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Our goal at Uptown Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry is not to only be the leading source for Houston cosmetic dentistry, but to also serve as a resource to people with helpful knowledge, tips, and facts as you are doing your research on selecting a cosmetic dentist. We strive to be as transparent as possible and try to answer as many questions in our bi-weekly blogs.


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3 Reasons Why You Should Get the All-on-Four Procedure

So, a few weeks ago we answered some of the biggest questions about the All-on-Four procedure. Now we will go through the three biggest reasons why you should get the All-on-Four procedure at Uptown Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry. 1. Dr. Velasco’s Experience The most important reason why you should get the All-on-Four procedure is because of the experienced doctor that will be performing the procedure. When it… Read More »


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What are the Advantages of Dental Implants?

Did you know that 69% of adults ages 35 to 44 have lost at least one of their permanent teeth? Did you also know that by age 74, 26% of all adults have lost every single one of their permanent teeth? There’s no need to worry, though. We have a solution. Dental implants from Uptown Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry can give anybody a beautiful new smile. Keep… Read More »


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3 Tips for Choosing Your Houston-Area Cosmetic Dentist

Your smile can literally change your life. Does that sound crazy? Well, think about it, often times your smile is the very first thing that people notice about you. That being said, choosing the right Houston-area cosmetic dentist is a potentially life-changing decision. We have three quick tips on how to find the right Houston-area cosmetic dentist to help change your life for the better. 1. Look… Read More »


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What is The All-On-Four Procedure?

Missing teeth or ill-fitting dentures can be a pain in the you-know-what. However, with the All-on-Four treatment from Dr. Velasco at Uptown Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry, patients can transition to fixed, permanent teeth in one day. If you don’t know what the All-on-Four treatment is, keep reading to find out! New Teeth In One Day With the All-on-Four treatment from Dr. Velasco and his experienced staff at… Read More »


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Cosmetic Dentistry: Houston, We Can Fix Your Dental Problem

Your smile is one of the first things that others notice about you. If you have dental problems that affect the appearance of your smile, you are probably very conscious of that fact. You might cover your mouth when you smile or laugh to try to cover up problems like stained, cracked or missing teeth. We have good news for you. You don’t have to cover up… Read More »


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What to Know About Visiting a Houston Dental Implant Specialist

Dealing with missing teeth can be a difficult experience. However, while going to a dental implant specialist may seem intimidating, it is your best bet for getting those missing teeth taken care of. Advanced techniques have made implant surgeries highly successful and effective. In order for you to feel more comfortable when you visit a Houston dental implant specialist, here is a rundown of the typical process.… Read More »


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How to Choose an Implant Dentist

If you are wanting to improve your smile through dental implants, it is very important that you choose the right implant dentist. The search can be made difficult because any dentist can call themselves an implant dentist. This is because cosmetic dentistry (including implants) is not yet recognized as a specialty within dentistry. Still, there are certain things that you can look for that reveal whether a… Read More »


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Are You Eligible for Dental Implants, Houston?

You may have heard the buzz about dental implants. They are often the best treatment for missing teeth because of their unmatched functional and aesthetic resemblance to natural teeth. While many patients are eligible for dental implants, there are some exceptions. Let’s answer the question of, “Are you eligible for dental implants, Houston? Determining Dental Implant Eligibility The first thing to do when determining your eligibility for… Read More »


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Save Your Teeth: Purge The Urge For Soda

You know that moment; when you are waiting for your movie to start at the theater and that advertisement pops up with golden buttery popcorn and that fizzy, refreshing glass of soda. The thought or desire to buy a soda wasn’t even on your radar, but now you find yourself at the concession stand fulfilling that urge. What if we told you that urge is destroying your… Read More »


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Don’t Believe The Myths About Full Mouth Reconstruction!

If you have three or more teeth missing or severely misaligned teeth and other bite problems; then you have likely researched full mouth reconstruction. Full mouth reconstruction from Dr. Velasco is a revolution in reshaping your entire smile, even the way you sound when you speak. It is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. The sad part is that there is so much misinformation about this… Read More »


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