Why Should I Put a Knocked-Out Tooth in Milk?

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Although our dental office in Blue Bell is temporarily closed for elective procedures due to COVID-19, we’re still seeing patients for dental emergencies. One of the most common types of dental emergencies that happen is a knocked-out tooth. This can happen from any amount of excessive force hitting you in the mouth. Most patients have heard that if they knock … Read More

Are You Too Old For Orthodontics?

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Whether you’re 50 years old or 20 years old, if your smile isn’t straight enough, or aligned correctly, it’s never too late for orthodontics. At Dental Excellence of Blue Bell, we believe you are never too old for orthodontics. This is why we offer specifically adult orthodontics for our patients. If you’re an adult considering orthodontics, please learn more about … Read More

Options For Replacing Teeth

When teeth are missing or broken-down, it can detract from a person’s appearance and put a damper on one’s quality of life. What a difference it can make to be able to smile and chew with confidence. Fortunately, the solutions for rebuilding a smile are better than they have ever been, thanks to modern technology. Dr. Siegel has been creating … Read More

Brighten Your Smile With A Smile Makeover

Being able to smile with confidence can be a real game changer. It can boost self-esteem and help you feel more at ease in social situations. Given the tools and techniques available today, there is no reason you shouldn’t have the smile you’ve always wanted. With over two decades of experience helping people attain beautiful smiles, Dr. Siegel can give … Read More

Gentle Dentistry for Children

Your child’s first dental visits enable the dentist to 1) detect early signs of potential tooth decay, 2) establish a good rapport with the child, and 3) begin orienting the child toward heathy dental habits. Parents play an integral role in these visits, with the dentist and hygienist providing them with information on home care practices and the best ways … Read More

Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry’s Earlier Origins Cosmetic dentistry covers a vast array of dental procedures that provide aesthetic as well as functional benefits. The technology that goes into creating beautiful smiles is highly advanced today, but cosmetic dentistry itself has ancient origins. And by “ancient” we mean thousands of years. As early as 3,000 BC, people were aware of the importance of … Read More

Why Dental Implants Are the Best Tooth Replacement

If you have lost one or more teeth, you realize that you have several options for replacing that lost tooth: removable dentures, dental bridges, and dental implants. You might have heard that dental implants are the best, but what makes them the best? Simply put, it’s because they are the most like your natural teeth of any tooth replacement. In addition, … Read More

BioClear, Dental Bonding, and Veneers: Which Is Best for Your Smile?

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? Does the problem go beyond simple discoloration to include chipped teeth, poorly shaped teeth, black triangles near the gum line, and other cosmetic concerns? If so, you might be considering cosmetic dentistry to restore the beauty of your smile. But there are numerous options for repairing your teeth, such as veneers, dental … Read More