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What Are The Advantages of Dental Implants?

Dental implants are dental appliances that replace tooth roots. They give a strong and sustainable foundation for permanent or removable replacement teeth; teeth that are made to match your teeth. The dental implants performed by Dr. Williams can change your life! Some people need dental implants because their teeth became broken in an accident or they had teeth that rotted away. Dental implants are also another alternative to dentures. For those who choose dental implants, they need to be in good health and have good bone structure. Dental implants can also improve a person’s quality of life....

Stuff We Bet You Never Knew About Dental Implants

Dental implants have become a lot more popular over the years. Cosmetically and functionally, dental implants are as close to the real thing as general and family dentists can offer. Very few people know what it took to make University dental implants what they are today. The earliest evidence that dentists have of dental implant dates back to 600 A.D. A young woman who was exhumed in the 1930’s had implanted teeth. People believe that the implanted teeth were placed after her death. The ancient Egyptians often replaced people’s teeth after death. In 1970, a professor analyzed the young...

6 FAQs About Invisalign Our University Area Cosmetic Dentist Receives

Invisalign is a set of clear aligners that are designed to straighten the teeth. Many people are opting to get this orthodontic treatment because of the advantages that it offers. There are many questions that people have about this treatment. Below is a list of some of the frequently asked questions: 1) How Does Invisalign Work?  Invisalign straightens teeth by applying controlled force. Not only is the force controlled, but the timing of the force is also controlled. Only certain teeth are moved at a time. Your cosmetic dentist will develop a specific treatment plan for you. 2) How Long Will...

Hollywood’s Best Kept Secret for Straight Perfect Teeth: Invisalign, Baby!

Just in the last 10 years, the cosmetic dentist has truly perfected the perfect smile. Incredible dental materials and technology have assured patients, that they too, can design a Hollywood smile with super straight teeth. One of these amazing breakthroughs has been the acceleration of Invisalign, the genius concept of transparent, plastic aligners that rapidly straighten mildly, imperfect teeth. This modern, orthodontic system has become so important to the field, that Harvard School of Dental Medicine began requiring its orthodontic graduate students complete Invisalign certification before...

Everything You Need to Know: 10 FAQs about Invisalign

1) Who is a candidate for Invisalign? Any older teen or adult who suffers from moderate tooth alignment issues such as gapped teeth, crowded teeth, overbite, underbite, or crossbite is a potential candidate for the innovative technology. See your cosmetic dentist for a consultation to confirm if it is right for you. 2. What does the treatment consist of? This is a process by which transparent aligners made of a thermoplastic material are used instead of metal braces to straighten teeth. Each set of custom aligners is specifically made for each person. 3. How do the aligners work? Over the course...

Dental Implants – The Growing Trend for Replacing Missing Teeth and Restoring Smiles

Dental implants are made from titanium and other materials that are compatible with your body. They are posts or frames that are surgically placed in your upper or lower jaw. During the healing process, they fuse to your jawbone and function as an anchor for your replacement teeth. They effectively mimic the function of a tooth’s natural root. Due to the nature in which implants fuse to your jawbone, they provide stable support for your artificial teeth, allowing them to look and function as natural teeth would. Many individuals prefer this method over traditional bridges and dentures that...

Compelling Reasons to Choose Invisalign Over Traditional Braces

It’s no secret that one of the first things people notice about someone is their smile. Having straight, perfectly aligned teeth not only boosts confidence and self image, but also contributes to healthy teeth and gums by making proper dental hygiene easier. If your smile seems a little crooked and you want to know how to get straight teeth, Invisalign might be the perfect option for you. What is Invisalign? It’s a practically invisible way to straighten your teeth. Using clear aligners that are custom-made just for you, your teeth are moved little by little until the perfect smile...

Welcome to Our New Website & Dental Blog!

Thank you for stopping by to check out our brand new website and dental blog. We have built this website with our patients and potential new patients in mind to be able to easily find information about the dentistry services we provide for your whole family. Our blog will be refreshed with great, informational content on a regular basis, so we do hope you’ll check back often and keep Williams Family & Cosmetic Dentistry at the top of your mind when needing dental work or a checkup. From all of us here at Williams Family & Cosmetic Dentistry, we hope you have a wonderful day and...