Repairing a Chipped Tooth

Finding a broken piece of your own tooth inside your mouth while eating can be a strange and unpleasant experience. It can feel even worse if you’ve experienced an accident that caused your tooth to chip or break. While tooth enamel is incredibly tough, its not invincible. Broken and chipped teeth can occur due to…

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Teeth Whitening 101: Bleachorexia

Bleachorexia In America, teeth whitening has taken an ironic turn over the past decade. In a desperate attempt to have the whitest teeth possible, many people attempt to mimic award-winning celebrity smiles by bleaching their teeth to oblivion. Your Boise dentist refers to this teeth whitening craze as “bleachorexia”. “Bleach junkies” are patients that abuse…

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Boise Dental Confessions: Your Boise Dentist Knows When You’re Not Brushing Or Flossing Your Teeth Correctly…

Imagine yourself waking up the morning of your Boise teeth cleaning appointment. *Gasp* Suddenly you realize you haven’t brushed your teeth since yesterday morning, and to make matters worse you haven’t had your teeth flossed since your last appointment over six months ago! You run to the bathroom to brush and floss your teeth before…

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The Best Smile Restoration Process

A best smile restoration can run between subtle corrections of one or two teeth, to a full mouth reconstruction. At Summit Dental, cosmetic dentistry is the comprehensive approach to the best smile restoration process. As with any dental restoration treatment, your Boise dentist will utilize the following four-step approach with a special emphasis on diagnosis…

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