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Get a Straighter Smile... Without Everyone Noticing!

Have your crooked teeth kept you from smiling with confidence? Are you embarrassed about the appearance of your smile? What if you could straighten your teeth without anyone noticing? Adult orthodontics in Sarasota may be the solution you're looking for and Dr. Aygen can help!InvisalignInstead of using metal braces, Invisalign utilizes clear plastic aligners to straighten your teeth. Aligners offer a snug fit so they don't interfere with talking or your other normal activities, and because they're clear it makes them virtually invisible. Invisalign cases can often be completed more quickly than traditional braces with most cases finishing in 9 to 15 months.The other benefit Invisalign provides is that there ...

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Dental Emergency? Don't Panic! Here's What to Do First...

Man in pain | Dental Emergency Sarasota
Dental emergencies are scary! They can be painful, sometimes there is blood, or maybe you're not even sure that what you're experiencing qualifies as an emergency.If you suspect that you're experiencing a dental emergency in Sarasota, the first thing to do is remain calm; the next step is to contact your dentist right away. They can help you determine if you are in the midst of an emergency and what steps to take next.When you know how to handle a dental emergency, it may not seem so stressful. Here are a few helpful tips on what to do during common emergency situations.Dental PainIf you are experiencing dental pain or ...

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Replacing Missing Teeth: Dentures vs. Dental Implant

Older Couple | Dentures Sarasota FL
Living with one or more missing teeth greatly impacts your quality of life. Eating becomes a challenge, while talking or smiling in front of others may feel uncomfortable. The good news is there are many great choices for restoring your smile and your confidence, and here are some of your options.Dental ImplantsA dental implant is capable of restoring one or more missing teeth using a titanium post, abutment, and porcelain crown. The post is placed into your jawbone during a simple surgical procedure, and when it heals and integrates with your bone, it then acts as a support for your new porcelain crown, which is attached with the abutment.Dental implants ...

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3 Benefits of Choosing a Dental Practice with a Wealth of Services

Dental Patient | Dentist Sarasota FL
Choosing the right dentist is important. Hopefully, you'll be building a relationship with your dentist for many years to come. Here's why it's a good idea to work with a dentist who offers a wide array of services.Personalized CareYou don't want to feel like just another number when you go to the dentist. A dentist who offers a broad range of services can tailor your treatment plan to your specific needs.For example, if you'd like to enhance your smile, your dentist may be able to combine services such as Invisalign and teeth whitening to help you achieve the best possible outcome.A One-Stop ExperienceA dentist who offers numerous services rarely refers ...

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Welcome to our 15th annual Project Christmas Smile!

Dr. Aygen is participating once again in this year’s 15th annual “Project Christmas Smile” Saturday, December 9th from 8 am- 1 pm This event is open to anyone on a first come first serve basis and has been a huge success each year. Many dentists, hygienists, oral surgeons, dental assistants and dental office workers volunteer their time to help those who just can’t get the dental attention they need during the year! Please call our office today for more details! (941) 200-3049Fifteen years ago Dr. Doan started this event in the spirit of caring, compassion and bestowing for those who could not afford dental treatment. His inspiration was to create ...

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Why You Aren't Too Old for Orthodontics

Smiling Man | Orthodontics Sarasota FL
Perhaps you have lived with crooked teeth for so long that you're past the point of hiding your smile. Many adults "give up" on having a beautiful smile because they think they're too old for orthodontics, or perhaps they have focused on treatment for their children rather than themselves. The good news is that you are never too old for orthodontics, and a beautiful smile is an asset at any age! Here are some of the benefits of investing in orthodontics in Sarasota, FL, as an adult.Straight Teeth = Healthier TeethA straight smile is truly a healthy smile because you can brush and floss your teeth with ease. This means ...

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4 Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Options

Smiling Woman | Cosmetic Dentist Venice FL
Has your smile lost a bit of its sparkle? Maybe you are considering some enhancements to your teeth for the upcoming holiday season and photo opportunities? Whatever your motivations are, cosmetic dentistry offers many great options for improving your smile, and your cosmetic dentist in Venice, FL can help! Here are some of the options you might consider when planning your dream smile.Teeth WhiteningThe easiest and most cost-effective option for enhancing your smile is whitening your teeth. Sarasota Dental Arts offers two effective options including in-office treatments, which produce immediate results, and take-home trays that are customized to fit your teeth and can be used over and over. Teeth whitening ...

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