As you look for the best way to replace your missing teeth, there is plenty of information available about which method you should take. The problem, though, is not all of it is accurate. The most reliable way of replacing your teeth is to have dental implants placed, but your dentist says there are 4 huge myths circulating about the process that need to be cleared up. As you read on, you’ll find out what the mistruths are and get the real information you need from an expert!
Cornerstone Dental Arts Blog
September 25, 2018
September 12, 2018
Dental implants in Knoxville are helping people all over Eastern Tennessee to enjoy freedom from tooth and gum disease, improved self-confidence and a better quality of life overall. Nonetheless, many patients have understandable concerns about the fees associated with this gentle, effective form of dental therapy. In this post, we’ll explain why there is no quick and easy answer to the question of how much dental implants cost. We’ll review some of the more common implant therapy approaches and discuss strategies for making implants affordable. Use this information to make informed decisions about your health care needs.
July 31, 2018
If you have crowded, gapped, misaligned or stained teeth, your smile lacks the aesthetic appeal that you’d like it to have. As a result, you’re not able to make the types of positive first impressions on the people you meet, and your confidence is negatively impacted. Thankfully, there is a simple method for vastly improving your teeth in the smile zone – porcelain veneers in Knoxville. As you read on, you’ll learn what these are and how to care for them properly once fitted.
June 12, 2018
If you’re struggling with tooth loss or other dental issues, then you may be trying to decide which treatment option is best for you. For many patients, dental implants in Knoxville are the solution they’re looking for. Implants last longer than bridges on average and place no strain on the surrounding teeth. Plus, implants are virtually indistinguishable from your natural teeth and can last more than 20 years.
May 5, 2018
Dental implants are one of the most reliable treatments as they boast a 95% success rate. Understanding how to care for your implant will help you avoid implant failure and becoming one of the 5% of unsuccessful cases. Here are some of the signs of implant failure and the steps you should take to protect your investment.
April 8, 2018
It’s a nice, spring day with a light breeze blowing throughout the Smoky Mountains, and you have plans to fully enjoy it. As you prepare to leave out your house, you’re suddenly struck by an extreme jolt of pain that shoots up your jaw. You’re immediately thrust in the middle of a dental emergency (with a toothache) and need relief fast. Once you get the treatment needed to restore you to normal, you need to know how to avoid such a situation from occurring again. Thus, your emergency dentist in Knoxville is weighing in with information on how to prevent some of the more common dental emergencies.
March 19, 2018
If you’ve wanted to fix your smile your whole life, it can be difficult to imagine waiting a couple more weeks to make the improvements you want with cosmetic dentistry. However, turning to a quicker alternative may not give you the results you want. If you’re feeling a bit impatient about choosing your cosmetic dental service, weigh out your options between snap on veneers and permanent porcelain veneers in this week’s blog post.
February 22, 2018
There are many changes that people would make to their smile. Maybe you want to close the gaps in between your teeth or even straighten overlapping ones. Either way, fastbraces can help you accomplish those goals. But what happens when you want to whiten your teeth during your orthodontic treatment?
Learn more about how you can “kill two birds with one stone” with your local cosmetic dentist by straightening and whitening your teeth all at the same time.
January 5, 2018
When you were a child, it was exciting to lose your teeth. But as an adult, it’s something that creates a feeling of depression and sadness. Since you lost yours, things just haven’t been the same for you. There’s been a noticeable drop in your confidence, the number of times you smile and your willingness to get out and enjoy life. You’re seriously considering dental implants, but you’ve heard that smoking is counterproductive to their effectiveness and healing. This creates a dilemma because you want a new start, but you don’t want to give up your habit. You’re wondering, “Is there a way around this?” Your local dentist has some answers.
December 31, 2017
Now, advancements in dentistry transform the entire dental experience to provide high-quality results and convenient care. Among one of the best technological advancements involves CEREC. This revolutionary new technology simplifies the process to receive restorations without compromising the final results. You can say good-bye to messing impressions, dark crowns, and temporary restorations with a same-day crown.