Reno Dentists Discuss the Need for Dental Crowns

crowns 3What word would you use to describe your teeth? Odds are you would not pick “fragile.” After all, our teeth are coated in the hardest substance in the entire human body (enamel). However, when teeth are worn down by a variety of factors, they can become somewhat fragile and can even crack or break. When a tooth suffers this kind of structural damage, a dental crown must be placed to strengthen and reinforce the tooth. To learn more about how teeth are worn down and how dental crowns repair them, read the following information from your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans. Continue reading “Reno Dentists Discuss the Need for Dental Crowns”

Reno Dentists: Dentures Have Come a Long Way

dentures renoWhen you think of dentures, do you picture bulky prosthetic teeth floating in a glass? That mental image is a bit outdated. Today’s dentures are more comfortable and functional than ever before. To learn about the exciting changes that dentures have undergone over the years, read the information below from your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans. Continue reading “Reno Dentists: Dentures Have Come a Long Way”

Reno Dentists Solve Your Struggle with Dentures

couple 1Do you struggle with your dentures? Do find that they make speaking difficult and that they always feel as if they are about to slip? If so, it is likely that your dentures do not fit properly. Read below as your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, discuss solutions for wobbly dentures. Continue reading “Reno Dentists Solve Your Struggle with Dentures”

Reno Dentists Discuss Your Restoration with Dental Crowns

man smileA dental crown sits atop a tooth, much like a crown perched atop the head of a king or queen. However, dental crowns are neither symbols of power nor decorative wear. Instead, dental crowns are dental devices designed to strengthen a tooth that has become damaged and cannot withstand the demands of day-to-day functionality. But did you know that there are three types of dental crowns? Your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, discuss the benefits and drawbacks of each type. Continue reading “Reno Dentists Discuss Your Restoration with Dental Crowns”

Reno Dentists: Whiten Your Smile in Under an Hour

white smile reno 2Can you not stand to spend another second looking at yellow teeth in the mirror? If so, the time has come to whiten your teeth. However, if you are thinking about a long and drawn out process that will show minimal results, think again. With one visit teeth whitening from your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, your teeth can be 8-10 shades lighter in less than an hour. Continue reading “Reno Dentists: Whiten Your Smile in Under an Hour”

Reno Dentists: Encourage Your Child to Brush with a Tooth Brushing Chart

boy brushing teeth 1Talking a stubborn child into brushing his or her teeth can be a serious test of patience. Unfortunately, if the child’s stubbornness wins out, so does bacteria. Regular homecare protects teeth by removing bad bacteria from them so that decay does not occur. Therefore, it is very important that your reluctant brusher develop a consistent brushing habit. To help you in this difficult task, your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, have provided you with access to a free tooth brushing chart below. Continue reading “Reno Dentists: Encourage Your Child to Brush with a Tooth Brushing Chart”

Reno Dentists: Is Your Toothache a Warning Sign?

toothache 2Oftentimes, toothaches are nothing more than fleeting sensitivities, but other times, they can be indicative of a serious problem with your oral health. So how do you know when to seek dental care for a toothache? Below, your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, help you determine whether or not your toothache is cause for concern. Continue reading “Reno Dentists: Is Your Toothache a Warning Sign?”

Reno Dentists Challenge You to a Quiz about Teeth Whitening

q mark cardsDo you like the color of your teeth? If you don’t, you may be prone to hiding your smile rather than showing it off. Thankfully, cosmetic dentistry offers teeth whitening treatments that noticeably brighten teeth several shades. Take this quiz from your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, and see what you find out about teeth whitening. Continue reading “Reno Dentists Challenge You to a Quiz about Teeth Whitening”

Reno Dentists Answer Your Teeth Whitening FAQs

white smile Reno 1The color of a smile is one of its defining attributes. If teeth are dull or stained, even the straightest smiles lose some of their charm. But with so many factors working to dull the color of your teeth, it’s nearly impossible to keep them white, which is why so many people are turning to professional teeth whitening. However, most patients like to be informed before they make a decision about any kind of treatment, so your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, are answering your most frequently asked questions about teeth whitening. Continue reading “Reno Dentists Answer Your Teeth Whitening FAQs”

Reno Dentists Discuss Three Types of Dental Crowns

dental crowns renoKeeping teeth free of bacteria is a full-time job, and sometimes even the most consistent of brushers and flossers fall victim to tooth decay. If carried far enough, tooth decay can compromise the structural integrity of a tooth. In cases like these a dental crown can repair the tooth, giving it some added stability. Dental crowns can also repair cracked, chipped, or broken teeth. But did you know that there are three types of dental crowns? Your Reno dentists, Dr. William Wager and Dr. Brian Evans, discuss the three types and their uses below. Continue reading “Reno Dentists Discuss Three Types of Dental Crowns”