Month: January 2016

3 Questions To Ask About Dental Bonding

If you have a chipped, broken, or worn tooth, dental bonding may be the right option for you. It’s commonly used to reshape teeth or fill small gaps between teeth, creating a seamless smile. There are numerous benefits to this cosmetic procedure – your dentist is actually able to match the bonding material to the… Read more »

3 Essential Questions To Ask Before Extraction

So, your dentist tells you that you have a tooth that needs to be extracted. A thousand questions start forming in your head, starting with – “how much is it going to hurt?” Take a deep breath, it’s not as painful as it sounds. Plus, think about it this way; your dentist will only recommend… Read more »

What Causes A Cavity?

Many patients are afraid of the words dental filling, but if your tooth has a severe cavity – it may be necessary. What causes a cavity? Plaque (bacteria) forms on the teeth throughout the day, when sugars come in contact with this plaque on your teeth it forms an acid that can destroy your tooth… Read more »

Do You Need To Restore Your Smile?

If you’ve recently suffered from infection or decay, you may be looking to restore teeth you may have lost.  There are several different options when it comes to replacing your teeth – full or partial dentures, dental implants, crowns, bridges, etc. Depending on your individual situation, your dentist will be able to recommend the restoration… Read more »