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Uptown News & Tips

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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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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Four Honest Reasons Why You Need Teeth Whitening

If you ask most people what one facial feature they would change if they could, the answer you will get most often is their smile. Unfortunately, not everyone has the financial means to make major changes through cosmetic dentistry Houston clinics offer. However, there are some affordable steps you can take to improve your smile that doesn’t cost prohibitive to most people. Teeth Whitening not only can… Read More »


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4 Ways Your Smile Can Affect Your Love Life

With the often celebrated as equally hated V-day behind us, many people are happy in love or desperately seeking it. More and more people are using online dating as a method of meeting potential mates as the social stigma of it has gone away. Love is beautiful but sadly it is not blind as we like to believe. When your first impression and method of attracting someone… Read More »


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Top 3 Reasons Why Dr. Velasco is Houston’s number one dentist in 77027

We know that in the world of cosmetic dentistry, Houston has a very large market and your choices are plentiful. When it comes to choosing the right prosthodontist  and dentistry practice, there are many factors that will affect your decision on who you trust with something as important as your smile.  We are confident that Dr. Roberto Velasco of Uptown Cosmetic Dentistry will be your top choice… Read More »


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