Dental confidence or caution in oregon?

Whether you are one of the Clackamas folks who goes willingly for your check-up, or are hesitant about getting dental work done, Brookside Dental has opened its doors to smiling patients since 2011. We give straightforward answers about the cost of dental implants, the price for a crown, and the average cost of veneers for … Continue reading “Dental confidence or caution in oregon?”

It’s a great time to have ugly teeth!

Huh? Yep, it’s true. It’s a great time to have ugly teeth because unprecedented cosmetic dentistry provides several procedures to turn ugly to unbelievably beautiful. Teeth whitening can benefit almost every adult. Years of staining can be magically erased in a day at your Clackamas dentist’s office or over a few months with an affordable … Continue reading “It’s a great time to have ugly teeth!”

Feel like a movie star with a smile makeover

Have you noticed endless pictures coming out of Hollywood featuring celebrities with perfect smiles, even photos of actors and actresses who didn’t have the best teeth early in their careers? Can ordinary Portland people obtain a celebrity-caliber smile? Absolutely! In recent years there has been a significant increase in the accessibility of state-of-the-art cosmetic dentistry … Continue reading “Feel like a movie star with a smile makeover”

At brookside dental we treat you like family

At Brookside Dental, our Clackamas patients are treated like family. We are Dr. Brian Westover DMD and Robert Kowal DDS and our relationship with our patients is paramount. You know what puts a smile on our faces? When we use advanced cosmetic dentistry to create a dazzling smile makeover for one of my patients. Brookside Dental we guarantee you quality … Continue reading “At brookside dental we treat you like family”

Common myths about cosmetic dentistry

Myth #1: Cosmetic Dentistry is Never Necessary for a Healthy Smile Many so-called Portland cosmetic dental procedures are not solely cosmetic. Gresham dental procedures such as tooth replacement prevent many potential problems such as tooth movement, bone loss and difficulty chewing and speaking. Myth #2: A Oregon City Dental Bridge is the Only Way to … Continue reading “Common myths about cosmetic dentistry”

Behind the scenes: dental crown fabrication

Today’s post looks at the complex process required to construct a dental crown. Dental crowns can be constructed with metal, ceramic (porcelain), plastics, or varying combinations of these. We will describe the process used to create a porcelain crown, though the steps are similar to those used for other materials. Modern porcelain crowns are a … Continue reading “Behind the scenes: dental crown fabrication”