Informative Dental Blogs
What’s Better for a Tooth Cavity? A Dental Filling or a Root Canal?
When patients have cavities the surface of the tooth is permanently damaged, and tiny holes develop. They can be caused by bacteria, the food you eat or drink, and poor oral hygiene. The severity of the decay, and the condition of the tooth will determine what course of treatment is best.
What is the Solution for Wisdom Tooth Pain?
Most people have all their adult teeth by the age of 14. However, during the transition into young adulthood, it’s not uncommon for people to develop wisdom teeth. Wisdom teeth are an extra set of molars that appear in the back of your mouth.
Is it Better to Get A Dental Implant or a Bridge?
When deciding on a restorative solution it is important to look at all of your options to help you decide on the best option that works for you. A common question patients face is if they should choose a dental bridge or dental implants when they are looking for a tooth replacement solution.
How to Get Rid of Swollen Gums?
Our gums are sensitive, and if we do not practice good oral hygiene habits, they can become inflamed, painful, or infected. Gums are important and help to hold our teeth in place and protect our tooth roots. If gums are not taken care of, bacteria can spread and cause gum disease or other health problems.
How Painful is the Dental Implant Process?
Patients that choose to move forward with the dental implant process wonder how painful the procedure will be. Dental implants look and feel natural in the mouth, and are a great restorative solution for those that have missing, cracked, or broken teeth.
How Effective Are Orthodontics in Adults?
Orthodontics is more commonly used with treatment for teens, but in many cases adults can benefit from orthodontic treatment also. Patients are never too old for orthodontic treatment, and correcting your teeth can be just as successful for adults as it is for younger patients.
How Can I Remove Coffee Stains From My Teeth?
Coffee is a popular beverage, and many enjoy that cup or two in the morning each day. The downside to coffee is that it can cause staining on your teeth. There are treatments patients can do at home, or in our office to remove those annoying coffee stains.
How Can I Reduce My Costs for Dental Care?
Dental care can be costly, and simple procedures can even run up your bill. Caring for your teeth is necessary to keep your oral and general health in check.