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The Dental Implant Solution and Why It’s a Good Choice for Tooth Loss

Dental-ly speaking it’s demoralizing. What? Tooth loss! Losing one tooth can alter your appearance. More than that, if ignored, that single missing tooth can set in motion a number of dental problems. Dental implants join the list of restorative and cosmetic dentistry treatments to solve your tooth loss issue. It’s common to think dental bridge or (depending on the number ...
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How To Get the Most Value from Your Dental Insurance Benefits

Political seasons remind us of something. What, among a lot, you ask? You have a “voice,” a vote in the outcome. The results don’t always go your way, of course. But your voice counts. More often than every four years you have a “voice” in your dental care. Your dental insurance benefits are yours to use. And the important thing ...

How Porcelain Veneers Have Earned their Reputation Among Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

Change can be easier than you think. The biggest challenge with changing something about your health and appearance is the decision to do so. Then you’re faced with options. Which to choose? Cosmetic dentistry provides you a variety of health and appearance changes. Porcelain veneers are recognized as a superior choice among cosmetic procedures. Where the appeal occurs Stained, uneven, ...

Celebrating Dentist’s Day With a Dazzling Smile

Did you know that every year, March 6th is celebrated as Dentist’s Day. While your dentist in Knoxville, Dr. Jack Haney, may not rate as high on the popularity chart as your favorite actor or musician, the professional dental care you receive is valuable nonetheless. In fact, we take great satisfaction in helping our patients achieve dazzling, healthy looking smiles …

Our FREE Gift to You!

Our Knoxville TN Dentist thinks our patients are the greatest We love seeing your beautiful smiles every day and sharing a laugh while catching up on the latest news. Because we appreciate your continued loyalty to our office and team, we love it when we have the opportunity to reward that loyalty. We’ve Got What You Need As partners in your …

7 Tips to Host An Awesome Holiday Party

Lights! Family! Desserts! The holiday season can be an exhilarating time! But, for many, it can also be a tad on the stressful side – especially when it comes to entertaining. Each year, there seems to be more pressure to host the perfect party … and with our 7 simple tips, we want to make it a whole lot easier …

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Is Teeth Whitening Safe? Here’s What You Need to Know Before You Whiten.

We all want a bright, sparkling smile for winter festivities! However, if your teeth are less than lustrous, you might consider teeth whitening to get your smile photo ready. Before you choose a teeth whitening solution, there are a few important things you need to know: First things first: Talk to Dr. Haney before whitening. Before you decide to whiten, it’s …

What’s Living In Your Mouth…and What’s It Doing To Your Heart?

What’s living in your mouth? Why is it there? It’s 11:30 at night. You’ve worked another long day. The kids are finally asleep. All you want is to crawl into bed and close your eyes. Brushing and flossing your teeth seems like a daunting task. You’re sure it’ll be ok to skip it tonight as you drift off to sleep. …

Help Wanted! Write an Online Review about Your Dental Experience

Whether you’re looking to buy a new vehicle, choosing a hotel, or deciding which dentist to trust, online reviews can influence your decisions. Why Patient Online Reviews Rule If you’ve visited Dr. Haney and his dental team, you’ve no doubt formed an opinion. That opinion matters to us and we would love to hear from you! Your friends, family, neighbors, …

Smile Design… Full mouth reconstruction

Dr. Haney and Dr. Nutting are expert providers of full mouth reconstruction, when the need for such extensive treatment exists. In certain cases, it is necessary to correct periodontal (or gum) problems, teeth with fractures and cavities, jaw and bite problems as well as esthetic problems all at the same time. In such a case, Dr. Haney and Dr. Nutting …

Natural Looking Veneers

A recent fun porcelain veneers case: beautiful teeth for a beautiful person (inside and out)! This patient wanted to get rid of the gaps in her smile and also round out the squareness to her teeth. In addition, she wanted her smile to look completely natural… a pretty smile, not “wow, she got her teeth done.” Before picture One week …

Porcelain Veneers

Self conscious about your smile? Don’t allow your teeth to be disabling for you. Here at our Knoxville, Tennessee dental office, Dr. Haney and Dr. Nutting know that confidence in your smile can make a huge impact in your personal and professional life. Porcelain veneers are thin ceramic fittings that are bonded to your natural teeth to improve the color, …

Brighten Your Teeth for Summer!

Here at our Knoxville cosmetic dentistry office, we’ve recently seen an increase in the number of patients choosing to whiten their smiles. Maybe it’s the warm weather and blue skies, or maybe it’s the excitement of an upcoming vacation or wedding. Whatever the reason, teeth whitening is a relatively quick, simple, and affordable way to help you get the dazzling smile …

Dental Erosion

Could a person with no cavities or fillings still have sensitive teeth that require dental work to repair?   Unfortunately, the answer is yes. Americans today are getting more of their calories from beverages, many of which have sugar as a main component. But even if you are careful to watch your sugar intake, many beverages can still be bad for …

Always Learning – The Goal of Each Knoxville Cosmetic Dentist

Dentistry is constantly evolving. New products, techniques and research make the practice of dentistry dynamic, and Dr. Haney and Dr. Nutting want to stay abreast of all new information. Recently they traveled to Atlanta, Georgia to attend a two day course on the use of 3D imaging in dentistry. Pictured below are Dr. Haney, his wife Michelle, Dr. Nutting, and …

TMJ Treatments

Our Knoxville dental office provides treatment for temperomandibular joint disorders, also known as TMJ or TMD. Dr. Haney and Dr. Nutting have been trained to treat these types of disorders. Painful teeth, muscles and joints can be symptoms of TMD. Other symptoms can include difficulty in opening or closing the mouth, pain with chewing, or a feeling that the jaw locks. People with …

Go Vols!

Christy and Angela were able to enjoy the UT game this Saturday for the Vols win against Cincinnati. Check them out showing off their orange, and their pearly whites!

Trouble with canker sores?

Did you know…. dental research tells us there is no way of curing or preventing canker sores? Also known as apthous ulcers, canker sores are possibly caused by stress, acidic foods like fruits or tomatoes, and trauma. Canker sores are different than cold sores, which are caused by a virus and can be treated with medicine when the symptoms are …

Welcome Christy!

We are pleased to introduce the newest member of our team, Christy, a dental assistant. Christy has been at our office for 4 months, and she brings with her 7 years of experience in the dental field. Christy studied for two years at Roane State Community College and one year at Methodist Medical Center before completing dental assisting coursework at …

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In addition to our website and blog, we also have an office facebook page. ‘Like’ us at http://www.facebook.com/haneynutting for new office pictures, updates on office news, and fun dental facts. Or better yet, leave us a comment or send us a message about what you’d like to have at your next dental visit!