Is Chronic Bad Breath Dampening Your Smile?

As the holidays unfold around us, bringing social interactions into our routine, is bad breath dampening your smile enthusiasm? If your breath is making you feel self-conscious and less confident, take heart. While bad breath is not uncommon and can stem from a variety of causes–they are all treatable. Dr. and our team at in… Read more »

A Porcelain Crown Is Often Called for in Cosmetic Dentistry

Staining issues, chips and old fillings can often mar the appearance of a tooth. Having one or more unappealing teeth in your smile can leave you feeling socially awkward. In a cosmetic dentistry case like this Dr. might recommend restoring the tooth with a porcelain crown. Dr. will first want to examine the tooth and… Read more »

A Dental Bleaching Treatment Can Brighten Even the Darkest Stained Teeth

Your tooth enamel has microscopic pores that can trap small dark particles from your food and drink. As time passes these stains can penetrate deeper and deeper into the tooth enamel. The depth of the stains will determine the best method to whiten the smile. It’s wise to consult with Dr. before starting any whitening… Read more »

A Lip Injury Might Require Some Basic First Aid

It’s relatively common for someone to nip their lip or bite the edge of it while eating or chewing gum. This rarely results in any significant injury. At the same time there have been some freak accidents, often resulting from a fall or blow to the face, where a person has seriously injured their lip…. Read more »

Brighten Your Smile with Our White Fillings

At Dearborn West Dental, we offer composite (white) dental fillings for our patients in Dearborn, Michigan needing a dental restoration for their smile. Dr. Robert Farber and Dr. Corey Farber are committed to our patient’s well-being as well as your oral health. This is why we are happy to offer white dental fillings for our patient’s… Read more »

Is a Porcelain Dental Crown a Good Fit for Your Smile?

At Dearborn West Dental, the full-service, family-friendly practice of Dr. Robert Farber and Dr. Corey Farber, we are happy to offer dental crowns for our patients in Dearborn, Michigan, and the neighboring communities. Our crowns are custom designed and made to match your natural teeth to blend in with your smile so that you can smile… Read more »

The Instructions on How to Floss a Child’s Smile

If you want your child to have the best oral health possible, then it’s important to get them started on a proper oral hygiene routine at an early age. This means that you will need to brush their teeth twice a day, floss their smile once a day, and rinse their mouth daily with mouthwash…. Read more »

Improving Your Smile With Gum Contouring

There’s nothing like a big, vibrant smile to brighten up someone’s day. And there are a variety of cosmetic dental procedures available to help you have the great smile you’ve always wanted. But although you might not think about it, your gums play a large role in the look of your smile. And shaping your… Read more »

Is It Time to Retire Your Toothbrush?

Buying a new toothbrush can be a pain when there are so many styles to choose from, but reusing an old or unsanitary toothbrush is worse. Our team at encourages you to protect your oral health by only cleaning your teeth with a safe toothbrush. If you’re questioning whether it’s time to throw out your… Read more »

How to Treat Tooth Sensitivity at Home

Tooth sensitivity can occur because of many reasons, but it generally develops when your tooth enamel has been worn away or when your gums have receded from your teeth and have exposed the gums. Either way, tooth sensitivity can be extremely annoying and inconvenient. If you currently suffer from tooth sensitivity, our team is here… Read more »