What To Do When Your Kid Has Shark Teeth

It's not out of the ordinary for odd things to happen as your child gains his or her permanent teeth. For instance, your child can gain what appear to be two rows of upper or lower teeth, resulting in a phenomenon commonly known as "shark teeth." It's nothing to worry about, but it is a dental issue that should be taken care of as soon as possible. The following offers more detail about shark teeth, as well as the most common ways to deal with the issue. [Read More]

The 101 On Preventing And Treating A Dry Socket After Removing Wisdom Teeth

Proper oral hygiene and regular visits to your dentist will prevent serious dental complications. Unfortunately, even with proper care, your wisdom teeth will develop, causing pain, overcrowding, and other problems in your mouth. Problematic wisdom teeth are common between the ages of 17 and 25, so the discomfort you will feel will most likely lead to an extraction. The removal of your wisdom teeth may be a common procedure, but it can lead to a dry socket if you are not careful. [Read More]

Six Reasons You May Not Be A Good Candidate For Dental Bonding

There are not too many dental emergencies that will send you to the dentist faster than a chipped tooth. This is especially true if the chip occurs in a front tooth. The good news is dental bonding can quickly fix your tooth, and make it look brand new. Unfortunately, not everyone is a candidate for this procedure. Here are a few reasons that you may not be.  What Is Dental Bonding? [Read More]

Top Reasons To Visit A Cosmetic Dentist In Colorado Springs

Smiling is one of the first actions that parents and extended members react positively to. It is easy to smile when someone enters a room or while entering a place of business. When it is uncomfortable to smile due to changes in the teeth daily interactions with others often changes. Hiding imperfections my turning the head or moving the hand in front of the mouth are common ways to handle not feeling good about the tooth appearance. [Read More]