disease. Read more to understand what you can do to save your teeth.
Jan 1st, 2020

Adjusting to Life with Dentures

Modern dentures are attractive and comfortable to wear, but they may require an adjustment period. Read these tips on how to adjust to life with dentures.
Sep 4th, 2019

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

Do you want gleaming white teeth? Teeth whitening is an effective cosmetic procedure that leaves your teeth sparkling. But there are some ways to better extend the results of your teeth whitening procedure.
Aug 1st, 2019
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Root Canals 101: What to Expect and How to Prepare

If you've got a tooth that's deeply injured due to decay or trauma, root canal therapy can help you avoid an extraction. Today's technology and pain management techniques mean you can stay comfortable and relaxed throughout the entire procedure.
May 10th, 2019
Dental Implants

Why More People Are Choosing Dental Implants

It’s tough to compete with Mother Nature, especially when it comes to your teeth, but dental implants come awfully close. Here’s a look at why so many people are choosing this superior replacement option.
Mar 12th, 2019
Veneers

Feeling Insecure With Your Smile? Veneers Could Be the Answer

The simple act of smiling can make you feel happier. But if your teeth are discolored, misshapen, or damaged, you might not be excited to show off your smile. If you find yourself smiling less because you’re insecure, it’s time to consider veneers.
Feb 1st, 2019

Your Guide to Eliminating Bad Breath

Bad breath can affect us all from time to time. Many things can cause bad breath, and there are a few ways to eliminate it. If you regularly experience bad breath, read on to find out how you can take action today.
Sep 12th, 2018

Improve Your Smile with Porcelain Veneers

Are you unhappy with your smile? Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, and it affects your confidence and how you approach the world. If you’re looking for a way to improve your smile, consider porcelain veneers.
Aug 24th, 2018

Gum Disease 101: What You Need to Know

Do you struggle with sore, swollen, and bleeding gums? These may be symptoms of gum disease. Learn all about gum disease to see if you should make an appointment with us at Modern Age Dentistry.
Jul 20th, 2018

The Many Benefits of New Astra Dental Implant

Astra implants provide a benefit-enriched option to traditional implants. Think natural-looking artificial teeth in less time with less invasive surgery, and you’re well on your way to understanding this innovative technique.
Jun 19th, 2018

5 Ways Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Wish you had perfect teeth like everyone you see on TV? Well, you can. Veneers are a cosmetic dental treatment that can fix a number of imperfections and transform your smile.
May 10th, 2018

Dental Implants 101: All Your Questions Answered

If you’ve lost one or more of your permanent teeth, the new standard of care is permanent replacement with dental implants. Far from a single replacement method, dental implants are versatile, able to help in many tooth loss scenarios.
Apr 19th, 2018

Dental Emergencies 101: Your Guide to FAQs

The shock of a dental emergency can make it difficult to think clearly. Here are a few simple steps to follow that can help you stay calm and get through it -- with healthy teeth.
Mar 29th, 2018

How to Care for Your Teeth After a Root Canal

A root canal may seem scary, but it’s a routine procedure involving minimum pain. Continue reading to learn what to expect and how to care for your teeth following a root canal.
Feb 15th, 2018

Dentures 101: Cost, Care, and Kinds Available

Dentures can be complete, conventional, immediate, or partial. The experts at Modern Age Dentistry make recommendations for your unique situation, but keep reading to learn more about the different types of dentures, their care, and cost considerations.
Feb 1st, 2018

5 Tips for Managing Dental Anxiety

If you feel nervous about climbing into the dental chair, you’re not alone: Dental phobias and anxieties keep as many as 40 million Americans away from the dentist each year
Jan 10th, 2018

Straightening Out Your Smile with Invisalign

One of the most popular teeth-straightening dental treatments around, Invisalign, is a remarkable solution for uneven smiles. Available for teenagers & adults alike, these clear braces are designed to eliminate spacing issues & teeth crowding.
Oct 23rd, 2017