Cosmetic Dentistry

Welcome to the Art of Dentistry News Room. Below is a list of the latest press releases written about Dr. Robin Rutherford and our general and cosmetic dentistry practice. Click on any of the links below to read the most recent news regarding our latest treatments, techniques, technologies, and other pertinent dentistry information.

Excess gum tissue around the teeth is commonly referred to as a “gummy smile.” This common condition can cause many individuals to feel self-conscious about their appearance. There are a few potential causes of a gum-centric smile, such as genetics, a hyperactive upper lip, an irregular bite, and other factors. Fortunately, there are options designed to effectively improve a gummy smile with long-term results. Dental fixes that address the asymmetrical gum-to-teeth ratio typically modify the gumline’s position to make teeth […]

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Woman smiling during tooth examination

White spots or white spot lesions may develop on teeth for a variety of reasons. It is difficult to determine just one cause of white spots as there are so many ways that could lead to this type of discoloration. Luckily, white spots can be treated, and oftentimes prevented with proper oral hygiene maintenance. Our team at The Art of Dentistry, led by cosmetic dentist Dr. Robin Rutherford, strives to give our patients the best dental care possible while informing […]

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