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You Don't Have To Live With Imperfect Teeth: Learn About Your Options Mar 12th, 2019

Imperfect teeth can impact your confidence. Maybe your teeth are dark from years of drinking coffee or tea or maybe they’re crooked or have gaps between them. Sometimes, teeth suffer damage or injury that results in chips or cracks that are unsightly and make you feel embarrassed. Cosmetic imperfections are...

What to Expect When Choosing Invisalign Feb 11th, 2019

Invisalign gives you a way to straighten your teeth and close gaps without the embarrassment of wearing metal braces. Invisalign is also one of Dr. Burley’s cosmetic specialties. Before you come to Burley Cosmetic Dentistry, though, you may want to learn about you can expect when you choose Invisalign to...

Pros And Cons Of Dentures: How To Know If They Are Right For You Jan 3rd, 2019

Missing teeth can create some uncomfortable and unhappy changes in your life. Afterall, who wants to smile when you have missing teeth? Fortunately, you have choices to restore your smile. One of the most common ways is with the help of dentures. Dentures today aren’t the same as your grandparents’...

Brightening Your Smile With Veneers Dec 7th, 2018

Do you yearn for a celebrity-style, bright white smile that’ll dazzle and delight for any occasion? What you might not be aware of is that most celebrities have cheated a little to get that charming Hollywood smile, and have opted for veneers to cover any discoloration or imperfections they were...

10 Great Resolutions to Take Optimum Care of Your Teeth in the New Year Nov 12th, 2018

Whether it’s joining the local gym or working through that stack of books you’ve been meaning to get to, New Year’s resolutions are typically designed to make us feel better about ourselves and improve our overall health and well-being. But most of us don’t really factor our oral health into...

Why Dental Implants are so Popular Oct 26th, 2018

So, you’ve lost a tooth. It doesn’t really matter why. Maybe you were injured. Maybe you struggle with dental or gum disease. Maybe the tooth simply failed. Regardless, you are left with a hole in your mouth. Today, you have the option of dental implants. While they may be a...

When Dentures Are Your Best Option Sep 17th, 2018

Everyone wants a smile full of bright white teeth. But sometimes, that just isn’t possible. The National Institute of Dentistry found that almost 70% of adults had lost at least one tooth by the time they were 44, and almost 25% will have lost all their teeth by the time...

What is Dental Bonding and What Issues Can it Correct? Aug 15th, 2018

A beautiful smile has the power to send a positive message to those around you, conveying confidence, friendliness, or pure joy. But, if you feel less than confident about your smile, you may be less inclined to share it, and that can have a negative impact on your social and...

Your Guide to Handling Common Dental Emergencies Jul 12th, 2018

From a dislodged adult tooth to a broken crown, dental emergencies are common occurrences. Knowing the first steps to take while on your way to see the dentist can mean the difference between saving your tooth or a long haul of dental work.While we enjoy spending time with our patients...

Five Cool Things You Didn’t Know About Invisalign Jun 20th, 2018

Maybe you already know that Invisalign® is the nearly invisible and a gentler alternative to a mouth full of metal braces and brackets. After all, the revolutionary teeth-straightening system has helped millions of teens and adults fix their smiles. But that’s not the only cool thing that makes Invisalign stand...

5 Reasons Veneers May Be Right for You May 2nd, 2018

Maybe you’ve only thought of veneers as a way to remedy stained or damaged teeth. Well, they can do that, and so much more. Dental veneers are thin, tooth-shaped shells made of porcelain or other materials that are bonded directly to the front of your teeth to hide cosmetic problems...

Why You Shouldn't Ignore a Chipped Tooth Apr 25th, 2018

Chipped teeth can happen for a variety of reasons. Maybe you bit down on something hard while you were eating, like a pit or bone, or you ripped open a package with your teeth (by the way, don’t do that!). It could be a result of an accident or trauma...

Are Dental Implants Painful? Mar 21st, 2018

No one likes pain, so it’s natural to be cautious about procedures that seem like they could be painful. But don’t let an unnecessary fear of dental pain keep you from improving the look and overall health of your smile. Dental implants are a permanent way to replace missing or...