Botox treatment

Botox treatment Botox treatments are one of the fastest growing cosmetic treatments over the last decade. It is used in many cases especially in the face area, including for dental purposes. How Botox treatments work Botox is a trade name for “botulinum toxin”. The Botox is injected into the face muscles and blocks the transmitters…

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Esthetic crowns

Esthetic crowns Esthetic crowns are crowns made of materials that blend with the color of your teeth. If done properly a crown can become so invisible no one will even know it’s in your mouth. This is especially important in front teeth crowns. At Dr. Ethan Schumans office we use such materials to create a…

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No-prep Veneers

No-Prep Veneers ‘No-prep veneers’ is a new technique of coating the outer front surface of the tooth without needing any preparation. In the past in order to achieve an esthetic result it was necessary to shave off the outer layer of the tooth before connecting the porcelain sheet to the tooth surface. In the no-prep…

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Dental Veneers

Dental Veneers  What are veneers? Dental veneers are thin layers of porcelain made to fit the front surface of the tooth. They are made specifically to create the desired color and shape of your teeth in order to improve your appearance. The dental veneers are usually created for front teeth and are connected to the…

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Teeth whitening

Teeth whitening can be accomplished with a few different techniques, some involve dying the outer layer of the tooth and others use special materials that color the inner part of the tooth. There is also a difference between home- do-it-yourself kits and the bleaching that is used at the dental office. At Creve Coeur Dr.…

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Root canal retreatment

Root canal retreatment Root canal retreatment is a situation that may occur after primary treatment. Not all root canal treatments need to be redone but in certain conditions it is necessary. Warning signs for a tooth that needs root canal retreatment: Pain from a tooth that already has a root canal. Swelling in the area…

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