periodontitis

What Are Some Secondary Effects of Periodontitis?

Oral health issues are common. It starts getting deteriorated because of a few bad human habits. The good news is we can cure them. But, the bad news is conditions can be deadly if we ignore such issues and don’t take preventive measures or visit a dentist on time. Now, periodontitis is one of the […]

braces on top teeth

What to Expect When Getting Braces on Top Teeth Only

Dental disorders are annoying and harmful to our oral and general health. Moreover, these issues can be serious and need immediate attention. On the other hand, a patient can look for cosmetic treatment only. Furthermore, teeth misalignment is a problem that can be considered both an essential orthodontic issue to fix or one can opt […]

tooth decay

Your Child’s Ammunition Against Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is a dental disorder and usually leads to a cavity. It is a form of tooth corrosion that ends up causing a hole in a tooth. As a result, a patient can end up losing that tooth or the affected teeth. Now, like an adult, a child can also have tooth decay. If […]

cavity

5 Cavity Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

Tooth decay or cavity is a pit that forms in your tooth that starts slowly and becomes bigger when they’re disregarded. Since many cavities don’t cause hurt in the initial stage, it can be difficult to understand that a problem exists. Regular dental appointments, however, can spot tooth decay early. Now that we know what […]

cosmetic dentistry for seniors

Cosmetic Dentistry for Seniors

Oral health, to put it in simple words, is one of the most essential parts of our general health and well-being. Besides, overall good health, the factors that inspire people to carry out good oral health take in their cultural and socioeconomic status. Unfortunately, there are still many people who disregard their dental issues. Overlooking […]

zirconia crowns

How Does a Zirconia Crown Work?

If you have a tooth that’s cracked, your dentist will probably suggest covering it with a dental crown. A crown will help keep the size, shape, strength, and look of your tooth and will be made from one, or a combination, of several materials – a popular choice being zirconia. When selecting the material that’s […]

Sculpting New Gums

People mostly are not happy about how their gums look. They often look to change them. People who have an uneven gum line are very insecure about their looks. The good thing is that you have a solution to this problem. Accordingly, you can enjoy a brighter and balanced smile and restore self-esteem. This answer […]

dental implant failure

What Are the Signs of Dental Implant Failure?

Dental implants are a successful procedure for those who need to substitute missing teeth. Mostly, it has a good success rate but like other dental procedures, it may not always work. Some situations can result in dental implant failure. Signs of Dental Implant Failure Excessive Pain and Uneasiness It is usual to experience some discomfort […]

CEREC crown

How Do CEREC® Crowns And Lab-Made Crowns Differ?

Progressions in dental technology have enhanced even some of the oldest procedures–dental crowns included. Crowns have been used for centuries. However, they’ve changed a lot in time. At Smile Makeover of LA, we are happy to offer one of the latest developments in the area, CEREC crowns. Let’s discuss further on this exciting technology. CEREC […]