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May 27, 2016
teeth-whitening2 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Your Not-So-Final Dental Quiz

College students are wrapping up their spring semesters, and some are already finished. In that spirit, we are offering a “final” of sorts for you. The […]
May 25, 2016
decay_prevention_5 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Bad Connection: Diabetes And Gum Disease

We are a little concerned about the growing diabetes problem in North Carolina. In 1997, 4.4 percent of Tar Heel State residents had been told that […]
May 23, 2016
wisdom_tooth_removal_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Think Simple To Improve Your Smile

In the art world, minimalism was a movement that emerged in the 1950s. The artwork included sculptures and paintings that used single techniques to create or […]
May 20, 2016
same_day_smile_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

How Can Cone Beam Tech Help Your Oral Health?

Sam* stepped into the machine. The people in the white coats assured him it would be OK. As he waited, lights appeared on Sam’s face. The […]
May 18, 2016
tooth-colored_fillings_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

You Can’t Regrow It, So Rebuild Your Smile

An alligator can regrow a single tooth up to 50 times in its lifetime. Some species of shark can regrow their teeth up to 24,000 times. […]
May 16, 2016
I’m in Pain or Have Discomfort __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Cause, Treatment, & Prevention Of Root Canals

Many people feel their hearts beat a little faster and notice their blood pressure rise when they learn the news. You may have felt it, too, […]
May 13, 2016
snoring_sleep_apnea_solutions_1 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Sleep Apnea: More Than Just Snoring

If you live with someone who snores constantly, you probably find it pretty annoying. Whether you share a bed, a room, or the same hallway, you […]
May 11, 2016
preventative_orthodontics_adult_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Three Steps To Managing Dental Anxiety

Do you have odontophobia? Do you know someone with odontophobia? This is a fear of the dentist, and it is one of the most common fears […]
May 9, 2016
cosmetic_dentistry_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

How Will You Straighten Your Teeth?

In our modern world, many patients have options about how to straighten their teeth and improve the appearance of their smiles. Have you hear of Invisalign? […]
May 6, 2016
tooth_removal_extractions_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Could A Bone Graft Help You Replace Lost Teeth?

If you have followed this blog, you have probably read more than one reference to dental implants. These are one of the most important inventions in […]
May 4, 2016
Make an Appointment(2) __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

A Dental Bridge Can Span Your Smile Gap

Is something missing from your smile? Do you wish you had a full set of teeth, or, at least, something that felt like a full set […]
May 2, 2016
tooth-colored_fillings_2 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Are You Looking For A New Dentist?

The Research Triangle is a great place to live and work, which is why it never surprises us to learn that new families have moved into […]
April 29, 2016
veneers_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Dental Implants Do More To Restore Smiles

A human adult has 32 teeth. If his or her wisdom teeth have been removed, then he or she has 28 teeth. And yet the average […]
April 27, 2016
veneers_1 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Lighten Your Teeth To Look Younger

Right or wrong, Americans are obsessed with looking younger. One indication of that is the fact that Americans have spent more than $12 billion (that is […]
April 25, 2016
decay_prevention_2 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

A Quick Quiz About Gum Disease

During routine cleanings and examinations, dentists check for tooth decay and gum disease. How much to do you know about gum disease? Do you know how […]
April 22, 2016
dental_anxiety_1 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

How Would You Handle A Dental Emergency?

If you have teeth or you know someone with teeth, then some day, you may have to deal with a dental emergency. Most of us have […]
April 20, 2016
veneers_2 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

Educate Yourself About Oral Cancer

You could list a number of reasons why you should make regular visits to the dentist. After all, general dentistry is about keeping your mouth as […]
April 18, 2016
smile_makeover_3 __Sunrise Dental | Chapel Hill | Durham | Raleigh | Cary, NC

The Unfortunate Impact Of Wisdom Teeth

As adults, we have four kinds of permanent teeth in our mouths. Our largest teeth are our molars. These are the bigger, flatter teeth in the […]