At Brown & Gettings, DDS, we are passionate about helping our patients improve the appearance and function of their teeth. We often see individuals who are struggling with the state of their oral health. Problems with oral health can make daily life difficult. One way we help patients restore their oral health when they need a tooth replacement is with dental implants. Dental implants have become a popular treatment option for many patients. We want to share some of the answers to some of the most common questions we receive about dental implants.
Does it seem like every celebrity, musician, and model has the most perfect smile? In many cases, it is because they do! Most famous smiles that you see every day have been enhanced with cosmetic dentistry treatments. If you are looking for a beautiful movie star smile or just a bright white, uniform smile, we can help! Although we offer a number of cosmetic and restorative dentistry options that can improve and enhance your teeth and smile, there is one in particular that is beneficial to use on the front teeth — porcelain veneers.
Missing Something? – We know that dealing with tooth loss can be upsetting. Hopefully, many of you reading this have not yet experienced this situation. However, we feel that it is always best for our patients to be informed and prepared for any situation that may come their way. When dealing with tooth loss, there is always the question of whether the tooth should be replaced. We are here to tell you that, without a shadow of a doubt, a missing tooth should be replaced. The only exceptions are wisdom teeth and teeth that are removed for orthodontic purposes. Continue reading to learn about the extreme importance of replacing missing teeth.
At Brown & Gettings, DDS, we love to share our patient success stories. We often see patients who have been suffering from an unhealthy smile that has really put a damper on their quality of life. Our team makes it a priority to take the steps necessary to improve their oral health. While there are always treatments available to take the “easy way out”, we believe in helping our patients restore their teeth and smiles to ones that are going to last them for many years to come.
If you have watched any of our success story videos, you will see that many of our patients benefit from dental crowns. If we have recently recommended a dental crown and you have postponed scheduling your treatment, there is no better time to make your appointment. A dental crown is a common treatment that can be used on its own or in conjunction with other treatments to restore and improve your oral health. Even if we have not recently recommended a dental crown for you, one of your family members might be in need, and it is helpful to learn the process.
Would you love to improve your smile but have been hesitant to learn more about what treatments would best benefit your oral health due to your age or the extent of treatment you need? Perhaps we suggested a treatment, but you have yet to schedule an appointment because you are unsure of our recommendation. We are here to tell you that there is no such thing as a bad time to improve your smile. We assist patients of all ages and have been able to help patients with severe dental issues and imperfections. We provide a number of cosmetic and restorative treatments that can bring about any change to your smile you would like to see.
Patients never like to hear that they are experiencing tooth decay and need a treatment intervention. However, that is the reality for a number of patients, and we want to offer treatments that will not only restore their oral health and the function of their teeth, but also improve their quality of life. In another installment of “Dr. Brown Speaks the Tooth”, Dr. Brown shares more about the importance of dental crowns and how they can improve the function of your smile while also creating a beautiful aesthetic appearance. Click here to watch the short video, and continue reading to learn more about this important and popular treatment.
No matter how diligent we are with our oral health, sometimes accidents and facial trauma occur and patients are left with missing and broken teeth. We know that it can be heartbreaking when you are left with your oral health in what feels like shambles. Patients who experience tooth loss to illness, medication side effects, and severe decay have many of the same feelings. Smiling is a way that we can showcase our personality or give a greeting to another without needing to utter a word, and when that is not possible, it is easy to develop issues with self-esteem and become introverted.
Are you ready to take the leap and replace your missing teeth? We know that when teeth are missing it can affect self-esteem or make a patient feel self-conscious. Missing teeth can also change the way patients eat, speak, and interact with others. Modern dentistry offers many tooth replacement options that can restore the function of your teeth and create a beautiful, esthetically pleasing smile. Our team is here to answer any questions you have and wants to help you choose a method that will fit your lifestyle and budget.
Have you recently experienced tooth loss and are unsure of how to proceed? No matter if you have lost a tooth due to injury, decay, or a medical illness, we know that it can be extremely disheartening to lose a tooth, and it often leads to the discussion of replacing the tooth or leaving the spot open. In his video, Dr. Brown shares the importance of replacing your missing tooth and explains how you can create more problems for your oral health by leaving the area alone. Watch this informative video to learn more about the importance of replacing a missing tooth.