Month: March 2015

Quiz: Receive Clear Braces in Rochester, MN

When you hear “braces” you probably think of metal orthodontics attached to the front of your teeth. What if there was a clear and practically invisible alternative? At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we offer orthodontics that correct misalignment without the use of metal braces. Find out how you can receive clear braces in Rochester,… Read more »

5 Benefits of Six Month Smiles

A perfect smile can be a boost to your self-confidence. In order to address misalignment, we offer a comfortable and esthetically pleasing orthodontic treatment. Six Month Smiles can correct alignment issues and help patients enjoy a healthy smile again. Find out five benefits of Six Month Smiles.

5 Advantages of Dental Implants

When you need to replace one or more missing teeth, you need a lifelike and strong prosthesis. We often recommend dental implants to help return smiles to full function and health. At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we offer replacement teeth that have a number of benefits. Let’s look at five advantages of dental implants.

Quiz: Do You Have an Infected Tooth?

Do you have an infected tooth? A sudden ache or pain in your tooth may be a warning sign of an infected tooth. If you have an abscess or dental infection, then you require immediate treatment. Otherwise, you have a high risk of losing the tooth completely. In order to help our patients maintain healthy… Read more »

Family Fun in Rochester, MN

Looking for fun family events in Rochester, MN? At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we like to remind our patients about upcoming events in the community. With spring officially here, we have a selection of fun family activities for you and your children. We hope you have great time!

What Does a Dental Cleaning Involve?

Sometimes, what seem like the most minor of procedures can actually do the most to protect your smile. When you have your teeth cleaned, you improve the beauty and the overall health of your smile. What does a dental cleaning involve? How often should you have your teeth cleaned?

Hilarity with a Side of Charity

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we like to remind our patients about upcoming events in the community. This month, you can enjoy a comedy show that benefits the Alzheimer’s Association. Enjoy some laughs and support a worthwhile cause in Rochester, MN.

Quiz: How Do You Avoid Gum Disease?

Did know that over 64.7 million people in the United States exhibit the warning signs of periodontal disease? That means half of all adults over the age of 30 suffer from the symptoms of this serious oral health issue. However, few people realize how easily gum disease can be prevented. Wondering how you can avoid… Read more »

A Comfortable Alternative to Braces

One reason many people feel hesitant to wear braces is due to the gum and cheek irritation. However, there is a comfortable alternative to braces that reduces discomfort while remaining practically invisible. With Invisalign, Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry can help correct misalignment and improve the beauty of your smile.

Teeth Whitening or Porcelain Veneers?

We all desire a brighter smile. After all, who wouldn’t enjoy a red carpet quality smile? In order to erase discoloration, you may benefit from two cosmetic treatments: teeth whitening and porcelain veneers. When it comes to teeth whitening vs. porcelain veneers, which procedure offers optimal results?