How Imaging Technology Helps Us Plan Your Implant Placement

If you are frustrated by the effect tooth loss has had on your appearance and dental health, it is safe to assume you are not alone. The loss of just one tooth can upset your appearance, and it can make biting and chewing more difficult. Over time, a person who does not replace a missing tooth can suffer more losses, they can be susceptible to TMJ disorder, and they can experience problems with jawbone deterioration. Fortunately, these issues can be avoided when a dental implant-held prosthetic is put in place. Our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office can plan your treatment before both placing and restoring your implant. One thing we do to make sure a patient’s smile is successfully restored is use 3D digital imaging technology to carefully plan a procedure. (more…)

We Can Use Veneers To Address Damage From Teeth Grinding

When you have a hard time stopping yourself from grinding your teeth, you can experience several concerning issues. This habit can negatively affect the alignment of your jaw, which can lead to chronic pain. It can also lead to significant wear and tear on your teeth hurts your smile and oral health. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we are prepared to address the effects of habitual teeth grinding, known as bruxism, through cosmetic dentistry. Porcelain veneers can cover damage done to your enamel while positively reshaping worn teeth to improve the way you look. Because teeth grinding often takes place at night, we can also provide protection for your teeth in the form of a custom night guard that you can wear while you sleep. (more…)

How Cosmetic Dentistry Boosts A Person’s Confidence

A person can be reluctant to show off a smile that looks discolored, has visible problems with damage, or generally looks old and unhealthy. If you have problems with the way your teeth look, you should know that you are not stuck with a smile that makes you self-conscious. Cosmetic dentistry can lead to positive changes that you might assume are out of reach. With the right procedure, your Londonderry, NH dentist can address many different problems. Our practice even has treatment options available for those who are worried less about their teeth but more concerned about wrinkles forming around their mouth. (more…)

The Role Dental Implants Play In Restoring Your Full Smile

Even one missing tooth can be a big problem, one that can affect you in more ways than you might anticipate. People sometimes gauge the severity of the problem solely on how it affects the way they look. Tooth loss can also cause problems for you because it makes biting and chewing harder, and it can lead to you losing more teeth over time! With a restoration held in place with a dental implant, you can regain your full smile while also addressing problems with your bite function and risk for losing more teeth. The implant will act like an artificial root for the artificial tooth you receive, keeping it stable while also creating beneficial stimulation in your jawbone that prevents deterioration. (more…)

Are You Tired Of Letting Teeth Stains Hurt Your Confidence?

As stains steadily accumulate and darken our enamel, it can be difficult to maintain a confident smile. Have you found yourself self-conscious about the way your teeth look in pictures? Do you wonder if the color of your smile has negatively impacted the way you were perceived by others? Because teeth stains are difficult to avoid, it can be easy to find yourself giving up on the idea of showing off a brighter, more attractive smile again. Fortunately, the professional whitening treatment provided by your dentist can help you address stains that have resisted past efforts at removal and give you a big confidence boost! At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we provide professional whitening kits that patients can take home, but we also provide in-office services that can be completed in a little more than an hour! (more…)

How Veneers Help Patients Regain Confidence In Their Smile

The way you feel about your smile can change over time. The gradual wear and tear on teeth can make them look older, less healthy, or misshapen. This problem, along with the accumulation of teeth stains, can make someone who once felt great about their teeth grow self-conscious about the way they look. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we can provide cosmetic dental treatment to help you resolve problems that have robbed you of confidence. With porcelain veneers, we can make several beneficial changes to the way you look. These slim shells only cover the front spaces of teeth, which limits overall changes to your tooth structure. With custom-made veneers, we can make your smile appear more youthful, brighter, and more symmetrical, leading to several positive changes. (more…)

Urgent Dental Problem? Our Practice Is Prepared To Help You

If you feel confident in the health of your smile, it can be easy to patiently wait until your next scheduled checkup to see your dentist. However, if you have a tooth that is in considerable pain, or if you experience physical harm, seeing someone as soon as possible can become a priority. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we are prepared to help patients when they need emergency dental services. We can take care of an injured, lost, or aching tooth on short notice. Having access to urgent care can help you avoid complications, and it can make saving a vulnerable tooth easier. If there is not a way to save a tooth during a dental emergency, we can restore your smile by planning prosthetic dental work. (more…)

Can A Dental Implant Be Placed And Restored At One Practice?

In order to restore their smile as well as their dental function, many people who have lost teeth will look into implant dentistry. Through dental implants, it is possible to permanently secure a restoration without affecting surrounding teeth. The implant also provides support by stimulating your jawbone, which encourages the flow of nutrients to support the tissues and stop deterioration from occurring. Many dental practices will send patients to specialists in order to have their implants placed. Our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office is often able to both place and restore dental implants, which means all of the work of restoring your smile can happen in one location! (more…)

Is There Any Way To Save Your Broken Tooth?

After a severe dental injury, you may assume that the only thing your dentist can do is safely extract a tooth, then plan on replacing it. While injuries do sometimes demand the removal and replacement of a broken tooth, it is possible to save a tooth and restore it with a lifelike dental crown. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we are ready to take on a problem with a dental emergency so that your smile is restored as soon as possible. If there is a way to save a broken tooth, we can do the work to make sure it is saved and protected with a custom appliance. If the tooth is too badly hurt to be saved, we can make plans to carefully remove it before providing a permanent prosthetic appliance. (more…)

How Long Will It Take To Replace Several Lost Teeth?

senior woman thinkingOne missing tooth can be enough to make biting, chewing, and speaking difficult. It can also be enough to seriously undermine a person’s confidence in their appearance. Losing several teeth can be particularly upsetting, and it can also create more problems with your dental function. If you are missing multiple teeth, you may feel uncertain about what you can do to have the problem resolved. How long is it going to take to fully restore your smile, and what will the process be like? At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we have experience helping people with incomplete smiles regain what they have lost. The right appliance can ensure that all of the gaps in your smile are addressed in as little as one procedure. (more…)