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The Benefits of Laser Dentistry Jul 1st, 2022

You’ve undoubtedly heard of the use of lasers for medical and aesthetic procedures, but did you know that lasers have also advanced the field of dentistry? While it’s still not widespread, laser dentistry techniques are changing how dentists perform routine and specialized treatments while greatly improving patient comfort and healing. At Greenwich Dentistry,...

Knocked Out Your Tooth? Take These Steps Immediately Jun 5th, 2022

Losing baby teeth happens to everyone. But, when it happens to a permanent or "adult" tooth, you have a dental emergency on your hands. Teeth are strong, and they’re anchored securely in your jaw. Even so, approximately five million teeth in kids and adults are knocked out every year. Speaking of children...

7 Ways Veneers Can Enhance Your Smile May 4th, 2022

Few people inherit perfect smiles. Furthermore, daily life often throws curves that stain and damage your teeth. It’s good to know that there are plenty of cosmetic dentistry treatments that help you achieve the smile you want.  Dental veneers are more than a simple cosmetic enhancement to brighten your smile....

5 Things That May Be Staining Your Teeth Apr 11th, 2022

Your permanent teeth were created to last your lifetime. While they may have started out as pearly whites, the years can take their toll on your teeth in the form of stains and discoloration.  Dental stains and discolored teeth may not be a health hazard, but they can have a...

6 Problems Invisalign Corrects Mar 14th, 2022

If you think braces are the only way to repair your orthodontic issues, think again. Invisalign® aligners are an alternative therapy for many of the same bite difficulties, giving you a beautiful, straight smile you feel confident to flaunt. Invisalign aligners are nearly undetectable, even from up close. They're also comfortable...

Are You Making These Common Brushing Mistakes? Feb 7th, 2022

It’s not enough to brush for the prescribed number of minutes per day. You have to brush properly, with an eye to getting all particles of food out of your mouth, for brushing to have the desired effect. At Greenwich Dentistry in Greenwich, Connecticut, dentists Drs. Mark and Sean Sutton...

Understanding the Stages of Gum Disease Jan 11th, 2022

You’ve heard of gum disease, and you may have even heard the terms gingivitis and periodontitis. But do you really know what they all mean? Unfortunately, ignoring a visit to the dentist is exactly the wrong move! At Greenwich Dentistry, located in Cos Cob, Connecticut, we understand that visiting the...

Top Dental Technology and How It Helps Optimize Your Dental Health Dec 13th, 2021

Your teeth are far more than the things you use to smile and chew food. Without your teeth, you can’t speak as clearly, and your mouth takes on a different shape, which directly affects how people interact with you.  And not taking care of your teeth means running the risk...

Is an Implant Better Than a Bridge? Nov 15th, 2021

When you lose one or more teeth due to an accident or an extraction, your first order of business is to replace them as soon as possible. The health of your jaw, your other teeth, and the function of your bite, all depend on a full set of teeth, helping...

Dental Veneers Can Correct Countless Smile Flaws Oct 5th, 2021

Have you always wanted a gorgeous smile that lights up a room? Dental veneers can transform your smile and boost your self-confidence by correcting several cosmetic issues, including crooked or discolored teeth. Veneers also can fill in gaps and protect your teeth from decay or infection. Veneers can provide the...

Help! My Teeth are Yellow Sep 15th, 2021

Perfect smiles fill the pages of magazines and the pages of social media, earning admiration from people all over. Perfect teeth aren’t a guarantee for anyone, but you can give your smile an excellent boost with our Zoom teeth whitening system, crowns, or veneers. With so many options, it might...

Why Crowns Are an Effective Solution To Restore Damaged Teeth Aug 26th, 2021

Not all crowns are worn on your head - there’s a crown that goes in your mouth. If you’ve had an accident that resulted in a damaged tooth, or if you’re experiencing tooth decay, a dental crown could be the solution for you. Dental crowns are a solution that protects...

What To Look For When Choosing Your Family Dentist Jul 26th, 2021

Every family is different, but every family needs to prioritize quality dental care. The best dental care for you is a practice with all of the requisites for general dentistry, plus any additional certifications that a dentist may have. Some dental practices, for example, may offer services that are focused...

Is InvisalignⓇ a Good Teeth Straightening Option For Me? Jun 24th, 2021

Everyone wants a dazzling, white smile of perfectly straight teeth, but not everyone wants to be bothered with braces. For all of their benefits, braces can be uncomfortable, and make you feel self-conscious while you’re wearing them. Your best option might be traditional braces if your dentist decides that you...

5 Smile Flaws Easily Remedied by Veneers May 13th, 2021

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. If you have teeth that are discolored, gapped, or not properly aligned, you may be more likely to hide your smile. At Greenwich Dentistry, experienced dentists Sean Sutton, DDS, and Mark Sutton, DDS, offer veneers, which can correct...