Yes, of course, if you select traditional braces for yourself, there’s something quite easy about it. They’re fixed to your teeth, so there’s no remembering to put them on or take them off. As a result, you may think that they’re easier than Invisalign treatment and that choosing clear aligner trays will in some way be extremely challenging. The thing is, as long as you can remember to wear them (we can help you with that), they can actually make orthodontic care exceptionally simple! Find out what our Virginia Beach, VA team means with some helpful insight.
Remember that summertime happens to bring with it something that you’d probably rather not think about but that our Virginia Beach, VA team feels compelled to bring up: A greater likelihood of ending up with a broken tooth! If you never really connected the dots between this seasonal shift and the potential for smile damage, it’s not surprising! However, as we are a team of dental professionals, these are the types of trends we recognize. With that said, take just a moment from your day to think through some ways you can easily avoid serious smile damage as the weather heats up!
When you think of clear braces, what do you envision? If you’re imagining clear brackets with barely-seen wires, we remind you that there’s something else you have access to that goes by the same moniker! In this case, we are talking about clear aligner trays. They’re not going to mean that you need to wear a smile alignment system bonded to your teeth. Instead, just like it sounds, you’ll have very-difficult-to-see, clear, plastic trays that are going to rest closely over your smile! The question is: Are they the clear choice for you? Allow our Virginia Beach, VA practice to speak to this!
When you blow out the candles on your birthday cake, you see a shooting star, or anything else prompts you to make a true wish for yourself, what is it? If you have ever wished that you could stop snoring, then take a moment to consider some new ideas from our Virginia Beach, VA team! We know that you may feel like it’s never going to end, like there’s no hope in sight, or that it’s just something you’ll need to learn to “get used to” but this isn’t the case! Fortunately, serious improvement may be just around the corner. Find out more!
Did you know that National Kids to Parks Day is something that spans the country on the third Saturday every May, as a goal of getting kiddos and their families outdoors, as they explore their local parks? Well, whether you celebrate every year or you’re brand new to this experience, you might get excited about the upcoming event: It’s the National Kids to Parks Day: Archery Adventure, taking place in Virginia Beach, VA!
When you have a little bit of a toothache or you think you might have damaged your tooth, you may feel just a little bit stressed as you make up your mind about what to do. However, when you realize you have a broken tooth, all bets are off! This can feel very overwhelming and may cause you to feel completely unsure about how to follow through with addressing the issue. Is this one of those moments in which you should try to fix things yourself, you wonder? Or, does this call for a visit to our Virginia Beach, VA dental practice? Find out more regarding the dos and don’ts of broken teeth, so you can quickly regain your healthy (and structurally complete) smile.
Dealing with TMJ issues can become a little bit confusing. First, there’s the fact that if you’re only just coming to learn about your TMJs (or, your jaw joints, which are also referred to as your temporomandibular joints) and the fact that they shouldn’t hurt, you may not know what to do. You may wonder what the discomfort means. You may feel uncertain about the long-term effects if you just hope for the issue to resolve on its own. From our Virginia Beach, VA team’s perspective as dental professionals, you need care immediately and you need to make changes soon. TMJ problems don’t clear up on their own. Instead, when you begin protecting your jaw joints, you create space for healing! Learn more about getting started today!
You may hear a lot about how great water is for your oral health. However, as far as you know, it’s not bad for your smile but you don’t really know how you should be using it exactly or the ways it’s beneficial to your grin. Though, since it’s quite accessible and you really do like to protect your teeth and gums and long-term smile health, you may have begun wondering lately: Are you missing out on any impactful details that could be making your life easier? Our Virginia Beach, VA team encourages you to take just a moment, as you consider some helpful answers from your Virginia Beach dentist.
There’s a very big difference between thinking about cosmetic dentistry and actually learning the facts you need to know in order to have the smile you want! So, our Virginia Beach, VA team reminds patients that whether you are just getting started as you tiptoe into the world of cosmetic improvements, you know exactly what you want, or you’re somewhere in the middle, the best course of action to take is to contact your Virginia Beach cosmetic dentist. The sooner you learn more, the closer you’ll be to achieving your smile goals!
Looking for a truly enjoyable outing for the whole family for Mother’s Day 2019? If so, then you may have just stumbled upon it with the Princesses & Pirates event, presented by the Virginia Symphony Orchestra! Once your special brunch is through, why not have some relaxing fun, as you don your best costumes, and enjoy an adventure with the beautiful sounds of our Virginia Beach, VA symphony (and more)?