When you decide that you want Invisalign treatment, it’s a nice feeling. You have a goal in mind and you are moving toward a smile you can feel happy and confident about. What you are missing, however, is the fact that you will still need to determine whether you can receive Invisalign right now, in the future, or if some other treatment may be a much better fit for you. How to sort through these seemingly complex details? See us, of course (and you’ll discover that determining candidacy is actually very simple).
Are you confident in saying you have the ugliest dog on the planet (even though your pooch is beautiful in your eyes)? Think your dog may win in some other category, such as a dog who looks most like its owner? Check out the categories and enter your precious pup or simply head out to ooh and ahh over the cutest doggies around at the 23rd Annual Ugly Dog Contest.
Are you a smoker? Maybe you’re someone who has long smoked cigarettes and you figure that since nothing bad has happened yet, perhaps you’re someone for whom smoking is no big deal. Or, maybe smoking is newer to you and while you aren’t too worried, you do occasionally wonder what it might be doing to to your oral health. We’d like to explain some things you may not realize, so you have a truer perspective regarding tobacco and your smile.
When you’re trying to do your best for your smile health, you may find that even your best intentions don’t always translate to the right decision. The more you try to do the right thing, the more you come up against obstacles. Some of them, as it turns out, are very confusing! To help you over the “so what am I supposed to drink?” hurdle as it applies to keeping your teeth safe, we’d like to sort out the mystery. You’ll have all of the information you need to make much wiser drink choices from here on out.
There’s no reason, of course, that your Invisalign treatment should not succeed. If you’re receiving treatment from us it is because choosing clear aligners was a wonderful option for you, appropriate for your type of misalignment. However, it is possible for treatment to go slowly, to end up not having the effects that you planned, etc. So, what should you be doing to ensure your treatment progresses along nicely? As you will see, the steps are extremely easy. Breaking them down into simple categories helps!
We know that trying to schedule a visit for yourself, your kids, possibly your spouse, etc., can seem like working one of the most complicated jigsaw puzzles of your life. Are the pieces going to fit together? Or, will you suddenly realize that you can’t quite make everything line up? Now, add bringing your entire brood into the office, filling out forms, and trying to remember to bring everything you need with you (all while you hope you’ve chosen the right place!). We get it. Of course, this is why we do everything we can to ensure seeking family dental care from us is easy. Learn more.
Hey there! Yes, you! The one with the stack of library books that you checked out quite a while ago but keep forgetting to return. If you have books or other items checked out from your Del Mar Branch Library (and they are overdue), you won’t want to miss out on Fine Free Friday!
You may have kids that are just not huge fans of brushing and flossing. However, it’s important that you remember there may be some other factors at play when you announce that it’s time to brush teeth and your child runs to hide. Is it time to lay down the law and explain that dental hygiene is essential, it’s happening, and there are no ifs ands or buts about it? Or, are you overlooking a potential problem that you could easily fix if only you knew to look for it? Think through some possibilities, which may help you and your child enjoy easygoing smile care.
If you don’t get your dental filling today, does it matter? What if you wait until tomorrow? How about next week? Then again, will a couple months be a problem? When you push your need to treat your tooth decay off, you may not realize that you’re setting your oral health up for some complications you could easily avoid (and should avoid). See what we mean and learn more about scheduling care ASAP!
Do you really need something repaired ASAP? Sometimes, in such cases, some of the last things you think about in the moment include whether what you’re about to receive is safe for your oral health, if it’s going to look as natural as you would hope, and more. What you want is for your smile to feel better, to function well, and for you to to go back to your normal life. However, when given time to reflect, these are the exact concerns that you start wondering about. Good news! When you receive restorative care from us, you don’t have a thing to worry about.