Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. We truly believe that it is better to prevent an issue than react. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Our Winston Salem Office
... Facilities and Equipment Soft tissue laser procedures CEREC (CAD/CAM dentistry) Oral cancer screenings, Periodontal DNA Testing and Oral HPV Testing Invisalign (Invisible orthodontics) Tooth-colored fillings, crowns and veneers, in-office whitening Universal safety precautions practiced in all cases as well as OSHA compliance...

Our Services
Winston Salem Teeth Whitening, Invisalign, Veneers - Accelerated Orthodontics Regular dental visits are essential to make sure oral health problems — from tooth decay to oral cancer — are detected and treated in a timely manner...

Patient Resources
... Brushing Flossing Fluoride Facts Mouth Rinses Sealants X-Rays Denture Care Emergency Care Prevention Tips for Children Women and Tooth Care Seniors and Oral Health Nutrition and Your Teeth Dental Problems Abscessed Tooth Bad Breath (halitosis) Bulimia Nervosa Canker/Cold Sores Cavities and Tooth Decay Toothaches Diabetes Dry Mouth Fluorosis Gum Disease (Gingivitis) Impacted/Wisdom Teeth Lacerations and Cuts Oral Cancer Plaque Sensitive Teeth Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) Jaw Disorders Treatment Braces (Orthodontia) Sealants Missing Teeth Bridges Crowns Root Canal Therapy Extractions Scaling and Root Planing Flap Surgery Dentures Jaw/TMJ Maxillofacial Surgery Cosmetic Dentistry Cosmetic Dentistry Veneers Teeth Whitening Bleaching Chipped, Cracked, and Worn Teeth Implants Grafts Old and Unsightly Fillings Bonding Excessive or Uneven Gums Ridge Augmentation Invisalign ® Pain Management Overview Managing Pain Anesthesia Air Abrasion Medications Patient Information Your First Dental Visit Dental Emergencies Your Rights as a Patient Product Reviews Oral Health Products Choosing a Toothbrush Types of Floss Water Picks Mouth Rinses Glossary Links Orthodontics Orthodontic Treatment for Adults Orthodontic Appliances Benefits of Treatment All About Braces Orthodontics for Children Malocclusions Orthodontic Surgery What Is Orthodontics...

Matthew Lewis Adult Orthodontics
...You can learn more by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article “Orthodontics for the Older Adult...

Braces: A Rite of Passage Even for Hollywood Kids
...You can learn more by reading the Dear Doctor magazine articles “The Magic of Orthodontics” and “Orthodontics for the Older Adult...

Jaw Surgery may be Necessary to Overcome Some Teeth Misalignments
Orthodontics is a specialty of dentistry dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of misaligned teeth, or malocclusions...

Improve Your Health and Appearance with Orthodontic Treatments
...But apart from improved oral health and proper oral function, one of the most visible benefits of correcting misaligned teeth and jaws with orthodontics is the enhanced appearance and self-confidence that results from a straight, beautiful smile...

Bill Rancic's Smile Helps Close the Deal
...The practice of orthodontics has changed dramatically in the past 20 years and there are now a number of choices available in lieu of traditional metal braces...

Retainers Help you Protect Your Newly Aligned Teeth
Orthodontics can produce an amazing smile transformation...

Braces Have Come a Long Way, Says Vanna White
... So if you're a TV star — or if you'd just like to have a brighter and better smile — it's never too late to get started! If you would like more information about orthodontics, please contact us for a consultation...

Master Illusionist Benefits from the Magic of Orthodontics
...” Orthodontics — the dental subspecialty focused on treating malocclusions (literally “bad bites”) — can indeed make life-changing improvements...

Top Five Cosmetic Procedures
... Orthodontics: Orthodontic treatment is beneficial in giving you the straight, perfect Hollywood smile you desire and also in correcting tooth and bite issues to reduce the chances of tooth decay or other conditions like temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder...

Get Ahead of Bite Problems with Interceptive Orthodontics
...We often can through interceptive orthodontics...

Finding the Right Solution for Your Gummy Smile
...If, on the other hand it’s the teeth’s position and not the jaw causing gum prominence, we may be able to correct it with orthodontics...

NBC Star Delivers a Message about the "Perfect" Smile
...You can read more in the Dear Doctor magazine articles “Beautiful Smiles by Design” and “The Magic of Orthodontics...

Retain Your New Smile After Braces with a Retainer
...If you would like more information on getting a new smile through orthodontics, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation...

3 Ways Orthodontic Techniques Could Prevent a Poor Bite
...Thanks to interceptive orthodontics, we may be able to intervene much earlier and eliminate or reduce the degree of difficulty with treatment...

Your Age Doesn't Have to Keep You from a Straighter Smile
...If you would like more information on adult orthodontics, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation...

Lady Gaga Wasn't "Born This Way?"
...Yet orthodontics isn't just for children—adults can wear braces too! As long as teeth and gums are healthy, there's no upper age limit on orthodontic treatment...

Braces (Orthodontia)
... About Braces Orthodontics is a field of dentistry that deals with corrections involving jaw and teeth alignment...

General Dentistry
...General dentists are highly educated and trained in multiple facets of dentistry, providing a variety of different services for you and your family including: Crowns and bridges Dentures Dental implants Gum disease (Periodontal) treatment Orthodontics Root canal therapy Teeth cleanings Bonding Dental fillings General dentists who do not perform a certain treatment will provide you with a specialist referral...

Glossary
... Orthodontics - A field of dentistry that deals with tooth and jaw alignment...

Office Hours
Monday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday: By appointment
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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