Tooth Bonding vs. Veneers: Making the Right Choice for You

Porcelain veneers are quickly becoming the top choice for quick dental makeovers and are so popular for good reason. There are other options for cosmetic dental work out there, though, and one of these is tooth bonding. Here we will briefly discuss some pros and cons of these two procedures to help you decide which may be the right choice for you. Both tooth bonding and porcelain veneers are ways in which dentists help patients achieve a beautiful smile. They are options for patients with ...more

Want to Get Rid of Those Old, Ugly Silver Fillings?

We have many patients come in looking to get rid of their silver fillings. They usually say they would prefer something more natural looking that won’t draw attention when they smile. Silver (or amalgam) fillings can last up to 12 years depending on the health of your mouth and dental maintenance practices. But at some point, they will need to be replaced. Whether your fillings need to be replaced or you are hoping to get rid of unsightly silver in your mouth, Plymouth Valley Dental can ...more

Top 4 Reasons for Choosing a Dentist in Blue Bell

Dental care is an essential element of personal hygiene and overall medical care. To properly take care of their teeth, patients should see a dentist for a routine cleaning and checkup twice each year. If you have to schedule dentist appointments for several family members, those trips can begin to add up. So, why spend longer than you have to driving back and forth to dentist appointments? Why not search for a dentist close to your home? If you live in the Blue Bell area, consider visiting ...more

Answers to All of Your Questions About Getting Invisalign

Have you been considering getting invisalign but still have unanswered questions? Don’t let those hesitations stop you from getting the information you need. This is an incredible product that could truly transform your smile! Read on to find out more about the process and potential results of getting Invisalign. How does Invisalign work? Getting Invisalign can be a great choice for many patients – young and old – who would normally have to get traditional wire and bracket braces. ...more

Why We're the Best for Invisalign in Plymouth Meeting

If you are considering straightening your teeth or have been told by a dentist that straightening your teeth is necessary for the overall health of your mouth, then its time to consider invisalign in Plymouth Meeting! Plymouth Valley Dental provides patients with the best quality care in all areas of dentistry. Invisalign may be the right choice for you, but because choosing this treatment is a big decision both medically and financially speaking, it is very important that you find a qualified ...more

What is Nitrous Oxide: Learning the Facts and Dispelling the Myths

Combining nitrous oxide and oxygen to help manage anxiety and pain during a dental procedure is a practice that has been used for over 100 years (since the early 1800’s). It is a safe and effective method to control pain and calm a worried patient with minimal health risks. Qualified dentists can use this drug in an incremental level, so there is no risk of accidental overdose. You will only receive as much as you need. The effects of nitrous oxide quickly disappear once the patient goes back ...more

The Pros and Cons of Getting Porcelain Veneers

When considering any type of cosmetic dental work, there are usually both pros and cons involved. This is the case for those deciding whether or not to get porcelain veneers. Let’s start with the pros! The Pros of Getting Porcelain Veneers + Natural Look and Feel When applied by a professional, porcelain veneers will be practically undetectable by both the wearer and everyone else! Using top quality porcelain and the newest bonding adhesives, the dentists at Plymouth Valley Dental will be ...more