Month: April 2017

Fun Events Taking Place This Weekend

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we like to highlight all the fun and exciting activities taking place in our community. There is so much for you and your family to enjoy. In addition, if you’re interested in heading out with a brighter smile, then talk to us. We have an array of cosmetic dental… Read more »

Do You Have Crooked Or Crowded Teeth?

If you have an uneven smile, which can mean crooked, overlapping, or crowded teeth, then you require orthodontic treatment. You may assume this means metal braces, however, we’re proud to offer an alternative with clear plastic aligners. Find out if Invisalign is right for you.

How Do You Replace Missing Teeth?

Have you lost one or more teeth? In addition to impacting your appearance, tooth loss has been linked to poor nutrition, an older appearance, and other serious complications. Fortunately, we can provide a long lasting option for replacing missing teeth that looks completely natural.

When Do You Prescribe Bonding?

We have a number of cosmetic treatments designed to improve not only the beauty of your smile, but the health and function as well. For example, we often prescribe dental bonding to address a number of different cosmetic concerns. In a single visit, we can transform the appearance of one or more teeth.

Looking For Fun Family Activities?

Each Friday, the Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry blog features a little information on upcoming community events. We’re lucky to live in such a fun and unique community, where there is so much for you and your family to do. We also want to remind you that our office can provide a checkup and cleaning… Read more »

5 Habits Behind Discoloration

Do you have an otherwise beautiful smile marred by yellow or brown stains? Over time, stains can form on our smiles as a result of multiple factors. Many of our habits can lead to discoloration, from the drinks we consume to the way we care for our teeth.

How Are Veneers Made?

Do you wish you had a more beautiful smile? Often, we speak with patients that have the same wish, but discoloration, gaps, and other esthetic issues stand in their way. Instead of using multiple procedures, can often use just one to completely transform the smile. Can anyone wear porcelain veneers? How are veneers made?

What Does An Aching Tooth Mean?

Patients often schedule visits after experiencing serious discomfort. They may come to us asking, “What does an aching tooth mean?” Well, in most cases it suggests the presence of a cavity, which requires treatment to address. Since many children now have Easter baskets filled with sugary candies, toothaches and decay could be in their near… Read more »

Easter Fun In Rochester!

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we like to use our blog to inform patients about improving oral health and about community events. With the Easter weekend upon us, there is a lot of activities for families taking place. Enjoy egg hunts and more this weekend! In addition, be sure to schedule a checkup and… Read more »

How Long Do Implants Last?

Replacing your missing teeth is essential for maintaining a healthy and functional smile. However, many prosthetics require periodic replacement or adjustment. For example, bridges need to be updated every 10 to 15 years, while removable dentures require adjustment or replacement every 5 to 10. But how long do dental implants last? Can they really replace… Read more »