Do you dread going to the dentist? Many people experience anxiety when they think about visiting their local dental care provider. You might be afraid of pain, or perhaps you’ve had negative experiences in the past. Some people avoid the dentist because they hate needles. Whatever your reasons for anxiety are, there are ways to conquer your fears. Sedation Dentistry in Las Cruces, combined with other techniques for cutting stress, can help make taking care of your oral health much easier.
Painted Skies Dental Blog
September 4, 2017
August 26, 2017
You walk out of your new client meeting determined that you are going to do something about your smile! You tend to hide your teeth whenever you meet someone new, and it makes face-to-face new client meetings extremely awkward. There must be a way to repair the chips and staining that make you feel so uncomfortable about showing your smile. You are right! Porcelain veneers in Las Cruces may be just the solution you’re looking for.
August 19, 2017
Now is an exciting time of year as your child gets ready to head back to the classroom to start a new grade. To ensure they start it off right, you have a detailed to-do list with all the school supplies and appointments that are needed. However, you could be missing something on your list—an appointment with their dentist in Las Cruces. Before the school year starts, now is the perfect time to schedule a preventive visit for a cleaning and checkup. By making it a priority now, you can help to prevent a bigger issue interrupting their school year later.
July 14, 2017
More often than not, when people think of orthodontic braces they picture metal brackets and wires. However, there is an alternative. Invisalign uses clear plastic aligners to move your teeth. These braces can often address the same orthodontic problems as traditional braces, but it a much more discreet fashion. If you’re considering Invisalign in Las Cruces, then please read on to get answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about this orthodontic system.
June 21, 2017
When you struggle with a compromised tooth it impacts your daily life in many ways. Eating can become difficult and even impossible with certain foods because you can’t properly chew it. Smiling and talking to others may feel embarrassing, as sometimes a missing tooth affects your speech. You may also feel self conscious about the appearance of your smile. The good news is that there are excellent solutions for replacing your missing tooth, and you might be a candidate for dental implants in Las Cruces.
June 6, 2017
Your time is very valuable. With your daily work and family commitments, you often do not have the time for multiple or lengthy appointments with your dentist in Las Cruces. As a result, you may be tempted to put necessary treatments on hold. At Painted Skies Dental Center, we understand you need more flexible options, which is why we embrace the latest technologies to offer convenient services. With CEREC technology, we provide same-day dentistry to take the headache and hassle out of receiving a dental restoration.
May 25, 2017
Healthy tooth enamel yellows over time. Teeth whitening in Las Cruces lifts stains from deep within your tooth structure, producing a dazzling smile quickly and comfortably. Look years younger in time for summer with a cosmetic dentistry consultation at Painted Skies Dental Center where Drs. Ramon and Natalie Ortiz really love bringing out the best in your oral health and smile aesthetics.
May 6, 2017
Are you fearful of going to the dentist? Your dentist in Las Cruces, Dr. Ramon Ortiz and Dr. Natalie Ortiz, understands how easily both children and adults can fall prey to dental phobia. So, they have created a patient-friendly environment at Painted Skies Dental Center and offer sedation dentistry options to calm and sooth so you can get your treatments done. The result will be a happy and healthy smile!
April 19, 2017
The health of your teeth and gums influences your overall health. Tooth decay, gum disease, tooth loss, and poorly aligned bite all interplay with how the rest of your body functions. Dr. Ramon M. Ortiz and Dr. Natalie J. Ortiz recommend all children and adults come to Painted Skies Dental Center for preventive dental services, especially the six-month exam and cleaning. Your diligence at home, combined with great care from your dentist in Las Cruces, will yield a strong, attractive smile and better systemic well-being.
March 12, 2017
If you could straighten your crooked smile easily, would you? Yes, you think, I certainly would, but who wants to wear all that metal hardware? I am just too old for all that. Well, your dentist in Las Cruces at Painted Skies Dental Center has the perfect solution for the reluctant orthodontic patient. Called Invisalign, these clear acrylic aligners fix all kinds of orthodontic problems without the discomfort, long treatment times or obvious appearance of traditional metal brackets and wires. They work well for older teens and adults who have a wide array of smile issues. Chances are you qualify for Invisalign treatment.