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Can My Teen Get Invisalign?


If your teenager requires orthodontic treatment, it's time to make some choices. Choosing between Invisalign and braces can be difficult; each treatment straightens teeth to improve not only a teen's smile but overall health. Invisalign facts 1. How does Invisalign … Continued


What Does Routine Dental Care Mean?


Are you looking for more information about routine dental care? Visiting your dentist on a regular basis is vital to your having a healthy mouth. When your mouth is healthy, it is likely that the rest of your body is … Continued


Signs That You Need Dentures


Contrary to popular opinion, dentures are not only for aged people. In fact, dentures are more common among middle-age citizens than you think. A recent survey showed that about 20 million women above 40 years use partial or full dentures, … Continued


Picking a Toothbrush and Toothpaste: What Are the Alternatives?


When picking a toothbrush and toothpaste, there are many things that should be considered. Some people might even find themselves wondering if using a toothbrush with toothpaste does much more than other alternatives. The reality is: Toothpaste is an essential … Continued


Testing for Sleep Apnea and Other Sleep Disorders


A large number of the world's population suffer from a condition known as sleep apnea.  In fact, it is so common that many physicians are able to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea using either an in-lab sleep study or a home … Continued


Why Do You Need Strong Tooth Enamel?


Strong tooth enamel is important for tooth functionality and durability. Enamel is the outermost portion of the teeth. It is a protective shell of sorts that guards teeth against decay. Tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the body. You … Continued


What You Need to Know About Lingual Braces


In our office, we offer patients the option of wearing lingual braces. This is a treatment option that is not well-known and only a few orthodontists offer it. It is much more difficult to place lingual braces and requires a … Continued


Visit a Same Day Dentist Before Leaving for Vacation


With summer approaching, plan on visiting Bright Smile Dental for same day dentist solutions so that you do not have to start your vacation without repairing your teeth first. We know that having a damaged or severely discolored tooth can … Continued


Oral Health Suggestions from Our Dental Office


As a dentist, we are often asked for different ways people can help boost their dental and oral health. This is a natural question, given that most people do not like spending a great deal of time at the dentist. … Continued


Do Dentists Recommend Mouthwash?


For a lot of people, their daily oral routine usually goes something like this: Brush your teeth with a toothbrush and a fluoride toothpaste, floss, and rinse your mouth with mouthwash.However, mouthwashes have had their own share of controversy, and … Continued