If you’ve treated a cavity in the past with a metal amalgam (silver) filling, then you might wonder if a tooth-colored composite one may be a better option. Metal has long been used for its easy availability, affordable price, and its durability against the pressure of biting and chewing. However, in more recent years, composite… Read more »
What parent doesn’t love the look of joy on a child’s face, when tearing into an Easter basket or the excitement experienced when opening a plastic egg to find hidden treasure inside? Of course, that ecstatic smile could seem short-lived if too much sugar leads to a cavity. This year, instead of filling your kids’… Read more »
If you lose a tooth or multiple teeth, you shouldn’t put off seeing the dentist. Replacing these lost teeth can improve your smile’s appearance and overall health. With a prosthetic we can replace one or more lost teeth. Do you need a dental bridge or a partial denture to complete your smile?
If you damage a tooth or possibly develop a serious case of tooth decay, then you may need a restoration. We offer a number of different options, but a dental crown allows us to completely change the visible portion of the tooth. What do you know about dental crowns? Do you need one to improve… Read more »
Millions of people suffer from gum disease. In fact, a study from the Centers for Disease Control shows that over half of adults over the age of 30 exhibit common warning signs of the disease. In order to receive treatment the doctor needs to identify the disease, preferably in the early stages. Do you need… Read more »