United Dental Centers of Hammond Blog

What to Do If Your Veneer Fell Off

January 8, 2024

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person whose veneer fell off getting it fixed

Veneers are a fantastic way to improve your smile, covering up chips, cracks, gaps, slight misalignments, and stains. Even though they’re strong, they can still get damaged. If your veneer ever comes loose and you’re not sure what you should do next, these four tips can help protect your smile and handle the situation until you can talk to your dentist.


5 Facts You Should Know Before Getting Veneers

November 3, 2023

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person with veneers smiling

If you are looking to enhance your smile through cosmetic dentistry, porcelain veneers might be the key. Crafted from dental-grade porcelain, these slim shells discreetly envelop the front surface of your teeth, concealing imperfections and elevating the overall appearance of your smile. Despite their popularity, gaining insight into the veneer application process is crucial. So, continue reading to delve into five intriguing facts about veneers.


Are Dental Implants Stronger Than My Natural Teeth?

August 4, 2023

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a dental implant against a green background

Dental implants are the name of the game when it comes to replacing lost teeth. Consisting of durable titanium posts coupled with lifelike replacement teeth, this solution is capable of restoring lost oral functionality and boosting the aesthetics of one’s smile. But in case you’ve forgotten, your enamel is technically the hardest substance in your body—so can dental implants compete with the durability and resilience of your original teeth? Here’s more about this innovative tooth restoration solution and how they’re able to perfectly replace your natural pearly whites—while granting you access to numerous unique benefits!   


How Can Dental Implants Boost My Confidence

June 13, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — udchammond @ 8:58 pm
woman holding model of dental implant while touching her chin and smiling

If you have ever lost a tooth, you probably are acutely aware of the challenges that come with it, like eating or speaking with gaps in your mouth. These hardships can directly impact how you perceive yourself daily as you re-learn basic tasks and have a detrimental influence on how you see yourself. Thankfully, dental implants can restore your smile to its former glory. Keep reading to learn more about how this unique treatment can rebuild your self-confidence!