Blog Archive

Am I a Candidate for Behind-the-Teeth Lingual Braces? Feb 9th, 2020

Getting braces used to be considered primarily a teen rite of passage, but now more and more adults are choosing braces because new treatments are available that require less time and are less obviously visible. No matter your age, it’s important to consider which type of braces suits your lifestyle....

How a Root Canal Can Preserve Your Tooth Jan 9th, 2020

Losing one or more teeth is never ideal. It can impact your smile, your ability to chew properly, and your self-confidence. Most people can ignore some tooth pain, or they may take an over-the-counter painkiller for relief. But if your tooth pain is severe, you should call Dr. Lance Jue,...

What’s a Chairside Crown? Dec 18th, 2019

If your dentist at A Beautiful Smile at Lake Pointe recommends placing a crown over your tooth, you have two options: a traditional crown or a chairside crown (also known as a CEREC crown). This blog will explore the difference between the two options, and why a chairside crown might...

Correct Smile Flaws With Durable, Pain-Free Veneers Nov 1st, 2019

Veneers don't just improve your smile, they provide several health benefits. Veneers are made of thin pieces of either porcelain or composite resin. Their versatile design corrects multiple smile issues quickly and effectively. Not to mention, the procedure is minimally invasive. At A Beautiful Smile at Lake Pointe located in...

Dental Implants: No Other Tooth Replacement Option Functions or Looks More Like Natural Teeth Oct 3rd, 2019

When you think about missing teeth, your initial thoughts are probably about your smile. But, your teeth play a bigger role than that. If you’ve lost one or more of your teeth, Lance Jue, DDS, at A Beautiful Smile at Lake Pointe recommends replacing them with dental implants. Why? Because...

5 Reasons Invisalign Remains So Popular Sep 9th, 2019

Having improved the smiles of more than 6 million patients — including 1.4 million teens — you may wonder why more and more people are choosing Invisalign® over traditional braces to fix their smile flaws. With the Invisalign system, you are given a number of sets of nearly invisible plastic...

Who Needs Temps? We Use Advanced CEREC Technology to Deliver Same-Day Crowns Aug 21st, 2019

Dental crowns are invaluable for covering and strengthening weakened or damaged teeth and restoring smiles. The traditional version also requires multiple office visits for prepping the damaged tooth and then molding, fitting and placing the permanent crown. Dr. Jue is well-known for his expertise using the CEREC® system, which provides...