Advanced Dental Clinic Blog

The Ins and Outs of Tooth Whitening Sensitivity

April 27, 2024

Filed under: Uncategorized — advancdentclin @ 3:37 pm
Woman grimacing with ice cream cone

Tooth whitening is a popular way for patients to clean discoloration from their pearly whites and achieve a smile that is truly dazzling. Whether you whiten your teeth professionally, take home a whitening kit, or add whitening toothpaste to your hygiene routine, you’re bound to feel more confident and ready to show off your new look.

There are some people, though, that might experience an uncomfortable sensitivity. Air, heat, cold, strong flavors, or even brushing can cause shooting pain, leaving some to wonder, “Why are my teeth so sensitive?” “Could I have prevented this?” “How do I relieve this pain?”

These are all good questions that, fortunately, have answers.


4 Things You Should Know If You Haven’t Seen a Dentist Lately

February 8, 2024

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A woman receiving a dental checkup

Now that it’s February, your schedule for the new year is likely filling out. You may want to restart some good habits while there’s still time to do so. A fine example is to see your dentist more often if you haven’t visited for a while. That said, perhaps you don’t know what to expect from your long-delayed return. Your Catonsville dental practice is happy to give you a heads-up. So, here’s a primer on what you should know if you haven’t seen your dentist lately.


What Makes Someone a Good Candidate for Dental Implants?

December 13, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — advancdentclin @ 11:07 pm
Dental implant

Dental implants are considered the finest form of tooth replacement available because they look and work just like the real thing. They allow patients to replace lost teeth with irremovable, lifelike crowns that only require the same care and hygiene as natural teeth. Many people are interested in receiving dental implants, but a patient must meet certain prerequisites before they can be considered a good candidate for the surgery. Here are a few qualities a patient needs to receive dental implants as well as a few ways they can be achieved.


Wearing White: When to Whiten Your Teeth for Your Big Day

October 13, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — advancdentclin @ 10:52 pm
A bride and groom smiling at each other after teeth whitening treatments

You’ve ordered the flowers, picked the color palette, arranged the DJ, and picked a photographer. Everything seems to be in place for the perfect wedding. But when you look in the mirror, you suddenly realize your teeth are way more yellow than you thought. Teeth whitening treatments can solve the issue, but do you have time? If you want to learn more about teeth whitening treatments and know if you can brighten your smile in time for the big day, continue reading.


How Long Will Invisalign Treatment Take?

August 10, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — advancdentclin @ 10:30 pm
Two clear aligners resting on a person's palm over a light blue background

Want to straighten your teeth without the metal mouth of traditional braces? Invisalign may be right for you! For more than 20 years, Invisalign has been renowned for its discreet appearance, convenient removability, unrivaled comfort, and shorter treatment time. But, how long does treatment actually take? Read on to find out more about the process and some of the factors that may affect the length of your treatment.