A Dental Filling Might Be Able to Repair a Small Area of Dental Attrition

As you grow older it’s possible for the structure of your jaw to change slightly. This is even more likely to occur if you lost a tooth and procrastinated effective dental restoration. As the years go by a gradually developing change in the alignment of your teeth could cause two... Read more »

A Large Area of Compromised Tooth Enamel Might Call for a Dental Crown Restoration

As a cavity starts to grow it can spread quickly. This process of tooth decay can be accelerated by poor oral hygiene practices or failing to attend your routine dental checkup at Finesse Dental Care’s dental office. As the tooth decay worsens you might notice increasing sensitivity and discomfort in... Read more »

What You Need to Know About Bleeding Gums

Let’s not beat around the brush: bleeding gums are no fun. They are painful, and they are frequently the sign of a more serious ailment, the early stages of periodontal disease. Fortunately, there are some things that you can to do alleviate your risk for bleeding gums and the gum... Read more »

Teeth in All Varieties

Are you planning to visit the dentist soon? Before you go, it may help to understand the basic names for all your teeth. That’s why we at Finesse Dental Care have offered you some useful word definitions to learn: Incisors: These refer to those sharp, chisel-shaped teeth at the front... Read more »

Common Dental Instruments

Finesse Dental Care was founded upon the idea that teeth are valuable and worthy of tender loving care. We love your teeth, and as such we are trained to use some very handy dental tools. To satisfy your curiosity, we’ve created a list of some of the most common instruments... Read more »

The How and Why of X-Ray Technology

The How and Why of X-Ray Technology If you’ve ever been to a dental office, you’ve almost certainly participated in the benefits of x-ray technology. But while it’s one thing to experience it, it’s quite another to fully understand the purposes and methodology of x-rays. Here’s some information that might... Read more »

Oral Health Tips for Athletes

Athletes will want to do all that is possible to prevent any injury to knees, shoulders, and even the head. What many athletes don’t realize, however, is that their smiles are in danger too. As an athlete, it is absolutely vital that you avert as many dental issues as possible... Read more »

Oral Health Services: Dental Bonding

Have you been giving your smile the attention and care it requires? Are you brushing your teeth at least twice every day and flossing daily as well? Have you recently visited your dentist for a regular checkup for one of your bi-annual professional cleanings yet? If you have not been... Read more »

Teeth Whitening 101

Are you thinking of a teeth-whitening treatment to boost your self-esteem? If so, good for you! Many people are surprised at the difference a simple teeth-whitening treatment can make in their smile. That is why our team here at Finesse Dental Care in Westlake Village, California, is happy to help... Read more »

An Extracted Tooth Can Often Be Replaced with a Dental Implant

While it’s rare there are times when a tooth is lost to a severe cavity, dental fracture, or an oral trauma that requires extraction. This can cause a myriad of problems with your oral function and appearance. In a situation like this, Dr. Steven Hever might recommend replacing the missing... Read more »