What Happens When You Extract A Tooth?

As dental professionals, our goal is to help patients preserve their natural teeth. However, occasionally issues can arise that mean extracting a tooth is actually the best course of action. What happens when we extract a tooth? What oral health concerns require removing a patient’s tooth?

When Do You Need A Root Canal?

When we say the phrase “root canal treatment” does a shiver go down your spine? Unfortunately, many people have a very wrong idea about this common and safe procedure. Most people find receiving one comparable to receiving a simple dental filling. They can help protect your teeth from serious oral health problems, such as dental… Read more »

How Do You Fix Teeth With Tooth-Colored Fillings?

When a patient develops a cavity, we typically recommend a restoration. Instead of relying on metal fillings, such as amalgam, we can provide a more natural looking and metal-free alternative. How do we fix teeth with tooth-colored filings? Can you take steps to avoid future cases of tooth decay?

Can You Place A Crown In One Visit?

If you have a broken or fractured tooth, or a serious oral health problem, we may recommend a dental crown to address the issue. In the past, placement required between two and three visits. Now, we can simply create and place one in one visit!

How Do Veneers Improve Smile Beauty?

When we think about cosmetic dentistry, most of us envision teeth whitening. However, we have procedures that can address a number of esthetic concerns. In fact, we have one unique restoration that can completely transform the shade and shape of a tooth. How do veneers improve smile beauty?

Which Crown Does My Smile Need?

When a patient comes to us with a broken or cracked tooth, or advanced decay or an infection, then we may recommend a dental crown. There are several materials we may use, depending on the area of placement and the issue we’re addressing. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at the different materials we… Read more »

When to Touchup Your Smile with Gum Contouring

Gum contouring is a popular cosmetic procedure for correcting a gummy smile. When your gums cover more of your tooth structure in certain areas than in others, the overall effects on you smile’s appearance can be dramatic. Gum contouring corrects that appearance by trimming the tissues into a straighter, more symmetrical outline. However, even if… Read more »

How Does Bonding Fix Teeth In One Visit?

If you have a chipped tooth, even if the damage appears minor, you should seek treatment. Damage to your teeth could mean an increased risk of oral health problems. Fortunately, we can repair your teeth, often in one visit, with dental bonding.