Why Visit The Dentist?

Why Visit The Dentist?

In today’s post, we share a personal story from a patient: For quite a few years, I didn’t have ‘go to the dentist’ at the top of my to-do list. But all that has changed. I now consider visits an integral part of my personal health plan.  Here’s why… Teeth won’t stay healthy without consistent…

Rather Have A Root Canal?

Lansdale Endodontics

Have you ever heard the phrase ‘I’d rather have a root canal’ to describe something painful or unpleasant? At Black & Bass Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we perform root canal (endodontic) therapy routinely for our patients, and many report minimal discomfort. Root canal procedures have advanced significantly in recent years. For many root canal patients,…

Gummy Smile?

Gummy Smile?

Many Lansdale cosmetic dentistry patients with a gummy smile undergo crown lengthening surgery to bring proper balance and symmetry to their smile. Gum tissue and, in some cases, bone is removed to expose more of the visible part of a tooth. It is a safe procedure that does not affect healthy tooth structure. A ‘gummy…

5 Critical Oral Cancer Facts

oral cancer dental checkup Lansdale

Dental Checkups Are Not Just About Cavities At Black & Bass Cosmetic and Family Dentistry we encourage people to come in twice a year for a dental examination and cleaning.  If you abstain from semiannual dental checkups because you don’t believe you have any tooth decay, perhaps getting an oral cancer screening is a more persuasive reason…

4 Smile Boosters

North Penn cosmetic dental and tooth implants

Hi, my name is Dr. Kevin Bass and Lawrence Black. My dental practice, Black & Bass Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, has been serving the Lansdale, Pennsylvania area since 1989. Today in my Doylestown dental blog, I would like to highlight four ways you can improve your smile. 1. Teeth Whitening is quick and non-invasive. External…