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Smile Makeover for Crooked Teeth

Aug 4, 2019 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Smile Makeovers

Cosmetic dentist Steven M. Balloch can perform smile makeover treatment to improve the appearance of crooked teeth for our dental patients.


Discomfort After Invisalign

Jul 5, 2019 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Invisalign Orthodontics Crooked Teeth
Invisalign® is a convenient way to straighten your smile. Let’s discuss discomfort during and after the orthodontic procedure.

Porcelain Veneers Lifespan and Aftercare

Jun 4, 2019 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Porcelain Veneers Cosmetic Dentistry
The lifespan of porcelain veneers is roughly 10 years. With proper aftercare and oral hygiene, they may be able to last even longer.

Smile Makeover vs. Full Mouth Reconstruction

Smile makeover and full mouth reconstruction treatments combine cosmetic and restorative dentistry procedures. Let’s compare and contrast benefits.


Chronic Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) and Dental Damage

May 5, 2019 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Teeth Grinding

Those who suffer from chronic grinding and clenching, a condition known as bruxism, can develop serious dental damage and jaw pain.


Seven Causes of Tooth Discoloration

Apr 2, 2019 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Teeth Whitening

At the practice of Steven M. Balloch, DDS, our team discusses a few common causes of tooth discoloration and explains how to treat it.


Dental Implant Surgery Side Effects: What You Should Know

Mar 6, 2019 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Dental Implants

Are you replacing your missing teeth with dental implants? Dr. Steven M. Balloch discusses common dental implant surgery side effects.


Foods and Drinks to Avoid with Veneers

Oct 15, 2018 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Porcelain Veneers

Dr. Steven M. Balloch discusses foods and drinks to avoid with veneers, so you can keep your smile looking great.


Treatment for Gingivitis

Sep 6, 2018 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Gum Disease

At the practice of Dr. Steven M. Balloch, we offer treatment for gingivitis, which can prevent the condition from progressing into periodontitis.


Dry Mouth and Dental Damage

Jun 14, 2018 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Restorative Dentistry

Dr. Steven M. Balloch discusses dry mouth and dental damage and explains how patients can prevent further problems.