TMJ Syndrome: What You Need to Know

If you have TMJ pain, you might wonder where to go for treatment. Your primary care physician? An orthodontist? You may not think of seeing a prosthodontist for TMJ syndrome, but prosthodontists receive specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders. At Integrated Aesthetic Dentistry, we provide effective TMD treatment that is minimally invasive and preserves your overall... read more »

3 Reasons to Choose a CEREC Same Day Crown

Do you have a tooth that needs a crown? A crown is used to restore a tooth that is weakened due to decay or cracking. The existing tooth is shaved down and the crown is placed over it and cemented into place. If the tooth is broken or cracked it may need to be built up using filling material in order... read more »

3 Considerations for a Complete Smile Makeover

A complete smile makeover can transform your look to give you new confidence. One of the first things others notice when they meet someone new is their smile. If you’re not happy with yours you may avoid smiling, which could lead to some incorrect first impressions. A smile makeover may require a combination of restorative dental procedures that will restore, replace, or... read more »

Understanding the Different Types of Dental Crowns

Are you in need of a dental crown? Whether you have a cracked, chipped, broken, or severely decayed tooth, a crown is one option to correct it. A crown is an artificial tooth cap that fits over the base of an existing tooth. Its main advantage is that it allows you to keep the natural root of the tooth in... read more »

4 Myths About Dental Implants

Dental implants are a unique solution for replacing missing teeth. Unlike dental bridges and dentures, dental implants replace the roots of missing teeth. In contrast, bridges and dentures only replace the visible portion of teeth. Why does it matter? By replacing the root and the crown of the tooth, dental implants not only restore function and appearance, they also help... read more »

How Porcelain Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Porcelain veneers have long been the secret to Hollywood smiles. Many very famous celebrities have turned to veneers as a way of keeping their smile bright, white and youthful. Here are just some of the ways that porcelain veneers can help to improve your smile. Quick Fix Overall, porcelain veneers are a relatively quick fix for teeth that would otherwise require extensive... read more »

Need a Full Mouth Reconstruction? Here’s What You Should Know

Are you in need of a significant amount of dental work involving most of your teeth? A full mouth reconstruction is sometimes necessary when all of your teeth need to be replaced or restored. The process may be done in phases and consist of a variety of different restorative procedures, but when complete you will have a whole new smile you... read more »

5 Tips for a More Photogenic Smile

Your dental health is important, but so is having a beautiful smile. At Integrated Aesthetic Dentistry, we strive to balance aesthetics and function in all of our treatments to ensure that our patients leave our office with a renewed sense of confidence. If you’re not feeling good about your teeth, we can help. Here are some of our best tips... read more »

4 Reasons to Invest in Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you considering cosmetic dentistry? Whether you’re hoping for a whiter, straighter, or just all-around better looking smile, cosmetic dentistry can help you achieve it. Cosmetic dentistry refers to any procedure that improves the appearance of your teeth. Treatments and procedures include teeth whitening, veneers, crowns, bridges, implants, dentures, and more. Sometimes oral surgery is considered cosmetic, depending on the reason... read more »

What is the Typical Dental Implant Healing Time?

Dental implants are the best tooth replacement option available today. They completely replace your tooth, root and all, for a natural look and function. If you’re planning on getting an implant, you likely already know the benefits because they helped aid in your decision. What you may not know is what to expect from your dental implant procedure and how long it... read more »