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Jason L. Downey, DDS, Blog

May 30

At Jason L. Downey, DDS Dentistry, we customize individual smile makeovers for patients at our Southwest Las Vegas dental practice.

Apr 24

In Las Vegas, dental crowns are used by our cosmetic dentists to treat damaged areas of the teeth in our restorative dentistry practice patients.

Apr 16

Teeth whitening is a popular cosmetic dentistry procedure at our Las Vegas practice, but some patients experience tooth sensitivity after undergoing the procedure.

Mar 12
Sometimes patients are asked to take certain medications prior to visiting our dental practice, such as antibiotics or sedatives. These medications may improve the dental experience or be necessary for effective dental care. Let's look at this matter right now.
Jan 30
Your body is a system that is interconnected, meaning that problems in one part of the body can cause problems in other parts of the body. Let’s look at some of the ways that dental health can affect your general health.
Dec 7

Our Las Vegas cosmetic dentists at Jason L. Downey, DDS Dentistry review the differences between the invisalign® system and porcelain veneers.

Sep 30

Today we delivered a case for one of our great patients who has broken just about everything in his mouth.  It was a long haul but he is thrilled!

Jan 12

On Friday January 7, 2011 the Department of Health and Human Services announced a revision in their recommended levels for optimally fluoridating community water systems.  They are continuing to recommend that community water supplies be fluoridated, but have lowered the high end of the range considered optimal.

Jun 24

Swelling, discomfort, stiffness and a small amount of bleeding following oral surgery is normal and expected.   By following these instructions all of these can be kept to a minimum.

 

Jun 2

On CNN's website they cite dental sealants as one source of BPA.  We also know that BPA can be found in most tooth colored (composite) filling materials so we felt it was important to educate our patients on this issue.  We refer you to a statement that has been posted on the website of the American Dental Association(ADA) since 2008, and which has been provided to CNN:

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