July 30, 2018
Many patients want to brighten their smiles, and they devote nearly countless hours and dollars to using over the counter teeth whitening options. Unfortunately, unless you understand the underlying causes of your tooth staining, you may not be using the most effective smile brightening products. This is where a professional cosmetic dentist comes into play. When you partner with a cosmetic dentist, you will get the care you need to predictably achieve a smile up to ten shades brighter. In this post, we’ll review some of the most common causes of tooth staining, and how a cosmetic dentist can help you brighten your smile with professional teeth whitening and other treatment options to address your unique dental staining.
March 3, 2018
At different ages, we all need specific healthcare. Senior patients have a different set of needs than kids or younger adults. Many patients don’t know that they need to change the way they take care of their smiles as they age, but a good dentist should partner with you to maintain good in-office and at-home dental care routines to ensure you keep a healthy, beautiful smile for a lifetime. In this post, we’ll discuss the effects of aging on your oral health and how you and your dentist can work together to improve the lifetime health of your smile during dental checkups and by optimizing at-home oral hygiene routines.
July 30, 2016
Your teeth become discolored with steady exposure to highly-pigmented foods and beverages and habits like smoking or poor dental hygiene. But you can rejuvenate the appearance of your smile with Zoom teeth whitening in Framingham. It’s a fast, effective in-office treatment that reveals teeth up to eight shades brighter in just one visit to the dentist’s office. Dr. Gaitsgory provides Zoom! Whitening at Framingham Premier Dental.
May 25, 2016
Nothing ages a person like a dingy, discolored smile. But the reality is there’s really no way to prevent teeth from darkening with time. Fortunately, you can reverse the signs of age on your smile with professional teeth whitening in 01702. But why do your teeth get so stained in the first place? And why choose professional teeth whitening, when there are so many over-the-counter options available? Dr. Marianna Gaitsgory has your answers today.
September 3, 2015
Think about what goes on in your mind when you stumble upon someone with a white, bright smile. Are you immediately jealous of the shine it has? Does it make it easier to talk with this person? The truth is, a white smile can be beneficial for everyone. It not only has amazing effects on your smile, but your personal and business relationships, too. Do you think a person wants to have a lengthy conversation with someone who has a less-than-ideal smile or breath that could knock over a cow? Of course not. Having a beautiful smile can affect many parts of your life that you never thought possible. Your teeth are one of the first traits a person notices about you, so it’s imperative that they look and feel beautiful with our cosmetic dentistry services.
When you come into our Framingham, MA office for a visit, you’ll discover that our staff is more than willing to help you get the smile of your life. We don’t want you suffering from embarrassment or turning into a hermit with over-the-top introvert qualities. Your smile is something you should take seriously – we do, anyway. If your smile could use some work, we’d be happy to help get it to where you want it to be. Dr. Gaitsgory is the dentist Framingham residents can trust to get their teeth sparkling.
July 9, 2015
For nearly 20 years, Invisalign clear braces have been the trusted brand for discreet tooth alignment. Whether you’re an adult who can finally afford bite correction or a young person who doesn’t want the embarrassment of metal braces, Invisalign can help you straighten your teeth without impacting your confidence. In Framingham, MA, Dr. Marianna Gaitsgory of Framingham Premier Dental provides outstanding Invisalign treatment to invisibly perfect your smile.
Invisalign vs Traditional Alignment
Traditional braces use tension between your teeth to shift your bite into alignment. Using a system of brackets and wires, the teeth are slowly shifted overtime. This method works fairly well for adolescents and teens because their teeth are still developing and shifting. The older you are the more your teeth fuse with your jawbone, and become more difficult to move. Adults who choose to have traditional braces often experience a great deal more pain than young adults because of the added pressure are their teeth. Additionally, there’s the embarrassment factor. You may not be in high school anymore, but it’s still difficult for people to take you seriously when you’re smiling with a mouth full of metal. At Framingham Premier Dental, we think you should be able to keep your confidence while you perfect your smile.
Invisalign has been the clear choice in discreet dental alignment for nearly 20 years. Unlike traditional braces, Invisalign can help reduce the pain associated with adult dental alignment, are not as noticeable as traditional braces, and have a less significant impact on your lifestyle. Invisalign straightens your bite using a series clear, plastic alignment trays. The trays are worn for about two weeks, and they exert pressure on the teeth to gently shift them into places. Because Invisalign doesn’t rely on resistance from surrounding teeth to pull a tooth into alignment, patients often experience less pain. Because the trays are clear and removable, it’s easy to straighten your smile without attracting unwanted attention. On most days, your trays are hardly noticeable, but if you are taking photos or have an important event, you can take your alignment trays out for increased discretion. Finally, Invisalign alignment plans usually take about a year, and require less than half the number of dental office visits that regular braces do. This means you don’t have to take as much time out of your schedule to achieve a beautiful smile.
State-of-the-Art Cosmetic Dentist, Framingham
At Framingham Premier Dental, Invisalign just got even better. We use 3D imaging technology to create higher definition images of your current bite, and the ability to plan every step of your alignment from a computer screen right at your chairside. You are involved in every step of the process, and this improved technology makes your aligners extremely precise and further reduces the number of dental visits you’ll need during treatment.
Contact Your Invisalign Dentist, Framingham, MA
12 months, half the dental visits, and no one besides you and your dentist has to know about it. So, what are you waiting for? Call our Framingham, MA office to schedule an Invisalign consultation to find out more about how we can perfect your smile without impacting your life. Our state-of-the-art general and cosmetic dentistry facility welcomes patients from Natick, Sudbury, Ashland, Southborough, Westborough, Marlborough, Hopkinton, Holliston, Sherborn, and the surrounding communities.
May 20, 2015
Dissatisfied with the way your teeth look? Your cosmetic dentist can provide the healthy, refreshed smile you have always wanted. From Invisalign to porcelain veneers to teeth whitening, explore the many ways to change your teeth for the better.
If you could change one thing about your looks, what would it be? For many individuals, the answer is their smiles. After all, a smile can be the first thing others notice about your personal appearance.
April 6, 2015
We all dream of having a bright, glowing smile that we can show off to friends, co-workers, and family. Smiles are the very first thing others notice about you, and a complete smile can impact the personal and professional aspects of your life. Unfortunately, tooth decay, mouth injuries, or facial trauma can damage teeth, chipping or fracturing them. So, how can you show off your smile comfortably with damaged teeth? Framingham Premier Dental, the forerunners of cosmetic dentistry, offers strong, natural-looking porcelain veneers to fix imperfect teeth.
Correct Teeth Imperfections
The cosmetic dentistry offered by Dr. Marianna Gaitsgory, a friendly practitioner with years of experience, and her team of dental experts, is designed to restore your smile to prominence. If you have a cracked, broken, or fractured tooth, we can examine the problem area and place durable porcelain veneers on the damaged area. Veneers are designed to fix damaged, misshapen, or discolored teeth, so they can provide function for your personal needs. Regardless of your situation, our team can place porcelain veneers on your flawed area and provide you with a smile you will be proud to show off to the world.
Easy Treatment for a Better Smile
When you arrive for your initial checkup, we will perform an oral examination and look at your teeth and problem areas. We will discuss if you need veneers and proceed with the next steps. Veneers are customized for your personal needs, so we will prepare your mouth and teeth for the procedure. We may need to remove a small amount of tooth enamel to make room for the veneers. Our experts will craft the porcelain veneers in our special laboratory, and within a week, we will have you come in so we can begin the bonding process. These thin pieces will be cemented to your teeth, correcting any flaws. We will polish the veneers and make sure they fit properly on your teeth.
Achieve the Smile of Your Dreams
If you are ready to achieve a dazzling smile, contact our office today and schedule a consultation with our wonderful staff. Our offices are open to residents of Framingham, MA, Natick, Sudbury, Ashland, Southborough, Westborough, Marlborough, Hopkinton, Holliston, Sherborn, and the surrounding communities.
Dr. Gaitsgory Offers Orthodontic Treatment with Convenience and Comfort Using Invisalign Clear Braces in Framingham, MA
February 17, 2015
Have you been avoiding the orthodontic treatment you need? Many patients with orthodontic problems avoid the treatment they need because they just don’t want to deal with the inconvenience or embarrassment that comes along with traditional braces, like getting food stuck in the wires or going to painful adjustment appointments. However, putting off the orthodontic treatment you need isn’t healthy. When teeth are properly aligned, the gums fit more securely around them, allowing for the strongest and healthiest defense against gum disease and tooth decay. To encourage patients to receive the orthodontic treatment they need to be healthy, Dr. Gaitsgory now offers the Invisalign clear braces solution. With Invisalign, there are no bulky brackets and wires to worry about, and you can finally get straight teeth without sacrificing your quality of life. Make your Invisalign consultation appointment with Dr. Gaitsgory at Framingham Premier Dental today. Dr. Gaitsgory is an expert Invisalign provider. Framingham Premier Dental delivers quality care daily throughout: Framingham, MA, Middlesex County, Natick, Sudbury, Ashland, Southborough, Westborough, Marlborough, Hopkinton, Holliston, Sherborn, and the surrounding communities.
The Invisalign Process Explained Step By Step
- Step 1: Initial Consultation During the initial consultation, Gaitsgory will discuss your case in detail and determine if Invisalign can correct your orthodontic problems.
- Step 2: Treatment Plan Gaitsgory will take x-rays and impressions of your teeth to create digital 3-D images. These images will be used to map out a precise treatment plan. You will then be able to see a virtual representation of how your teeth will improve with each stage of treatment.
- Step 3: Begin Treatment Based on your treatment plan, a series of customized clear braces will be fabricated by the Invisalign You will be given your first set of clear aligners (braces) to wear. The braces should be worn for 20 to 22 hours each day to gently shift your teeth into proper alignment.
- Step 4: Brand New Smile Approximately every two weeks, you will begin wearing a new set of aligners. Gaitsgory will closely monitor your progress with checkups about every six weeks. At each stage, you will be able to see your teeth move closer and closer towards your ideal smile.
Why Invisalign Is Perfect for Busy Teens and Adults
- The clear braces are practically invisible
- Invisalign effectively treats most orthodontic problems including: crowding, spacing, crossbites, overbites, and underbites
- Invisalign allows you to enjoy your favorite foods
- Invisalign allows you to remove your braces for pictures and special occasions
- Invisalign allows you to maintain your normal oral hygiene routine
- The smooth plastic won’t irritate your cheeks and gums
- Dental office visits are only required every six weeks or so
There’s no reason to put off the orthodontic treatment you need any longer. Make your Invisalign consultation appointment with Dr. Gaitsgory at Framingham Premier Dental today. Dr. Gaitsgory is trusted by families throughout Framingham, MA, including: Middlesex County, Natick, Sudbury, Ashland, Southborough, Westborough, Marlborough, Hopkinton, Holliston, Sherborn, and the neighboring areas.
January 17, 2015
Do you often cover your mouth to avoid showing your teeth in public?
Cosmetic dental issues like staining and discoloration, worn-down enamel, misalignment, crowding and spacing, can all be resolved with a new set of porcelain veneers from Framingham Premier Dental. Porcelain veneers are a versatile cosmetic solution, with the ability to correct many different problems all at once. You don’t have to hide your smile in 2015. Make your porcelain veneers consultation appointment with Dr. Gaitsgory at Framingham Premier Dental today. Dr. Gaitsgory is the leading cosmetic dentist of Framingham, MA, including: Middlesex County, Natick, Sudbury, Ashland, Southborough, Westborough, Marlborough, Hopkinton, Holliston, Sherborn, and the surrounding communities.
What Are Porcelain Veneers?
Porcelain veneers are actually just thin custom shells that can cover the front of a tooth to instantly correct cosmetic imperfections.
How Are Porcelain Veneers Applied?
- The first step is to prepare your tooth for porcelain veneer This can involve polishing the tooth and removing small amounts of tooth structure. The amount removed is dependent on the amount of space needed for the new veneer; however, the goal is always to remove a minimal amount of natural tooth structure.
- After your teeth have been prepared, impressions are taken. This information is then sent to a dental lab, for the custom fabrication of your new porcelain veneers. In the intervening time, you will need to wear temporary veneers to protect your teeth.
- Once your new veneers have been fabricated, Gaitsgory will securely bond them to your teeth. Your prepared teeth and veneers will be etched to create tiny surface pores. Translucent cement will then be applied to form precise micromechanical attachments that allow your teeth and porcelain veneers to function as one complete unit.
A confident smile can do wonders for your self esteem and quality of life. It can also improve personal relationships and professional productivity. If you have lost the ability to smile freely, make an appointment with Dr. Gaitsgory at Framingham Premier Dental for your new porcelain veneers today. Dr. Gaitsgory is an experienced cosmetic dentist, now proudly serving patients throughout: Framingham, MA, Middlesex County, Natick, Sudbury, Ashland, Southborough, Westborough, Marlborough, Hopkinton, Holliston, Sherborn, and neighboring cities.