Month: November 2013

Why You Should Consider White Fillings

If you’ve had to treat a cavity in the past, there’s a good chance you may have received an amalgam, or silver, dental filling, which has been the most popular dental filling choice for over a century. Comprised of a mixture of tin, silver, copper, zinc, and liquid mercury, along with other trace metals, amalgam… Read more »

FAQs About General Dentistry

Be honest: When was the last time you visited the dentist? Maintaining a healthy smile requires regular dental care. As a part of our approach to general dentistry, we offer everything from thorough checkups to oral cancer screenings. Your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, can improve the health and beauty of your smile with general dentistry.

Smile Improvement Quiz

  Do you want a beautiful smile? According to a recent Kelton Research study, people with gorgeous smiles are considered both more attractive and successful. At Calcagno Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry, we provide an array of innovative options for improving the health and appearance of your smile. Your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, discusses some… Read more »

Brighten Your Smile from Home

Over time, dental stains can hinder the beauty of our teeth. In order to improve the appearance of dull smiles, your Rochester MN dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, offers professional teeth whitening. Without our breakthrough system, you can brighten your smile from the comfort of home.

Do You Have a Broken Tooth?

Whether you endured a sports injury or bit down on a peach pit, your teeth can become chipped or broken. Unfortunately, a damaged tooth increases the risk of tooth decay or dental infection. Your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, offers a number of cosmetic and restorative techniques to return your broken tooth to full function… Read more »

Improving Stained Teeth

Do you suffer from unsightly teeth stains? Dental discoloration can dull your smile and erode your confidence. Fortunately, with cosmetic dentistry, you can obtain a brighter, more beautiful smile. Your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, offers our patients professional teeth whitening options.

The Cosmetic Dentistry Quiz

Your smile is one of your most dominant features, and along with your eyes, it can attract someone’s immediate attention during a first impression. Keeping your smile bright and healthy isn’t a difficult task, but unfortunately, cosmetic blemishes can still occur even in the midst of excellent dental hygiene. Luckily, the more you know about… Read more »

Improve Smile Health with General Dentistry

Our teeth are under constant assault. Everything from the foods and drinks we consume to our habits, such as smoking, increase the risk of serious dental problems. In order to help our patients maintain healthy teeth and gums, your Rochester MN dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, offers general dentistry. With general dental care, Dr. Calcagno can… Read more »

Quality Care for the Entire Family

When looking for a dentist, you need a practice that improves the dental health of the entire family. Your Rochester dentist, Dr. Gilly Calcagno, provides care for patients of all ages, including children, teens, and adults with family dentistry. In order to ensure a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums, you and your family should… Read more »

Rochester Family Dentist’s Tips for Cavity Prevention

Depending on the severity of a cavity, effective treatment can range from simple (a dental filling procedure) to extensive (root canal treatment), and sometimes extreme (tooth extraction). Luckily, cavities are preventable as well as highly treatable, and determining your risk factors for tooth decay can better prepare you to protect your teeth. Daily hygiene, namely… Read more »