Wehrkamp Dentistry Blog
November 11, 2017
When you look in the mirror, are you unhappy with your smile? Does your smile have excess gum tissue that covers your natural smile, making your teeth look more childish than they should? Or maybe your dentist just informed you that you need to address a cavity that’s been hiding below your gum line.
The good news is that your cosmetic dentist in Brandon knows that you have a full, healthy smile beneath your gums that just needs to be revealed. Crown lengthening is a great procedure to help you achieve your smile goals.
October 19, 2017
Dental implants have completely changed the way we replace missing teeth. From restoring one tooth to full smile reconstruction, dental implants allow us to restore your smile to complete, natural form and function. At Wehrkamp Dentistry, we’re dedicated to keeping patients smiling, but you don’t have to take our word for it. Instead, keep reading to hear about a real dental implant patient success story. Our Brandon dentist and team are here to help you with the same level of quality dentistry services, so don’t hesitate to call our office to find out more.
August 20, 2017
When you look at yourself in the mirror, what do you see – a flawless smile that will rival that of any celebrity or a mouth full of cracked, chipped, decayed, and discolored teeth? If your answer is the latter, it might be time to consider a full-mouth reconstruction plan. Using any combination of restorative, cosmetic, and orthodontic dentistry services, we can completely transform your flawed teeth into flawless smiles.
July 15, 2017
If you have one or more missing teeth, then you know that the consequences can be more than just embarrassing—although that can have a serious impact on your work and social life. You may also notice that you have trouble eating some foods and saying certain words. In addition, tooth loss can lead to other oral health problems. Just one missing tooth increases your risk of additional tooth loss, as well as other problems including tooth decay and gum disease. For these and other reasons, tooth replacement is vital. At Wehrkamp Dentistry, your dentist in Brandon can eliminate the troubles associated with tooth loss and restore your smile with a fixed bridge. By combining false teeth with two dental crowns, Drs. Wehrkamp create a permanent solution.
June 22, 2017
When you think of orthodontics, on obvious benefit comes to mind: a more attractive, straight smile. Many may not be aware of how many benefits come with having your teeth in their correct places. Your Sioux Falls dentist wants you to know how important it is to have a properly aligned bite. If you have crooked teeth or an uneven smile, consider all the problems you may be facing. We have orthodontic options available for both children and discreet treatments for adults!
May 18, 2017
If you’re dissatisfied with your smile it may keep you from smiling fully like you want to, which can negatively affect your confidence and self-esteem. For some patients, showing excess gum tissue makes them uncomfortable about their smile. This is because their teeth may appear short, or stubby, or their smile feels “gummy.” If you feel this way about your smile, you should know there’s a treatment option that can help reveal the smile you’ve always wanted! Your cosmetic dentist in Brandon discusses the benefits of crown lengthening.
April 12, 2017
You have high expectations when it comes to your dentist, and you should! You want to work with an experienced team who can meet the needs of your family. It’s also more convenient to have comprehensive care in one stop so you don’t have to go elsewhere for aspects of your care. Drs. Scott and Jeff Wehrkamp have been providing high quality dental care for families in South Dakota for over 30 years, and your Sioux Falls dental experts can meet your needs. Here’s what you can expect when you come to Wehrkamp Dental.
March 5, 2017
If you’ve been hiding your smile from the world, perhaps the time has come for you to think about reclaiming it. Modern dentistry offers numerous cosmetic options designed to align, repair, or restore your teeth no matter what condition they’re currently in – this is called full mouth reconstruction and Wehrkamp Dentistry can help! Drs. Scott and Jeff Wehrkamp are highly skilled and have over 35 years of experience in restoring teeth and delivering dream smiles. Your dentist in Brandon discusses full mouth reconstruction.
January 6, 2017
Tooth loss is a fairly common occurrence due to tooth decay and gum disease. It is estimated, more than 35 million Americans do not have any teeth with another 178 million adults in the U.S. missing at least one tooth. People who are missing teeth often turn to a bridge and crowns or dentures for tooth replacement. While these are convenient, more and more people are turning to dental implants in Brandon to permanently replace their missing teeth. When compared to traditional forms of tooth replacement, dental implants offer far more benefits while providing a lifelong solution.
December 8, 2016
Are you dissatisfied with the appearance of your smile? You are not alone. In fact, roughly 50% of adults do not like the appearance of their teeth. With your smile directly linked to your confidence, if you do not like how your teeth look, you are likely to have low self-esteem. Now, you can get a beautiful smile with your cosmetic dentist in Sioux Falls. Cosmetic dentistry improves the appearance of the teeth to enhance their color, position, shape, size and alignment. In some cases, it may even increase the function of your teeth. There are several simple procedures that can be used to transform your smile.