Dr. Mark R. Simeone Blog
January 25, 2018
Traditional braces are notorious for the food and drink restrictions that they come with. Because all sorts of things can get stuck in all those brackets and wires, they put you on an involuntary diet. But there is good news! Not all orthodontic treatments require that you quit eating popcorn, taffy, and all the other treats that let you enjoy life. Invisalign from your Coatesville orthodontist allows you to eat and drink almost anything you want while you’re getting your teeth straightened.
January 13, 2018
You might think that braces are the ream of awkward teenagers. After all, there is a stereotype that comes with all the brackets and wires that many people use to straighten their teeth. You might even shy away from asking your orthodontist in Coatesville about braces because you don’t want to feel like you’ve gone back in time to high school. But don’t worry — Invisalign is a great solution for grown-ups who want straighter teeth without becoming a “metal mouth.”
December 28, 2017
You may think you need to visit a specialist when you need something beyond a routine checkup and cleaning, like Invisalign or braces in Coatesville. But that’s not the case when you are a patient of Chester County Dental Arts! Dr. Ronni Bruck provides orthodontic treatment for patients of all ages. — and she’s here to tell you a little bit more about how getting braces is good for your oral AND overall health! Keep reading to find out more.
November 14, 2017
Crooked teeth are no fun. They might make you shy away when your friends bust out their selfie sticks, or you might hold back from showing off your winning personality when you meet people for the first time. Moreover, a misaligned smile is bad for your oral health as well. When your teeth are crooked or crammed together, it’s difficult to clean them well, meaning that you’re at an increased risk for cavities. You have every reason in the world to talk to your dentist about Invisalign in Coatesville! What should you know about these clear braces?
You go to the dentist for a routine checkup and learn that you need a crown or filling, so you give the go ahead for the procedure. You’re expecting to walk away from it with a mouth that feels strong and healthy, but — ouch! After your procedure, you find that the tooth your dentist worked on is in pain. Does that mean your dentist messed up? Well… no. Your dentist probably did everything just right. So why do dental crowns and fillings make teeth sensitive?
October 20, 2017
Every time you watch TV or scroll down your favorite social media network, you see an advertisement for a new and improved toothbrush. Not only do these power tools for your teeth promise better oral health, but they have you questioning whether or not you should chuck your manual toothbrush.
If you’re unsure about which decision to make, your dentist is here to help you in this week’s blog post.
September 19, 2017
A smile is a powerful too! For many, it’s associated with success and youth. Even small stains and discoloration can diminish the appearance of your smile and make you look older than you are. If you feel like your teeth have lost a bit of their former luster, cosmetic dentistry offers many treatment options to restore their beauty. There are also a few steps you can take on your own to protect your teeth and your smile.
September 9, 2017
You may always be on the lookout for the latest and greatest scientific discoveries that can benefit your health and beauty. Coconut oil has been a hot topic in recent years. Some claim that it can aid in weight loss, prevent heart disease, treat urinary tract infections, and even whiten teeth! If you buy into all the hype, coconut oil sounds like a miracle drug. However, it’s important to be cautious. While we won’t speak on this oil’s effects on your overall health, we’re here to put our two cents in on what it can and can’t do for your smile.
September 7, 2017
It’s another beautiful fall day at the park and your kiddos are running around the playground, burning off energy—thank goodness, right? While one is chasing the other around the park in a frantic game of tag in the Autumn leaves, your oldest is playing on the jungle gym. Out of the corner of our eye, you see them slip and fall, slamming their mouth into the unforgiving monkey bars. Would you know what to do in this situation? Your emergency dentist in Thorndale wants you to always be prepared when it comes to dental emergencies. That’s why we’ve put this guide together for you.
August 28, 2017
Do you avoid finally straightening your teeth because you don’t want a mouth full of metal? Dr. Mark A. Simeone understands that—especially if your teen is already facing the challenges high school poses or if you yourself have a polished, mature look in your career. Traditional braces just aren’t the ideal way to straighten your teeth anymore. But don’t fret! Chester County Dental Arts offers a Invisalign in Coatesville. Our practice can fix your misaligned teeth in a non-invasive, practically invisible way.