Your Unique Smile – Only Better!

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Gainesville Extreme Smile Makeover

Hello Ocala! If you are unhappy with your smile, it’s time to change that. I am Dr. Wayne Harper. I have been practicing general and cosmetic dentistry in Ocala, Florida since 1985. During my career, I have established a reputation for excellence while providing care for many fantastic Gainesville, Marion County, and Fort McCoy residents. […]

Not All Smile Makeovers Are Created Equal

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
The Villages cosmetic smile makeover

Hello Ocala! Welcome to the Dr. Wayne C. Harper dental blog. Let’s talk about smile transformations. Some Ocala patients wonder if  the term is synonymous with general cosmetic dentistry. Are the placement of four veneers considered a smile makeover? Well, yes and no. If your smile is attractive and healthy except for some chips in […]

Ocala Endodontics

Categories: Oral Health

Have you ever heard the phrase ‘I’d rather have a root canal’ to describe something painful or unpleasant? At Dr. Wayne C. Harper, we perform root canal (endodontic) therapy routinely for our Ocala dentistry patients and many report minimal discomfort. Gainesville root canal procedures have advanced significantly in recent years. For many Florida root canal […]

Affordable Teeth Whitening In Gainesville?

Categories: Teeth Whitening
Affordable Gainesville Tooth Whitening

If you are like most Gainesville web users, you have probably seen the multitude of ads for ‘free teeth whitening kits’. Some show a ‘real Marion County mom’ who discovered a ‘tooth whitening secret’. Others assure you that their system is the one that ‘Fort McCoy dentists don’t want you to know about’. Many contain […]

How Do Veneers Create Stunning Smiles In Gainesville?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Veneers Create Stunning Smiles in Gainesville

Veneers have a multitude of applications in Ocala cosmetic dentistry. With veneers, you can transform your smile without significant restorative dental work. Is your tooth enamel worn and thin? Tooth-colored porcelain veneers have the brilliance and translucency of healthy tooth enamel. Many Gainesville dental patients have received veneers to cover worn enamel. Some believe they […]

Live Better With Dental Implants In Ocala

Ocala Implant Dentistry

Ill-fitting dentures can cause more problems for Gainesville denture wearers than they solve. If you live with loose dentures, you probably regard them as a necessary evil. Though they certainly look better than a toothless mouth, in practical terms they leave much to be desired because they affect two essential activities: eating and talking. Unfortunately, […]

Bad Breath Is No Fun For Ocala Residents

Imagine you are starting a new job in Ocala and are going to meet with your new boss for the first time. Confidence is key to your success. As you reach out to shake the extended hand your broad confident smile exposes rows of pearly white teeth, yet when you open your mouth to exchange […]

Saliva And Ocala’s Dental Health

Categories: Oral Health
Saliva And Ocala

Hi. I’m Dr. Wayne Harper. Welcome to my Ocala dental blog. Today we’ll be looking at the complexity and importance of your saliva. Though most people in the Marion County, Fort McCoy, or The Villages areas may think it’s gross, saliva is essential to dental health as well as digestion. Saliva is mostly water, but […]

Artistic Smile Masterpieces At Dr. Wayne C. Harper

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
Artistic Smile Masterpieces At Dr. Wayne C. Harper

Hello Ocala friends of Dr. Wayne C. Harper! Thanks for stopping by the ultimate cosmetic dentistry blog. Today we are talking about personal transformation. Many Ocala men and women want to reinvent themselves in at least one aspect of their life. Some Gainesville people are training for a new career. Some Marion County men and […]