When Are Veneers Needed?

If you are unhappy with your unsightly smile, you are not alone. Several people are unhappy with their smile, whether it be because of damage, the color or even the shape of their teeth. The last thing we want here at Rockefeller Cosmetic Dentistry, is for you to be hiding your smile. We utilize the latest dental technologies to ensure efficient results that will have you smiling confidently!

What Is Digital Dentistry?

With technology continuously changing and advancing, dental offices are converting their practices to 3D printing techniques and straying away from traditional dentistry. Digital dentistry is any kind of dental equipment or technology that utilizes any form of computer-based components rather than older electronic or mechanical approaches.

Here at Rockefeller Cosmetic Dentistry,

Take Home Whitening Vs. In-Office Whitening – Which Is Best For Me?

Everyone wants a whiter and brighter smile, and the growing demand has created so many options to whiten your teeth. Between toothpastes, gels, at home kits and in-office whitening, your options are limitless. But the real question is which option is most effective?

When it comes to take home whitening kits there are several factors to take into account when choosing the proper one.

Candid Co. vs. Invisalign

If you’re unhappy about your crooked or misaligned teeth, you have probably done a lot of  research for possible solutions and have realized that there are several options to choose from.  Now with advancements in dental and orthodontic technology you don’t have to worry about the hassle and discomfort of metal braces. Clear aligners offer a convenient choice for patients.

ClearCorrect Vs. Invisalign

Many people want a straighter smile but don’t want the unsightly metal braces and the hassle and discomfort that comes with it. Now, with clear aligner therapy you don’t have to worry about that! Clear aligners are custom made trays that fit your teeth perfectly and are nearly invisible.  

There are several options to choose from when it comes to clear aligners.

Does Drinking From A Straw Really Protect My Teeth?

How can you say no to an ice cold, sugary and bubbly drink on a hot summer’s day? It is quite impossible. However, drinking too many sugary or acidic drinks can be damaging to your tooth enamel. One way to help protect your teeth while enjoying a refreshing beverage is by using drinking straws. Drinking straws actually help protect your teeth in more ways than you might have thought.

TMJ – Temporomandibular Joint

TMJ – Temporomandibular Joint

Have you ever experienced jaw pain or stiffness? You may be suffering from TMJ, short for temporomandibular joint. At times, this joint connecting the jaw bone to the bottom of skull can become misaligned due to a number of factors. This misalignment causes the jaw bone and surrounding muscles to move improperly.