As more and more people turn to cosmetic dentistry as a way to attain the smile they've always wanted, you may be wondering if a cosmetic dentist is the same as a general dentist. Generally speaking, general dentists perform regular tooth cleanings, exams, root canals, fillings, and tooth repairs; they are usually focused on the health and structure of your teeth to address problems and pain. Cosmetic dentists are trained as general dentists first and then undergo further training or education to perform cosmetic procedures focused primarily on beautifying your smile. Some areas cosmetic dentists are...Read More
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When we think of dentures, we usually associate them with elderly people whose teeth have naturally fallen out over the course of time, but there are many patients who can benefit from this dental option. Anyone who has lost multiple teeth because of injury, disease, or lifestyle and who aren't good candidates for procedures such as dental implants or bridges may benefit from having dentures. Aside from having a full set of teeth that look great, the main...Read More
While many dentists specialize in a particular area of treatment, our Havertown family dentist is dedicated to serving patients of all ages with exceptional lifelong dental care. From comprehensive examinations and relationship building for young children to keeping your teeth healthy and functional well into your senior years, Dr. Jeffrey A. Bellisario is dedicated to exceptional family dentistry.
As an experienced family dentist, Dr. Bellisario can provide distinct benefits for all patients. With a family dentistry approach, the whole family can build a...Read More
Dr. Jeff Bellisario and his staff know that family is important, especially when it comes to health matters. But sometimes dental health takes a back seat to other events and situations, especially when it’s hard to find a dentist who can meet all of your needs under one roof and especially in a single visit. That's why our dental practice provides a wide range of family dentistry services for every member of your family, from the youngest patients to the eldest.
The most common reason people turn to cosmetic dentistry is for discoloration of the teeth, but our Bryn Mawr cosmetic dentist offers a range of treatments to address all types of aesthetic smile issues. Depending on the cosmetic issue you are correcting, our treatments may also provide functional and oral health benefits.
If your primary concern however is to improve the appearance of your smile, whether through a brighter, straighter or more complete transformation, you should see a cosmetic dentist. Bryn Mawr cosmetic dentist Dr. Jeffrey Bellisario...Read More
Everyone dreams of having a beautiful, straight and brilliant smile, but dental issues due to aging, accidents, and even past lifestyle choices can keep people in Bryn Mawr from realizing that dream. Common cosmetic dental problems can lead to feeling self-conscious and awkward, and may interfere with social and professional situations. Fortunately, there is truly a cosmetic dentistry solution for every flaw.
At the Office of Dr. Bellisario in Ardmore, patients...Read More
It's important to teach your children good oral hygiene and eating habits early on. Childhood obesity and tooth decay go hand in hand. More than 40% of children under five will have tooth decay before they start school. Children with cavities and tooth decay are likely to have them in adulthood as well. Tooth decay is more common in children than asthma and allergies.
The last week of April is Every Kid Healthy Week. Our family dentist in Ardmore wants you to know some tips and tricks to keeping your child healthy and free of tooth decay.
1. Start Early
There are many ways to lose a tooth as an adult. You could have been injured playing sports or during an altercation. Maybe the aging process caused a loose tooth to come out. Whatever the cause, there are a couple things to keep in mind if you'd like to have the tooth placed back in its proper place.
If you've lost a tooth, call Dr. Bellisario in Bryn Mawr at 610-642-...Read More
Tooth loss can have a severe impact on your overall health, but it can also cause trouble for your career and social life. Your smile is an extension of who you are. If you’re hiding your teeth, or lack of teeth, it’s difficult to enjoy your day-to-day life.
The first thing you need to do after losing a tooth is to call our Ardmore dentistry office to learn more about...Read More