Has Your Toddler Had A Dental Exam?

Categories: General Dentistry
mother and daughter

If you have a toddler who has not been to a dentist, we urge you to consider making an appointment today by calling Dr. Wayne C. Harper at 352-867-7181. The best time to start dental check-ups for young children is when their teeth first appear. This may seem a bit early, however it is a […]

Do Veneers Make Teeth Look Bigger?

Categories: Porcelain Veneers
Marion County cosmetic dental and tooth implants

A well-designed veneer does not make your tooth look larger – unless you want it to. A veneer can correct many cosmetic dental problems and is a minimally invasive restoration. During the placement of some porcelain veneers, an extremely thin layer of enamel is removed from the tooth. If you have teeth with damage, discoloration, […]

Want A Reason To Smile All The Time?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Marion County cosmetic dental and tooth implants

If you are not happy with your smile, we invite you to consider a complete smile makeover. 1. Look and feel younger. 2. Improve your oral health. 3. Increase your confidence. 4. Smile all the time! Hello, I am Dr. Wayne Harper. Welcome to my dental blog. I serve my patients at my dental practice, […]

Dental Sealant Q & A

Categories: General Dentistry
dental sealants Ocala

Q. What are dental sealants? A. Dental sealants are permanent plastic barriers applied to the biting surfaces of teeth. They prevent cavities by filling in the grooves and fissures where food particles are particularly difficult to remove. Most Gainesville pediatric dentists and family dentists offer sealants to their patients. A. Do sealants significantly reduce tooth […]

Less Is More In Dentistry

Ocala affordable family dentist

There are significant new developments in Florida dentistry: stronger, natural-looking materials; improved techniques; more effective diagnostic methods; and more precise instruments. Combine these with the experience and expertise of Dr. Wayne Harper and you’re left with less of what used to make people dread going to the dentist. Less Pain Improved painkillers, lasers, and industry-leading […]

What’s The Latest With Veneers?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Ocala Prepless Veneers

One of the latest breakthroughs in Ocala cosmetic dentistry is prepless veneers. Though thousands of Marion County and Fort McCoy smile restoration patients who have received traditional veneers are happy with the results, some Florida dental patients have delayed this procedure because they do not want to lose healthy tooth structure. Ocala prepless veneers are […]

Gainesville Dental Patients, Take Care Of Your Toothbrush!

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Gainesville Dental Patients Take Care Of Your Toothbrush!

The common household toothbrush. Every Ocala home has at least one, and hopefully all Ocala residents are brushing their teeth after each meal. While cosmetic dentistry and a complete smile makeover seem to be all the rage these days, daily brushing is still the most important thing you can do for your oral health. It […]

Dr. Wayne C. Harper Guide To Healthy Tooth Enamel

Categories: Oral Health
Dr. Wayne C. Harper Guide To Healthy Tooth Enamel

Here at Dr. Wayne C. Harper, we want your teeth to last a lifetime! Tooth enamel is one of the hardest parts of the body, but it is non-renewable so it is important not to not neglect or abuse our teeth. Daily teeth and gum care is the best way to protect tooth enamel. Even […]