Author: anchorwave

Dentistry is an old profession with roots stretching as far back as 7000 BCE. Fortunately, dentistry knowledge, techniques, and technologies have evolved considerably since the days of the ancient Indus Valley civilization. Today, patients have greater access to advanced technologies that focus on not only...

Quitting smoking is a monumental achievement that will improve both your short-term and long-term physical health, as well as your socio-emotional wellness. Yet, even though you’re no longer a smoker, you’re undoubtedly still dealing with the effects of having smoked previously. Tooth loss, gum disease,...

Your smile speaks volumes about your personality. But if you’re in the habit of hiding your smile because you’re dissatisfied with its appearance, it can be hard to let your true personality shine. Cosmetic dentistry treatments, such as gum contouring, can allow you to gain...

Capping a tooth with a porcelain crown is an effective way to preserve it and address damage such as severe fractures. At some point, however, patients will need to get the crown repaired or replaced. On average, a dental crown can last between five and...

Flossing is an essential part of your daily oral health routine. It’s also a task that many dentists wish their patients would do more often. Ideally, you should floss once daily. However, many people find flossing to be a big chore because it’s time-consuming, sometimes...