Missing Teeth? 5 Things You Need To Know About Dentures

Categories: Dental implants
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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

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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
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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…

How Clean Is Your Tongue?

“BRUSH YOUR TEETH for two full minutes twice a day and floss your teeth once a day.” You’ve probably lost count of how many times you’ve heard that, but how often have you heard that you should be cleaning your tongue every day too? The Difference A Clean Tongue Makes More bacteria likes to live on…

10 Building Blocks Of Healthy Smiles

IT CAN BE SHOCKING how fast children grow. All that growth requires plenty of good nutrients, and that applies to teeth and gums as well. So what are the most important vitamins and minerals parents should make sure their kids are getting to build those healthy smiles? Calcium You probably saw this one coming, but calcium…

A Teenage Smile Without The Metal

Categories: Clear braces
No One Will Know You Are Wearing Braces In Bloomington

Many  adults want to look younger by straightening their teeth but having a mouthful of  teenager-style metal braces is not exactly what they had in mind. Create a Smile, PC, in Bloomington can help improve your smile with clear braces. If you are not comfortable with your crooked teeth, we can help! There are new, discrete…

You’ll Be Smiling Again With Dental Implants

TOOTH DECAY, ACCIDENTS, and sports-related injuries are a few of the most common causes of tooth loss, but thanks to modern dentistry, we don’t need to live with a gap in our smiles. Among the most effective ways to fill in the gaps are dental implants. Implants Versus False Teeth Dentures (whether partial or full) are…

Watch Out For Hidden Sugar

Categories: Dental health
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Today, the team at Create a Smile, PC, in Bloomington wants to discuss sugar and cavities. Because of cavity risks, low nutritional value, and high-calorie content, many parents want to limit the sugar in their children’s diets. Bubble gum, lollipops, and chocolate bars aren’t the only culprits. But there is also sugar lurking in so-called…

Don’t Take A Vacation From Oral Hygiene!

WITH THE ARRIVAL OF SUMMER comes the season of family vacations and exciting trips to new places. We’re as excited for it as our patients, but before everyone leaves to explore parts unknown, we want to give you a few tips and reminders about taking care of your teeth while you’re away from home. Before…