Waterford Dental Group Blog

How Do Dental Implants Preserve My Appearance?

April 16, 2024

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Dentist touching one hand to her jaw while holding a model dental implant in the other

A startling fact many people are unaware of is that when you lose teeth, your jawbone begins to deteriorate. Your body reabsorbs bone mass that’s no longer needed to support your smile, and in time, this can impact everything from your dental health to your facial structure. Fortunately, your dentist can rebuild your grin with dental implants to mitigate possible damage.

It’s natural to worry about how your appearance will be impacted if you’ve lost one or more pearly whites. Continue reading to learn about 3 changes that can occur and how dental implants can help!


Fixing Flaws: 3 Ways Cosmetic Dentistry Can Enhance Your Smile

April 10, 2024

Filed under: Uncategorized — waterforddg @ 2:50 pm
Woman with brown curly hair in pink shirt in dentist's chair smiling

Did you know that people with dental problems are more likely to report feelings of depression and anxiety and are less likely to want to socially engage with others? Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, so if yours is riddled with imperfections, it’s natural to worry about how others will perceive you. Thankfully, your dentist can help enhance your appearance with various cosmetic services to boost your confidence. Continue reading to learn about 3 common issues and how your provider can address them!