Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

What is Tooth Wax?

Are your braces hurting you? You can try stopping the pain with tooth wax. Braces have helped millions of people achieve straighter teeth. However, metal braces can sometimes irritate the mouth, lips, and gums. If your braces are causing discomfort, schedule an appointment with your dentist to see if an adjustment is necessary. But what

What are the Benefits of Invisalign?

Invisalign offers several benefits that make it a popular option for fixing misaligned teeth.  Since 1998, Invisalign has helped millions of patients who wanted a straighter smile and healthier teeth. With its clear, plastic orthodontic aligner trays, Invisalign corrects crooked or crowded teeth as well as several types of alignment problems. Invisalign, however, can be

Can Veneers be Whitened?

Your veneers will stay pearly white for a long time — if you maintain them properly. Veneers are an inexpensive way to fill in gaps between teeth, correct misshapen teeth, or fix a chipped tooth. But did you know that the most popular reason for getting veneers is a whiter smile? A popular alternative to

Here’s What You Need To Know About Dental Implant Recovery

Ease your worries by learning what to expect following your dental implant surgery. Compared to dentures, dental implants offer a more permanent solution to missing teeth. Yet the dental implant process involves major oral surgery. Your dental implant recovery will take months from the initial surgery to the placement of the crown. But in the

Are Veneers Bad For My Teeth?

Veneers are a common solution to minor dental problems and imperfections, but there’s a common misconception that veneers are unsafe for your teeth.  Even though veneers are a popular treatment for minor dental issues, people naturally have some concerns before wanting to commit. At Espire, one of the most common questions we get is: are

What’s the Difference Between Veneers and Dental Implants?

Veneers and dental implants are both excellent restorative options. But which one is right for you? Not too long ago, the only alternatives to replace missing or severely damaged teeth were bulky dentures or bridges. Yet, for all their advantages, dentures can be uncomfortable and sometimes even dislodge from the gums. Thankfully, you have a

What Works Faster: Braces or Invisalign?

Want straighter teeth? You have two equally effective options to choose from: braces and Invisalign. But which one is best for your lifestyle? Braces were once the only solution for fixing crooked or crowded teeth. Unfortunately, bulky braces can be painful to wear and are very noticeable. No one liked being the kid in class

What’s the Difference Between Dental Implants and Dentures?

Are you missing some teeth? No need to worry! You can fix your smile with either dentures or implants.  Don’t underestimate the effects of missing teeth! When there’s a vacant space between teeth, your remaining teeth may shift out of alignment to fill the gap, leading to chewing problems or a misshapen jaw. Left unprotected

Six New Dental Technologies To Know About

Espire Dental is on the forefront of dental technology to diagnose and treat all your oral health care needs. At Espire Dental, we strive to provide our patients with knowledgeable and compassionate oral care. Part of our mission is using state-of-the-art technology to diagnose and treat dental problems with precision and less discomfort. We understand

Six Benefits of Veneers to Get Those Pearly Straight Teeth

Looking for a quick, affordable solution for broken or stained teeth? Talk to an Espire Dentist about veneers. We all want perfectly white, straight teeth, but achieving that goal can sometimes involve an expensive, time-consuming dental procedure such as braces or crowns. Good news! Veneers are your cost-effective solution for a wide range of cosmetic