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A beautiful smile is a combination of the teeth and gums. Even if your teeth are healthy and white, if they are obscured by excessive or irregular gum tissue, they may not be as attractive as they could be. When gum tissue extends too far down the teeth, making your teeth look small or uneven, this is called a “gummy smile.”
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At Montane Dental Care, the process to have porcelain veneers placed takes 3 appointments. The first appointment is your consultation and wax-up, showing a general picture of what your end results will be like. The second appointment is to actually prepare your teeth and place temporary veneers on. The third appointment is when your final, custom-made veneers will be placed.…Read Full Post
If you are considering dental implants to replace your missing teeth, you have a choice between traditional dental implants and mini dental implants. If you have significant bone loss in your jaw, you may not be a candidate for traditional dental implants unless you first undergo a bone graft. Mini implants can be a great choice for patients with bone loss who do not want…Read Full Post
There are many adults who never got their teeth corrected as children, but now wish they had straighter and healthier teeth. Luckily, you can still get braces as an adult, and the effects will be just as good. Dr. Jorge Montane offers both clear ceramic braces and Six Month Smiles for adults who want to straighten their teeth.
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The best way to replace missing teeth is usually considered to be dental implants. Dental implants are the only type of solution for missing teeth that actually replace the tooth root. The roots of your teeth play a vital role in maintaining jaw structure, and when a tooth root goes missing, it can lead to bone loss and eventually jaw collapse if enough are missing.…Read Full Post
When it comes to your oral health and the appearance of your smile, you want to make sure that you choose the right dentist. Your teeth are an important aspect of your entire appearance, so a dentist who has extensive training in cosmetic dentistry is necessary in order to ensure great results.
General dentists can practice cosmetic dentistry, so you need to do your research in…Read Full Post
People often wonder how long porcelain veneers last. Veneers are not covered by insurance, so naturally people want to make sure that their investment will last for a long time. Luckily, with proper care, porcelain veneers can last for decades, or even a lifetime.
If you are interested in porcelain veneers to improve your smile, please don't hesitate to contact Dr.…Read Full Post
Many people suffer from dental issues that make them embarrassed or self-conscious about their smile. This is where cosmetic dentistry comes in: we can help you get a smile that's both healthy and beautiful. Cosmetic dentistry can correct a wide variety of dental issues, while at the same time making sure your teeth are healthy and functional.
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If you are missing one or more of your teeth, dental implants are generally considered the best way to replace them. This is because dental implants are the only missing tooth treatment that can actually replace the tooth root.
Dr. Jorge Montane has the experience necessary to make sure you are a good implant candidate and to create a dental implant treatment that is durable and natural looking. If you are…Read Full Post
March 6 is National Dentists Day, so in honor of this observance we'd like to talk about how important your oral health is, as well as Dr. Jorge Montane's approach to dentistry. We'd also like to take a moment to recognize our amazing team of dental hygienists, dental assistants, and office staff. Without them, our practice couldn't operate nearly as well as it does.
Fear of the dentist is unfortunately very common among both adults and children. It's understandable; no one likes…Read Full Post