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Ask A Dentist About Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry has really taken off lately, and many of our Royal Oak, MI dentistry customers are asking us how cosmetic dentistry might work for them. When you ask a dentist about cosmetic dentistry, you'll get good advice because your dentist is experienced, here to help, and familiar with the pros and cons of cosmetic dentistry. If you have questions about cosmetic dentistry, ...

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Healthy Teeth in Royal Oak

Are you one of the fortunate Royal Oak people with healthy teeth? Would you like to keep them healthy for the rest of your life? Many dental clients believe that keeping their teeth healthy into the golden years is unlikely if not impossible. At Duffield Dentistry, we are happy to assure you that this is a myth. With proper dental hygiene, regular dental exams and cleanings, and a healthy ...

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Royal Oak Whiter Smiles

Wishing for a Royal Oak whiter smile but not sure how to get it? New to Michigan smile tooth whitening lingo? At Duffield Dentistry, we educate clients on the variety of affordable teeth whiting treatments; from whitening trays to teeth bleaching. We do smile whitening every day. Almost every toothpaste claims to whiten teeth, but as we age our teeth gradually turn yellow or gray, despite all ...

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Royal Oak Tooth Restoration: Dental Implants and Dental Bridges

When my Royal Oak clients ask me about tooth restoration, I usually tell them about fixed (or 'traditional') dental bridges or tooth implants. A dental bridge is an artificial tooth which replaces a missing tooth. The false tooth (called a 'pontic') is fused to porcelain crowns on either side of the missing tooth. Tooth replacement has been a highly requested procedure at my Royal Oak ...

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Bright and Healthy Smiles

It doesn't take a great deal of research to understand that bright and healthy smiles are more attractive. Everybody in Michigan likes to see a great smile, and having a great smile is not only healthy for your mouth, but healthy for your self esteem, too. I'm Dr. Lawrence Duffield, and I am a Dentist serving the Royal Oak community with dental services including cosmetic dentistry. We call ...

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Periodontal Disease in Michigan

Periodontal disease in Michigan is more common than you might think, and can be cured with varying degrees of treatment depending on the severity. What is periodontal disease? According to an article on Wikipedia, periodontal disease is 'the name of a collection of inflammatory diseases affecting the tissues that surround and support the teeth.' Periodontal disease, more commonly called ...

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Local Dentistry

Dr. Larry Duffield specializes in local dentistry to provide that special dental care for our Royal Oak, Michigan dental patients.  Duffield Dentistry provides local dentistry services to our neighboring areas including North Detroit, Berkley and Warren. Our most popular local dentistry procedure is cosmetic dentistry. You can contact Dr. Larry Duffield about cosmetic dentistry, or any ...

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Royal Oak Cosmetic Dentistry at Duffield Dentistry

Do you have a damaged tooth that causes you embarrassment? Even if all your other teeth are nicely shaped and pearly white, guess what other people notice? Yep, the ugly duckling. You have probably experienced that yourself when you have looked at a smile that contains one discolored tooth. No matter how hard you try, the unsightly one is impossible to ignore. A beautiful smile is an important ...

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Pediatric Dentistry

If you have children in the N. Detroit area, there is no better time to consider pediatric dentistry than right now. The best time to start your children on a pediatric dentistry program is when their teeth first appear. This may seem a bit early, however it is a great time to become acquainted with pediatric dentistry options, learn training techniques for teaching your children, and ...

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Healthy Teeth and Your Diet

Maintaining healthy teeth is an important concern for our local Royal Oak residents. As your Dentist, it's my job to help you understand how to care for your teeth and to keep them healthy. Everyone knows that maintaining healthy teeth requires regular daily brushing and flossing. Regular visits to your local dental practice is also necessary to keep watch for cavities and to help you maintain ...

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