Oral Health for Seniors Matters

It’s a known fact that no matter your age your oral health plays a major role in your overall well-being. Just like the needs for an infant differ from a senior citizen so do the needs of our oral health. Oral health for the senior population is an important subject. Carolina Dentistry at the StateLine is proud to provide dental …

Can Dental Bonding Repair Crooked Teeth?

Dental bonding is a cosmetic treatment in which tooth-colored resin material is applied to the tooth surface, and cured with a specialized light. This process “bonds” the material to the tooth, which gives the patient a more beautiful smile. Dental bonding can be used to repair numerous dental issues, including chipped, discolored, and misshapen teeth. Patients with crooked or gapped …

Tooth Fillings – Amalgam vs. Resin Composite

Advances in dental technology has made it possible to achieve tooth restorations that look, feel, and function much like our natural teeth. However, many dentists and patients still rely on traditional silver amalgam fillings to restore teeth that have succumb to decay. In terms of aesthetics, white composite resin is the obvious choice. However, amalgam fillings are typically more durable. …

Repair a Nicotine-Stained Smile with Teeth Whitening

Most people are aware of the significant consequences that cigarettes and other tobacco products can have on their health. One such consequence is poor oral health. Smoking can result in a number of oral health problems, including bad breath, increased buildup of tarter and plaque on the teeth, inflammation of the salivary glands, possible loss of jawbone, and poor wound …