A Bridge Might Prove to Be an Effective Alternative to a Dental Implant

Tooth loss caused by untreated decay, treatment-based extraction, or a severe dental trauma can leave you with a poorly functioning mouth. In time, the void left by the missing tooth can even lead to orthodontic complications and dental attrition. To prevent these problems and to restore the full function of... Read more »

FAQs on Teeth Whitening

When the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry asked dental patients what they most want to improve about their smile, the most common answer was teeth whitening. If you are thinking about having your teeth whitened but would like to learn more about it first, here are a few FAQs: Question:... Read more »

The Benefits of a Snap-On Smile®

Are you unhappy with the look of your smile? Do you sometimes wish that you could revolutionize its appearance it without dozens of trips to the dentist or orthodontist? With Snap-On Smile®, you can do just that. Snap-On Smile® is a laid-back, cost-effective and pain-free way to obtain a gorgeous... Read more »

Picking the Right Toothpaste and Toothbrush for Your Kids

Did you know that kids are actually as vulnerable to gum disease as adults are? Have you heard that more and more children are getting cavities? As you might know, brushing your child’s teeth can help you avoid this issue, but would you be surprised to hear that the toothbrush... Read more »

The Basics of Dental Bridges

If you have a missing tooth and you are too old for the tooth fairy to come, Dr. Jamine C. Rogers at Shoals Smile By Design might suggest a dental bridge. Here are some questions and answers about dental bridges: What is a dental bridge? It’s composed of a false... Read more »

All About the American Dental Association

Have you seen an ADA seal of approval on your toothpaste container or another oral care product? Well, ADA stands for American Dental Association. Dr. Jamine Rogers is a member of the ADA. What is that about? Read on. What is the American Dental Association (ADA)? The ADA has over... Read more »

Oral Piercing: The Risks

Have you ever heard anything about oral piercings? In reality, this type of piercing has become a fairly popular trend, but did you know that they come with a number of problems that you should watch for? For instance, the piercing’s jewelry may have small parts that could pose a... Read more »

What You Should Know About Thumbsucking

If you are a parent, you probably know that there are quite a few things you should do to help your little one stay healthy and strong. For example, you could help your child brush their teeth twice a day and help them floss once their teeth start to touch.... Read more »

Restore Your Smile with a CEREC® Same Day Crown Restoration

Are your teeth in need of a serious tooth restoration upgrade? Are you looking to turn your less than stellar smile into a superstar smile? If so, an easy alternative to your natural look can be achieved with our CEREC® one-visit dental crowns restorations!  Dental crowns are placed on top... Read more »

Bad Breath: The Facts

Bad breath can be really embarrassing and can have a huge impact on your self-confidence. Sometimes, you could have bad breath because of the foods you eat, but if you have consistent bad breath, also known as halitosis, there are a few things you should know. Halitosis is often caused... Read more »