Cosmetic Dentistry Harrisonburg

Benefits of Six Month Smiles®: Fast-Acting Orthodontics

February 5, 2018 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: Orthodontics Crooked Teeth

Six Month Smiles® has many benefits over traditional braces. Let's consider the basics of this faster, less expensive orthodontic treatment option.

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Sinus Lift: Bone Grafting for the Upper Jaw

January 19, 2018 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: Bone Grafting Oral Surgery Dental Implants Sinus Lift

Sinus lift surgery involves grafting bone in order to augment the density of the jaw. The team at Smiles for Life considers how it can help people get dental implants.

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Invisalign® Teen: Invisible Orthodontics for Teenage Patients

January 5, 2018 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: Invisalign Orthodontics Crooked Teeth Family Dentistry

Invisalign® Teen is invisible orthodontics Mae especially for teenage patients. The dentists of Smiles For Life go over the basics of this alternative to traditional metal braces.

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New Year's Eve Champagne and Your Teeth: The Risks

December 22, 2017 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: General Dentistry Cosmetic Dentistry Cosmetic Dentistry

Toasting with champagne on New Year's Eve can affect the health of your teeth. The team at Smiles For Life considers the impact of Prosecco and sparkling wine on your dental wellness.

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Holiday Sweets and Your Teeth

December 11, 2017 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

Learn some ways to protect your smile this holiday season as we discuss holiday sweets and your teeth in this blog post.

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The Dangers of Dental Damage and Tooth Erosion

November 25, 2017 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

Understanding the dangers of dental damage and tooth erosion is important to protecting the smile. Learn more here.

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Dental Problems and Dry Mouth

November 9, 2017 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

Dry mouth is a common condition that can lead to serious dental damage. Find out more as we look at dental problems and dry mouth.

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Smiles for Life and Helping Haitian Angels: Fall 2017

October 26, 2017 — by Riley Hebdon
Tags: Helping Haitian Angels Haiti Dental Clinic

Twice a year, Dr. McIntyre, Becky, and other members of our staff travel to Haiti to provide free dental care to the children and community members of the Kay Anj Village. This trip, just like every one before, left a special impression on their hearts.

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The Porcelain Veneer Placement Process

October 25, 2017 — by Joe McIntyre, DDS
Tags: Porcelain Veneers Cosmetic Dentistry

Discover what is involved in the placement of both traditional porcelain veneers and minimum-prep porcelain veneers.

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Can Invisalign® Alleviate TMJ Pain?

October 12, 2017 — by Dr. Dan Whiting
Tags: Invisalign Tmj Disorder

Invisalign® treatment at Smiles for Life can straighten crooked teeth and relieve TMJ pain associated with malocclusion problems.

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