Should You Get a Composite Filling?

The location of a cavity in your mouth can determine what kind of filling you will receive. For example, an amalgam or gold filling will work well for a molar that must withstand the pressure of chewing. But what about a filling that is located in a tooth that will be visible to other people?… Read more »

A Tooth Fractured by Night Grinding Needs to Be Repaired by a Dentist

Grinding your teeth at night be caused by chronic stress. If you fail to resolve the situation in a reasonable amount of time the grinding motion and clenching can start to affect the biting surfaces of your teeth. This is even more likely to be an issue for the biting surfaces of the molars and… Read more »

Moderate Size Dental Caries Can Often be Repaired with a Dental Filling

As poor oral hygiene causes plaque acids to build up in your mouth, it can gradually start to affect your tooth enamel. As time goes on contoured areas and textured spots can start to experience demineralization. These dental caries or cavities can cause increasing discomfort, sensitivity, and a noticeable change in the surface texture of… Read more »

Restore Your Smile With a Dental Bridge

Has gum disease, extensive tooth decay, or another issue caused the loss of one or more permanent teeth? Dr. may recommend a dental bridge in , . A dental bridge is a restoration that is designed to close the gap in your smile. Your dental bridge can restore your bite and your ability to eat… Read more »

Q&A About Teeth Whitening

Are you interested in enhancing your smile by professional teeth whitening in , ? If so, you’re on your way toward the stunning smile you desire! To help you know more about the treatment so you know more about your upcoming appointment at , our dentist, Dr. , is happy to give you this Q&A… Read more »

Choose Dental Veneers for Your Smile

Do you ever feel embarrassed, or even ashamed, of your smile? Do you wish for a brighter, more attractive smile? Look no further! Talk to Dr. about veneers in , . Dental veneers are thin, tooth-colored shells that are bonded to the front of the teeth to improve the appearance of your smile. Can dental… Read more »

You Can Actively Prevent Tooth Loss in Your Smile

Do you know what some of the leading causes of tooth loss are? Tooth loss is unfortunate for anyone, as it can result in smiles that are incomplete, unhealthy, or misaligned. Whenever possible, Dr. tries to save damaged teeth. Today we’d like to take a look at some of the main culprits of tooth loss and how you… Read more »

A Chip’s Location Will Determine the Best Dental Filling Material Needed to Repair the Tooth

You might suffer a chip on one of your teeth when you attempt to use your teeth as tools, nibbling on pens, and pencils, or crunch down on ice. People who grind their teeth at night are also at increased risk of suffering a chipped tooth or a dental fracture. To treat the damaged tooth… Read more »

A Screening for Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Should Be Included in Every Dental Checkup

The American Dental Association offers a series of recommendations and guidelines to help you maintain good oral health. This starts with brushing twice and flossing once each day as part of an effective and consistent daily oral hygiene routine. They also recommend having a dental checkup and cleaning performed every six months. The first phase… Read more »

Tips for Treating Your Teeth with Root Canals

With the root of each tooth lies the all-important pulp. However, if the pulp of a tooth is damaged, it is still possible to save the tooth. However, the pulp must be removed through a process called root canal therapy. Listed below are some common facts about root canals: — As is the case with… Read more »