What Procedures Fall Under Cosmetic Dentistry?

What Procedures Fall Under Cosmetic Dentistry

A: Cosmetic dentistry includes veneers, crowns, Invisalign, as well as teeth whitening. We know that general dentistry mainly deals with the functionality of your teeth. It handles things like cavities, cleanings, fillings, and other general issues. However, what about a smile that’s perfectly healthy but looks a little off? We’re talking about aesthetic issues such […]

How Do I Know I Need Veneers?

How Do I Know I Need Veneers

A: If you don’t like the shape or the color of your smile, then you are a great candidate for dental veneers. Have you been considering doing something to improve your smile due to discoloration, or the shape of your smile? Maybe you’re wanting to really knock some socks off at your 20-year high school […]

How Long Is The Procedure For An All-On-Four?

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How long are all-on-four procedures? In this video, Steven Skiff tells us about the length of an all-on-four procedure. A: It’s a very wide answer to that question. Part of it actually does depend on which doctor you choose to go to. I’ve been in this field for over 15 years and I’ve been seeing […]

What Is A Filling?


A: A filling is something that we would put in place where a small cavity would be. Basically, a dentist will need to go in there and clean out the bacteria where the tooth is basically compromised. Then they would come back in with a composite filling, or sometimes people will use metallic fillings and […]

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

What is “cosmetic dentistry”? It’s a term that is being used almost in every dental office these days—meaning, it’s the focus on the cosmetic aspect of the work we do. Every dentist, to some extent, practices cosmetic dentistry—it’s just whether they’re good at it or not. What I mean by that is, if you got […]

Benefits Of Professional Teeth Whitening In Houston

professional teeth whitening

Over the last few years, one of the biggest trends in dental care products has been the abundance of teeth whitening products and gimmicks available for at home use. They have products that guarantee shades whiter in just 24 hours, 5 shades in just 3 weeks, UV light gadgets, and charcoal whitening paste—yes, you heard […]

Is Activated Charcoal Safe For Whitening Teeth?

So you probably ended up here after watching many YouTube videos of people brushing their teeth with this mysterious black goo called activated charcoal in their mouth. No, you aren’t witnessing the next iteration of the Tide Pod challenge—but the absurdity is not that far off. These people are sadly following the advice of some […]

How Do Veneers Work?

Teeth Whitening

Dental veneers are one of the most popular cosmetic dental procedures for chipped, misshapen teeth and severe discoloration. They require very little maintenance and offer a significant change in the appearance of your teeth. If your dentist recommends porcelain teeth veneers in Houston to address the cosmetic concerns you have about your smile, here is […]

Is Your Sparkling Water Habit Harming Your Smile?

Mineral Water

Is Your Sparkling Water Habit Harming Your Smile? When it comes to preventive dentistry, you may already realize how important it is to brush and floss your teeth every day. However, did you know that some of the beverages that you love may be harming your teeth? If you’re like many people, then you enjoy […]

3 Cosmetic Concerns That Can Be Solved by Veneers


3 Cosmetic Concerns That Can Be Solved by Veneers Dental veneers are thin, custom shells made of a porcelain material. Veneers are typically used to enhance the appearance of the parts of teeth that are visible when someone smiles, namely the front parts of the front teeth. If you’re thinking about asking your dentist about […]