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Are Veneers Permanent?

Veneers are an extremely popular procedure done to restore someone’s smile and give them the perfect teeth they have always dreamed of! Veneers can be a bit of a financial investment, so many patients wonder if this investment will pay off in the long run. So, are veneers permanent?

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Dental Implant Timeline: What To Expect

It can take anywhere from 6-12 months to get an implant, depending on your oral health and the specifics of your treatment plan. What happens during this time? In this blog, we’ll take you through the step-by-step process so that you’ll know what to expect.

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Botox at the Dentist: What Are the Benefits?

Whether it’s your first time or you’ve had multiple Botox treatments in the past, getting care from an experienced provider like Dr. Tori Mariusso ensures you’ll get the best results. Are you wondering why you should get Botox treatment from a dentist? Let’s discuss just a few of the reasons.

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Side Effects of Laughing Gas

At Confident Smiles & Implants, we understand that certain dental procedures might give our patients a bit of anxiety, so we want to do everything we can to help them feel comfortable and safe. Laughing gas might be the solution they need, but it is far from the only one, and we always help our patients make an informed decision regarding their dental health.

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5 Myths About Sedation Dentistry

Fear of the dentist is still very real, and some people can even struggle to get through a consultation. However, modern dentistry has a solution to help everyone feel calm and relaxed while in the dentist’s chair: sedation.

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Is A Root Canal Considered To Be A Dental Emergency? Yes – Here’s Why!

If you think your tooth is infected and that you need a root canal in Knoxville, you may be wondering if you should see an emergency dentist. Does a root canal count as a dental emergency?

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Implants vs. Dentures: What's the Difference?

In this blog from Confident Smiles & Implants, we’re exploring how full and partial dentures stack up to dental implants. From aesthetics and functionality to bone loss, cost, and time, we’re giving you all the specs on the leading tooth restoration options in dentistry.

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Healing After Dental Implants: What to Expect

In this blog from Confident Smiles & Implants, we’re going over everything you need to know about the dental implant healing process. To learn more about what to expect after receiving dental implants, what’s normal, what’s not, and how to encourage healing, read on.

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Bleeding After Dental Implants: What’s Normal?

With a success rate of 95% to 98%, dental implants can last for decades. However, complications may arise in some cases and require attention from the dentist. If you see blood in your saliva, it is important to call your dentist as soon as possible.

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