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The FDA has advised ‘vulnerable’ groups - pregnant and lactating women; women trying to conceive; fetuses, infants and younger kids; those with neurological or kidney issues; and those allergic to mercury – to avoid dental amalgam. We take this advice very seriously. That’s why we consider mercury-free smiles as a priority!
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Adult patients in Yadkinville benefit from a range of cosmetic dentistry procedures

Age is not a disease. More birthdays do not equate to an unattractive smile. Virtue Dental Care offers preventive and restorative procedures to keep teeth and gums healthy and looking youthful.

Adult Cosmetic Dentistry in Yadkinville Area

The problem: Chips

Teeth do not get more brittle with age, but cumulative wear and tear arises from years of mashing, grinding, chewing, and biting food. While resilient, older fillings and restorations may be vulnerable to breaking and chipping, especially when biting down on hard or sticky foods. Years of undiagnosed and untreated bruxism can also lead to damaged teeth.

The answer: Veneers

These ultra-thin layers of porcelain ceramic are designed to look like natural tooth structure. Dr. Virtue will prepare teeth for veneers, typically by removing a small amount of protective enamel. This process makes room for the veneer. Bonded to existing enamel, the veneer covers up chips and other irregularities.

The problem: Decay and missing teeth

Receding gums and age do not go together, but years of living with disease can cause the soft tissue to part from the teeth. Harmful bacteria flourish in those in-between pockets.

While saliva flow doesn’t slow with age, dry mouth is a side effect of over 800 medications for chronic conditions. When sugary foods and drink are not removed with this natural cleanser, you are at risk of developing a major cause of tooth loss: decay.

The answer: Aesthetic restorations

As a biological dentist, Dr. Virtue focuses on maintaining good oral health to avoid extensive procedures. Should existing decay detract from your appearance, conservative options such as metal-free fillings, and inlays and onlays will be recommended.

Virtue Dental Care also offers CEREC porcelain crowns, dental implant supported crowns, and cosmetic dentures to address greater needs. These restorative treatments are designed to feel, function, and look like natural teeth.

The problem: Crooked teeth

As teeth are extracted or fall out, remaining teeth may shift out of place. Teeth may also be repositioned due to wear and tear.

The answer: Cosmetic braces

Dr. Virtue can prescribe modern orthodontics for adults as alternatives to conventional metal braces, such as Invisalign.

Invisalign’s straightening power comes from its removable aligner trays. They may be removed for up to 4 hours each day for cleaning and eating. Around every 2 weeks a new set of aligners will be worn to correspond with each stage of treatment. These dental appliances incrementally shift teeth into proper place.

Don’t wait to benefit from the adult cosmetic dentistry in Yadkinville that can take years off your smile while maintaining or restoring oral health. Virtue Dental Care Patients call (336) 679-2034 and New Patients call (336) 606-0040 for appointments.

 

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Dr. Virtue and all his staff are wonderful! I have always gotten great care and have always be treated kindly by everyone there!! I highly recommend Dr. Virtue to anyone who has ever had a bad experience or who has a fear of dentist because he will wipe all of that away with one visit!! I know because I used to be someone who was afraid to go to a dentist due to bad experiences until Dr.Virtue!! Dr. Virtue and his staff make you feel at home and when you walk into his office it feels like you're going to visit good friends instead of going to see the dentist!!! They never make you feel like you are a bad person if you can't get dental care on time and work with you to make sure that you can get the care you need as soon as possible!! Can't say enough great things about them!! Thanks Dr. Virtue and staff for all the wonderful care you have given me over the years!!
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Virtue Dental Care - General & Mercury-Free Dentistry

Dr. William Virtue, DDS, AGD, FIAOMT, DNM best doctor near Rochester, MI

William Virtue, DDS, AGD, FIAOMT, DNM
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William Virtue, DDS, AGD, FIAOMT, DNM studied dentistry at Indiana University and opened Virtue Dental Care in 1979. He became interested in biological dentistry many years ago as he realized that dentistry should benefit one’s overall health and not just oral health. That is why he practices mercury-safe, biocompatible dentistry in accordance with the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology’s (IAOMT) health and safety standards. He is SMART (Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique) certified by the IAOMT too.
Dr. Virtue was President of the Forum for Contemporary Dental Esthetics and the IAOMT, of which he is also a Fellow. He enjoys teaching biological dentistry to dentists and staff. He continues to educate himself on developments in dentistry to provide the best services for patients.


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Mary Katherine Taylor, DDS, ADA, NCDS, AIAOMT


Mary Katherine Taylor, DDS, ADA, NCDS, AIAOMT became interested in dentistry at an early age and volunteered at dental clinics. A student of Starmount High School and Wake Forest University, she earned her dental degree from UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. She is passionate about education and prevention: She updates her knowledge with a variety of continuous education courses while teaching patients about caring for and maintaining their teeth for a long, healthy life.