National Smile Week falls on the second week of August every year. It is a time for Americans to reflect on their smiles and what makes them great. Unfortunately, many individuals feel they cannot smile wide and big due to some flaws. People should never feel like they need to hide something so beautiful, and luckily, there are veneers and dental crowns that can help a number of patients receive the smiles of their dreams.

Posted on August 7, 2018Read More

The Importance of Dental Implants: 3 Benefits You Gain

Millions of Americans have lost at least one tooth, and many people in that group are between the ages of 65 and 74. It is critical to replace missing teeth as soon as possible or else you will begin to suffer from other dental health problems. Dental implants are an excellent choice for many patients who have otherwise excellent oral health, and these restorations will keep the rest of your oral structures healthy and intact.

Posted on June 26, 2018Read More

Top Benefits of Implant Supported Dentures

When you have missing teeth, you have a few replacement options. Traditionally, patients have turned to dentures, but with today’s technology, you now have more options. Two popular procedures include dental implants and implant supported dentures. Our dentist, Dr. Moriarty, always discusses the benefits of these options with patients to help them choose the right one for their situation.

Posted on April 30, 2018Read More

A Guide to Mini Dental Implants

A missing tooth can wreak havoc on your mouth’s functionality, not to mention on your confidence. In fact, some experts believe people who have missing teeth are less likely to date, apply for jobs or chase other opportunities. For some, dental implants are an option. However, a newer alternative in the form of mini dental implants are becoming increasingly popular.

Posted on February 28, 2018Read More

Sedation Options Help You Relax in the Dentist Chair

If the thought of a dental visit makes you cringe, you are not alone. In fact, some studies say that one in five people dread the dentist chair. Luckily, Dr. Patrick Moriarty at Enhance Dental Care of Lawrence is a dentist who knows how to ease your fears. He offers sedation dentistry that can help you not only get through a visit but forget all about it.

Posted on December 19, 2017Read More

Porcelain Veneers vs. Composite Veneers: Does Porcelain Win?

If you want to improve your smile, dental veneers could be the answer. They help conceal gaps, cracks, chips, tooth staining and tooth discoloration. They also provide tangible benefits by helping to make your tooth structures stronger. Dental patients generally have two choices: porcelain veneers and composite resin veneers.

Posted on October 16, 2017Read More

Are You a Candidate for Mini Dental Implants?

Dental implants have been around for a long time, and it’s not hard to find testimonials discussing how great they are for patients. The fact is, at this point, new patients may have apprehension about the process or about their fitness for these prosthetics, but they are rarely uninformed about them as an alternative. Which is great because dental implants tend to be longer lasting than their alternatives.

Posted on August 17, 2017Read More