STEC Cosmetic & Family Dentistry Blog
January 5, 2018
Losing one’s teeth is a traumatic event. It not only impedes physical function but can also deal a major blow to one’s self-esteem. How exhilarating it is, then, to find a remedy that restores one’s ability to eat the foods that he or she loves, speak clearly and smile with confidence. The most efficient method that has been developed to deliver such results is the dental implant procedure, offering stability, durability and longevity. But like anything else in life, implants can fail. Learn from your dentist what some of the reasons are and how they can be fixed.
December 18, 2017
Just like any doctor, your dentist expects you to keep your mouth healthy with proper preventive care. Along with brushing twice a day, flossing once a day, and seeing your dentist for exams and cleanings every six months, you’ll want to pay attention to your diet. There are many vitamins and minerals you can be taking advantage of to keep your mouth strong.
A proper diet makes all the difference for your oral health, so keeping these points from your cosmetic dentist in mind will keep your oral health in check.
November 14, 2017
Can you believe it’s already the end of the year! Time flies by when you’re busy, right? 2017 has been a very eventful, busy year.
With that being said, your dentist doesn’t want you to forget about one important thing: your oral health! It’s time to make sure you use your dental insurance benefits before you lose them with the beginning of 2018.
If you’re not sure how dental benefits work, your local practice is here to make sure you understand them now, so you can receive the dental care your smile deserves.
October 1, 2017
You wake up each day, stretch, and head over to the bathroom to start your daily routine. We hope brushing your teeth is one of the first things you do (no one likes morning breath), but that’s not all you have to do to optimize your oral health. In fact, there are many people who think they’re cleaning their teeth effectively, but may not be doing it right or practicing the best habits to keep a healthy mouth. Your dentist is here to share a few do’s and don’ts to get and keep your best smile.
September 7, 2017
If you’ve ever needed a dental crown, fixed bridge, or other advanced restoration, you know the process can be uncomfortable, time consuming, and costly. The last thing you want is to replace that dental restoration in just a few years. That’s why it’s so important to make sure you are carefully brushing and flossing around the dental crown repaired tooth and visiting your dentist regularly. Taking care of your dental restoration can extend its lifetime by five or ten years, so take a few extra minutes a day to care for your teeth.
August 5, 2017
If you’ve never had any serious dental problems, you probably don’t have any crowns in your mouth. Therefore, while you can be sure that they aren’t symbols of royalty that your teeth wear, you might not know exactly what they are or what their purpose is. If you ever do need one, knowing what a dental crown in Grand Island is can make you more confident and informed before you head in for your procedure.
July 21, 2017
When you look in the mirror, are you unhappy with the appearance of your teeth? Does a misaligned smile cause you to feel unconfident? If so, you have probably considered seeking orthodontic treatment before, but you do not want metal wires and brackets further adding to your insecurities. At STEC Cosmetic & Family Dentistry, we have the solution you need. Now, you can get the straight, healthy smile you have always wanted without traditional metal braces. With Invisalign in Grand Island, you will align your teeth using the most discreet and sophisticated treatment available.
June 28, 2017
You loved seeing the movie Wonder Woman – Gal Gadot lit up the screen as the personification of your favorite superhero. Her strength and Amazonian combat skills gave you the motivation you needed to get back on track with your own health and fitness. But there was one aspect of the silver screen star you just couldn’t forget – her perfect smile. In your quest for self-improvement, you can obtain the same radiant pearly whites with teeth whitening from your dentist in Grand Island. In this post, learn about our quick, yet effective in-office treatment and our convenient take-home option to lighten your teeth from the team at Stec Cosmetic & Family Dentistry.
May 6, 2017
Is your dull, chipped smile dragging down your morale? It also could be affecting how people perceive your confidence, professional abilities, and friendliness. Why not enhance those teeth and gums with a smile makeover from your cosmetic dentist in Grand Island, Dr. Steven Stec and Dr. C.J. Stec? They specialize in healthy smiles that look good and help people feel their very best.
April 22, 2017
Did you know that 1 in 6 people suffer from dental anxiety? Thankfully, the team at Stec Cosmetic & Family Dentistry – your superior sedation dentist in Grand Island – have the specialized expertise you need to address your fears and keep your smile healthy. In this post, learn about dental anxiety and how we can keep you safe and relaxed while providing the quality dental care you deserve.