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The Scout Guide Feature: HOW TO ACHIEVE A MILLION-DOLLAR SMILE

Dr. Russo was honored to be selected for a national expert feature on The Scout Guide where he shares his knowledge on how to achieve and maintain a million-dollar smile. Read original article here. One of the first things we notice about someone is their smile, so when it comes to our own toothy expressions… Read More


All dentistry is the same…. NOT!

At my Raleigh, NC Dental Practice I commonly hear things like: I switched from my dentist because you’re closer to my house I decided that I could save a couple bucks so I’m looking for a new dentist in Raleigh You all have the same degree I’m only getting general dentistry done, no big deal… Read More


So You Want a Flossy Smile?

PRO TIP: Only floss the ones you want to keep. Ha! I’m sure you may have heard that one before (unless someone was trying to sell you a waterpik!). All jokes aside, flossing is important. It’s not just something we dentists say. Why is it important to floss every. single. day? Simple! Let me break… Read More


Do I have enough teeth for an aesthetic smile?

If you find yourself looking in the mirror and you have an existing denture or are missing a significant amount of teeth, you are not alone! At our general and cosmetic dentistry practice in Raleigh, NC, we come across this patient concerns often. You may be thinking: “why would I need to go see a… Read More


Why Not Have a Perfect Smile?

True story: I was sitting in a Raleigh restaurant grabbing a bite to eat the other day and I noticed there was a long line of people waiting to check out. I couldn’t help but notice that almost everyone in line was wearing stylish clothing – Burberry scarves, Louis Vuitton purses – and their hair… Read More


Achieving A Fabulous Smile

Have you ever wished your smile was more symmetrical, healthier or brighter? More inviting? More youthful? What exactly is it that makes a smile pretty, youthful, inviting, and seductive? Here’s the secret: it has to do with balancing your smile within your unique facial features to unleash health and beauty! For example: If you have… Read More


Clenching and Grinding Teeth

  Clenching and Grinding Teeth… More Common Than Cavities? Did you know? Teeth clenching and grinding is technically referred to as bruxism; and if done at night is called nocturnal bruxism.   Most people assume dental cavities are the most prevalent problem at the dentist and while they are a common problem, tooth clenching and… Read More


Nothing Seems To Work?

  Tried whitening your teeth before, but nothing seems to work?   For many of our new patients at Russo DDS Raleigh, the mention of teeth whitening is a sore subject because they’ve tried everything marketed for tooth whitening and they get no results.   They’ve tried over-the-counter whitening strips, peroxide, baking soda, in-office power bleaching,… Read More


You CAN have both!

  There is no choice between a healthy smile or a beautiful smile. You CAN have both! At our Raleigh, NC cosmetic and aesthetic dentistry practice, it’s common to hear patients say that they want to get “healthy first” and then “look good”… as if these events must occur separately or at some point in… Read More


The Different Types of Whiter Teeth

  The Different Types of Whiter Teeth If “whiter teeth” is something you’ve always dreamed about, you are not alone. At Russo DDS Raleigh, our focus on aesthetic dentistry lends itself to patients who want healthier, brighter smiles; and we regularly hear patients say they want a whiter smile. There are different ways to achieve… Read More