Is Esthetic Rehabilitative Dentistry a health benefit? Anti-aging dentistry combined with esthetic rehabilitative dentistry sounds very impressive but what are the health benefits? Patients that have bad bites can get them corrected but in order to get deep overbite correction there needs to be an improvement in the vertical dimension, occlusal plane and centric relationship … [Read more...] about Baby Boomers: Anti-Aging Cosmetic Dentistry
Can a Deep Overbite Cause Tension Headaches? A deep overbite can cause tension headaches, neck pain, shoulder pain and TMJ pain. These patients can experience all of the different types of pain and stress because of their bad bite. The tension headaches resulting from deep bites can decrease the quality of life and if the patient resorts to pain medications the level … [Read more...] about Frequent Headaches: Could This Be The Reason?
Can No-Drilling Porcelain Veneers be used to Straighten Teeth? No-drilling porcelain veneers, commonly known as "no prep veneers," can be used to get straight teeth depending on the degree of crowding. If the teeth are crossed over each other, porcelain veneers can be used but some grinding on the crooked teeth is necessary. Sometimes the teeth are not seriously … [Read more...] about No Prep Porcelain Veneers without Drilling or Grinding
Can Porcelain Veneers Replace Small Teeth? Dr. Sam Muslin Answers: When someone asks if porcelain veneers can replace small teeth they may not understand their own question. Porcelain veneers do not replace the teeth; veneers are bonded to the small teeth to make small teeth look larger. The wonderful technique of dental bonding porcelain to tooth enamel is very … [Read more...] about Enlarge Small Teeth with Porcelain Veneers
Porcelain Veneers Any dentist can do porcelain veneers, as no special training is necessary. They can take a weekend course and all of a sudden they are now a cosmetic dentist. Porcelain veneers, also called laminates or teeth veneers, can be harmful to your health if one of these untrained dentists does the treatment. Fake Looking Veneers The results can be bad porcelain … [Read more...] about Veneers Improve Facial Appearance More Than Any Other Cosmetic Procedure
Correcting the space between the top and bottom teeth can be “fixed” with braces and the treatment will take about 2 years and require retainers. The treatment can also be treated with porcelain veneers but it requires a change in the patient’s bite if the patient needs more clarity to their speech. It all depends on the needs of the patient. Speech problems require … [Read more...] about How Can a Gap Between Top and Bottom Teeth be Fixed?
The extensive before and after photos on Faceliftdentistry.com is the ultimate dental testimonials. These patients have allowed their faces to be clearly displayed with some very ugly teeth in order to help you choose Dr. Sam Muslin as your full mouth reconstruction dentist no matter where you live. He treats patients from all over the world and the treatment is highly … [Read more...] about How Should I Pick a Full Mouth Reconstruction Dentist?
The best way to prevent premature aging is to have a facial shape like that of a younger person. Younger patients have better lip support and better facial profiles because they have better facial support from their teeth. However, after the teeth wear down and the bite shortens the shape of the face becomes round with premature aging. Patients with over bites have … [Read more...] about Will Porcelain Veneer Teeth Change the Shape of the Face?
Reducing TMJ Problems with Veneers Patients will say that they do not know where to place their lower jaw because the cusps are worn down. Veneers can restore worn down upper teeth that helps guide the lower jaw into a stable horizontal position. Porcelain veneers or laminates can restore the guidance to the bite to reduce TMJ problems but only in right and left directions. … [Read more...] about How Can Veneers Help with TMJ Problems?
Common characteristics of Full Mouth Reconstruction patients: 1. Grumpy Looking The older we get the grumpier our faces look because of the loss of vertical dimension to the face. This loss of facial height is a direct result of a worn down bite. As the bite wears down, the face ages prematurely. The best cosmetic treatment is Face Lift Dentistry® because it will … [Read more...] about 10 Telltale Signs Someone Needs Full Mouth Reconstruction