Options For Replacing Teeth

When teeth are missing or broken-down, it can detract from a person’s appearance and put a damper on one’s quality of life. What a difference it can make to be able to smile and chew with confidence. Fortunately, the solutions for rebuilding a smile are better than they have ever been, thanks to modern technology. Dr. Siegel has been creating … Read More

Brighten Your Smile With A Smile Makeover

Being able to smile with confidence can be a real game changer. It can boost self-esteem and help you feel more at ease in social situations. Given the tools and techniques available today, there is no reason you shouldn’t have the smile you’ve always wanted. With over two decades of experience helping people attain beautiful smiles, Dr. Siegel can give … Read More

Dental Implants

What are dental implants? Dental implants are posts that act as replacement tooth roots. Made out of either titanium or a bio-compatible ceramic, dental implants can support a single tooth, or they can be used in combination with other replacement options such as a dental bridge or a denture. Why have Dental Implants become so popular? The main reason for … Read More

Gentle Dentistry for Children

Your child’s first dental visits enable the dentist to 1) detect early signs of potential tooth decay, 2) establish a good rapport with the child, and 3) begin orienting the child toward heathy dental habits. Parents play an integral role in these visits, with the dentist and hygienist providing them with information on home care practices and the best ways … Read More

Dentures

Are you thinking about getting dentures, or are you frustrated with your current ones? Depending on how many teeth you need to have replaced, a dentist may recommend either full or partial dentures. Full Dentures Traditional full dentures replace a full arch of missing teeth and are removable. The upper denture typically has an artificial palate, which helps to stabilize … Read More

Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry’s Earlier Origins Cosmetic dentistry covers a vast array of dental procedures that provide aesthetic as well as functional benefits. The technology that goes into creating beautiful smiles is highly advanced today, but cosmetic dentistry itself has ancient origins. And by “ancient” we mean thousands of years. As early as 3,000 BC, people were aware of the importance of … Read More

Why Dental Implants Are the Best Tooth Replacement

If you have lost one or more teeth, you realize that you have several options for replacing that lost tooth: removable dentures, dental bridges, and dental implants. You might have heard that dental implants are the best, but what makes them the best? Simply put, it’s because they are the most like your natural teeth of any tooth replacement. In addition, … Read More

BioClear, Dental Bonding, and Veneers: Which Is Best for Your Smile?

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? Does the problem go beyond simple discoloration to include chipped teeth, poorly shaped teeth, black triangles near the gum line, and other cosmetic concerns? If so, you might be considering cosmetic dentistry to restore the beauty of your smile. But there are numerous options for repairing your teeth, such as veneers, dental … Read More

How Is TMJ Treated?

TMJ is one of the hardest conditions to get successfully treated. Many people with the condition spend years searching for successful TMJ treatment, and some find that the treatments they try can make the condition worse. So how do you find the best treatment for this hard-to-treat condition? Understanding  your options can help you follow a path through noninvasive and … Read More

How Do Dental Implants Work?

Dental implants are tooth replacements that look and feel like natural teeth because they fuse with your jawbone. The implant itself replaces the tooth root, then it is topped with a dental restoration like a crown or bridge that can replace the visible part of the tooth or teeth. After the implant process is complete, the implant works just like a natural tooth, … Read More