Whether you are going on a romantic date or walking into an important job interview, your smile is often the first thing that others will notice about you. In fact, according to research commissioned by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, nearly half of all adults think a smile is the most memorable feature of someone when meeting them for the first time. However, if you have cracked, misshapen or stained teeth, you may not feel confident enough to show your smile. Fortunately, modern cosmetic dentistry can often correct minor dental imperfections or even rejuvenate your entire smile with porcelain veneers. Here is everything you need to know about how porcelain veneers in Crown Point can transform your teeth and restore your self-confidence.
Advanced Dental Concepts Blog
October 31, 2018
September 5, 2018
We’ve been working hard for months to prepare our new office in Portage, and it’s finally almost ready! We’re beyond excited about our new location, and we warmly invite you to join us as we celebrate its Grand Opening. Our Open House on September 29th is sure to be a memorable event, so mark your calendar!
July 6, 2018
In most cases, dental insurance won’t cover cosmetic treatments because they only offer patients aesthetic improvements to their smile, rather than necessary treatments to protect their oral health. However, some treatments can be covered under certain plans, according to your cosmetic dentist in Crown Point.
By choosing the right treatment, discussing your options with your dentist, and having your claim forms worded in the right way, your chances of receiving coverage can increase. Here are the treatments you may be able to get covered.
February 7, 2018
According to the American Dental Association, the moment your child’s first tooth erupts is the same moment you should be scheduling an appointment with your dentist. While it’s exciting to be a part of your child’s oral development, you’ll want to learn about the best techniques and procedures to protect them from decay and disease.
Once teeth start erupting, they are prone to experiencing decay, even if they are only baby teeth. To celebrate Children’s Dental Health Month this February, here are some tips and videos to keep in mind.
December 11, 2017
Your missing teeth have been bothering you for years. Not only do they keep you from really smiling whenever you see friends and family or pose for pictures, but they also make every trip to a restaurant a source of anxiety. “Will they have things I can actually eat? Will I even enjoy them? Will people ask why I’m only ordering soup?” So, like many, you go to the internet looking for answers, and you’re quickly introduced to dental implants in Crown Point. Everything you’ve read seems to say they are the best, most natural-looking tooth replacement available today, but you still have questions.
What are dental implants? Are they right for you? At Advanced Dental Concepts, we’re dedicated to helping our patients with missing teeth reclaim their beautiful smiles, and for those who are interested in dental implants, we’re happy to offer them a FREE consultation with our own Dr. Danny Hayes. To learn a little bit more about them before you can come to see us, just keep on reading! (more…)
November 27, 2017
With each passing year, the dental world keeps advancing. So much, it can be amazing to understand the leaps and bounds that have lead us to the modern world of dentistry we have today.
In this week’s blog post, we’re going to discuss the top 10 dental innovations in the past several years with your dentist in Crown Point.
September 29, 2017
Nearly 30 million people are dealing with obstructive sleep apnea in the United States, according to the American Academy of Sleep Sciences. That means a lot of us are going about our days chronically sleepy and irritable — and, according to a new study, that many people are at a higher risk of developing hypertension and diabetes. Young and middle-aged sufferers are at an increased risk.
June 6, 2017
Are you feeling insecure about your incomplete smile? You are not alone. In fact, it is estimated that 178 million adults in the United States are missing at least one tooth. To regain your confidence and to restore your oral functions, you need an effective form of replacement. You could go with a more traditional option, like a dental bridge, or you could choose the most preferred solution with dental implants in Crown Point. At Advanced Dental Concepts, you will regain a complete smile using the only option that closely looks and functions like a natural tooth.
May 6, 2017
Have you ever had a dental emergency–a knocked out tooth, for instance? It’s scary, isn’t it? Did you know what to do? At Advanced Dental Concepts in Crown Point, your emergency dentist says to plan ahead for urgent dental matters with some first aid knowledge and ready to use supplies. Both Dr. Danny Hayes and Dr. Shaun Freeman want your condition stabilized and treated, your pain relieved and your oral health restored. Here’s advice on dealing with the unexpected.
April 14, 2017
Dental checkups and professional cleanings twice a year are an essential piece to your dental care’s puzzle. By visiting our office every six months, your family is able to partner with our friendly Crown Point Family Dentist to prevent oral health issues before they start.
Excellent dental hygiene is just as important at home. Our dental experts understand that our patients live busy lives with many members of their family to care for. We have some tips that can make your dental routines at home not only more effective but fun for the whole family.