We’re getting ready to close the lid on 2017 and, if you’re anything like us, you’re thinking about the resolutions you’ll make in the New Year. Rather than choosing something you’re not sure you will really commit to (like, oh, making it to the gym every day or reading two books a month), choosing something like Invisalign in Lutz can help you enjoy truly lasting results.
November 10, 2017
October 30, 2017
Age 6 is a big year for children. It’s when they start learning how to tie their own shoes, read on their own, and it’s also usually when they start to lose teeth and get their first few visits from the tooth fairy.
September 25, 2017
Last year, a trend involving using activated charcoal to whiten the teeth exploded on the internet. Everyone wants to have a pristinely white smile, and this method is as cost-effective as they come, so what’s not to love? Plenty, according to your dentist in Wesley Chapel. While this DIY treatment might seem harmless, it can actually do quite a bit of damage to your teeth and make you vulnerable to many other serious dental problems. (more…)
September 19, 2017
You’re an adult with crooked teeth—there’s no getting around that fact. Others probably don’t mind or even notice, but you certainly do. You’re always self-conscious about people seeing your teeth, especially when you meet them for the first time, and it’s particularly worrisome at work. You’d love to have them straightened, but the absolute last thing you want to do is attract more attention to your teeth with bulky metal braces. If this sounds remotely familiar, then Invisalign in Wesley Chapel is perfect for you. With this sleek and subtle treatment, you can effectively fix your crooked, crowded, or gapped teeth without having to deal with a mouthful of metal. (more…)
August 31, 2017
Brushing your teeth properly is one of the most important steps to enjoy a smile that lasts for a lifetime. Unfortunately, too many people don’t do a great job when it comes time to clean — or they forget to do it at all. Your dentist in Wesley, Dr. Jay A. Nelson, urges you to brush for two minutes, at least twice a day. But those are just the basics! Keep reading to learn our three not-so-common tips to improve your toothbrushing game.
July 21, 2017
Thanks to modern dental materials and techniques, a restoration such as a dental crown can last for 20 years or more. However, most will eventually need to be replaced. The question is how to tell when that time arrives. Whether you’ve a had a bad crown from the start or simply need to replace one that has aged, Dr. Nelson, your dentist in Wesley Chapel can help. Read on to learn about the signs of a crown that needs replacing and how this procedure happens.
June 20, 2017
You love living in Florida – you moved to the area to take the promotion of your dreams and finally live the beachside life you dreamed of your entire life. You and your family are settling in well – you’re enjoying the sunny weather, the great restaurants, and – of course – the sand between your toes. But there’s one aspect of your new life you haven’t quite figured out yet: your dentist. You want someone who’s qualified, who offers a full range of services for your entire family, and who’s close to your home, too. Who should you see? The team at Nelson Dentistry & Dental Sleep Medicine is your choice for a premier dentist near Wesley Chapel – their office in Lutz is just five minutes away from downtown.
May 12, 2017
Did you that stars like Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Hart, and Kelly Osbourne suffer from dental anxiety? That’s right – these celebs make up part of the 15% of Americans with dental fears and phobias. But, if you have this in common with these famous people, you might also share the same bad habit of avoiding oral healthcare at all costs, which just makes dental issues worse. But luckily for you, you don’t have to be in Hollywood to receive stellar treatment for your dental anxiety, especially since Dr. Jay A. Nelson is a respected expert in sedation as your dentist in Wesley Chapel. In this post, he and the team at Nelson Dentistry and Sleep Medicine teach you about the techniques they use to keep you relaxed while caring for your smile.
April 12, 2017
If you are among the 178 million adults in the United States missing at least one tooth, you have probably considered all your options to replace your missing teeth. Among one of those options are dental implants. More than 500,000 dental implants are placed each year because they are permanent and offer a lifelong solution. However, many are concerned about the cost of dental implants. As an implant dentist in Land O’Lakes, Dr. Jay Nelson understands your concern. When it comes to the price you will pay, there really is no easy answer.
April 2, 2017
You’re finally ready to fill in the gaps in your smile, but dentures, partials, and bridges aren’t the right choice for you when it comes to replacing your missing teeth. You’re interested in the gold-standard of treatment: dental implants. But before you restore your smile, you have questions about how the process for these long-lasting, natural-looking artificial teeth work. In this post, find out more on what you can expect from your superior dentist near Wesley Chapel, Nelson Dentistry and Sleep Medicine.