Professional Deep Cleaning Is Essential for a Healthy Smile

You can trust your smile to the experienced and gentle team at Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne. Dr. Robert Harrell and his staff understand that the portion of your checkup reserved for deep cleaning (known as dental scaling and root planing) may not be your favorite part. However, they are are dedicated to maintaining your comfort [...]

Avoid Summer Dental Emergencies With These Teeth Tips

Summer is the season of candid photos, family vacations and day trips to your favorite locales. Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne wants you to enjoy all the fun this time of year has to offer. Before heading out of town, however, be sure that you are up-to-date on your latest dental checkup and maintaining good oral [...]

Teeth Whitening for Weddings and Other Milestone Photos

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding, anniversary or vow renewal. Dr. Robert Harrell and the exceptional team at Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne are here to get your smile camera ready for the pictures you'll be taking. Book a ZOOM! teeth whitening session with them today. A radiant, fresh smile looks beautiful and is extra kissable. You [...]

Understanding The Dental Dangers Associated With Teeth Grinding

It's never too late to assess your smile and determine if improvements can be made. For instance, misaligned teeth can easily be corrected during adulthood. Patients are increasingly opting for Invisalign clear aligners to give them the beautiful smile they've always wanted. In some cases, however, the roadblock to a brilliant smile isn't just cosmetic. [...]

Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne Looks at Aging and Your Smile

Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne is always happy to answer any questions or concerns. After all, resolving your smile dilemmas is our specialty. As we grow older, our bodies experience many changes. At the same time, our mouth, teeth and gums can undergo some drastic changes depending on our lifestyle, medications and other factors. Staying aware [...]

Popcorn Can Be A Smile Damager So Snack With Caution

Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne applauds healthy snack choices. Popcorn made without butter and hydrogenated oil and only lightly salted definitely falls into this category. It's by far the better choice compared to sugary, fatty snacks like candy bars and snack cakes. The concern with popcorn comes from its potential to damage your smile. Popcorn kernels, [...]

April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Here’s What You Should Know

Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne wants you to feel secure about the health and well-being of your mouth. Help Dr. Robert Harrell and his dedicated and friendly team observe Oral Cancer Awareness Month by booking a comprehensive oral exam. Your dental checkup will include palpating the tongue and tissues for lumps or bumps and noting any [...]

Let’s Discuss the Benefits of Tongue Scraping

Did you know that the majority of your oral bacteria live and flourish on your tongue? Well, it's true and it explains why tongue scraping is a simple but important element of regular mouthcare. Scraping is easily accomplished with an inexpensive tool you can pick up from any drugstore. (If you don't want to [...]

Is The Health Of Your Smile At Risk From Bruxism?

Protecting your teeth from nighttime grinding is essential for maintaining a healthy, gleaming smile. Dr. Robert Harrell and his skilled team at Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne frequently find themselves delivering the news to a surprised patient that grinding (clinically known as bruxism) is an issue. Telltale indications that can be detected during regular checkups include [...]

Straighten Your Teeth at Adult Dentistry, Your Invisalign Headquarters

Make Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne your first choice for securing Invisalign clear braces in Charlotte. Dr. Robert Harrell has extensive experience in all facets of cosmetic dentistry, including straightening teeth with Invisalign. To learn more about how this simple treatment can completely remake your smile, check out this video: Your Consultation Awaits Adult Dentistry [...]

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