RNR Dentistry

Making Children Smile: Cosmetic Treatments for Younger People

January 7, 2024

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 11:04 am
Teen with a nice smile

A lot of the time, children and teens are the people most anxious about their appearance. While cosmetic dentistry can allow people to drastically change how they look for the better, these treatments are unfortunately often geared toward adults, despite the fact that many younger people could get a lot out of what they have to offer.

If you’re curious, there are several cosmetic treatments that children and teens can take advantage of, while there are some that may not be well-suited to them. Here’s what you should know about younger people and cosmetic dentistry.

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How Healthy Does My Mouth Need to Be Before I Receive Cosmetic Dental Treatments?

December 13, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 7:52 pm
Woman shows gums

Cosmetic dentistry has allowed millions of people to have brighter, more beautiful smiles. You’ve undoubtedly seen many celebrities enjoying its results on TV or in movies, and advances in dental technology have made these treatments more available to the general public. However, a mouth must be in good health before it can receive cosmetic dental treatments. Here are a few forms of cosmetic dentistry and why they may require the patient to receive restorative dental work before being performed.

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How Long Does Cosmetic Dentistry Last?

November 27, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 4:01 am

Happy woman pointing to her smileCosmetic dentistry is a big investment. You want the time and money you’ve spent on improving your smile to last. However, many factors will affect the duration of your results, like the type of procedure, quality of materials, and your aftercare routine. Here are the average lifespans for the most common cosmetic treatments and what you can do to get the most from your investment.

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Can You Get Cavities with Veneers?

October 12, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 4:47 pm
person wondering if you can get cavities with veneers

Over the years, porcelain veneers have undergone significant evolution. Initially designed to enhance the smiles of movie stars, they eventually became accessible to the general public, allowing individuals to enhance the appearance of their teeth. While this cosmetic treatment effectively addresses various aesthetic concerns, the question arises: What about cavities? Is it still possible to develop them if you have veneers? Delve into the details to uncover the answer.

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The Evolution of Veneers Over the Years

August 11, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 2:12 pm
Four veneers lined up in a row

Veneers are the secret behind many of the perfect smiles that you see in magazines and movies. They’re certainly a very popular option for enhancing grins nowadays, but many people don’t give a lot of thought to just how much they have changed over the years. To help give you a deeper appreciation for how far veneers have come, here’s a quick look at the history of the treatment.

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Are Broken Dentures an Emergency?

June 10, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 12:35 am
set of broken dentures lying on a table

Dentures are completely life-changing for people who are missing teeth. They allow these people to bite, talk, and smile much more easily than they’re able to without them. If you’ve been wearing dentures for years at this point, you may honestly not feel right without having them in.

That’s why you may wonder whether their breaking constitutes a dental emergency, one that should be addressed immediately by your dentist. Here’s what you should know.

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What to Put in a Dental Emergency Kit

April 7, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 6:11 pm
tooth sitting by a first aid kit

Dental emergencies can strike at any time. These are oral health problems that require immediate attention, like a broken tooth or a lost restoration. In these situations, acting fast is the best way to get a good outcome.

To do that, you need to be prepared for anything that life could throw at you. Putting together a dental emergency kit is a great way to do that—these are small bags that have everything you could need to deal with a sudden oral health issue. Here are some things you should put in yours.

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6 Steps to Take if You Have Chipped Your Tooth

February 28, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 8:18 am
a digital animation of a chipped tooth

Dental emergencies can be very stressful and shocking. If you unexpectedly chip your tooth, you may feel overwhelmed and be at a loss for what to do next. However, there’s good news! Unexpected dental events can be treated with the help of your emergency dentist. The key is knowing what to do so you can remain calm and handle the situation effectively. Read on the learn the six steps to take in order to return to a whole, beautiful smile once again!

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Are Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments Safe?

January 30, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — rnrdentistry @ 8:39 pm
a woman smiling after a safe cosmetic dental treatment

Now, more than ever, you can achieve the smile of your dreams. Due to dental technology advancements, there are now many procedures available to fix a wide range of dental imperfections. Whether you are unhappy with your chipped or cracked teeth or your “gummy” grin, cosmetic dentistry can help correct those issues to reveal a beautiful, healthy smile. But you may be asking, “Are the treatments safe?”.  Read on to discover the answer and learn about the most common cosmetic dental treatments.

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