Can Cosmetic Dentistry Change Your Life?
The goal of cosmetic dentistry is to improve the appearance of teeth that show when you smile and talk. But one of the outcomes is often enjoying a better quality of life. If you’ve ever felt self conscious about your smile, it may be... Read More →
How to Take Care of Porcelain Veneers
Your smile says a lot about your personality, which is why it’s important you know how to care for your porcelain veneers. Our dentists will make sure you understand how to maintain good oral health... Read More →
Is Losing a Crown a Dental Emergency?
It’s much easier to have one dentist for the entire family. Whether you just moved to Grand Rapids, Michigan, or are looking for a new dentist that better fits your needs, you can trust our years of experience. Our family... Read More →
What You Should Know About Dental Crowns
A dental crown restores teeth made fragile by injury and decay. For example, our dentists may recommend a dental crown to restore a cracked tooth. A dental crown covers the entire visible part of your tooth above... Read More →
Your First 30 Days Wearing Dentures
Feeling self-conscious of missing teeth? Our dentists may recommend dentures or other tooth replacement options to restore your smile. We offer quality dentures because we understand how much... Read More →
Pros and Cons of Invisalign® Braces
Aren’t sure if Invisalign® is the right teeth straightening option for your smile? Your first step should be to request a consultation with one of our Invisalign dentists in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Like the name suggests... Read More →
How Long Do You Have to Wear Invisalign®?
Invisalign® are nearly invisible aligners designed to move your teeth little by little into a straighter smile. While many patients appreciate not having metal on their teeth, the effectiveness of Invisalign will depend... Read More →
Can You Get a Dental Crown in One Visit?
Did you know our dentists can plan and place your dental crown in one appointment? Instead of relying on outside labs to make dental crowns, we’re able to create a quality dental crown in our office that’ll last for years... Read More →
Are Same Day Crowns More Expensive?
We understand that our patients are concerned about the cost of dental procedures, which is why our same day crown dentists in Grand Rapids, Michigan want to make sure you have all the facts you need to make an informed... Read More →
What’s the Best Way to Whiten Teeth?
Your smile says a lot about your personality, which is one of the reasons why professional teeth whitening has risen in popularity. More and more of our patients want to know the secret to having a whiter healthier smile. While custom teeth whitening... Read More →
How to Care for Invisalign Clear Aligners
Wish you could straighten teeth without braces? We offer Invisalign®️ as an alternative to metal braces. Like the name suggests, Invisalign are nearly invisible aligners that must be worn over your teeth for 20 to 22 hours a day during orthodontic treatment... Read More →
Do I Need a Crown or a Filling?
Whether you need a crown or a cavity filling will depend on how much healthy tooth structure you have left. Our dentists do everything in their power to preserve your natural tooth structure, which may mean choosing a filling over a dental crown. As you read... Read More →
5 Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums
Want the secret for good oral health? Wish you had healthy teeth and gums? The best way to protect your smile is to adopt good oral hygiene habits, such as seeing your dentist every 6 months for a teeth cleaning. While it may be tempting... Read More →
5 Benefits of CEREC Same Day Crowns
Our same day dentists can place your dental crown in one appointment by using CEREC (Chairside Economical Restoration of Esthetic Ceramics). We’re always looking for the latest technology that will improve... Read More →
What are CEREC Same Day Crowns?
Our dentists use CEREC to place your tooth crown in one appointment. Whether you need to cover a tooth after a root canal or repair a serious fracture, you won’t have to wait weeks... Read More →
What is Cosmetic Dentistry?
The goal of cosmetic dentistry is to improve the appearance of your smile. During your consultation with one of our dentists, we’ll focus on teeth that show when you smile and talk... Read More →
Why Are Teeth Cleaning Visits Important?
When’s the last time you saw the dentist? According to the American Dental Association, you should schedule a teeth cleaning every 6 months to reduce your risk of tooth decay, gum disease, and other issues... Read More →
Why Do We Have Wisdom Teeth?
Don’t ignore wisdom tooth pain. About 85% of Americans will need wisdom tooth extraction sometime during their lives. Wisdom teeth are the third molars that erupt through the gum line between age 17 and 25. If you or your child has wisdom teeth coming in... Read More →
What Happens During a Root Canal?
Never ignore a toothache. If a cavity is deep enough to penetrate the inner chamber of your tooth, you’ll need emergency dental care or risk dental extraction. Our dentists will do everything in their power to save your tooth... Read More →
How Night Guards Prevent Teeth Grinding
Do you often wake up with jaw or tooth pain? If so, you could be grinding and clenching your teeth in your sleep without even being aware of it. This is due to a condition called bruxism. The good news is that our dentists can create a custom night guard... Read More →
5 Reasons to Choose Invisalign over Braces
Wish you could straighten teeth without braces? Ask our dentist if Invisalign is right for you. Like the name suggests, Invisalign are nearly invisible aligners that move your teeth little by little into the perfect smile. If you think you would feel self-conscious with wires and brackets... Read More →
7 Facts about Your Sports Mouth Guard
Do you play a contact sport? If so, you’ll want to ask your dentist about getting a custom mouth guard. A mouth guard protects your teeth and gums from being damaged while playing contact sports. Don’t let your season get interrupted... Read More →
7 Reasons to Ask for Porcelain Veneers
If you have ever felt self-conscious about your smile, you owe it to yourself to ask your cosmetic dentist about porcelain veneers. Veneers are wafer-thin porcelain shells your dentist bonds to the fronts of your teeth so you can smile with confidence. You may be a candidate... Read More →
5 Ways Dental Bridges Improve Oral Health
If you have missing teeth, our Grand Rapids dentists at Renew Family Dental may recommend you get a dental bridge. Over time, the spaces in your smile can cause your other teeth to move toward the open space or even cause jaw deterioration. On a day-to-day basis... Read More →
Wish you could straighten teeth without braces? Our Invisalign dentists at Renew Family Dental can help you achieve your best smile with clear aligners. Like the name suggests, Invisalign are nearly... Read More →
7 Health Benefits of Dental Implants
If you have missing teeth, it’s important that you schedule an appointment with your Grand Rapids dentist at Renew Family Dental as soon as possible. Missing teeth not only affect the appearance of your smile, but increase your risk of cavities... Read More →
What Happens During The Veneers Procedure
If you have ever felt self-conscious about your smile, you owe it to yourself to ask your Grand Rapids dentist at Renew Family Dental about porcelain veneers. Porcelain veneers are wafer-thin slices of porcelain bonded to the fronts... Read More →
Am I a Candidate for Dental Crowns?
Dental crowns are sometimes called “tooth caps” by our patients because they cover the entire visible portion of your tooth above the gum line. If you are unhappy with the appearance of your smile or want to save a tooth, your Grand Rapids dentist may recommend dental crowns... Read More →
5 Tips for Living with Dentures
It can be hard to eat and speak after having multiple teeth extracted, which is why your dentist will recommend partial or complete dentures. Dentures are essentially removable false teeth that can give you your... Read More →