• Tips for Choosing Your Cosmetic Dentist

    By umcadmin
    In June 28, 2014
    Undergoing cosmetic dentistry is a big decision especially if it involves altering the overall look and function of your teeth and gums. Your oral function and aesthetics affect your daily life in major ways so you have to make sure that your number one partner in this endeavor—your cosmetic...
  • Dental Crowns: Who needs them?

    By umcadmin
    In June 1, 2014
     A dental crown, also sometimes known as dental cap, is a type of cosmetic dentistry fix wherein the remaining part of a broken or decayed tooth is covered. This is done for aesthetic purposes, and to restore the size, shape and functionality of the tooth. Dental crowns are also...
  • Do You Need Braces?

    By umcadmin
    In May 20, 2014
    Do you need braces? Dental braces, or orthodontic braces, are used by orthodontists to correct and fix teeth imperfections particularly misaligned and crooked teeth. Braces are also used to improve dental bite—which is essentially the “relationship” of the teeth between the upper and lower jaws. In the US, according...
  • Understanding Face Lifts

    By umcadmin
    In May 5, 2014
    For men and women who are bothered by the facial marks of aging, undergoing rhytidectomy is a feasible option. More commonly known as face lift, it is a surgical procedure that can help improve the visible signs of aging in the face and neck specifically sagging, deep creases below...
  • Dental Surgery 101: Root Canal

    By umcadmin
    In April 26, 2014
    Dental Surgery 101: Root Canal Root canal is a common dental procedure for people who have badly infected tooth pulp. During a root canal, the infected pulp is removed, and the pulp chamber is filled and sealed to prevent bacteria from entering and spreading. This procedure is covered by...