How to Choose a Cosmetic Dentist

A cosmetic dentist is a trained dentist who performs aesthetic-minded procedures to improve the appearance of your smile. A few of the dental issues that a cosmetic dentist can help with are chipped teeth, discolored teeth, misaligned teeth and more. Since this type of dentist will work to improve your smile (and your confidence), you’ll want to ensure that you … Read More

The Good, The Bad & The Crossbite

If your teeth or jaw don’t line up well with each other, you may have a crossbite. Miami dentist, Dr. Ramon Bana explains more about this condition, its effects, and what you can do to treat it below. A Good Bite In a perfect world, your teeth would all be straight, and your upper jaw would rest nicely on top … Read More

What You Need to Know About Dental Implants

Are you thinking about replacing your missing teeth or tooth with dental implants? If your answer is yes, then you might have some questions! Are dental implants the best choice for teeth replacement? Am I a good candidate for the procedure? Are the implants expensive? Will they restore my natural look? To help with some of these frequently asked questions, … Read More

When is the Best Time to Get Braces?

The seasons seem to fly by, quickly turning into years. Before you know it, your little one is not so little (they grow up so fast!) and it’s time to consider braces. At Ramon Bana DDS, we highly recommend early intervention when it comes to orthodontics.  Contrary to the popular belief that you should wait until teeth and jaws have … Read More

Benefits of Regular Dental Visits

A good rule of thumb regarding dental visits is that you should book an appointment with your dentist at least every six months. Unfortunately, many people wait only until their teeth start to ache to book their next appointment. This article discusses some of the key benefits you will get from visiting your dentist in Miami regularly. Reduces Tooth Decay … Read More

Do You Have an Abscessed Tooth?

No one wants to think about the words “abscessed tooth” applying to their own mouth, but to paraphrase Sun Tzu, it’s a good idea to know your enemy. Causes of an abscessed tooth include: Tooth decay Gum disease A cracked tooth When a tooth is compromised by one or more of these conditions, bacteria may enter the pulp of the … Read More

Is Invisalign Right For Me?

In today’s world, where first impressions matter, a smile is one of your best assets. A beautiful smile can make you feel more confident and project an image of success, which is why many people opt for Invisalign clear aligners to perfect their teeth. Invisalign is an excellent choice for those looking to improve their smile without the hassle of … Read More

What Is A Full Smile Design?

Refining your smile is about more than simply improving your appearance; how your smile looks impacts almost every aspect of your life, including your confidence and self-esteem. Your smile is one of the first features that others notice about you, so it’s important to be happy with yours. At Miami Sedation & Cosmetic Dentistry, we can help you achieve the … Read More

What Are Veneers?

Do you want a perfect smile? How would having a polished, even, white grin change your life and increase your confidence? Veneers are one way to quickly transform your smile, and they are growing in popularity. What are veneers, and are they right for you? What Are Dental Veneers? Veneers are thin customized shells that are designed to look like … Read More

Oral Piercings: Not Cool for Teeth

Remember that guy with the lip ring you had a crush on in high school? I wonder how his teeth are doing now. Don’t get us wrong—at Ramon Bana DDS, we’re all about the freedom of self-expression, and if body modifications like tattoos and piercings are your thing, we support you. However, as your dental health professionals, we strongly advise … Read More