Do You Have Smile Anxiety?

By January 27, 2023 No Comments

Have you ever posed for a group shot, only to show up with a scowl on your face and your lips tightly clenched, rather than a radiant grin?

Anxiety over showing one’s teeth may be to blame for some people. Your dentist has assisted many patients in feeling more confident about their smile by developing individualized treatment regimens. Here are some frequent factors that contribute to smile anxiety, as well as some solutions that may help improve your teeth’s appearance.

Anxiety and Poor Dental Hygiene as Potential Roots of a Smile.

If a person has bad breath, they may shy away from others, slur their remarks, or even stand farther away from a gathering of friends or coworkers. If you suffer from bad breath, there is good news: it is often a straightforward problem to fix once the underlying reason has been identified. Sometimes, the cause might be something as simple as not drinking enough water or as complex as a reaction to a certain medicine.

Unpolished Teeth

Do you avoid smiling for pictures because you are self-conscious about how yellow, black, or discoloured your teeth are? With in-chair teeth whitening, our professional staff makes use of cutting-edge equipment to brighten smiles by a number of shades in just a single visit to the dental clinic.

Absent or broken teeth

When they are missing teeth, particularly front teeth, some individuals make an effort to hide their grins. This is especially the case when the missing tooth is at the front of the mouth. Fortunately, there are many alternative treatment techniques that may assist in revitalizing teeth that are missing. [Citation needed] Depending on the specifics of your case, a dental implant or dental bridge can be the optimal way to address the problem.

Poor Dental Alignment

At any moment in your life, the position of your teeth in their sockets may shift slightly. Even if you’ve had braces at some point in your life, shifting teeth may still lead to crooked or crooked-looking smiles at times. Ask us about the orthodontic solutions we have available, such as transparent aligners!

Are You Prepared to Makeover Your Smile?

Your dentist is there to assist you and lead you through the process of displaying a beautiful smile to the world. Get in touch with the receptionist at Urban Smiles Family Dental as soon as possible to set up an appointment so you can find out more about the individualized treatment options they provide.

Always remember:

Brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes each time…. Floss everyday.
Change your toothbrush when it looks used.
Visit us every six months.
Eat a healthy diet.
Stay hydrated all day long, and don’t smoke.

Make your appointment today with Dr. Rob Andrew and Urban Smiles Family Dental. 780.989.6030

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