Over the last few decades, there have been tremendous strides made in dental technology, many of which were driven by direct patient demand. While dentists used to focus solely on how the teeth were functioning, the aesthetic outcome of dental procedures weighs just as heavily now— if not more. A quick Google search on any […]
A recent study conducted by the American Association of Orthodontists concluded that more than one-third American adults are dissatisfied with their smile. Another study stated that a staggering 82% of the American population believed that brighter, straighter and whiter teeth can help them lead a healthier and happier life.
An estimated 41,000 root canal procedures are carried out every day in the US—that adds up to over 15 million annually! For most dentists, saving the patient’s tooth is top priority. So when a simple filling won’t do, dentists recommend a root canal first. Unlike a complete tooth extraction, root canal treatments aim to remove […]