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Category Archives: Smile Makeover

Did Zoom Meetings Make You Unhappy with Your Smile?

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Smile Makeover, Teeth Whitening

It’s no secret that today’s world has migrated to the internet to replace many traditional “face-to-face” business operations. In particular, video conferencing software (Zoom, Hangouts, Microsoft Teams, Skype, etc.) has become a standard practice that few have been able to hide from, especially considering the pandemic drove virtually everything online temporarily. While this innovation has… READ MORE

What are Upscale All-on-4® Type of Dental Implants?

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Implants, Smile Makeover, Tooth Replacement

In recent years, commercial providers have begun to offer various “same-day” dental implant services, all offered under unique names (i.e., All-on-4®1, Clear Choice Dental Implants®2, Dental Implants in One Day, Teeth in a Day®3, Teeth in an Hour, etc.). At Elite Prosthetic Dentistry, we specialize in our own high-quality version of this procedure, which we… READ MORE

Dental Implants Supporting a Cosmetic Smile Makeover

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Crowns, Dental Implants, Smile Makeover, Success Stories

This patient was referred to us by her Orthodontist and General Dentist, when she was fifteen years old, for a smile makeover, using implants to replace her congenitally missing permanent teeth. Even though she was in the middle of orthodontic therapy, we were called upon to provide guidance on the tooth positionings so that there would be… READ MORE

Look Great on Zoom with a Smile Makeover

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Smile Makeover

Virtual meetings are the new normal. And if there’s one thing that spending hours in front of a webcam — whether for work, job interviews, or social events — will make you think about, it’s your appearance. Correct unsightly dental issues and feel more confident on up-close conference calls with a smile makeover. In Search of… READ MORE

Our Patient Educator Recalls a Memorable Smile Transformation

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Smile Makeover, Success Stories

The staff at Elite Prosthetic Dentistry find it incredibly rewarding to witness quality dental work change a patient’s life. And as long-term employees averaging 14.5 years with our practice, they’ve seen it time and time again. In the video below, our patient educator Laleh recalls a mother’s smile transformation that has stayed with her throughout the years. Meet… READ MORE

Do They Sedate You for Your Cosmetic Dentistry or Smile Makeover or Dental Implants?

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Implants, Smile Makeover

Many of our patients who are considering cosmetic dentistry or a smile makeover for an improved smile, or dental implants to replace missing teeth, express a similar concern about the procedures. They worry that it will be painful. This common fear holds many people back from pursuing a straightforward procedure that will restore the optimal health, function, and appearance of their… READ MORE

When Do I Need a Second Opinion for My Smile Reconstruction?

Posted in Smile Makeover

A smile makeover is a very sophisticated process requiring expertise, experience, and extensive attention to detail. To begin with, you need to feel comfortable that the general dentist or prosthodontic specialist has a comprehensive understanding of your specific problem in relation to your complete dentition. Too often, patients come to us at Prosthetic Dentistry of Washington, D.C. (PDWDC),… READ MORE