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Frequently Asked Questions At Our Dentist Office in Novi, MI

At Dr. James Ross, Family, Cosmetic & Laser Dentistry in Novi, MI, we specialize in knowing everything about your smile so you don’t have to. Don’t see your question below? Feel free to submit your inquiry using our online form, explore our website, or call 248-697-2487 today.

  • Q: Do I Need CPAP For My Sleep Apnea?
    A:

    Sleep apnea is a condition that will affect millions of Americans. The most common way to treat sleep apnea is with a CPAP, but patients often find the CPAP uncomfortable and refuse to wear it. For many forms of sleep apnea and snoring, we’re able to treat the patient with a comfortable oral appliance. The appliance pushes the lower jaw forward to make sure the airway stays open during sleep. The appliance is small, easy to use, and does not disrupt you sleep or your bed partner’s sleep.

  • Q: Can You Correct Flaws In My Smile?
    A:

    Absolutely! Dr. James Ross is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) and has been recognized and honored for his expertise. When it comes to smile flaws, Dr. Ross frequently places dental veneers, which are extremely thin and very durable shells that are affixed to the teeth to conceal chips, cracks, deep stains, irregularities, and even small gaps between teeth.

  • Q: Why should I go to a dentist for filler treatments?
    A:

    Many spas simply administer filler treatments without any anesthetic. At our practice, we will use topical anesthetic so you won’t feel a thing while you’re improving the look of your skin. And we can combine filler treatments with dental cleanings and exams for your convenience!

  • Q: What are the advantages of in-office teeth whitening from my dentist
    A:

    Faster, more effective, safer. Dr. Ross will use a potent whitening gel that will whiten your teeth in a fraction of the time of take-home whitening kits. He’ll also protect your gums and lips with a light-cured barrier so the whitening gel stays exactly where it’s supposed to – on your teeth.

  • Q: Why should I choose clear braces over traditional metal braces
    A:

    Clear braces like Invisalign and ClearCorrect are often just as effective as traditional wire braces but without all the metal. They are more comfortable, discreet, removable, and do not require adjustment appointments.

  • Q: What’s the difference between dental implants and dentures
    A:

    Dental implants are a prosthetic restorative dentistry option that replaces your missing teeth, including the root. In comparison, traditional dentures restore function by providing a new set of teeth that rest on your gums; they do not replace tooth roots and are held in place by adhesive.

Get expert help answering your questions. Call Dr. James Ross, Family, Cosmetic & Laser Dentistry at 248-697-2487 or fill out our online form to submit any dental inquiry you may have.

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