Valley Dentists of Belchertown Blog
November 6, 2018
Dental implants have transformed the world of dentistry since coming on the scene back in the 1950s. Not only can implants restore functionality lost through tooth decay and gum disease, they can also enhance your self-confidence. Implants offer the same benefits as crowns, bridges and dentures without the drawbacks associated with those older forms of therapy.
September 1, 2018
Do you have imperfections in your smile that you wish would just go away? Thankfully, they can! Porcelain veneers in Belchertown are super thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored porcelain that covers the front surface of your teeth to improve your smile’s appearance. They’re popular in Hollywood, as many celebrities want to achieve the look of a perfect set of pearly whites. Read on to learn the benefits of porcelain veneers and whether they are right for you.
August 5, 2018
To regain a complete, beautiful smile, you are ready to join more than 500,000 people who are choosing to replace their missing teeth with dental implants. You are making a great choice for your oral health and your quality of life. As a long-term solution, dental implants in Belchertown allow you to enjoy the next best thing to your natural teeth. While you are excited to start your journey to a new smile, you have plenty of questions about the procedure and what you can expect. To give you the peace of mind you need to head into the treatment with confidence, here is what you need to know.
April 14, 2018
How did you pick your last dentist? Many patients answer this question by saying it was the one closest to their home or office or the office that took their dental insurance. Unfortunately, what we hear from a lot of these patients is that they weren’t necessarily happy with this dental office, but they didn’t really think that any other office would be better. Studies show that patients are more likely to keep up with their regular dental office visits when they have a good relationship with their dentist. Taking some extra time to find the right practice may dramatically increase your chances for a lifetime of healthy smiles.
March 14, 2018
When you last visited your dentist, did you keep to yourself and just try to muster through your appointment? That should never be the case! You’re missing out on many opportunities to improve your oral health when you hold back asking your dental team questions—especially when it comes to your dental hygienist.
The next time that you decide to visit your dentist in Belchertown, be sure to ask either your dentist or your hygienist these 3 questions to optimize your dental health.
January 27, 2018
You’ve faced the fact that your tooth is failing. It has become painful to eat and embarrassing to talk or smile. However, you are not sure that the time and cost of replacing your tooth is really worth it. Couldn’t you function without it? Your dentist in Brampton explains why living without a tooth is not ideal.
December 8, 2017
Every tooth in your mouth has an important role for promoting your oral health and functions, like your ability to chew and speak. Not to mention, the appearance of your smile is vital to your self-esteem and how others from their first opinion about you. Unfortunately, the American College of Prosthodontics estimates that 120 million Americans are missing at least one tooth. If you are among those suffering from tooth loss, you need an effective solution to fill the empty space. Your dentist near Amherst can help you regain a complete smile with a predictable and reliable solution. With dental implants, you will benefit from the next best thing compared to your natural teeth.
November 11, 2017
One of the best gifts you can give yourself this holiday season is a new, bright smile. If you’ve felt less than proud of what your teeth have to offer, consider meeting with your cosmetic dentist in Belchertown. Your dentist is here to explain how a simple gift of teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, or another cosmetic treatment can help you feel great about yourself for the whole new year!
October 31, 2017
These days, there’s just no reason to live with a smile you don’t absolutely love. Cosmetic dentistry near Amherst is within most people’s reach — and it can transform your teeth in just the right ways to help you feel totally confident in your smile.
September 2, 2017
In modern life, everyone is at least a little bit stressed all the time, and this can manifest itself in many different ways. For some people, this low hum of anxiety is very manageable and reveals itself through constant foot-tapping or perpetually chewed nails. For others, it’s their teeth that bear the brunt of it. In fact, for many, their stress can affect their teeth so much that they actually end up needing a root canal. How so? Today, we discuss how stress can affect your smile and what you can do about it. (more…)