Improve your smile at a cosmetic dentist in Los Alamitos, CA

Sometimes improving your day is as simple as putting a smile on your face Of course, if you don’t like the way your teeth look, you may be too self-conscious to open your lips for a full-on smile Dr Blackburn is

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

You’ve already invested in teeth whitening using an at-home method or professionally in the dental office How do you keep your teeth looking that bright? The team at Volterra Dental in Los Alamitos, California, offers six good teeth whitening tips to keep your new

Tips for Taking Care of Your Invisalign® Trays

At Volterra Dental in Los Alamitos, California, we offer our patients the tools they need for beautiful, healthy teeth An increasingly popular option among our extensive suite of services and products is Invisalign® aligners  These nearly invisible dental appliances can

When to Choose Dentures Over Dental Implant

Almost 70% of adults between the ages of 35 and 44 are missing at least one tooth due to trauma, decay, or gum disease And these numbers tend to grow with age When it comes time to consider your options for replacing

Improving the Appearance of Your Teeth with Veneers

Those who are blessed with straight, white teeth only need to flash a grin to give a great first impression, and, as we know, first impressions are important If you want your teeth to speak volumes before you even utter a word,

Dental Bridge or Implant: Which Is Right for You?

Whether you are having a tooth extracted due to damage, have recently lost a tooth, or have been missing a tooth for years, replacing your tooth should be a top priority Having a full set of teeth can allow you to chew

5 Tips to Keep your Teeth Bright After Teeth Whitening

Use a whitening toothpaste Whitening toothpaste helps you maintain those pearly whites after you’ve had your teeth professionally whitened It contains ingredients that remove stains on your enamel and help prevent your teeth from turning yellowish Use baking soda There’s a reason your

Which is Best for Me: Invisalign or Braces?

Treatment options for a straighter smile have come a long way over the years No longer do you have wear a mouth full of metal for several years to get a movie star smile But you may wonder whether you’d be better off with