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7 Tips for Your Smile Makeover


Are you thinking about getting a smile makeover? Good for you! Now there are many new options for improving your smile that are available due to enhanced dental technologies. There is just no reason for you to wait any longer.  […] Continue Reading


Why Is Tooth Enamel Important?


Tooth enamel is often forgotten about, as it is difficult for the average person to visually distinguish it from the rest of the tooth. Enamel is best described as a thin calcified material that is incredibly sturdy. Enamel is strong […] Continue Reading


Teeth Grinding FAQ’s


What are the most common symptoms of teeth grinding? If you grind your teeth while sleeping, there is a good chance you will experience headaches during the morning, afternoon or evening. Additional symptoms of teeth grinding include muscle aches along […] Continue Reading


7 Things You Should Know About Over the Counter Oral Hygiene Product Active Ingredients


Triclosan Might be in Your Oral Hygiene Product Triclosan is an antibacterial composite in cleaners, soaps, body washes and oral hygiene products of all sorts. While triclosan combats gingivitis, some people argue it might have negative health ramifications. There is […] Continue Reading


What You Need to Know About Lingual Braces


In our office, we offer patients the option of wearing lingual braces. This is a treatment option that is not well-known and only a few orthodontists offer it. It is much more difficult to place lingual braces and requires a […] Continue Reading


Visit Our Pediatric Dentist Office in East Lyme to See if Your Baby’s Teeth are Developing Properly


To find out if your child's teeth are developing properly, schedule an appointment to speak with a pediatric dentist in our office. Most children's teeth will grow in properly without any intervention. Children are technically born with all of their […] Continue Reading


Why Visiting a Cosmetic Dentist Can Improve Your Outlook on Life


If you are looking for a reason to visit a cosmetic dentist and improve your smile, keep reading. There is scientific evidence to show that smiling can actually improve your life, or at least how you feel about it.Smiling: It’s […] Continue Reading


Overcoming Dental Anxiety


Dental anxiety is a lot more prevalent than most people think. Sure, it is completely normal to be somewhat anxious before going to a dentist, but it is not normal to let this anxiety prevent you from properly taking care […] Continue Reading


Visit Us for Cosmetic Dental Surgery Prior to Your Wedding


We can perform cosmetic dental surgery to give you the wedding smile of your dreams. If you are like many people, you may have dreamed of your wedding for years if not decades. Imagining what you will wear and how […] Continue Reading


Visit Our Dental Office for Tips for Healthier Teeth


Patients often want to know how they can take better care of their teeth. Along with treating and cleaning a patient’s teeth, we will also use this time to educate the patient on proper at-home care techniques. The bottom line […] Continue Reading