Monet Aesthetic Dentistry Blog
July 6, 2017
Throughout the dental field, there is an ongoing debate that you may not feel is an important matter to you; however, it does directly affect you as a patient. Over the last several years, two practice models have been in a constant battle as patients try to determine which is best: a privately-owned or corporate dental office? Now, more people are choosing to pay higher prices at boutique practices rather than get cost effective treatment at a larger office. It is a bit confusing and you may not understand the difference. As your dentist in Farmington, we believe that our patients should be well-informed to make educated decisions regarding their dental care. We have the information you need to make the best choice.
June 20, 2017
Did you know that half of all adult Americans have some form of gum disease? Even though this condition is so common, it should be taken seriously. But how does gum disease develop? Is there any hereditary component to this dental malady? In this post, the team at Monet Aesthetic Dentistry teaches you what you need to know. Get the facts you can trust from Dr. Leslie Metzger, your dentist in Farmington.
May 12, 2017
Are you confused about the huge number of toothpaste available today, especially the fluoride ones? Are they truly helpful in fighting tooth decay? Your dentist in Farmington, Dr. Leslie Metzger, makes preventive dentistry the foundation of her dental practice. As such, she often recommends topical fluoride to keep tooth enamel strong, and it’s not just for children. Adults also benefit from this natural and easily applied mineral.
April 27, 2017
All dentists desire to preserve as much natural tooth structure as they can. Dr. Leslie Metzger, your dentist in Farmington at Monet Aesthetic Dentistry, works toward this goal. Preventive, restorative and cosmetic dentistry is her passion. As such, she places beautifully seamless onlays and inlays, as well as porcelain crowns and bridgework, restoring smiles to full function and wonderful aesthetics. Do you know the details on these restorations?
March 30, 2017
Your family’s oral health means more than sparkling tooth enamel. Strong teeth and pink, intact gums form the foundation of your best smile. Regular visits to your dentist in Farmington,
Dr. Leslie M. Metzger, are key to that foundation. This highly qualified dentist takes care of your entire family’s needs under one roof. More than just convenient, family dentistry builds solid doctor-patient relationships that last for years.
February 5, 2017
Living with one or more missing teeth affects every aspect of your life. You may find it difficult to chew and eat the healthy foods you used to enjoy. You may also feel self-conscious about talking or smiling in front of others because of your missing teeth. You probably didn’t realize that it’s also affecting your oral health. The good news is that there are solutions, and Dr. Leslie Metzger can help! Your dentist in Farmington discusses the benefits of a fixed bridge.
December 13, 2016
Dentist in Farmington, Dr. Leslie Metzger, at Monet Aesthetic Dentistry wishes you Happy New Year! During this time of resolutions, resolve to improve your oral and systemic health and your personal appearance, too. You can with the expert help of Dr. Metzger and her array of services which include porcelain veneers and state of the art dental implant restorations in Farmington.
November 17, 2016
What’s the best way to replace a missing tooth? If a patient qualifies, it’s definitely the dental implant. Secure, realistic-looking and functioning naturally, the dental implant from Monet Aesthetic Dentistry in Farmington has a high success rate and is likely the last dental prosthetic a patient will ever need. (more…)
October 6, 2016
The appearance of your smile says a lot about how you feel about yourself. In fact, research proves that there is a direct link between your confidence and the appearance of your teeth. As a result, many feel an unattractive smile causes negative impacts on social and career aspects. With roughly 50 percent of adults concerned about the appearance of their teeth, that is a lot of people walking around with unconfident smiles. While many know cosmetic dentistry is an option, many often believe the services are not right for them. As a cosmetic dentist in Farmington, we are here to tell you that cosmetic dentistry is right for everyone. Not only will you gain a confident smile, but you will also promote your oral health.
September 8, 2016
Millions of people in the United States are missing one or more teeth because of dental decay, gum disease and accident. Relatively quickly, jaw bone and gums recede, and adjacent teeth drift toward the empty tooth socket. For fully edentulous individuals, the toll on self-esteem, nutrition and speech is significant.
So, Dr. Leslie Metzger of Monet Aesthetic Dentistry, frequently advises placement of dental implants or implant-supported dentures. Secured within the jaw bone, dental implants provide aesthetically pleasing and stable tooth replacement. And, they integrate fully with bone for unparalleled longevity.