The common household toothbrush. Every Alabama home has at least one, and hopefully all Alabama residents are brushing their teeth after each meal. While cosmetic dentistry and a complete smile makeover seem to be all the rage these days, daily brushing is still the most important thing you can do for your oral health. It […]
Hello! Today’s dental article is for Birmingham area people with stained teeth. Do you think your teeth are too stained for teeth whitening to have any effect? Think again. At Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham, we are whitening smiles for patients with both intrinsic and extrinsic stains. Extrinsic stains are caused by dark colored foods and […]
“Every tooth in a man’s head is more valuable than a diamond.” -Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote, 1605 When Cervantes wrote Don Quixote, there was no way to replace teeth that were lost to trauma or decay. We are fortunate to live here in Birmingham at a time where there is a permanent replacement for […]
Birmingham cosmetic dentists use dental crowns to solve a number of dental dilemmas. A dental crown is a strong, natural-looking permanent tooth restoration that covers the top of the damaged tooth. Birmingham cosmetic dental offices recommend crowns to remedy the following problems: A broken tooth with decay An ill-fitting existing crown A decayed tooth that has lost significant tooth structure […]
Birmingham cosmetic dentistry not only perfects your smile, It improves the health of your teeth. It makes your face more attractive. It can help with TMJ issues, and it definitely boosts your self-esteem!
Hundreds of Birmingham dental implant recipients have replaced missing teeth with jaw-bone anchored tooth implants. Unlike a dental bridge, a dental implant consists of a titanium post inserted into the jaw bone.
Many Birmingham dentistry clients who lose a tooth do not understand the importance of replacing it with a dental implant. They wrongly believe that one missing tooth is not a significant problem.
Though advanced cosmetic dentistry would not be possible without drilling, the sound of a dental drill can make many patient’s hearts pound. However, there is another way your cosmetic dentist can remove decay.