Dr Maria Cardenas sitting in a treatment room in the dental clinic in Wellesley and talking to a patient who is sitting in the dental chair.




Can I have Botox to Manage my TMD?

If you're considering Botox treatment for temporomandibular joint (TMJ) issues, it's important to consult a qualified ... Read More

Botox for TMJ: A Novel Approach to Temporomandibular Joint Disorders

When you hear the term Botox, chances are you immediately think about wrinkle reduction. However, while it's primarily ... Read More

The Link Between Stress and TMJ: Managing Jaw Pain in Stressful Times

With the increasing pressures of modern life, stress has become an integral part of our day-to-day existence. But have ... Read More

Understanding Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ)

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ), one of the most complex and frequently used joints in the body, is where the lower ... Read More

{FAQ} Can Porcelain Veneers Be Whitened?

Can porcelain veneers be whitened? No, once porcelain veneers are fabricated and bonded to your teeth, they cannot be ... Read More

Are Porcelain Veneers Permanent?

Porcelain veneers are considered a permanent dental treatment because the process involves altering the structure of ... Read More

Benefits of Porcelain Veneers

Benefits of Porcelain Veneers Porcelain veneers offer several benefits that make them a popular choice for smile ... Read More

Aftercare and Maintenance for Patients with Porcelain Veneers

Aftercare and maintenance are important to ensure the longevity and optimal appearance of your porcelain veneers. Here ... Read More

The Porcelain Veneers Procedure

The porcelain veneer procedure typically involves several steps and requires the expertise of a skilled dentist. Here ... Read More

How Do Porcelain Veneers Work?

How Do Porcelain Veneers Work? Porcelain veneers work by covering the front surface of the teeth, effectively masking ... Read More

Unlock Your Perfect Smile with Porcelain Veneers

Understanding Porcelain Veneers Porcelain veneers are thin, custom-made shells that are designed to cover the front ... Read More

What to expect at your first appointment

What to Expect at Your First Appointment with Maria Cardenas DMD You just scheduled your first appointment with us at ... Read More

What is periodontitis? And how to prevent it.

We all know how important it is to take care of our teeth. But good oral hygiene doesn’t stop at just brushing twice a ... Read More

Do Veneers Look Fake? | Getting a Smile Makeover That Looks Natural

Does the fear of having fake-looking teeth stop you from getting smile makeover? We get you. We don’t like teeth that ... Read More

The blueprint of your new smile begins with digitization

At Maria Cardenas DMD, we believe a stunning smile has the potential to change your life. It can impact the way the ... Read More