Dentist Blog

The Truth Behind Celebrity Smiles

How do celebrities get their teeth straight, white and camera ready in the fastest way possible? First, they consult with a cosmetic dentist, like Schroeder Dentistry, about their priorities. Most have strict time schedules so traditional orthodontics (braces) are out of the question. Alignment If alignment issues must be addressed due to crowding, clear aligners…

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Do you have a toothache?

A toothache can be caused by multiple factors affecting the tooth. The most common we see include, but are not limited to: Fractured Tooth A fractured tooth is caused by heavy trauma to the remaining tooth structure from opposing teeth or hard foreign items like food. Usually, the tooth goes thru a series of changes…

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What is an implant denture?

Many patients find traditional dentures uncomfortable and lacking retention. The days and times of small denture teeth and clicking/clacking of dentures is gone now with implant denture options at Schroeder Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Lexington, KY. Implant dentures use implants to anchor the denture securely. The dentures do not move during speaking, chewing or…

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2018 Reader’s Choice Award

Schroeder Cosmetic and Family Dentistry is honored to receive its 11th Herald Leader Readers’ Choice award! Thanks to our generous voters and patients from the Lexington and surrounding areas, we are honored to accept yet another Readers’ Choice Award! Our office focuses on maintaining a comfortable environment that is centered around our patients. Our team…

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What are implant dentures?

What are implant dentures? Dentures that are supported by dental implants are a modern way of restoring the terminal dentition. When teeth are too far decayed/infected to be restored, an implant denture is a wonderful way to get your smile back. Although time goes by and we experience pain and even embarrassment with our smile or…

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What kind of dental crown material is best?

A dental crown can be a wonderful way to restore a damaged tooth. Teeth may be damaged by large fillings with recurrent decay or even fractures. By reshaping the tooth after appropriate anesthesia, a new “cap” or “hat” may be fitted to the tooth. When the final crown is fabricated, it is customary to choose…

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Halloween tips from the Schroeders!

Welcome back to the Schroeder Cosmetic and Family Dentistry Blog with some Halloween tips! As the temperature begins to drop and we see summer wind to a close, it’s important to review a few key elements of proper oral hygiene. From Halloween Candy to holiday treats, it’s easy to forget about healthy habits and we…

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Do I have TMJ?

Hello and welcome back to the Schroeder Cosmetic and Family Dentistry Blog! We love providing the public more dental knowledge and this blog has done exactly that. Today we’ll be discussing the TMJ and risk factors, symptoms and suggested treatments for TMD. “If you want to converse with me, first define your terms.” -Voltaire First, a quick moment of…

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Do I need a filling or root canal?

Do you need a filling or a root canal? We’ll try to answer that question in our latest blog post! Although we love to provide information to our patients, this information is simply to educate the public and in no way negates allowing a professional to make a proper diagnosis and treatment plan. Do you need…

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