Frequently Asked Questions
What are veneers made from?
The thin shells are created from porcelain or resin and can be customized for a desirable color and shape.
What caused my gums to recede?
Over time, it is natural and common for gums to recede.
Can bridges fall out?
No, bridges are non-removable, they are permanently cemented in place.
How many shades of whitening can be applied in a single session?
Our teeth whitening procedures are used to brighten the appearance of a patient’s smile by as many as 5 to 10 shades in one session.
I have a receded jawbone, can I get dental implants?
Even if your jawbone has receded, bone implants might be an option that allows you to be a candidate for implants.
Don't dentures slip around in the mouth?
Our technology at Tedford Family Dentistry anchors the denture plate so securely that it won’t wander.
How can I avoid needing dental surgery?
Basic preventative care and regular checkups will help you fix dental pains before surgery becomes necessary.