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WHICH PATIENTS IN THE LAS VEGAS, NV AREA ARE CONSIDERED PRIME CANDIDATES FOR INVISALIGN TREATMENT?

WHICH PATIENTS IN THE LAS VEGAS, NV AREA ARE CONSIDERED PRIME CANDIDATES FOR INVISALIGN TREATMENT?

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


Correcting the alignment of the smile as well as the bite is a common request from patients who visit Dr. Christopher Lim and his team at Hillside Dental. Patients in the Las Vegas, NV area want to learn more about the ways in which they can do so without traditional braces. Many patients avoid braces because of their appearance. These metal brackets and wires cover the smile and can be a source of embarrassment, especially for adults. There have been many advances in the development of orthodontic alternatives. In fact, patients now have the option to enjoy treatment and realignment …


TEETH STRAIGHTENING FOR ADULTS IN LAS VEGAS DISCREET AND COMFORTABLE

TEETH STRAIGHTENING FOR ADULTS IN LAS VEGAS DISCREET AND COMFORTABLE

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


In the adult world, there is an unspoken expectation of “beauty,” specifically as it relates to the smile. We typically do not expect to see an adult with crooked, crowded teeth, nor do we expect to see an adult sporting a metallic smile. Understanding this view of beauty, adults whose crooked smiles have not been corrected can end up feeling embarrassed about their appearance. Teeth straightening for adults offered in our Las Vegas dental office At Hillside dental in the South Las Vegas area, adults and many teens can discover that orthodontic treatment really isn’t what they may have thought. …


STUDY EMPHASIZES THE IMPORTANCE OF PROPER TEETH ALIGNMENT FOR PATIENTS IN SOUTHWEST LAS VEGAS

STUDY EMPHASIZES THE IMPORTANCE OF PROPER TEETH ALIGNMENT FOR PATIENTS IN SOUTHWEST LAS VEGAS

Posted on: August 19, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


It may not seem fair and it may not be generous of spirit, but it is true – humans make snap judgments about others based on appearance. Especially in American culture, those opinions are influenced by your smile. Teeth that are properly aligned contribute to an appealing smile. Dr. Christopher Lim of Hillside Dental helps patients throughout the Southwest Las Vegas area get straight teeth with Invisalign. A recent study by Kelton, a market research consultant, reveals some interesting details about the importance of straight teeth. A group of 1,047 Americans were asked to give their honest impressions about people …


AM I TOO OLD FOR INVISALIGN EVEN IF IT IS AVAILABLE NEAR ME IN LAS VEGAS?

AM I TOO OLD FOR INVISALIGN EVEN IF IT IS AVAILABLE NEAR ME IN LAS VEGAS?

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


The older we get, the more we may catch ourselves thinking that certain things are meant for younger people. This mindset is unfortunately applicable to smile straightening. For more than fifty years, the timing for braces has been during the teen years. This standard of practice has not changed and, as it applies to conventional braces, may be most acceptable for the teen patient. Where does this leave the adult patient who wonders, “Am I too old for braces?” Misalignment is a concern for both the smile’s appearance and to oral health as a whole. This is true regardless of …


LAS VEGAS AREA PATIENTS ASK IF INVISALIGN TREATMENT IS AFFORDABLE

LAS VEGAS AREA PATIENTS ASK IF INVISALIGN TREATMENT IS AFFORDABLE

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


To address malocclusion, or misalignment of the teeth, many patients need to see a specialist called an orthodontist. Often, they decide to move forward with traditional metal braces. Dr. Christopher Lim of Hillside Dental in Las Vegas understands that many patients are turned off by the idea of using this method to improve their smiles, so he provides an alternative known as Invisalign. Many patients who hear about Invisalign are excited to know that there is a discreet treatment that can provide the same results. The good news is that Invisalign can be affordable for patients even on the tightest …


WHAT IS THE COST OF INVISALIGN FOR LAS VEGAS, NV AREA PATIENTS?

WHAT IS THE COST OF INVISALIGN FOR LAS VEGAS, NV AREA PATIENTS?

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


At Hillside Dental, Dr. Christopher Lim is proud to provide a wide selection of services. Whether patients have a restoration concern or a cosmetic issue, his practice has solutions. When men and women are interested in orthodontic treatment, they often believe that traditional braces are the only way to achieve results. Fortunately, there’s another way! The cost and time needed for Invisalign service is comparable to traditional braces. What is Invisalign? Dr. Christopher Lim describes Invisalign as aligner tray therapy. Invisalign works by using transparent plastic trays that fit over the teeth and provide gentle repositioning of the dental arch. …


RECLAIM YOUR SMILE WITH ONE DAY CEREC CROWNS IN LAS VEGAS

RECLAIM YOUR SMILE WITH ONE DAY CEREC CROWNS IN LAS VEGAS

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


Your smile is one of the first things that people see, and if you have suffered a dental injury or have tooth decay, a dentist can help you restore your smile. Depending on the type of injury or decay that you have, a CEREC crown that is fitted and applied to your tooth in one day may be a good option for you. Dr. Lim and his team at Hillside Dental in Las Vegas use the latest CEREC technology to provide you with the perfect restoration. Overview of CEREC crowns and what to expect at your visit CEREC crowns use …


VISIT LAS VEGAS, NV DENTAL PRACTICE TO LEARN ABOUT INVISALIGN INVISIBLE BRACES

VISIT LAS VEGAS, NV DENTAL PRACTICE TO LEARN ABOUT INVISALIGN INVISIBLE BRACES

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


Misaligned teeth are often a cosmetic concern, but a dentist in Las Vegas, NV may also educate patients on how a poorly aligned bite can also impact the teeth. Wear can occur when patients have a cross bite, overbite, or underbite. However, they may avoid using metal brackets and wires to restore the alignment of the smile. They may feel embarrassed. This is when a dental professional such as Dr. Christopher Lim may suggest invisible braces called Invisalign. What is Invisalign? Invisalign is a way of realigning the smile without brackets and wires. Instead, this method is known as aligner …


CAN TEEN PATIENTS IN LAS VEGAS ENJOY INVISALIGN SERVICES?

CAN TEEN PATIENTS IN LAS VEGAS ENJOY INVISALIGN SERVICES?

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


Invisalign has become a popular option for teen patients at Hillside Dental. Las Vegas, Nevada area patients often visit our practice to learn about this amazing solution to misalignment.


WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF INVISALIGN BRACES FOR LAS VEGAS AREA PATIENTS?

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF INVISALIGN BRACES FOR LAS VEGAS AREA PATIENTS?

Posted on: August 29, 2019

By: Dr. Christopher Lim


Patients in Las Vegas, Nevada who are interested in straightening their teeth are welcome to speak to the team at Hillside Dental about Invisalign braces. Unlike traditional metal braces, Invisalign braces allow patients to improve the alignment of their teeth without dealing with brackets and wires covering the smile for months or years. Invisalign explained Dr. Christopher Lim of Hillside Dental is a quality dentist in Las Vegas who is excited to offer this orthodontic alternative. Instead of having to visit an orthodontist, patients can work with the dentist they already know and trust with their smile! Invisalign works by …


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