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Do you need to have a tooth pulled? The decision to getting a tooth extracted is never an easy one.   A tooth extraction can end pain caused by severe tooth damage or decay.

What is a tooth extraction?

A tooth extraction is the removal of your tooth, most often due...

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the joint that links the skull and the jaws. It is found in front of the ears, where the bone moves when you open your mouth. The TMJ is the only joint in the jaw and is responsible for movements such as chewing, talking, yawning, laughing, and other similar...

A brighter, whiter smile can say a lot about you. Many people associate it with improved health, self-confidence, attractiveness and much more. Yet, there are many factors that can affect the brightness of your smile.

  • Foods you eat and drink daily
  • Medication
  • ...

Even if you brush and floss all the time, there might come a point when your dentist recommends scaling and root planing, procedures that ensure healthy gums and teeth.

What are scaling and root planing?

Scaling and root planing are nonsurgical procedures that are...

If your dentist has told you that you need a root canal, it probably was not welcome news! However, root canals can end up saving you a lot of pain, time, and trouble in the future. And, despite their horrible reputation, with modern techniques, most people who have had one recently find that it...

There is nothing quite like having a bright, healthy smile. It gives us a sense of self-confidence, suggests the condition of our health, and much more. While many people use teeth whitening to gain a brighter smile, sometimes that is not an option. Porcelain veneers offer an alternative...

Wearing braces can prevent a lot of pain and trouble in the future. Patients of almost any age can enjoy the benefits from braces.

What are braces?

Braces are orthodontic hardware worn to straighten teeth. There are two main types of braces: conventional and clear...

The Laser Device

Laser (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) utilizes intense pulsated light concentrated into a narrow beam. This beam can cut, shape, and vaporize human tissue. It has been used in various medical fields, including surgery where it is...

A smile says much about you. That’s why we always strive to present our best smile possible. Although, sometimes, things prevent that. Such is the case with misaligned or crooked teeth. Are you looking for a straighter smile?

Braces are the usual treatment for straightening teeth. The...

Hard and soft tissue augmentation is often used in dentistry in conjunction with other procedures to bring our patients the most comprehensive dental care. Though these oral surgeries might sound a bit extreme, doctor will recommend these types of procedures only if they are absolutely necessary...

General dentistry covers preventive measures with the intent on preventing dental disease and damage. Yet, it also covers restoration methods to correct a fractured smile. The top priority with any general dentist is ensuring your healthy smile. 

General dentistry can help ensure...

The firm, pink flesh of your gums is part of what brings out the beauty of a healthy smile. Taking care of them, along with your teeth, aids in ensuring you have a lasting smile. However, not everything in life is perfect or remains so. There are times when the gum line reaches down further than...

It can be difficult to smile if you are missing teeth. After all, a smile speaks volumes about you.

  • Confidence
  • Attractiveness
  • Social life
  • Professionalism
  • Health

What are specialty and regular dentures?

Dentures...

Missing teeth are the bane of an otherwise beautiful smile and teeth become lost for any reasons. Accidents happen, leading to chipped, cracked or broken teeth.

If oral hygiene is not up to par, then decay can create a cavity through tooth enamel. In some cases, bacteria can find their...

Missing teeth are the bane of an otherwise beautiful smile and teeth become lost for any reasons. Accidents happen, leading to chipped, cracked or broken teeth.

If oral hygiene is not up to par, then decay can create a cavity through tooth enamel. In some cases, bacteria can find their...

Many patients think dental decay or tooth loss is a part of life. The truth is, it doesn’t have to be. But if you do suffer from a damaged or missing tooth, don’t delay. Doctor can help you restore your smile with a dental crown and bridge.

Dental crowns and bridges will make a...

What is contouring teeth?

For this cosmetic dental procedure, a series of different polishing and grinding tools are used to safely remove a small amount of tooth enamel to change the shape, length or surface of the tooth. This treatment is often used in combination with...

What is cosmetic dentistry?

It uses a dental composite material to repair cavities, as well as to manipulate the shape and color of your teeth. Then the material is applied directly to the surface of your teeth and connects it with enamel, hence the name. Ideal for small...

Dental Bonding

Dental bonding makes use of a flexible dental prosthetic made of composite resin. This resin can be applied on any part of the tooth to protect, cover or reshape it. The resin is very pliable and can be formed into any shape. The color can be blended to...

In the past, dentists relied heavily on amalgam fillings (made of metal materials) to fill cavities and restore teeth. Today professionals across the industry have switched to composite (tooth-colored) fillings. They are made of a plastic and glass mixture that helps restore and improve patients...