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Correct Your Child’s Teeth Before They Need Braces
Added on: January 2, 2022
three young girls

Tired of braces? No parent wants to talk braces. They’re expensive, they require a ton of check-ups, and they’re not exactly fun for your child. Of course, the alternative isn’t so great either: misaligned teeth that get more misaligned with age. Over time, a crooked smile can end up causing… Read More…

Posted In: Orthodontics
Are Guided Dental Implants Better?
Added on: January 2, 2022

At most dental offices across the country, dental implants are complicated. There is a myriad of factors that go into the success (or failure) of implants, including materials, digital planning, anesthesia, prosthodontics, and, perhaps most importantly whether or not they’re guided. If you’re in the market for dental implants, you… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Implants
Are Amazon Veneers Legit?
Added on: October 18, 2021
man smiling

People are always trying to find new, more cost-effective ways to enhance their smiles. Sometimes, these creative methods actually work. Baking soda, for example, can kill harmful bacteria in your mouth, protecting your teeth from decay. But there are a lot of home remedies and off-brand dental solutions that don’t… Read More…

Broken Implant? The Smile Engineer Can Fix It
Added on: September 9, 2021
dentist teaching about implants

Your dentist tells you that you need a dental implant. You go to the oral surgeon she recommended and he places an implant. For seven years, the implant works perfectly and doesn’t hurt at all. And then, one morning while eating breakfast, the crown on your implant comes off. A… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Implants
Don’t Want Dentures? Get Omega Teeth®
Added on: September 1, 2021
dental implants patient

Every day, we see countless patients who’re tired of their dental struggles. They’re tired of getting countless fillings, root canals, and crowns. They’re tired of how much it all costs and how painful it all is. They’re tired of not having a smile that they can feel proud to show… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Implants
5 Things to Do Before Your Oral Surgery
Added on: August 25, 2021
dental office

You have an oral surgery procedure coming up soon and you’re both nervous and excited. You’re nervous because it’s surgery but you’re excited because it means a better, healthier smile. The words “oral surgery” can sound a little scary but in all actuality, the procedures that fall under this umbrella… Read More…

Posted In: Oral Surgery
What Does “Find Your Smile” Mean?
Added on: August 17, 2021
girl with flower

If you’ve been to our office, you probably already know that our motto at Stanley Dentistry is “Find Your Smile.” Those three words are everywhere from our new patient gift bags to the posters on our walls. Our team loves to say it but what does it really mean? And… Read More…

What is a Root Canal?
Added on: July 27, 2021
tooth root canal

Chances are, you’ve heard the term “root canal” more than a few times but do you know what a root canal really entails? In today’s society, root canals are synonymous with one thing: pain. A majority of people seem to believe that root canals are painful and difficult for both… Read More…

July Pet Food Drive
Added on: June 29, 2021
Pet food drive

At Stanley Dentistry, we loving giving back to the Wake County community in any way we can. We decided that this summer, we would focus our outreach efforts on our furry friends in need. Post COVID-19 life has been hard for a lot of people — which means it’s also… Read More…

Posted In: Event
A Brief History of The Dental Chair: From Wooden To Smart
Added on: May 3, 2021
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Chances are, going to see the dentist is not at the top of your to-do list. Most people don’t necessarily enjoy their trips to the dentist — even if they understand that they’re necessary. While modern-day dentistry may still make some people uncomfortable, there have been huge improvements over the… Read More…

Are Dental X-Rays Dangerous?
Added on: March 30, 2021
Stanley Dentistry in Cary, NC

Should you be worried about getting a dental x-ray? Or do the benefits outweigh the risks? Dr. David Baranowski breaks down dental x-rays and why you should get them.

Posted In: Family Dentistry
Are Whiter Teeth Healthier?
Added on: March 8, 2021

Are whiter teeth actually healthier? Or is it purely cosmetic? Our dental experts break down the difference between pretty and healthy teeth.