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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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... Bonding Cosmetic Contouring Crowns and Bridges Cosmetic Fillings Implants Veneers Invisalign Whitening Sealants Root Canal Therapy Scaling and Root Planing Cosmetic Dentistry Nitrous Oxide   Initial Oral Examination Your initial oral examination includes a comprehensive visual exam, charting, periodontal exam, diagnosis, and treatment recommendations...

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We encourage you to contact us whenever you have questions or concern about your dentistry needs, including cosmetic dentistry procedures such as porcelain veneers, dental implants, and tooth whitening...

What's Your Crown Made Of?
...You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine articles “Porcelain Crowns & Veneers” and “Gold or Porcelain Crowns...

With Proper Care, Veneers are a Long-Term Option for Stained Teeth
... However, if that doesn't produce the desired result, porcelain laminate veneers are another option you might consider...

What Made American Idol Finalist Elliott Yamin Smile?
...Finally, after receiving a set of porcelain veneers and other dental work — all provided free of charge by the concerned dentist — Yamin has the smile he always dreamed of...

Catherine Zeta-Jones' Award-Winning Smile
... Other treatments that are often used include cosmetic bonding to repair small to moderate chips or cracks in teeth; crowns (caps) to restore teeth with more extensive structural damage; and veneers to remedy a number of defects — including discoloration, small irregularities in tooth spacing, and even teeth that appear too long or too short...

Red Wine and Tooth Staining
...Depending on the cause of your teeth staining, and your desired level of brightening, these treatments can range from professional bleaching to porcelain veneers...

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?
... Veneers -- Special thin laminates, called veneers, used to cover stains, correct discolored, worn down, cracked and chipped teeth, and close unsightly gaps between teeth...

Bonding Procedures
An alternative to veneers is a process called bonding, in which a tooth-colored material that looks like the enamel of your teeth is molded and shaped, and then hardened and polished...

Crowns and Bridges
... Crowns are sometimes confused with veneers, but they are quite different...

Dental Veneers
...Special thin laminates, called veneers, can often be used to correct discolored, worn down, cracked and chipped teeth...

Teeth Whitening
...These products also are not as effective on pitted or badly discolored teeth, or on restorations such as crowns, bridges, bonding and tooth-colored fillings (porcelain veneers or dental bonding may be more appropriate in this case)...

Bonding
... Bonding is more susceptible to staining or chipping than other forms of restoration such as veneers...