Month: May 2015

Can We Straighten Teeth in Six Months?

How long does it take to correct misalignment? In many cases, patients can expect to wear orthodontics for between a year-and-a-half and two years. However, a new treatment option can help patients enjoy a beautiful smile in as little as three to six months. Can we really straighten teeth in six months?

How Do We Restore Missing Teeth?

Whether due to poor oral hygiene or an unfortunate accident, you find yourself missing a permanent tooth. How do we restore missing teeth? At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we can provide a secure and lifelike option for replacing lost teeth. A dental implant can look and act as a natural tooth.

What is General Dentistry?

The best way to maintain good oral health is with general dentistry. What is general dentistry? During routine exams, we can employ advanced technology to identify the warning signs of oral health issues and treat the problem right away. We can also offer treatments to management tooth decay and gum disease.

FAQs About Pediatric Dentistry

We understand that children can make your days rather hectic. Forgetting to bring them to the dentist is a common mistake, but one that can hurt their oral health in the long run. At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we offer pediatric dentistry to improve the health and beauty of little smiles. If you have… Read more »

Why Do We Need Root Canals?

What have you heard about root canals? Over the years, many people have heard inaccurate rumors about this procedure, leading to anxiety or patients avoiding the procedure completely. In reality, this procedure is comparable to a filling placement and can protect the integrity of your tooth. Why do we need root canals?

Live Entertainment in Rochester, MN

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we like to remind our patients about all the fun they can have in the Rochester, MN community. Right now, there are a number of exciting live music performances happening in Rochester. If you want to enjoy live music, look no further than our wonderful community. If you would… Read more »

Fun and History in Rochester, MN

Rochester, MN is a city with a long and interesting history. At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we are proud to be a part of this community. We would also like to let our patients know about the exciting opportunities available to find out more about their city. If you have any questions about improving… Read more »

Why Your Family Dentist Advises Exercising

If you mentally listed the most popular benefits of regular exercise, better dental health might not be among them. Yet, the many health conditions associated with poor physical health, including heart disease, diabetes, and other chronic illnesses, may also be tied to the state of your oral health. Controlling your risks of these and other… Read more »

FAQs: What are Bonded Fillings?

When we develop cavities, restoration is crucial for preventing infection and preserving the tooth. With bonded restorations, we can provide a lifelike solution to dental caries. What are bonded fillings? At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we can use a restoration to help you enjoy a healthy and functional smile.

Quiz: Invisalign for Teens

While teens may be embarrassed about their uneven smiles, few are eager to correct the issue with metal braces. Fortunately, an alternative to traditional braces may be available for your teen. Invisalign employs clear plastic aligners to address misalignment instead of metal brackets and wires. Do all teens qualify for Invisalign?