Porcelain Veneers Could Change Your Appearance for the Better

Posted On Oct 30, 2014 @ 08:33 AM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

We now have an amazing repertoire in dentistry to restore the look and function of damaged or missing teeth. From tooth-colored crowns to life-like dental implants, we can turn an embarrassing smile into one you’re confident to show the world.

Veneers are a Versatile Means to Achieving a Confident Smile

Posted On Jul 1, 2014 @ 01:25 PM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

Nothing says confidence like a bright, beautiful smile. But problems with your teeth’s appearance — discoloration, abnormal shapes, or gaps — may be giving you reasons not to smile.

Padma Lakshmi's Smile: A Recipe for Beauty

Posted On Nov 28, 2013 @ 09:54 AM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

Before she began hosting the long-running TV competition Top Chef, Padma Lakshmi was a well-known model and successful cookbook author.

Hugh Jackman's Teeth

Posted On Nov 11, 2013 @ 12:50 PM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

Australian heartthrob Hugh Jackman has won international recognition for his work on stage, screen and television—including his long-running portrayal of Wolverine in the X-Men film series, and his Academy-Award-nominated starring role in Les Miserables.

Bill Rancic's Smile Helps Close the Deal

Posted On Sep 19, 2013 @ 09:21 AM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

Can having a great smile help land you a high-level business position, a TV show, and a bride? Maybe — at least if you go by the example of Bill Rancic.

Porcelain Veneers are a Viable Option for Smile Transformation

Posted On Aug 26, 2013 @ 07:03 PM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

There are a number of materials and techniques available in cosmetic dentistry that help us improve our patients' smiles. Porcelain veneers stand out as one of the most popular and least interventional of these options.

Full Mouth Reconstruction Procedures

Posted On Mar 22, 2012 @ 11:19 AM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

In this blog post, Columbia cosmetic dentist Nick Pournaras reviews some of the most commonly performed full mouth reconstruction procedures.

Porcelain Veneers Risks and Benefits

Posted On Jan 25, 2012 @ 01:38 AM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

Porcelain veneers are one of the most versatile and popular options available for patients who want to enhance the appearance of their smiles. Learn about the risks and benefits of treatment right here.

Causes of Tooth Discoloration

Posted On Jan 18, 2012 @ 03:37 AM by Nicholas Pournaras, D.M.D.

There are many different substances that can make your teeth yellow or discolored. By identifying these substances, you can avoid them or use moderation to help keep you smile bright and white.