Today’s post discusses the often misunderstood subject of wisdom teeth. The Third Molars Wisdom teeth are sometimes called the third molars because they are even farther back in the mouth than the two sets of regular molars we all have. These four teeth usually erupt when a person is eighteen or nineteen. Many dentists recommend […]
Fluoride Treatments: Not Just For Kids
You rarely hear the word “toothpaste” without it being preceded by “fluoride.” “Fluoride toothpaste” is ubiquitous for good reason. Fluoride is an important mineral that helps your teeth stay strong. It is found in some foods and water and makes toothpastes more effective at fighting cavities. Fluoride helps teeth by making them stronger and more […]
6 Ways To Prepare For Your Dental Procedure
Nervous about an upcoming procedure? Let Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry offer 6 ways to prepare yourself mentally, emotionally, and physically before your big dental day. First, remember dentist Brian McKay is trained to provide the best care and comfort possible. Second, take some time to relax and discover what you are anxious about. […]
Want Whiter Teeth?
Teeth whitening has become very popular as an affordable, manageable way to upgrade your smile with little effort and no pain. Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry can help you understand your options for teeth whitening and the improvements you may expect from various teeth whitening options. Over-the-counter whitening systems can give varied improvements, with many users […]
Bridging The Gap
Hello Seattle smiles! Do you have a missing tooth that is detracting from your otherwise attractive teeth? Let Advanced Cosmetic Implant & Laser Dentistry fill the gap for you and help you get your sensational smile back! A dental bridge could be the perfect answer for your missing tooth and help you chew and speak […]
Trouble Getting Numb For Dental Treatment?
Our bodies work differently. Some dental patients don’t react to local anesthetics by getting numb. This is understandably concerning when you need dental treatment. (And the word “concerning” may be a huge understatement!) It’s important to recognize that bad experiences in the past don’t guarantee that you will never be able to become numb. At […]