Invisalign vs Braces
Has your dentist or orthodontist recommended that you have braces put on your teeth? If so, then the next thing you and your dentist have to decide on is what type of braces will work best for you. The options you have are wire, ceramic or clear braces. While they all have their advantages and disadvantages, the clear braces offer some advantages that might appeal to you.Read more
Use a Professional for Teeth Whitening – Potential Risks to Watch Out For
Who doesn’t want to have a gorgeous smile? But when you look at yourself in the mirror, is that what you’re seeing? Or do you see yellowed or gray teeth? Well, don’t be upset, because there is something you can do about it. There are many teeth whitening products available.Read more
Emergency Dental treatments in Philadelphia
Dental emergency is a state where a patient needs immediate dental care. The condition can be accompanied by pain, bleeding or swelling. The treatment offered by our dentist ensures that patients are relieved from pain and the teeth, gums or other soft tissues are protected.Read more
Dental Inlays and onlays
One of the restorative options we offer for damaged tooth at Dentistry For Life in philadelphia is inlays and onlays. Dental inlays and onlays can be used to restore teeth which are damaged or have cavities because of tooth decay. dental onlays and inlays are usually made up of porcelain, composite resin, and sometimes even from gold .Read more
3 Major Complications of Dental Implants
Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that are placed into your jaw to support a replacement tooth or a dental bridge. Dental implants are required in the case of missing tooth. There are many advantages of dental implants but lets highlight some of the significant ones. For one such benefits is that they are real and permanent because they are infused to your jaw.Read more
Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry treatments
Smile Makeover has been restored by the improvements in cosmetic dentistry to thousands of people who for whatever reason damaged or has lost their teeth. Modern cosmetic dentistry procedures may make miracles to fill up gaps between your tooth, straighten up crooked toothRead more
A dental insurance can help you with some part of the expenditure for basic dental screenings and tests. We accept a number of dental insurances at our Philadelphia office which benefits patients and their families. Though dental insurance can be helpful when obtaining dental care, it is important to note that your insurance coverage does not dictate what your dental needs are.Read more
How bad breath diagnosis and treatment will be done?
Bad breath is one of the serious oral problems which can affect the social life and health of a person. It reduces a person’s confidence to take part in social gatherings. The condition itself can be an indicator of serious dental or medical conditions. The food intake and oral health habits can be other crucial players in bad breath.Read more
Why Should I Replace A Missing Posterior Tooth?
According to statistics, the first thing that people notice is your smile. Your smile talks a lot about you. It leaves a lasting impression in people’s minds. People judge you based on your smile. So it is important to keep your smile intact, bright and long lasting. Gaps in your smile due to lost teeth can be easily filled with dental bridges. Dental bridges have been used to replace missing teeth for decades.Read more
Dental Bridge Replacement Procedure and Cost
It usually takes two dental appointments to complete the restorative process. During the first visit, your dentist prepares the abutment teeth to have adequate space to allow crowns to fit over them. Then impressions of the teeth of the involved jaw and the opposing teeth are taken. A bite registration material is flown between your teeth and your dentist will ask you to bite firmly.Read more
Dental Bridges Benefits, Materials Used and Types
Dental bridges can be fabricated in metal ceramic combination or can be all porcelain or all metal. The metal used can be an alloy of base metals such as cobalt and Chromium, high Noble/ Noble metal alloy such as palladium, silver and gold.Read more
How Dental x-rays are Safe and Works?
The aim of dental care providers is to prevent dental infection and improve oral health. Early detection and intervention can cure majority of dental problems easily. X-rays have played a significant role in dental medicine in diagnosis of diseases and in treatment planning. The technique involves exposure of teeth and soft tissues to ionizing radiation.Read more
Invisalign® Treatment – Who can offer the aligners?
After days of online research and consultation with friends and family, you have finally decided to straighten your teeth using Invisalign® and currently you are in search of a dental professional. Though there are a few dentists who offer the treatment in Philadelphia, you are still not sure of who can be the right provider for you.Read more