Nearly everyone strives to have a white smile. In fact, according to research published in the National Library of Medicine, 80% of Americans between the ages 18 and 49 wish that they had whiter teeth. While there are plenty of different ways to whiten teeth, not all of them show results in the same amount […]
3 Tips for a Picture-Perfect (or Zoom-Perfect) Smile
As much of the world has transitioned from in-person meetings to Zoom meetings, people have all of a sudden started looking at themselves way more than they ever did before. While video meetings such as Zoom can be a great help in today’s confusing world, it can be uncomfortable staring at yourself day in and […]
Why Are My Teeth Discolored?
When we picture a healthy smile, we all tend to envision bright, white teeth. So as your dentist in Hagerstown, we can certainly understand why it may be concerning if you notice some discoloration in your smile. We’re also here to help by sharing some things that can cause tooth discoloration, as well as how […]
Eat Your Way to a Whiter Smile
One of the most common things dental patients want is to get a whiter smile. Thanks to everyday things like our morning cup of coffee or tea, or the occasional glass of red wine, our teeth are constantly exposed to foods and drinks that can easily cause them to become dull or discolored. However, your […]
The Trouble With Crooked Teeth
Crooked or overcrowded teeth are incredibly common across people of all ages. Some of these people may feel self-conscious about their crooked grin, while others can feel a greater sense of individuality. But either way, your dentist in Hagerstown wants those with crooked teeth to know and understand that there are risks that often go […]
DIY Orthodontics: What You Need to Know
Your dentist in Hagerstown agrees that there is nothing more beautiful than a smile that’s healthy, confident, and straight. These days, there are more and more ways to fix your smile. We thought we’d take some time to address the surge in do-it-yourself or at-home smile straightening. Let’s talk about why it’s not the best […]
Clip-On, DIY Veneers: Are They Worth the Savings?
You can buy almost anything online nowadays, including dental veneers. But are these affordable, clip-on, temporary veneers really worth the cost savings? Join our dental office in Hagerstown as we shed some light on this increasingly popular craze in this week’s blog. What Are DIY Veneers? DIY veneers are dental appliances that someone can temporarily […]
4 Steps to Decide If Cosmetic Dentistry Is Right for You
Are you looking for a Hagerstown dentist who can help you with your cosmetic dentistry needs? We hope you’ll take a minute to read this blog packed full of tips you can use to boost your knowledge about cosmetic dentistry and what kind of treatments are available today. We’ve put together some simple steps you […]
Are You Wasting Money on Whitening Toothpastes?
We all want to have a bright white smile. And to get it, we often turn to the toothpaste aisle at the local grocery store where there are boxes and boxes of toothpastes that claim to whiten teeth. But the one thing you want to know before you buy is if whitening toothpastes actually work. […]
The Effects of the Common Cold on Your Teeth
‘Tis the season of stuffy noses, persistent coughs, and sore throats. It’s officially cold and flu season. And even though the team at our dental office in Hagerstown is committed to keeping our patients and neighbors healthy, there are just some things we can’t fix. The common cold being one of them. But while we […]