Your teeth are crafted with the proper care to last a lifetime. But bad habits, including chewing and excessive brushing, can really take a toll on your teeth. Tooth erosion, broken teeth, gum disease, and even tooth loss are only a couple of the detrimental impacts of poor oral habits. Here’s a look at some common behaviors that can hurt your oral health and some easy ways to stop them.
Aggressive Brushing – Too hard to brush your teeth can rub off the enamel in your tooth and irritate your gums.
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What makes up a perfect smile? Straight teeth? White teeth? Or perhaps teeth with pleasing proportions relative to one another? A stunning smile is more than the sum of its parts. At Fairfield Periodontics, we believe that your perfect smile also contains another element, your unique personality.
What Is A Smile Makeover?
A smile makeover is a combination of dental procedures that remedy any problems with your existing smile. We will first look at the health of your teeth. If you have cavities or periodontal issues, we take care of that first. Then, we becomes a cosmetic dental artist using all the revolutionary treatments available. Modern cosmetic dentistry offers a multitude of tooth restoration treatments. On the least invasive end we have dental bonding, inlays and onlays. These procedures can often be completed in just one visit. Porcelain veneers can address small imperfections such as chips and stains. A veneer can also correct the shape of a tooth that is misaligned.If you have teeth that are not structurally sound, you may need a porcelain crown. The crowns we provide at Fairfield Periodontics blend perfectly with your existing teeth. Continue reading Show Your Personality With Great Smile