Did you know that only 50 percent of all American adults visit a dentist once a year? A partial explanation for this relatively unimpressive number is a fear called odontophobia, which is a phobia of the dentist according to the Diagnostical and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. The other explanation can be the costs associated with dental care (and the lack of sufficient dental insurance coverage, too).
Regardless, a smile is one of the first things people notice, and as such, many Americans take great strides to maintain the gleam of their pearly whites. In addition to routine dental visits and corrective dental care (such as orthodontics like invisalign chicago), cosmetic dentistry is