Dr. Konig's Cosmetic Dentistry Blog

Houston Cosmetic Dentist Serving Sugar Land, The Woodlands, Pearland, & Nearby Areas of Texas

May 20, 2019
There are numerous articles about overbite and underbite correction online, both  Surgical and Non-surgical. It is important patient's understand their options as well as address the causes of misaligned jaws and bites. Non-surgical overbite/underbite correction can often be accomplished with... Read More
May 20, 2019
Both the smile makeover procedure and full mouth rejuvenation can have a profound impact on the look and feel of your smile. One, however, is primarily aesthetic, focusing on cosmetic issues, while the other takes a more comprehensive approach in addressing functional, orthodontic, and... Read More
May 06, 2019
One of the biggest downsides to teeth whitening is tooth sensitivity. Some methods, like store-bought kits, are more likely to result in sensitivity because they are relatively poor at controlling solution seepage. Lower quality over-the-counter solutions can exacerbate this sensitivity and may... Read More
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
May 05, 2019
  A patient’s jaw alignment can affect their overall health and appearance.  Correction of the the jaw position most often results in more beautiful and symmetrical face as well as comfort and health. Patients often seek help for non-surgical overbite and non-surgical underbite correction in... Read More
April 30, 2019
Porcelain Veneers can be used for multiple cosmetic dentistry and restorative purposes.  There is no such thing the best porcelain veneers, as it is an art and science.  This porcelain veneer case shows opaque veneers, lack of embrasure space closure, as well as overbite causing TMJ pain. The... Read More
April 24, 2019
Many patients have seen multiple physicians and other medical practitioners seeking relief for headaches, earaches, and jaw pain to no avail. Often medications are prescribed that make patients drowsy.  Additionally, poor sleep and snoring are often symptoms as well as TMJ pain. The importance of... Read More
April 05, 2019
There are many ways to approach underbite and overbite treatment as well as facial asymmetry jaw issues. Treatment recommendations are based on the dentist’s/orthodontist’s perspective and thinking and knowledge of different treatment modalities.  When treated jaw and bite issues there is much more... Read More
March 27, 2019
  There have been numerous questions regarding facial asymmetry. Traditional dentistry has no interest in what biologyor physiology of person is. Physiologic Dentistry or Neurmuscular Dentistry addresses these issues. Facial asymmetry cases often present in our office for two primary reasons:... Read More
March 20, 2019
Oral splints look similar to sports mouth guards and are often used in the preliminary stages of TMJ treatment. When used in this manner, a TMJ splint may be useful in helping to determine your correct bite alignment. Initial-stage TMJ treatment with an oral splint may take three months or more... Read More
Category: TMJ
March 15, 2019
Cosmetic Dentistry is to enhance the smile and make the teeth look esthetic.  This can be done with several or multiple porcelain veneers, bonding, crowns, or whitening. With Functional Cosmetic Dentistry or Full Mouth Reconstruction usually more teeth are involved and the TMJ issues, jaw alignment... Read More