Bakersfield, CA– With links between gum health and overall well-being growing all the time, words like periodontal disease and gingivitis are often used. Are they interchangeable? And what’s their relationship to the bad breath that plagues so many people? Bakersfield cosmetic dentist Dr. Thomas Frank helps clarify. “To many people, these terms may sound the same –and they’re certainly related—but there are some differences.” Gingivitis Gingivitis is the…Continue reading…
It’s gratifying knowing that we get to come to work each day transforming people’s lives through their smiles. Imagine, in just a short amount of time, you could also find yourself enjoying a healthy, more attractive smile.
A nice smile boosts your appearance and self-esteem. It opens doors and allows you to breeze through social situations.
But what is a nice smile, exactly? An aesthetically-pleasing smile is white as ivory and perfectly aligned. Each tooth has just the right length and shape, and when you smile you show just a tiny bit of your gums.
If you look in the mirror and you don’t quite like your smile, take the smile test and find out how you score. Then contact Dr. Frank to explore the possibilities of what a new, beautiful smile could do for you.
Ultimate Smile Test
To take the ultimate smile test, stand in the mirror and smile big, then use the smile card grading system below to discover the grade of your smile.
The whiteness of your teeth
The alignment of your teeth
The length of your teeth
The shape of each tooth
The appearance of your gums
The appearance of existing dental work
Want to get Straight A’s for your smile? To discuss your options and to find out how to get the smile of your dreams, contact Dr. Frank’s office to schedule a complimentary consultation.