Laser Dentistry: The Latest in Improving Patient Experience
When was the last time you went to the dentist? Can you say that you take pretty good care of your teeth, or would you have to admit that you could do better in that department? If you’re like most…
Top 10 Dental Care Tips for a Healthy Smile (From Dentists in Lancaster and Palmdale, CA)
With all the health advice available at your fingertips on the internet today, it’s hard to know what’s actually important to the health of your teeth and gums. Smile Dental Group’s dentists and orthodontists of Palmdale and Lancaster, CA want…
Missing Tooth Replacement: Bridges vs. Implants
As dental technology has advanced over the last 30 years, patients with missing teeth have gained several great options to restore the appearance and functioning of their smiles. Although dental bridges have been an established method of replacing lost teeth,…
Is Dental Implant Surgery Safe?
The placement of dental implants is a surgery, and as with any surgical procedure there are risks attached. Dentists have been performing dental implant placements years now but the technology has advanced considerably. Modern implants are now sophisticated tooth replacement…
Dental Implants Can Boost Your Confidence
If you’ve felt embarrassed about missing teeth, you don’t have to anymore. Many people have lost teeth, and it isn’t always because of poor dental hygiene. No matter what the reason for your tooth loss, Smile Dental Group in East…
What is a Sealant and Why Does My Tooth Need It?
Here at Smile Dental Group, we believe the best way to keep your mouth healthy and cavity-free is to stay on top of your at home care and your preventative dental treatment. Of course, we will always recommend you brush and…
What’s So Bad About Root Canals?
Root canal: Just hearing the name of the procedure gives some people the chills. Although root canals are reputed to be unpleasant, painful procedures, you might be surprised to find out they’re not as bad as you think. People often…
What to Know About TMJ
You may at some point have heard someone say, “I have TMJ.” The truth is that everyone has TMJ - temporomandibular joints. What these people really mean is that they have a disorder of the TMJ system. Your TMJ include…
Same Day Dental Crowns at Smile Dental Group
Dental crowns are one of the most commonly-used forms of dental restoration, but many do not fully understand what a crown is or how they work. When teeth are badly damaged, cracked, broken, or misshapen, crowns can resolve the issue,…
Can Dental Bonding Fix My Damaged Teeth?
Are your teeth looking a little worse for wear but you aren’t crazy about the prospect of complicated, expensive and potentially uncomfortable dental procedures? Cosmetic bonding may be a way for you to spruce up your smile. Smile Dental Group,…