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Teeth Whitening Options: From In-Office Treatments to DIY Kits

Getting whiter, brighter teeth has become an obsession for many people, and the cosmetic dental industry has responded with an impressive array of teeth-whitening products. There are DIY kits you can purchase at your local drugstore or discount market, take-home kits you buy from your dentist, and in-office whitening done by your dentist. There are […]

Porcelain Veneers: A Hollywood Smile Made Possible

We’ve all seen the dazzling, straight smiles flashed by movie stars and wondered how they got those bright, white smiles. The answer for many Hollywood stars is simple – Porcelain Veneers. These thin, custom-made shells are designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve their appearance. They are popular with stars, influencers, and […]

The Role of Holistic Dentistry in Pregnancy: Oral Health for Expectant Mothers

Pregnancy leads to a host of health issues that may be unexpected for new mothers, including oral health issues. High levels of progesterone and estrogen while pregnant can lead to the loosening of the tissues that hold the teeth in place. Gingivitis and periodontal disease are also more likely during pregnancy. Unfortunately, many expectant mothers […]

Start the New Year Right with Holistic Dentistry

As we welcome a new year filled with resolutions and aspirations for a healthier life, it’s crucial not to overlook the significance of holistic dentistry in achieving overall well-being. While conventional dentistry focuses primarily on treating oral issues in isolation, holistic dentistry takes a broader approach. Holistic dentistry offers numerous benefits that positively impact your […]

Get Your Smile Holiday-Ready with Cosmetic Dental Procedures

The holiday season is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect time to invest in yourself and enhance your smile. Whether attending festive gatherings, family reunions, or work events, cosmetic dental procedures can help you achieve that dazzling smile you’ve always dreamed of, boosting your confidence and letting you shine. Kenilworth Dental Associates offers […]

Are Porcelain Veneers Right for Me?

Porcelain veneers are a popular way to correct minor cosmetic flaws in the teeth. They are thin shells of porcelain that fit over the front surface of damaged or stained teeth to improve their appearance and protect them. You may want porcelain veneers because you have small gaps between the teeth, chips, or discolored areas. […]

How Can Dental Nightguards Improve My Health?

Dental nightguards, often called occlusal splints or bite guards, are oral appliances worn while sleeping to protect the teeth and jaws or improve your ability to breathe freely. Several conditions respond well to nightguard therapy, improving your health. Sleep Apnea Sleep apnea is a dangerous condition in which an individual periodically stops breathing throughout the […]

Is It Sleep Apnea or Snoring?

Snoring can be annoying, particularly if your partner snores loudly and keeps you awake. But snoring is sometimes a sign of a more significant problem – sleep apnea. While both can be bothersome, sleep apnea is a serious medical condition that can lead to heart problems, contribute to diabetes, and create dangerous levels of exhaustion.   […]

Tips for Eating with Your Brand New Dentures

If you are missing many of your teeth, dentures are a great way to replace them and restore your smile. However, they do take some getting used to. For the first few weeks, you may feel some discomfort with your new dentures. You may have some soreness while your mouth heals from the tooth extractions, […]

How to Care for Clear Braces

Clear braces are a great way to get beautiful, straight teeth without uncomfortable metal brackets. They’re removable, and almost impossible to detect, making them ideal for adults who wish to improve their smiles. Here is a quick guide to cleaning your Invisalign retainers. Rinse – The first thing you should do after removing your clear […]