A Complete Look at All Our Services
At Dallas Dental Concierge, we offer cosmetic dentistry and so much more. Having a great looking smile is wonderful, but having a healthy smile is essential. We know the value of preventative maintenance and oral health care and we can help you along the way. We can also take you to the next level with cosmetic dental options, including porcelain veneers, implant dentistry, teeth whitening, Invisalign, and more. We are happy to answer any questions you may have or to give you a free consultation, so we can advise you on your specific situation. Review our top solutions in the Services menu and see the links below to learn more about our other offerings.
It’s Serious, But Stoppable
Although gum disease is terribly pervasive, it’s also preventable. Conservative estimates report that up to 80% of people unknowingly have some amount of chronic gum disease. What’s worse is that this disease is responsible for up to 70% of adult tooth loss. Part of the problem is that the early signs of gum disease are both silent and serious, requiring a dentist’s trained eye to detect, treat, and arrest the tell-tale gum inflammation and infection. However, once arrested, you can prevent gum disease from recurring…simply by developing healthy hygiene habits.
Several factors contribute to periodontal disease: plaque build-up, heredity, and lifestyle choices. By far the most common and controllable factor is bacterial plaque– the sticky, colorless film produced by normal oral bacteria. Unhindered, they release toxins that break down the natural fibers holding your gums to your teeth, allowing even more bacteria and toxins to invade. Over time, this process can permanently damage or destroy the affected tooth, tooth root, and even the jawbone! Further, plaque deposits quickly harden into calculus or tartar– a rough, porous, gum-irritating substance that brushing will not remove.
Besides poor oral health habits, your poor lifestyle choices can affect your body’s ability to fight infection or increase irritation in the gum tissue area. Poor nutrition, poorly managed stress, leukemia, AIDS, and diabetes all reduce your body’s natural ability to ward off periodontal disease. Smoking and chewing tobacco greatly irritate the gum tissue, setting it up for disease. And finally, some people are simply born with a low resistance to gum disease. All of this explains why we carefully check for the warning signs at every visit: red, swollen, tender, or bleeding gums, gums pulling away from teeth, loose or separating teeth, pus between the gum and tooth, persistent bad breath, bite changes, and/or a change in the fit of partial dentures. These symptoms are overlooked by most people, making regular dental exams even more important.
Is your smile dull, tarnished, and boring? Over time, chemicals in food, beverages, and tobacco can alter the color of your teeth, as can the effects of aging and some medications. Teeth whitening is a safe, effective way to give your smile dazzle and pizzazz!
Teeth whitening is perhaps the most popular cosmetic dental procedure. There are many off-the-shelf teeth whitening options available that are usually limited in effectiveness and require regular use to see the benefit. The teeth whitening options offered by Dallas dentist Dr. Christian provide longer lasting and more effective teeth whitening results.
After a thorough examination of your oral health, Dr. Christian can recommend the best tooth whitening option for brightening your smile. If you’d like the convenience of whitening your teeth at home, we can create customized teeth whitening trays for you. Wear them for an hour a day, and in a week or two you’ll see dramatic results.
We also offer the Zoom! teeth whitening system at our Dallas office. The painless Zoom whitening process can remove the toughest stains and create a spectacular smile in just an hour in-office. With proper brushing and flossing and occasional at-home touch-ups, your teeth can remain pearly white for years after Zoom whitening.
Brighten your smile and brighten your life with Dallas Dental Concierge’s professional teeth whitening therapy. Call our Dallas, Texas office today or fill out our contact form to learn more or to make a teeth whitening appointment.
Strong, beautiful porcelain veneers can transform your smile into a work of art. These thin, semi-translucent shells are bonded to the front of your teeth to close gaps and mask stains, chips, cracks, or other damage. Porcelain veneers resist stains better than natural teeth and with proper care can last for years.
To design your dental veneers, we will evaluate your facial features, symmetry, skin tone, then listen to your goals and expectations. If you see smiles that appeal to you in magazines or websites, bring photos to your appointment so that we can help you identify the aspects that you like and apply them to your new smile. Our digital imaging system allows you to see predicted results of your new smile before committing to porcelain veneer treatment. Once we decide on the design, a ceramic artist will handcraft your porcelain veneers with the finest light-reflecting materials. The permanent dental veneers will be placed in a follow up appointment at our Dallas office, when Dr. Christian transforms your smile and your image in a matter of minutes.
You can have the smile of your dreams with amazing, strong, handcrafted dental veneers. Dallas dentist Dr. Christian can help you understand your options. Call our Dallas, Texas office today or fill out our contact form to learn more about dental veneers or to schedule a porcelain veneers consultation.
Dental Crown Expertise
Do cracked, worn, or decayed teeth make you self-conscious when you smile? Dental crowns fit snugly over damaged teeth to enhance their appearance and restore structural integrity. Beautiful, life-like porcelain crowns can give you a whiter, healthier smile that you’ll be ecstatic to share.
For the most natural-looking smile, we recommend all-ceramic dental crowns. With our precise color-matching system in our Dallas office, we can find the perfect shade of porcelain to blend with your natural teeth color. You will be surprised how much a porcelain crown can look, feel and function like a natural tooth. In areas of intense pressure such as molars, a porcelain crown will not do as well. For these we may suggest porcelain-fused-to-metal dental crowns.
We can design, fit, and place your custom dental crowns in just a couple of appointments. Once a dental crown is placed, you can care for it as you do your natural teeth.
If you have been told that you need a porcelain crown or if you have extensive decay, tooth pain, or damaged teeth, call our Dallas Texas office today or fill out our contact form to schedule a dental crown consultation with Dr. Christian. We will return your smile to complete comfort and beauty.
Laser Dentistry Technology
Dental care has been transformed by dental laser technology, enabling Dr. Christian to perform many treatments more precisely and efficiently than in the past. Laser dentistry also offers a minimally invasive alternative to traditional oral surgery, so patients are more comfortable during and after treatment.
A dental laser generates a highly concentrated beam of light to quickly and accurately locate, cut, or remove specific tissues. Our DIAGNOdent dental laser helps Dr. Christian detect cavities while they are small and more easily treated. With a soft tissue dental laser, Dr. Christian can gently remove bacterial infection from the gums or reshape gums to create a more pleasing smile. Dental lasers are also used to cure bonding materials and activate teeth whitening gel.
If you have questions about dental laser technology, please call our Dallas, Texas office or fill out our contact form. We enjoy treating our patients with 5 star service and laser dentistry helps us enhance your care and comfort.
Under Armour Performance Sports Guards
Sports guard advantages:
PROTECTION: Custom Mouthguard (select your team colors) and Custom UnderArmour Mouthguard
PROTECTION AND PERFORMANCE: UnderArmour Mouthguard and UnderArmour Mouthpiece
Educational for UnderArmour: Improve your performance with AmourBitetm Mouthwear Technology. It increases strength, endurance, speeds up reaction time and reduces athletic stress.
Increased Strength: With improved airlow and less stress from clenching, UA Performance Mouthwear has been proven to increase strength by an average of 17% with the UA Performance Mouthpiece and 12% with the UA Performance Mouthguard.
Increased Endurance: UA Performance Mouthwear enlarges airway openings, resulting in 25% less lactic acid build-up after 30 minutes of intense exercise.
Speeds Reaction Time: Athletes may respond faster when wearing UA Performance Mouthwear. Clinical trials show an improvement in responding to auditory cues and potential improvement in response to visual cues.
Reduces Athletic Stress: Excess cortisol causes stress, fatigue and distraction. UA Performance Mouthwear decreases cortisol production, which means you feel and play better.
Reduces Impact: When the jaw suffers an impact, energy can be transmitted to the head, which can cause consussion. UA Performance Mouthguards have been shown to reduce the G-Force impact of blows to the jaw by up to 20%.
Which sports can benefit?
Full contact: football, ice hockey, lacrosse, boxing, martial arts, wrestling
Limited contact: basketball, soccer, baseball, cycling, gymnastics, inline skating, skiiing, snowboarding, volleyball, softball, firefighters, police, SWAT teams, military
Non contact: golf, running, swimming, weight lifting, yoga, pilates, tennis
How does it work?
Unclench your jaw to become a better athlete. You are “hard-wired” to clench your jaw. When you tain and compete, your natural reaciton is to clench your jaw. It’s part of the “flight or fight” wiring of your brain. Your clenched jaw and teeth compress your temporomandibular joint (TMJ), triggering the release of excess amounts of performance-sapping hormones (like cortisol) that produce stress, fatigue and distraction. UA Performance Mouthwear helps the human body help itself by unlocking the power of the jaw. Patented AmourBite tm Technology prevents your teeth from clenching and pivots your jaw slightly forward to relieve pressure on the TMJ. Thus, decreases the excess negative hormones and the energy draining effects, so the body can now unleash its full potential.
Independent studies conducted at some of the nation’s top universities and research centers have proven the undeniable advantages of UA Performance Mouthwear. UnderArmour Performance Mouthwear has been featured in The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, The Journal of American Dental Associaion, SLAM, Iron Man Magazine, Golf Week, Soccer Reviews.com., PGA Tour Network Radio. For addition information, visit www.bitetech.com.
Additional Services Offered at Dallas Dental Concierge
Reconstructive dentistry—For severely worn or damaged teeth or significant TMJ problems, full-mouth reconstruction creates a smile that is functional, comfortable, and beautiful. We will conduct a comprehensive assessment and design a custom reconstructive dentistry treatment plan for you.
Tooth-colored fillings—White fillings made of durable dental resin are a natural-looking alternative to traditional metal fillings. They are an attractive option for restoring a decayed or previously filled tooth.
Bonding—By bonding custom-matched, enamel-like resin to a tooth’s surface, we can repair chips and cracks, fill gaps, and cover discoloration. Bonding is one of the most conservative ways to restore the appearance of your teeth.
Other services include:
- Checkups and cleanings
- Dental sealants
- Breath treatment
- Snore guards (TAP), night guards (for bruxism), and mouth guards
- Bridges, dentures, and partial dentures
- Onlays and inlays
- Gum recontouring
- Wisdom teeth removal
- Root canals
- Teeth straightening
- Patient education system
Whether you need reconstructive dentistry, teeth straightening, or any of the other dental services we offer, take the next step to having the smile you deserve and the health and confidence it brings. Call Dallas Dental Concierge in Dallas, Texas today or fill in the form on the right for a comprehensive assessment and free smile consultation.