Austin Dentist Dr. John Schmid's Blog

Cosmetic Dentist Serving Austin, Bee Cave, Lakeway and Nearby Areas of Texas

June 05, 2019
From a young age, we’re told we must brush twice daily and floss once a day to protect our teeth from plaque. Hopefully, as adults, we continue following this advice, but it’s important to know a little about what we’re fighting with our toothbrushes and floss. It takes only 48 short hours for... Read More
Category: General Dentistry
May 29, 2019
The exact cost of a smile makeover is entirely dependent on the treatments and restorations included. Each of these has their own cost. Since a smile makeover typically includes more than one treatment, the cost depends on the combination. When you visit experienced cosmetic dentist Dr. John Schmid... Read More
May 17, 2019
Dr. John Schmid is an LVI-trained TMJ dentist, who can determine if symptoms you are experiencing are caused by temporomandibular joint disorder. Call our practice in Austin, at 512-329-5967, to arrange a consultation with Dr. Schmid. Yes, TMJ Disorders Cause Dizziness and Lightheadedness In... Read More
Category: TMJ
March 11, 2019
When making an investment in your smile, it’s natural to wonder how long the results of your treatment will last. Porcelain veneers are one of the best investments you can make because they can last for such a long time. Whether they last forever, a few decades, or a few years depends on how well... Read More
Category: Porcelain Veneers
January 28, 2019
Porcelain veneers are a popular way to achieve a beautiful “Hollywood” smile. If your teeth have significant cosmetic issues, porcelain veneers can be a great solution, as they can address a number of different issues at once. Porcelain veneers are long-lasting and durable, and can be a wonderful... Read More
Category: Porcelain Veneers
January 15, 2019
For almost everyone who is missing one or more teeth, a dental implant will be a good idea. Dental implants are the longest-lasting and most stable option for replacing missing teeth, and they are the only type of missing tooth treatment that actually replaces the tooth root, not just the visible... Read More
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
December 18, 2018
While dizziness on its own is probably not a sign of TMJ, if you experience dizziness on top of other symptoms it may very well point to the disorder. TMJ disorder can cause a wide variety of symptoms, some of which you wouldn’t necessarily think to associate with a disorder of the jaw, such as:... Read More
Category: TMJ
November 27, 2018
There is no such thing as an objectively “perfect” smile. Each person has their own idea of perfection and what it looks like. Austin cosmetic dentist Dr. John Schmid has worked with many patients over the years, helping them to achieve a beautiful and healthy smile that is as close to perfection... Read More
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
November 15, 2018
An in-person consultation with a dentist is necessary to evaluate whether you’re a good candidate for veneers or not. That being said, porcelain veneers are usually considered a great option to correct teeth that are too small, and improve the proportions of your smile. If you have small teeth and... Read More
Category: Porcelain Veneers
September 11, 2018
One of our most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures is porcelain veneers. This procedure utilizes custom made thin porcelain shells to disguise flaws in your natural teeth. Porcelain veneers can be very natural looking, but if they are made cheaply with no regard to your natural smile, they may... Read More
Category: Porcelain Veneers