Most of us are familiar with regular dental care’s benefits—including oral hygiene, preventing decay, and keeping your smile healthy. But many people don’t realize that cosmetic dentistry can also be a great way to enhance your smile and improve your overall health. In this article we’ll explain why cosmetic dentistry is an investment in your appearance and overall health. Why … Read More
Professional Dental Cleanings Make a Big Difference
You’ve been hearing it for years – “make sure to visit Ramon Bana DDS twice a year for your regular cleanings.” Just in case you’ve ever wondered why regular dental cleanings are so important, Ramon Bana DDS would like to take this opportunity to let Miami residents in on some information you don’t often hear. Let this article serve as … Read More
Is Teeth Whitening Right for Me?
Everyone deserves a smile that helps them feel confident, and yellow or stained teeth often do the opposite of that. If you’re interested in a grin that is brighter and whiter, tooth whitening is a most popular solution. While some people associate whitening with outdated or over-the-counter treatments that leave users with sensitivity or uneven results, what is the truth … Read More
How to Transform Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry
We all want to have a beautiful smile, and with cosmetic dentistry, it is easier than ever to achieve that goal. There are many different procedures that can be performed in order to improve the appearance of your teeth. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the most popular treatments and how they can help you achieve the … Read More
Mouthguards – Do They Really Work?
Sore jaw? Restless nights? Play sports? If any of these apply to you, you might be surprised to hear that you could use a mouthguard! Functions of Mouthguards Mouthguards are solid pieces of plastic that keep your teeth and jaw in a specific resting position. The basic function of a mouthguard is protection. Mouthguards help prevent accidental mouth injuries, ease … Read More
How To Find A Cosmetic Dentist In Miami
When it comes to oral health, it’s natural for a person to want to have beautiful teeth. And sometimes, dental procedures are needed in order to achieve the aesthetics for an award winning smile. For this, there are cosmetic dental practices that focus on the beauty spectrum of oral health. Because of the rising popularity in cosmetic dentistry, it can … Read More
Cosmetic Dentistry vs. General Dentistry
When it comes to dental care, there are two main types of dentistry: cosmetic and general. Cosmetic dentistry focuses on improving the appearance of your teeth. General dentistry is more concerned with overall oral health. So, which one is right for you? The answer depends on your needs and goals. General dentistry is the answer if you need regular check-ups … Read More
Can Poor Oral Health Cause Diabetes?
Diabetes is a chronic and complicated disease that affects how your body processes sugar—its main source of energy. Diabetes symptoms mostly affect your heart, eyes, nerves, and kidneys, but it can affect your whole body, including your mouth. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), more than 29 million Americans have diabetes, and almost 2 million new cases are diagnosed … Read More
What Is Cosmetic Dentistry?
Cosmetic dentistry focuses on improving the general appearance of teeth and gums. Read more below about some of the more popular cosmetic dentistry procedures and services to find out if they could be right for you. Teeth Whitening Over time, your teeth can become yellowed and stained due to age and enamel wear, acids in food and drinks (like pasta … Read More
Updating Your Health History May Help Save Your Teeth
Although you may think of general health and dental health as two completely unrelated categories, they are much more connected than the average person suspects. Just as the information you share with your general practitioner assists them in keeping you healthy, your Miami dentist, Dr. Ramon Bana, depends on your input for optimal dental health. When it comes to overall … Read More