Answer Your Questions on Cosmetic Dentistry

How would you rank the condition of your smile? Even if you have optimum oral health, your smile may be in need of a makeover to improve the look or appearance of your smile. This is because nature doesn't always give us an exact look we hope for. Fortunately, there... Read more »

A Biting Surface Cavity on a Premolar Might Require an Inlay Dental Filling

The biting surfaces of your back teeth play an important role in helping to grind and chew the foods you consume. Unfortunately, the deep occlusal textures on these teeth can sometimes trap bacterial deposits with the potential to eventually cause tooth decay. If a cavity does develop on the biting... Read more »

Make Over Your Smile With Dentures

Would dentures be successful in making over your smile? These removable tooth replacement appliances can fill the large or small gaps you have so that you can enjoy a functional smile and easy dental care. If only a few teeth have been lost, we can provide partial dentures tailored to... Read more »

Complete Your New Tooth With a Dental Implant Restoration

Are you missing a tooth or teeth in your smile? If so, Dr. David Umansky and our team know how much missing a tooth can affect your self-confidence. We offer dental implant restorations at Aesthetic Dentistry Associates to complete your tooth replacement procedure. Dental implants can replace all of your... Read more »

Bad Breath 101

Bad breath is a condition that is also called halitosis. It’s often caused by poor oral hygiene, oral infections, unhealthy habits (like smoking tobacco and drinking alcohol), and consuming odorous foods. It can also be caused by health issues, like dry mouth, respiratory tract infections, and systemic diseases. Fortunately, there... Read more »

Tongue Cleaners: More Effective for Cleaning Tongues

If you’d like to have a pinker, cleaner tongue, tongue cleaners may be the method to go for you. Multiple of our patients have asked us if brushing the tongue with a toothbrush is the same as using a tongue scraper. Here’s a crash course we’ve amassed to support you... Read more »

What You Should Know About Water Flossing

Water flossers have been around for a good bit of time, and numerous of our patients use them. Like floss, water flossing is a way of cleaning bacteria from your pearly whites and gums and eradicating wedged leftovers from between your chompers. Here are a few things you should be... Read more »

Tooth Hazards That Can Break or Chip Teeth

With some wary prevention, your chompers can last for years on end. And that doesn’t mean brushing your teeth, either. For greatest oral health, you need to be aware of what hazards can impact your oral health and how you can avoid them. Here are a few things you can... Read more »

It Might Be Possible to Repair an Area of Dental Attrition with a Dental Filling

Dental attrition is a condition that can occur when uncorrected alignment issues allow one of your teeth to wear excessively on another. As this continues to occur the tooth enamel on the vulnerable tooth can wear away leaving it prone to new areas of tooth decay or a significant dental... Read more »

Gingivitis Combat Tips

You deserve a strong and healthy smile. Unfortunately, there are things in this world that can attack your teeth and gums and prevent you from having the smile you deserve. One of those things is gingivitis, which is the first stage of gum disease—a dental issue that is severely dangerous... Read more »