Common TMJ Symptoms

One of the reasons TMJ is so often left untreated for so long is that its symptoms are easy to confuse for those of other conditions. Many Gibsonia-area residents suffer from TMJ without knowing it or even suspecting they need to be checked for it. Of course, diagnosing a condition is the first step toward fixing it. You can't find relief from your TMJ headaches until you confirm once and for all that you're suffering from TMJ. That's why we urge you to arrange a consultation with our dentists
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Am I A Candidate For Dental Veneers?

Dental veneers are becoming one of today's most sought-after cosmetic dentistry services, and for good reason. Porcelain veneers represent a strong, stable, durable option for repairing common damage to teeth. With dental veneers, your teeth will look bright, white and photogenic. But with any cosmetic procedure, the paramount question becomes, “Is this right for me?” At Dentonics, Inc., we are committed to ensuring you only undergo those procedures that are right for you and your specific
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Warning Signs of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a serious condition – if left untreated, it can even prove fatal because of the increased risk for poor heart health. So if you're a Pittsburgh-area resident and you suffer from sleep apnea, you need to get the condition diagnosed and treated as soon as possible. There is no time to waste. But how do you begin to suspect you might have sleep apnea? How do you know when it's appropriate to speak to Dentonics about your situation? Keep an eye out for some of the following
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Invisalign Candidacy

Would you like to correct crooked teeth to achieve a straight, beautiful smile? If so, Invisalign might be the right option to give you the smile that you have always desired. Invisalign is a cosmetic dental treatment that uses a series of clear, plastic aligner trays to align teeth and fix bite problems. Invisalign is often a desirable option to adults because it is virtually invisible and the aligners are removable for meals and to brush your teeth. This allows you to eat all of your favorite
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The Dental Implant Process

At our office, we work hard to ensure you have as much information as possible about your procedure. We believe that an informed patient is a relaxed patient. If you're a Pittsburgh-area resident and you have questions about dental implants, we'll help you learn as much as possible about the implant process so you can plan accordingly. The first thing to understand is that the dental implant process takes a little time. But the end result is an exceptionally strong, durable, inconspicuous tooth
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Pittsburgh Magazine’s Top Dentists 2016

We understand you have a lot of options for dental services in Pittsburgh. There are a lot of dentists who want your business, and you have to choose one of them. We know that it's not an easy choice. At Dentonics, Inc, we take tremendous pride in the quality of our care. We work incredibly hard to ensure our patients have pleasant trips to our office and walk away satisfied with their results. So we're proud to announce that Dr. Quartuccio and Dr. Frye have been named two of Pittsbugh Magazine's
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Professional Teeth Whitening Options

A bright, white, photogenic smile is incredibly important, and there's no doubt that many people in the Pittsburgh area are interested in teeth whitening. Because of this interest, teeth whitening has become big business. There are lots of options if you're looking for whitening. This being the case, you might wonder why you should come to our office for whitening instead of choosing one of the many over-the-counter options available to you. These products seem to offer a simple, convenient whitening
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How Does Invisalign Work?

If you are considering traditional metal braces for correcting misalignments, gaps, overbites, underbites and other common dental alignment problems, Invisalign might be a good option for you. Invisalign straightens smiles by using a series of virtually invisible plastic aligner trays that are worn by the patient the majority of the day for a specified treatment period to gradually fix alignment issues. At your Invisalign appointment, custom fitted plastic aligner trays will be molded to fit your
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National Dental Hygiene Month

When it comes to general dentistry, there's really no substitute for taking control of your own oral health. There's a lot you can do in the comfort of your own home to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Why are we reminding you of this now? Because October is National Dental Hygiene Month, and while we believe dental hygiene is a year-round endeavor, this is an excellent occasion to pause and reflect on just how simple oral health can be. Dental hygiene is incredibly important, but it's
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How Should I Care For Dentures?

Dentures are an excellent option for Pittsburgh-area residents who are looking to replace a large number of missing teeth. Dentures from our experienced dentists will look great and last you a long time. Of course, if you want your dentures to last as long as possible, it's important that you care for them properly. Careful maintenance will keep your dentures sound and beautiful for a long time. How should you care for your dentures? It's important to clean them every day- in fact, you should
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