When it comes to providing dental care to promote a healthy, beautiful smile, we always do our best to preserve and save the natural teeth currently in your smile. However, serious problems sometimes call for serious treatment, which is why you may have received the suggestion for a tooth extraction to protect your oral wellbeing. Not sure why we would insist on a removing your tooth to keep your smile healthy? Learn more about potential, severe concerns that may threaten your smile for a clearer understanding of how an extraction actually safeguards your grin.
Has the thought crossed your mind that your little one – a sponge for knowledge – would probably soak up a second language quite quickly if you could just find the right opportunity for immersion? For a fun parent-child event out, this may be in line with what you’ve been seeking.
Have you been staring at your smile in the mirror lately, doing your best to gather up the motivation to learn more about full dentures or partials? Perhaps you’re under the impression that dentures are best suited to a particular age group or as a temporary fix. Actually, this tooth replacement solution has come a long way, thanks to dental technology. Patients of all ages suffering from tooth loss can expect beautiful, sleek prosthetics for either short- or long-term wear. Ready for the complete, beautiful, comfortable smile you desire? Learn more about dentures for a clearer understanding.
Patients dealing with tooth loss quickly discover that missing teeth are serious business. Not only do you feel the need to hide your smile when you speak with others (particularly if the tooth loss is near the front of your smile) but you may also struggle with daily comfort. For instance, just one missing tooth may cause chewing to become uncomfortable or difficult. Attempting to pronounce certain words can also become a challenge. If you’re missing one or a few teeth, consider the benefits of dental bridges, so you can begin your journey toward a complete, beautiful smile.
Have you been hearing that one-visit crowns offer a long list of benefits but you’re not quite sure what to make of this news? Perhaps you’re only familiar with traditional crowns, which include at least two visits and the placement of a temporary crown while you wait. The good news is that the name is not misleading – you really can expect efficient treatment. However, for a full understanding of what makes this restorative service possible, it’s important to become familiar with CEREC technology and additional details.
Do you miss the simpler times when people lifted their faces from their electronic screens and actually talked to one another? Remember playing board games on rainy days because it was too bleak to play outside? If you’re looking to rekindle this feeling and experience, this may be just the event for you (and for your tweens and teens, too).
If you don’t know many details about root canal treatment, we encourage you to immediately clear your mind of anything you have ever heard about this restorative treatment. Why? It tends to bring a bad reputation along with it, though treatment is completely undeserving of its negative reviews. You see, when you visit us for an infected tooth, a root canal will not just allow us to treat your tooth but also to actually save your tooth from removal. We invite you to fill your mind up with factual knowledge, so you can feel confident about rescuing your tooth if the time comes.
You have probably heard the term “filling” for your entire life. You may have even received one or two. However, how much do you know about dental fillings? Can you summarize why they’re important, what type of concern this restorative treatment addresses, or what the procedure is like? If not, we are more than happy to provide the essential information that will fill in the blanks where you find yourself scratching your head. The more you learn, the more you will appreciate the way fillings protect the comfort, function – and even the beauty – of your smile.
Perhaps you caught Leonardo DiCaprio’s stunning performance in the movie version of Catch Me If You Can. Or, maybe this is new to you! Whatever the case, you should give some serious thought to catching this live stage performance that is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat.
How much do you know about the different areas of dentistry? Perhaps you have some solid ideas about particular treatments (like you know that we typically suggest a filling for a cavity). However, do you know what separates restorative care from other areas of dental care? If not, we encourage you to find out more. Becoming educated about restorations and your options for improving your oral health once it declines or when you’re in need of a repair can set your mind at ease. When you know you have a solution, your “what if?” questions take a hike and you can feel confident with the knowledge that by scheduling an appointment, we will save your smile.