A Smile Makeover for that Hollywood Smile!

HOW MANY OPTIONS DO I HAVE? You have plenty of options and things to take into consideration when thinking about a smile makeover. Here are a few things to keep in mind when deciding: facial appearance skin tone hair color teeth (color, width, length, shape and tooth display) gum tissue lips Each of these things Read More

Dental Chair Time Machine – A Feature in Living Magazine

Dental Chair Time Machine – A Feature in Living Magazine

The smallest detail can make a world of difference in your appearance. Have your friends ever raved about your new haircut? Ladies, have you ever received a beauty treatment or tried a new makeup that your friends said took years off your face? Sometimes something as simple as a new tie or a new pair Read More

INTRO TO: PROSTHODONTICS

  Prosthodontics is a branch of dentistry that deals with the design, manufacture, and fitting of artificial replacements for teeth and other parts of the mouth. A prosthodontist is an expert in tooth replacement and restoration. If you have missing teeth and it impacts your life (trouble eating, bad smile) then a prosthodontist is who Read More

Keep your smile and have braces – Invisalign Invisible Braces

If you are an adult dealing with a crooked smile, you may be concerned about the way you are perceived if you have bulky metal braces. We understand that you want to feel confident with a beautiful smile without the bulk of braces! Invisalign invisible braces provide straightening treatment while looking your best! Invisalign is Read More

Warning signs of Periodontal Disease

Gum Disease or Periodontal disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. It is caused by plaque (a sticky film of bacteria that forms around your teeth) and is typically painless, so you may be unaware that you even have it! Here are some warning signs that can signal a Read More

Taking Care of your New Dental Implants

Once you have your new dental implants in place, you want to make sure they are taken care of properly. At Advanced Dental Group we want to ensure the care of your implants by offering a few simple suggestions for maintaining your implants. Brush and Floss twice a day – just like your regular teeth, Read More

Man vs. Smile – A Feature in Living Magazine

Man vs. Smile – A Feature in Living Magazine

Men avoid dentists. In fact, compared to women, men are about half as likely to simply attend regular dental checkups. Men are also less likely to follow through with recommended dental treatment and less likely to practice effective home-care habits such as brushing, flossing, or wearing a mouthguard while playing sports. In other words, even Read More

Top 5 Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is one of the most common problems in general dentistry seen among patients.  Advanced Dental Center of Plano, TX encourages good oral health and regular dental checkups help to fight against tooth decay.  The following are five tips to help prevent tooth decay. Fluoride Therapy: It is the delivery of fluoride to the Read More

Crowns to Match Your Existing Teeth

Crowns are a cosmetic restoration used to improve your tooth’s shape or to strengthen a tooth. Crowns are most often used for teeth that are broken, worn, or have portions destroyed by tooth decay. Crowns are “caps” cemented onto an existing tooth which fully cover the portion of your tooth above the gum line. In Read More

Certain foods help to keep your smile bright and healthy!

According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, certain foods naturally cleanse, brighten, and defend against bacteria that can harm your teeth and gums. The following 10 foods were recommended by the academy for a healthy, brighter smile. Pineapples can help whiten teeth.  Pineapples contain an enzyme called bromelain, which acts as a natural stain Read More