Glamm Dentistry, DDS Blog

Will It Hurt to Get your Dental Crown?

February 9, 2024

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patient talking to their dentist

Dental crowns are one of the most common methods of repairing broken and damaged teeth. Modern restorations are made from high-quality materials that allow these crowns to blend in beautifully with the rest of the smile, meaning that you can completely erase all kinds of damage that have been done to your smile.

However, as with any dental treatment, some people are put off of the procedure by concerns about pain. Here’s what you should know about whether or not getting a dental crown is going to hurt.


Toothful Tidings: How to Enjoy New Year’s Drinks the Smile-Safe Way

December 22, 2023

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Two glasses of New Year’s drinks, champaign, clinking

While you wait for the countdown to the New Year, nighttime celebrations turn to toasting drinks and clinking glasses. As you’re enjoying the festivities, don’t forget to consider how your choices may affect your dental health. New Year’s drinks can be fun and tasty, but they can also be full of ingredients that could compromise your pearly whites.

If you want to learn dentist-approved ways to enjoy New Year’s drinks, continue reading.


Material Matters: What’s the best Dental Crown Material for Excellent Results?

December 8, 2023

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A man smiling with his new dental crown

If you’ve had a severely damaged tooth, your dentist may have suggested you get a dental crown. These “caps” surround an entire tooth, restoring both its appearance and its functionality. Best of all, there are many materials that crowns can be constructed from, giving you control over several properties of the prosthetic tooth. But how do you know what material to choose?

If you want to learn more about dental crown materials, continue reading. With this knowledge at hand, you’ll be able to make an informed decision on the future of your smile.


‘Tis the Season: Dentist-Approved Holiday Meals

November 7, 2023

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image of holiday foods

As the holiday season approaches, the abundance of festive treats can pose a challenge to maintaining a healthy smile. However, navigating the holiday feasts doesn’t mean sacrificing your oral health. Luckily, there are delectable options that will not only satisfy your taste buds but also contribute to a healthy and radiant smile throughout the holidays. Keep reading as we explore a selection of dentist-approved meals that allow you to indulge in the joy of the season while keeping your beam in top-notch condition.


Dental Hygiene Month Has Arrived! Here’s How You Can Participate

October 6, 2023

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Dental hygienist smiling in treatment room

Turns out that October isn’t just spooky season; it’s also Dental Hygiene Month! So, there’s truly no better time to implement solid oral care habits that will benefit you now and for years to come. If you’re unsure where to begin, don’t worry – you can read on for a few ways to keep your smile healthy.


Can the pH Level of Toothpaste Affect My Teeth?

October 1, 2023

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a closeup of tubes of toothpaste

A healthy smile is a happy smile—and one of the easiest ways to achieve this is by taking great care of your pearly whites, day in and day out! This means brushing your teeth twice a day for two minutes each time. But it’s not just about the act of brushing; the equipment you’re using also matters, like your toothpaste! You should want to use a variety that includes fluoride; however, some toothpastes have pH levels that can impact dental health. Here’s what you need to know, along with some dentist-approved toothpaste suggestions for helping you keep your teeth in pristine condition.


Lost a Dental Filling? Here’s What to Do Next

September 8, 2023

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A dentist demonstrating how to cure a dental filling

Have you ever been eating something when you feel a mysterious crunch? It may have been one of your fillings. This kind of scenario isn’t uncommon. Fillings are one of the most-used treatments in the world due to the prevalence of tooth decay. But what should you do now that your filling has come loose? Continue reading to see your next steps.


5 Tips to Aid Your Recovery After a Dental Crown Treatment

August 11, 2023

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A man smiling after a successful dental crown recovery

If you’ve just had a successful dental crown treatment, the next few days of recovery are critical to the longevity of your dental work. Taking care of your oral health post-procedure will reduce discomfort, speed up the healing process, and ensure that your new crown stays set in place.

Continue reading to find five valuable tips to help you maintain a healthy environment to recover and ensure no return trips to your dentist.


How Long Does Dental Bonding Last?

July 13, 2023

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Lady smiles on street.

Do you have small flaws in your teeth? Chips, cracks, or stains can make you feel more self-conscious. Luckily, there are solutions in cosmetic dentistry to remedy these problems. Dental bonding involves filling or covering the damaged area with composite resin. The process can be completed in a single visit.

Dental bonding is a long-term solution to minor dental defects, but it is not a truly permanent fix. When properly maintained, it can last for about five to seven years, but bad oral hygiene habits can whittle away that life span. Here’s how to get the most time out of your dental bonds before needing replacement.


My Teeth Are Stained Yellow: What Should I Do?

May 4, 2023

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a comparison of stained and whitened teeth

When it comes to making lasting first impressions, your smile is the best tool at your disposal. But if your pearly whites aren’t looking very white these days and have taken on an unfavorable yellow hue, you might be wondering what’s going on and how you can address the issue. Here’s more from your cosmetic dentist about what causes teeth to become stained yellow, along with some ways the issue can be totally remedied!

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