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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 Whitening

The 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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Use your insurance benefits or you could lose them!

YOU MAY BE LOSING $1500!

That’s right! If you have a Dental Insurance Policy that runs on a calendar year basis, your dental benefit money does not “roll over” to the New Year! You actually LOSE that money! If you have dental treatment that is still pending or, if you are overdue for your dental checkup and cleaning, now is the time to schedule it! Should you have questions about your particular dental insurance plan or, need to know how much you still have available, let us know as we would be happy to get that information to you!

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Solutions for Dental Fears: Exercise?

Anxiety Free Dentistry Sarasota | Older couple

Does going to the dentist cause a pit in your stomach? Does even just thinking about it make the anxiety start? You're not alone as millions of American's feel fear around their dental visits. However, a new study out of Germany suggests that light to moderate exercise may help!

Exercise and Dental Anxiety

Researchers in Berlin took a look at how exercise could help reduce dental anxiety and found successful results in testing a group of 30 people. It seems that those who performed moderate aerobic exercise before their dental appointments experienced less anxiety and felt more relaxed at during their visit. While additional research still needs to be done, there's ...

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Do These Reasons for Veneers Resonate with You?

Tooth | Veneers Sarasota

Even the smallest imperfections can diminish both your smile and your confidence. This may cause you to hide your teeth when you're meeting new people, and you could be perceived as unhappy or unapproachable. The good news is that cosmetic dentistry offers excellent solutions for enhancing smiles and Sarasota dental veneers may be the solution you're looking for. Here are some of the imperfections that porcelain veneers can correct.

Fractures, Chipping and Wear

Even the smallest chip can impact the appearance of your smile. Veneers are bonded directly to your teeth, so they are capable of covering and eliminating dental issues such as chipping, fractures, and wear.

Size Discrepancies and Misshapen Teeth

Teeth that are ...

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The Effects of Aging on Oral Health

Sarasota Dentist | Older Couple

We often associate tooth decay and cavities with problems that younger children have; however, did you know that older adults have just as much tooth decay as children? This is due in part to the fact that our mouths change as we age. Here are a few things your Sarasota dentist wants older patients to be aware of.

Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is a condition that occurs when we age and our saliva glands don't produce as much saliva as they used to. Saliva is an essential part of the digestion process and it also helps to remineralize teeth that have been affected by decay.

Dry mouth can contribute to a host of ...

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Don't Pretend That Gum Disease Isn't Happening

Dental Anxiety | Sarasota Dentist

Gum disease is a condition that is often easy to ignore because you may not even realize you have it. It's hard to detect in the beginning on your own because there are not many signs and symptoms at first, but it's important no to ignore gum disease. Here's what your Sarasota dentist wants you to know.

Periodontal Disease 101

Did you know that periodontal (gum) disease affects more than half of American adults in some way? Like the foundation for your house, your gums are the foundation for your teeth, and if they are not healthy it affects your teeth, and even your overall health. Gum disease has also been linked ...

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The First 3 Steps to Take in Any Dental Emergency

Dental Emergencies | Sarasota Dentist

Dental emergencies in Sarasota, FL are scary and stressful! Your first feeling may be to panic, but Sarasota Dental Arts is here for you, and all you have to do is give us a call. We'll guide you through any situation to help determine if you need immediate attention. We also make every effort to see our emergency patients the same day if you do need to be seen right away. Your first step is to remain calm and give us a call.

Assess Your Situation

Different emergencies call for different procedures. There are some in which you may not need to see us right away. Here are some general guidelines ...

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