November 9, 2018
Getting dental care as a single adult is relatively easy and convenient, but if you have a family, there’s a good chance they all have unique oral health care needs. Unfortunately, that means you can find yourself driving all over town to accommodate them! You may think that coordinating visits with a pediatric dentist, gum specialist, and general dentist is your only option, but there’s an easier solution: Get great care for everyone (under the same roof) at a family dentist in Belchertown. Keep reading to learn more and find out how you can make life a little easier!
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.
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.
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…)
August 15, 2017
When you wake up in the morning, what is the first thing you feel? If it’s pain in your jaw and mouth, you might be suffering from a condition called bruxism, or nighttime teeth grinding. This can severely damage your teeth and even injure your sensitive jaw joint, known as the TMJ (temporomandibular joint). Today, we’re going to discuss the signs and symptoms that you may have bruxism, and what you can do to get treatment. (more…)
June 13, 2017
“I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back.”—Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou, an American poet and civil rights activist stated that quote. Her inspiring outlook on life reflects the same ideals Valley Dentists of Belchertown holds. We have been a part of the Belchertown community—just a few miles away from Amherst—and love giving back to our wonderful citizens by keeping our patient’s teeth and gums healthy. Before choosing a dentist in Amherst that’s right around the corner for you for convenience, remember that as one of our patients you will be listened to, understood, respected, and cared for with the highest quality of dental care in the area! We keep you and your loved one’s dental health goals in mind and keep your well-being as our top priority.