Porcelain Veneers Porcelain veneers and VENLAY® Bite Restorations are entirely different … Keep Reading... about VENLAY® Bite Restorations are Not Porcelain Veneers
Good news, everyone! You can now wear your mildly discontented face with some validation. Read the full article at: edition.cnn.com All you need to do is Google 'RBF' and you'll discover exactly how real the Resting Bitch Face is. WikiPedia has a Resting-Bitch-Face page where you can read about the origin. Still not convinced? Read the New York Times RBF article: "I'm Not Mad. That's Just My RBF." 'Resting bitch face' is real’ for Men too. Dr. Sam Muslin, renowned Face Lift Dentist, observes … [Read more...] about Scientist say the ‘Resting bitch face’ is real. So is the ‘Grumpy old man’ look.
Botox jabs in the jaw are big business: the paralyzing effect is widely used to prevent tooth grinding, and by cosmetic doctors to slim the lower face. Read the full article about Botox and Bone Loss at: www.dailymail.co.uk Hiding the Real Problem Behind Lipstick and Botox® Botox® is just a cover-up for the real problem of a bad bite. There are side effects to almost every drug, and losing bone is particularly troublesome for patients that are taking Botox®. It has been my … [Read more...] about The Botox® Cover-up: Jabs to stop teeth grinding could eat away at your jawbone
Alternative non-invasive treatment to jaw surgery for anterior or posterior open bites and underbites. Much safer, quicker and painless. Read the full article at: www.faceliftdentistry.com This patient is a great example of someone seeking a way to live comfortably and healthy without having to go through the pain and agony of jaw surgery to have his open bite and underbite corrected. At the young age of 22, he could not properly close his mouth, speak, bite, or chew. Only two of his … [Read more...] about Open Bite and Underbite Corrected, Quick and Painless, Without Surgery or Invasive Dentistry
In the realm of dentistry, bite correction is the practice of correcting misaligned, crowded, or missing teeth that is causing the upper and lower teeth from aligning evenly. This misalignment, whatever the cause, requires reshaping and recontouring of the teeth to achieve an optimal bite or a bite that causes the least amount of stress on your teeth, jaw and jaw muscles. You may have heard your dentist refer to “Bite Correction” as occlusal equilibrium. An ideal bite should have minimal … [Read more...] about Bite Types, Classifications and Classes for Bite Correction
Bad bites can cause some serious problems and the possibility of bite correction with veneers is often questioned. From jaw pain to speech impediments to sleep apnea, these severe cases require expert dental professionals who can evaluate your condition and propose the appropriate bite correction treatment. The good news is that not all bite correction problems require major problems or constraints on your time or wallet. For instance, minor adjustments can make the difference between a … [Read more...] about Bite Correction with Veneers is a Bad Idea!
“Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing was ever made.” At least that’s how Immanuel Kant, an 18th-century German philosopher felt about perfection, but then again he wasn’t an orthodontist. Orthodontists regularly use bite correction to repair what nature on its own cannot give us; perfectly straight teeth. If your bite is misaligned and you’re wishing for a straighter smile, there are several non-surgical bite correction treatments that may just be the “perfect” option for … [Read more...] about Options for Bite Correction without Surgery
Nothing says perfection like a beautiful smile. In a land where perfection is everywhere, everyone would have perfectly straight teeth and a perfect bite. In reality, even celebrities seek intervention from dental professionals for dazzling smiles that the rest of us only dream about. But obtaining the smile of your dreams can now be more than just a wish. With non-surgical bite correction, your upper teeth can align properly with your lower teeth and include some amazing healthy benefits as … [Read more...] about Non-Surgical Bite Correction the High Tech Way
The purpose of bite correction is to achieve harmony between the positions of the lower jaw (bite) and coordinate it with the TMJ (jaw joints). The goal is to get the jaw in the right position so the teeth, bite and jaw joints work together during all of the elements of function such as speaking, chewing, sleeping, clenching and/or grinding along with smiling. There are many causes that can negatively effect your bite. Barely noticeable, your teeth will shift and wear over your lifetime. You … [Read more...] about Bite Correction Treatment Options
Overbites vs Underbites vs Crossbites Most patients do not have the best possible bite for their faces and jaws because tooth eruption during the early years of life is random and the bite we get is random. The bite we get is not the most optimized bite for our jaws and faces. Sometimes the bite we get is close and other times it is a very bad bite. Even if we have had braces, seldom is the lower jaw in the optimum position. Consequently, patients have to adapt to a bad bite or some sort of … [Read more...] about What is Bite Correction?
Bite collapse leads to an older looking face as the structure of the teeth and the jaw position changes. This can be treated with bite correction. Read the full article at: www.faceliftdentistry.com Each generation is living longer and when tooth structure is lost they are aging prematurely because they suffer from some level of bite collapse. Many people never had the best vertical dimension of occlusion for their facial structure or for normal TMJ function. They actually … [Read more...] about Treating Bite Collapse and Premature Aging Non-Invasively