Imagine Smiles Blog
March 1, 2021
For many, preparing for a trip can be stressful. Remembering to pack the right amount of clothing, packing the right toiletries and making sure to grab your hair products can be tough. But when you have the additional responsibility of an orthodontic treatment, it is definitely smart to keep your dental care items at the top of your list. Here are 4 easy ways to help keep your progress on track while traveling with Invisalign.(more…)
January 3, 2021
Do you long to have a completely restored, fully functional smile again? If so, dental implants in Blaine can leave a lasting impression when it comes to your physical appearance, oral health, and mental wellbeing. Considered to be a superior form of tooth replacement for individuals with one or more missing teeth, read on to learn more about these unique restorative solutions and how they can make a significant difference in the way you feel about yourself and the future of your smile.(more…)
November 14, 2020
If you need a crown, you might expect to need multiple appointments with your dentist to receive your permanent restoration. In the past, the process of getting a crown required more than one visit; however, you can get the restoration you need in just one day using state-of-the-art technology. From start-to-finish, you can receive a high-quality CEREC crown in Blaine during your lunch break.
October 9, 2020
Same-day dental crowns in Blaine are quickly becoming a popular option for individuals with broken and weakened teeth. Unlike traditional restorations that require patients to wait weeks to receive their final crown, these newer, more advanced solutions produce custom-made prosthetics in just one appointment. But that’s not the only benefit they offer. Read on to discover a few more interesting facts that can help you decide if this restorative treatment is right for you.
September 2, 2020
Over the last decade or so, children’s health has become a popular topic of discussion in America. However, this dialogue has mainly been focused on reducing kids’ caloric intake. Very few people are talking about how various foods affect children’s teeth. In fact, some foods that are marketed as healthy may actually contribute to cavities! Let’s look at how school lunches may affect your little one’s pearly whites.
July 8, 2020
You know what they say, “There is always a reason to smile; you just have to find it!” While smiling is known for boosting your mental health and feelings of positivity, it can do more than just that. In fact, decades of research have compiled an extensive list of the benefits of smiling. Read on for five surprising powers of a smile and how porcelain veneers in Blaine can give you a reason to flash your pearly whites every day!
June 17, 2020
Summer is finally here, which means it’s time to enjoy your favorite warm-weather activities, backyard barbeque snacks, and seasonal pastimes. Unfortunately, if you don’t take a few extra precautions, your fun in the sun could be cut short by a toothache or trip to your emergency dentist. Here are five common summer activities that could damage your teeth and what your Blaine dentist recommends you do to protect your smile.
May 18, 2020
The best way to protect yourself and others from COVID-19 is to practice social distancing. Thankfully, your Blaine dentist is still treating dental emergencies if you find yourself in need of immediate dental care. However, it may be safer for you to treat some situations at home without increasing your risk of exposure to the coronavirus. Read on to find out which dental symptoms you can manage in quarantine and which ones need urgent professional attention.
April 20, 2020
Out of concern for the health and safety of both patients and dental team members, many dental offices are temporarily closed. In some areas, local law has even required that dental offices suspend their normal operations. While that is certainly an excellent precaution for supporting social distancing and fighting the spread of COVID-19, it may leave you wondering how you can maintain a healthy mouth until you are able to see your dentist again. Use these tips on oral hygiene during COVID-19 to protect your smile.
March 23, 2020
With all the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic, the last thing you want to deal with is a dental emergency. Although your dentist is still open to treating these situations, you’ll want to avoid all that panic and confusion if you can. To help prevent needing an emergency dentist, we’ve written this guide on what to eat to avoid dental emergencies.