Posts By: John Haag

How Porcelain Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Your smile tells the world who you are. It is the first thing that many people notice, and a beautiful smile can make a terrific first impression. Yet many people have teeth that are healthy but unsightly. Whether yours are misshapen, stained, yellowed, crooked, or any of a long list of cosmetic issues, porcelain veneers… Read more »

Top 5 Signs of Gum Disease

Gum disease, or periodontal disease, is unfortunately common. Roughly 80% of adults have at least a mild form of gum disease, and many are unaware of it. It begins with plaque, a sticky substance comprised of bacteria and food debris that coats the teeth. Prompt removal of plaque is key, as it will soon harden… Read more »

Different Types of Partial Dentures

Partial Dentures: What You Should Know Partial dentures are an option to replace one or more missing teeth. Implants are the most ideal tooth replacement option, but individual implants can be expensive. Pulling healthy teeth to place a full denture is never recommended. Partial dentures allow you to eat normally and restore your smile, but… Read more »

Invisalign vs Braces: What Is Best For You?

For centuries, metal braces were the treatment of choice for straightening teeth. While braces are still extremely popular today, they are no longer the only option. Since 1997, Invisalign has been billed as the “clear alternative.” Both systems work quite well, and most patients are free to choose whichever they like. Your dentist will let… Read more »