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The Truth about Cosmetic Dentistry

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Many people automatically assume that cosmetic dentistry is to expensive or out of their reach. The truth is that most patients have something small that bother them about their smiles and the way to improve it may not be complicated or expensive at all. Certainly, full smile makeovers are complex procedures and require additional time, planning, and cost, but many procedures are simple, affordable, and within reach for most of our patients.

Cosmetic Dentistry in Fayetteville

Chips and gaps can drive you crazy. Perhaps you love your smile except for one of those small flaws like a larger than welcome gap between two teeth, an oddly-shaped tooth, or a tooth with a ...

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Has it Been a Long Time Since You Visited the Dentist?

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Has time gotten away from you and before you realized it, you missed a few dental appointments? Perhaps the economy made things a little tight or maybe a fear of the dentist has kept you away for too long. We understand. We know that people often stay away from the dentist inadvertently and before you know it, it’s been years and you start noticing changes like sore bleeding gums or bad breath.

No Guilt or Judgment at our Fayetteville Office

At our Fayetteville, AR dental office, we will never make you feel guilty for coming back to the dentist. We know that everyone has their reasons for staying away. When you ...

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Use It or Lose It!

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Halloween is almost here and that means full speed ahead through the holidays right through the end of the year. Things start to get busy for most families this time of year and that can mean that important appointments like dental and medical check-ups get put on the back burner. 

Take Advantage of Your Dental Insurance 

Did you know that most people’s dental insurance turns over after the first of January and that your benefits do not carry over? Because insurance companies depend on profitability, they would like nothing more than to see you let your benefits go to waste by not filing any claims. 

Either you or your employer are paying good ...

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Are Dental Implants Always the Best Choice?

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At our Fayetteville dental office, we don’t believe that what works for one person will work for another. We approach each patient’s unique condition with an open mind with the goal of providing them with the dental care that will best support their needs and lifestyles.

If you have missing teeth, we have numerous tooth replacement options. You may have heard of the many benefits of dental implants. For patients looking for a long-term solution to complete their smiles, dental implants are a great option to consider. 

Benefits of Dental Implants 

In addition to completing your chewing surface so that you can eat a wide range of healthy foods, dental implants have ...

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Will Porcelain Veneers Improve My Smile?

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You may hear a lot of talk these days about dental veneers and smile makeovers. In fact, many of the most dazzling smiles in Hollywood may have had help with dental veneers or other cosmetic dental treatments. 

Veneers can dramatically improve your smile. In fact, if you have worn, cracked, chipped, or deeply stained teeth, dental veneers might be the best bet to address all of those problems at once. In fact, dental veneers also help address problems with crooked teeth and misplaced teeth, making them all appear uniform and youthful. 

What Are Porcelain Veneers? 

Unless you have the benefit of working in a dental office, you probably have never seen a ...

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What? I Need a Crown?

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Patients are often surprised when we recommend a dental crown, especially if they take excellent care of their teeth. A crown doesn’t always mean that you have done something wrong, sometimes your teeth crack or become unstable because of circumstances outside of your control – like your bite. 

Dental crowns are necessary in a variety of situations. If you have deep decay, cracks, fractures, or if your tooth has had a root canal, you might benefit from a dental crown. Crowns fit over your tooth completely, offering additional support when you chew.

How about a Filling Instead? 

Fillings provide a different solution than dental crowns. Fillings, much like their name suggests, fill in ...

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Why is Your First Dental Appointment so Important?

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Are you new to the area, or have you recently decided to change dental homes? You may wonder why you can’t just go in for a traditional cleaning appointment and have “the usual” like you would at your old office. After all, you haven’t changed, right? What most patients don’t realize is that when you are new to us, we appreciate the opportunity to learn how to treat you the way you want to be treated! 

The truth is that even if you have your records transferred, they only tell part of your story. The rest of what we need to know comes from a dialogue between you and one of ...

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