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October 7, 2021

How to Navigate Stress and Dental Health

Not only can stress wear you down both emotionally and physically, it also has a drastic effect on your health and well-being. Surprisingly enough, this includes […]
October 7, 2021

When Should You Start Taking Your Child to the Dentist?

When should you start taking your child to the dentist? While every child and situation may be different, it is best that children as young as […]
October 7, 2021

Go with a dentist or oral surgeon for tooth extraction?

No one likes to have a tooth extracted, and the saving grace about that procedure is that it’s usually quick. Sometimes, though, special circumstances require special […]
October 7, 2021

Healthy Holiday Treats Ideas That Are Good For Your Teeth

People love to indulge during the holiday season. Between all the parties, school events, family dinners, and break room treats, it is hard to stay healthy yet enjoy […]
October 7, 2021

What is Diastema?

Diastema refers to a gap or space between the teeth. This gap is caused because of an unequal relationship between the jaw and the size of […]
September 11, 2021

The Top Myofunctional Therapy Exercises

Myofunctional therapy exercises help strengthen the tongue and other facial muscles. Therapists often prescribe or recommend them as part of the treatment for mouth breathing, sleep […]
September 2, 2021

Can Invisalign Fix Gaps in Your Teeth?

Patients often ask, “can Invisalign fix gaps between teeth?” The answer is, yes, in many cases, Invisalign can fix gaps, but like any treatment option, it […]
August 18, 2021

What is Lip Taping and How Can it Help Eliminate Mouth Breathing?

Mouth breathing during sleep is a common oral health concern for both adults and growing children. Sometimes it is a minor issue and other times serious […]
August 12, 2021

How Long Do You Have to Wear Invisalign?

Invisible aligners are one of the most popular cosmetic dental treatments. Patients ask us about them nearly every day. One of the first questions many patients […]
July 20, 2021

Can You Fix an Overbite With Invisalign?

Patients often ask – Can you fix an overbite with Invisalign? The answer is yes, you usually can!  Clear aligners, like Invisalign, can improve tooth alignment and […]
July 10, 2021

Is Cosmetic Dentistry Safe? Yes — Let us Explain:

Sometimes patients ask us – Is Cosmetic Dentistry Safe? The most common cosmetic dentistry procedures are safe for most patients.  Not every procedure is appropriate for everyone. […]
June 30, 2021

Let’s Get Straight to the Point by Answering Your Top Invisalign FAQ

Patients frequently ask us questions about Invisalign. Everyone desires the confidence that comes from a beautiful smile. In addition, unevenly spaced and crooked teeth can contribute […]
June 10, 2021

Top Foods That Stain Your Teeth

Everyone wants a radiant smile. We hope this guide to the top foods that stain your teeth helps you achieve a healthy and glowing smile. If […]
May 31, 2021

Meet Dr. Micheal Wilson: Your Top Cosmetic Dental Specialist in Charlotte, NC

Dr. Micheal Wilson is one of Charlotte’s most sought-after cosmetic dental specialists. If you are unhappy with the way your smile or your teeth look, consider […]
May 25, 2021

Meet Dr. Kelly Wilson: Your Top Invisalign Specialist in Charlotte, NC

If you are looking for an Invisalign specialist in Charlotte, look no farther than Dr. Kelly Wilson.  Dr. Wilson is known for her commitment to compassionate […]
April 23, 2021

4 Tips for Perfect Smile and Maintain Your Pearly Whites

Having the perfect smile is often easier said than done. For teeth to look good, they have to be healthy, which is why a huge part […]
April 16, 2021

Botox in Dentistry: Is It the Future?

Most people think of Botox injections as a purely cosmetic procedure. You might not even see Botox as one of the services of dental practices. However, […]
April 15, 2021

What’s the Best Way to Get Pearly White Teeth?

The world of dentistry has drastically evolved over the years into what it is today. As a result, there is so much focus and emphasis on […]
April 9, 2021

Your Top Mouth Breathing Treatment and Correction Options

Sometimes patients ask about mouth breathing treatment for themselves or a loved one. Effective breathing supplies the body with essential oxygen and impacts every aspect of […]
April 7, 2021

Our Guide to Understanding The Smile Makeover Process

A big radiant smile gives the impression of joy and energy. If you feel self-conscious about smiling, a smile makeover can restore your self-confidence. Sometimes patients […]
April 10, 2019

Oral Cancer Awareness Month: The Importance of Cancer Screenings and Head and Neck Exams

Early detection and diagnosis lead to early treatment. For most conditions, including head and neck cancer, early treatment is more likely to be successful. Oral cancer […]
February 7, 2019

Caring for Your Child’s Dental Health: How to Avoid Pediatric Dental Issues

Parents often ask us about how they can ensure their children grow up with healthy teeth. As a parent, you may teach your child good oral […]
May 1, 2017

Oral Cancer Early Screening Saves Lives

According to the National Institute of Dental Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), over half of those in the U.S. survive from oral cancer after five years. If this […]
December 8, 2016

Health Benefits of Straight Teeth

Many people associate straight teeth with cosmetic purposes only – but what if we told you that there are significant health benefits to straight teeth? Invisalign […]