Swollen Gums?

If Your Gums Are Swollen And Sore, Call Create A Smile, PC - Dr. Ken Moore

If you are a worried Bloomington resident experiencing inflamed gums or an aching tooth, you’re are not alone. About one third of U.S. adults are affected by tooth decay, according to the CDC, and gum disease plagues one in seven people age 35 to 40.1 Don’t ignore these symptoms, call Create A Smile, PC –…

Dental Sealant Q & A

Categories: Dental health
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The team at Create A Smile, PC – Dr. Ken Moore loves to discuss sealants. The team thinks they’re the tops! Q. What are dental sealants? A. Dental sealants are permanent plastic barriers applied to the biting surfaces of teeth. They prevent cavities by filling in the grooves and fissures where food particles are particularly difficult…

Bloomington Wants Silver Screen Smiles

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Bloomington Wants Silver Screen Smiles

With the constant media coverage of celebrities, many Bloomington dental patients are interested in having a smile like the stars. With an experienced dentist and the right smile makeover procedures, anyone can have a smile they want to show off. Many smile makeovers include teeth whitening. Most drugstores sell over-the-counter whitening strips and gels. Create…

Been A While Since You Had Your Teeth Cleaned?

Categories: General dentistry
Bloomington Tooth Whitening

At Create A Smile, PC – Dr. Ken Moore, we provide comprehensive full service dentistry for patients in Bloomington and surrounding communities. Our friendly team of skilled hygienists, dental assistants, and administrative staff help meet and exceed our patients’ expectations. At Create A Smile, PC – Dr. Ken Moore, we understand the value of a…

Tooth Restoration: Dental Implants And Dental Bridges

Categories: Dental implants
Bloomington Dental Implants and Dental Bridges

Tooth replacement has been a highly requested dental procedure at Create A Smile, PC – Dr. Ken Moore. When our patients ask us about tooth restoration, we generally tell them about fixed (or traditional) dental bridges and tooth implants. A dental bridge is an artificial tooth which replaces a missing tooth. The false tooth—called a…

Eruption Charts: Not As Scary As They Sound

Categories: General dentistry
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Today the team at Create A Smile, PC – Dr. Ken Moore in Bloomington  examines eruption charts. An eruption chart is simply a listing of the different types of teeth in the mouth and when, typically, they come out, or ‘erupt’ from the gums. An eruption chart tells you when you can expect baby teeth…

Missing Teeth? 5 Things You Need To Know About Dentures

Categories: Dental implants
implant dentures Bloomington

If you are wearing dentures in Bloomington, you know that they are not the best solution for missing teeth. Denture problems include slipping, gum irritation, and trouble eating. At Create A Smile, PC – Dr. Ken Moore we can help discuss whether you need dentures or if there’s a better option. 1. Dentures are not the…

Dental Veneers: 7 Fast Fixes

Bloomington Affordable Dentistry

Hi! Welcome to the Create A Smile, PC – Dr. Ken Moore dental blog where we take the time to answer dental questions. Today we are focusing on fabulous veneers, which are used extensively in cosmetic dentistry. Dental veneers (also called laminates) are custom made to permanently cover the front part of one or more teeth.…

What Are Those White Spots On My Teeth?

THERE ARE A LOT of things that can leave stains on our teeth, and stains can come in many different colors. You could see yellow stains, brown stains, or even the temporary stain from eating brightly colored candy, but what about when the stain is white? Where do those white spots come from, and is there…

Reinvent Yourself With A Smile Makeover

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Bedford smile makeover

A smile makeover can boost your confidence for an upcoming job interview, promotion or new relationship. The process may include teeth whitening, invisible braces, veneers, dental implants, or gum tissue graft surgery. We want to create the perfect smile for you at Create a Smile, PC, in Bloomington where we create beautiful smiles for our cosmetic dentistry…