The Importance of Properly Fitted Nightguards

When most people go to sleep, the stress of the day doesn’t simply melt away. That’s because while they are sleeping, they are also clenching their jaw and grinding their teeth. When you grind your teeth, you simply cannot stop this behavior on your own due to its subconscious nature. That’s when you need a nightguard. Get Your Nightguard…

FAQs About Veneers

If you have been considering veneers but want some more information, at Exquisite Smiles we want to equip you with all the knowledge you need to decide if veneers are right for you. So here are some frequently asked questions about veneers and answers to those questions. What is the purpose of veneers? Veneers are…

Looking for a Cosmetic Dentist in South Attleboro, MA?

There are several reasons why people go to the dentist; for cleanings and check-ups, for restorative care like crowns and bridges, and also for cosmetic dentistry. Many people have work done on their teeth because they have to in order to maintain the health of their mouth. But having your smile look a certain way…

How Often Do You Give Your Night Guard A Thorough Cleaning?

If you know you have a problem with teeth grinding, your new best friend will be a nightguard. When you have a night guard, you will have some help alleviating the frustrations and pains you are dealing with as a result of your teeth grinding. Your night guard will see constant use, especially if you…

Could Dental Veneers Be Right for Me?

Do you hesitate to smile because you’re embarrassed by your teeth’s appearance? A cosmetic dentist can help you address your concerns to give you a smile you can feel good about. A common cosmetic dental treatment is dental veneers. What are veneers? How can you determine if veneers might be right for you? What are dental…

What You Need to Know About Dental Implants

Living with a full set of upper or lower dentures (or both)? Maybe you’re tired of the discomfort, maintenance hassle, and speech problems you have endured for years. You may have even suffered progressive jawbone loss to the point where your dentures no longer fit well, and it’s time to take action. For the patient who…

Can Any Dentist Provide My Dental Implant?

With all the online advertising and buzz, many people have come to believe that dental implants are available from any dental practice. There is a general misunderstanding that all dentists are qualified to perform any dental procedure and that the quality is the same. While any licensed dentist can legally perform a dental implant, dentists…

Extend The Longevity Of Your Dental Implants

Oral hygiene is critical for the life span of your dental implants. After you have had surgery, you should make sure you give special attention to your oral hygiene. We want you to remember these tips so you can keep your dental implants for a long time: Brush Your Teeth You should always brush your…

Don’t Let The Bad Stories Steer You Away From Nightguards

You recently found out that you will probably have to wear a nightguard. Many people are not too thrilled about wearing a nightguard, and that is very understandable. You are probably thinking: “Am I really going to need a nightguard?” Changing your current habits and trying something new is not always easy, even if it…

Ask Dr. Phelan: Do Dental Veneers Stain?

Over the years, Dr. Phelan has answered many patient questions about dental veneers. However, one of most frequently asked is, “Do dental veneers stain?” This is understandable. Veneers provide patients with a new, straight, and white smile. A person wants to know how to take care of it and ensure that the outcome is lasting. Veneers…