Posts Categorized: Restorative Dentistry

How Do You Create Complete Dentures?

If you lose all of your natural teeth, or at least a vast majority of them, then your smile’s health and appearance suffers tremendously. In order to return your smile to optimal health, and to also ensure a better quality of life, we may suggest tooth replacement from your Gary, IN, dentist. How do we… Read more »

Making A Smile Whole With Dental Bridges

Have you lost a tooth, or up to three in a row? If you suffer from tooth loss, then you need a replacement option to avoid misalignment and other complications. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how we address minor tooth loss with lifelike dental bridges. Find out how we restore the stability and beauty… Read more »

How Do We Correct Misalignment?

Did you know that misalignment, which includes crooked or crowded teeth, can have a negative impact on your overall oral health? In order to correct the smile’s alignment, and offer cosmetic benefits for our patients, we may prescribe orthodontics. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at two common options for improving smile alignment in… Read more »

When Should A Tooth Be Extracted?

If a tooth becomes damaged or develops decay or infection, we often repair it using lifelike restorations, such as fillings or crowns, or possibly a root canal procedure. But what if you have wisdom teeth soon to erupt, or gum disease makes one or more teeth loose? In these scenarios, the best solution for the… Read more »

When to Take Root Canal Treatment Seriously

Tooth decay can range from mild to severe, depending on several factors. For example, if it’s only just developed, then you might be able to fill the cavity that’s formed with a tooth-colored filling. If it’s been a while, then you might need more involved treatment, such as root canal treatment. At our Gary, IN,… Read more »

How Fillings Stop Toothaches

Our teeth can ache for a number of reasons, from sinus and allergy issues, to changes in air pressure. However, if the pain persists for more than 48 hours, this could mean you have a cavity. In order to stop your aches and protect your smile, you should see your Gary, IN, dentist for a… Read more »

What Kind Of Crown Will My Smile Need?

A crown is a unique restoration, one that covers your tooth and addresses a wide array of cosmetic and restorative concerns. Each one we provide our Gary, IN, patients will be custom-made. But when does our smile benefit from placing one, and how do we create them? What options are available, and will they look… Read more »

When Does Your Tooth Need A Restoration?

We offer our Gary, IN, patients an array of restorative treatments, which help improve the health and function of the smile. But when do you need a restoration? How do you know when to contact your dentist? In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about restorations and when we prescribe them for our patients.

How To Respond To Your Dental Emergency

A dental emergency means any injury or damage to your smile that is not life threatening. You should see your Gary, IN, dentist if you damage a tooth or lose a restoration, as care is crucial for safeguarding the health and function of your smile. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how to respond to… Read more »