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What to Expect From a Smile Makeover

At Champagne Smiles, we’re dedicated to giving you the smile you’ve always wanted––because everyone deserves a Champagne Smile. One of the treatments we offer in our Monmouth, NJ office is a smile makeover. The patients we see for this procedure often spend most of their lives feeling unhappy with their smiles. Seeing their transformation is one of the most gratifying …

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Does It Pay to Go on a Dental Implant Vacation Overseas?

So-called “dental vacations” have become increasingly popular as people travel outside the United States in order to get cheaper dental work. Dental implants, in particular, are one of the most commonly sought procedures overseas because insurance rarely covers the cost and they must be paid for out-of-pocket. Here’s what you should know before you book a dental implant vacation. First, …

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Need a Full Mouth Reconstruction? Here’s What You Should Know

“You deserve a champagne smile.” It’s not just our practice’s motto, it’s something we truly believe. If you need a full mouth reconstruction, you probably have a lot of mixed feelings: anxiety, of course, but also a little bit of excitement at the prospect of having the smile you’ve always wanted. Extensive dental work can be scary, but in our …

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Dental Implants vs. Bridge: Know Your Options

For many years, there was one main option for patients missing a tooth: replace it with a bridge. In recent decades, dental implants have become an increasingly-popular alternative option for tooth replacement. Implants are the next best thing to natural teeth, making them a top choice of dentists and oral surgeons, but they’re not the right solution for every patient. …

Sedation Dentistry: Know Your Options

Sedation Dentistry: Know Your Options

As dental professionals, we don’t exactly like knowing that so many patients dread their visits with us, but we certainly understand! Whether it’s a prior bad experience, a fear of the unknown, or a reluctance to give up control, it’s not uncommon to fear going to the dentist. When it’s not just a case of the nerves, but instead a …

Dental Implants: Myths vs. Facts

Dental Implants: Myths vs. Facts

The wonderful thing about the internet age is that we have a vast amount of information right at our fingertips. Unfortunately, that information is not always trustworthy or accurate. When it comes to dental implants, the facts and myths often get confused online, so let’s go over some common misconceptions about dental implants and what the real facts are. If …

Why Choose Champagne Smiles for Dental Implants?

Why Choose Champagne Smiles for Dental Implants?

Losing a tooth can be a traumatic experience for many patients. Not only does losing teeth result in physical discomfort, but it can lead to emotional distress and embarrassment as well. At Champagne Smiles, we understand the many issues that our patients with missing teeth experience, and we’re here to help. With more than 25 years of experience providing dental …

The 5 Benefits of Dental Implants

The 5 Benefits of Dental Implants

Dentures were long considered the treatment of choice to replace missing or failing teeth. Today, though, dental implants are the new gold standard. While dentures rest on the gums and are prone to slipping and pinching, dental implants actually replace the tooth roots. This prevents jawbone loss and provides a stable, secure foundation for high-quality replacement teeth. Here are the top …

Dental Phobia: What You Need to Know

Dental Phobia: What You Need to Know

Fear of the dentist is incredibly common, ranging from mild to severe. However, dental phobia, also known as dentophobia, is a more serious condition that can interfere with your life. Many people with this phobia postpone even critical dental procedures, putting their oral and physical health at risk. Here’s what you need to know. Dental phobia is a global term …