The professional blog of Doctors Dan Bruce, Steve Bruce, Rosa Pothier and Rob Ririe
For those of you who have heard about Invisalign, but aren't quite sure what it is, this post is for you! Invisalign is a system of clear retainers that move the teeth in small increments. This form of treatment has several advantages vs. conventional treatment. The first is esthetics--the trays...Read More
Below is another case involving cosmetic porcelain crowns. Our patient had been dealing with old fillings and discolored teeth for a long time. He also wanted to correct the discrepancy between the widths of the two central incisors.
Our treatment consisted of minor orthodontics with a retainer to move...Read More
I just finished the first day of the "Predictable Cosmetic Dentistry" course in Denver. This course is put on by the Dawson Institute in St. Petersburg, Florida. The Dawson Institute focuses on functional and esthetics when doing dentistry. When we, as dentists, work on front teeth there are many factors...Read More
I believe I have posted on free whitening before, but I thought I would visit the subject again. In light of the current economy, I hear many dental consultants recommending free whitening, $1 exam and cleanings, free kittens with examination, etc. I made that last one up, but the idea...Read More
Here is another cosmetic veneer case from start to finish. We replaced 6 porcelain veneers to provide a more feminine and youthful smile. I apologize to those of you who do not like to see teeth up too close. A full-face smile would show much more, but our patient prefers...Read More