Does laser dentistry hurt?
Most laser procedures are remarkably comfortable in many cases no numbing is required, in many cases it eliminates soreness, bleeding, inflammation, sutures and numbness.
How is laser used in dentistry?
Laser treatment is used to treat a number of different conditions remove tooth decay, treats gum disease, reshapes gum tissue and can be used during a root canal
Is laser dental treatments better?
In most cases laser can make dental treatment more efficient, cost effective and comfortable
Does insurance cover laser dentistry?
Some insurances cover and some don’t, every insurance is different and it all depends on what your employer and the insurance set up/agreement
Is laser dental treatment safe?
Yes lasers have been used in dentistry since 1989, they are safe and effective way of treatment for a wide range of dental procedures in conjunction with other dental instruments
How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?
Whiter teeth, improved biting and chewing, straighter smile, healthier teeth and gums, a stronger smile, prevent future damage and give the patient a more confident smile
How is cosmetic dentistry different from general dentistry?
General dentistry focuses on preventing and treating oral disease while cosmetic dentistry deals with the overall aesthetic apperance of teeth
Can veneers fall off?
Yes veneers can fall off, if they are not cemented properlly, wear and tear, if you don’t take care of them
Why are veneers so expensive?
Veneers are made with high-quality materials that are stain-resistant, porcelain is the only material that can mimic translucent texture of real teeth. There is a lot of prep work involved that come with many appointments.
How long does teeth whitening typically last?
Professional teeth whitening will last anywhere from six months to a year depending on a patients lifestyle, coffee intake, wine intake and if you eat a lot of foods that are stain prone