Month: October 2021
There are lots of people out there who feel pain when they sip coffee or eat ice cream, or take a bite out of something hard. If sensitive teeth are a problem for you, talk to us about it at Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla.
In many cases, sensitive teeth respond to something as simple as changing toothpaste. Most major toothpaste brands have a sensitive teeth version of their products. They can be very effective; many patients say they’ve helped within a week or so of use.
At Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla, we continue to achieve fantastic results with our cosmetic dentistry smile makeovers.
There are a lot of folks out there who are not pleased with the appearance of their smiles. Their teeth may have grown a little dull over the years, or there may be gaps between some of them. There may be a chip from a long-ago accident.
The good news is that you don’t have to live with any of these imperfections if you don’t want to. Cosmetic dentistry...Read More
Porcelain veneers are thin shells of medical-grade porcelain or resin. At Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla, one of their uses is to improve the appearance of a smile. They’re like a facelift for your teeth!
Are there aspects of your smile you don’t like? It might be a tooth damaged with a chip or crack; a tooth that is worn down, or stained; it may be a couple of teeth with an unsightly gap between them. Porcelain veneers can transform your smile.
Veneers are custom-fitted to...Read More
At Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla, keeping our patients in excellent dental health is much easier when we have thorough information. In this case, pictures are worth a thousand words.
Pictures, in the form of X-rays, reveal what’s going on below the surface of your teeth and gums. That’s why we like to have complete and up-to-date X-rays.
There are several types of X-rays:Bite-Wing X-rays give us a picture of the upper and lower back teeth. We can see how they touch...Read More