Category: Services

Two Times Root Canal Treatment is Necessary

Root canal treatment isn’t the most popular dental procedure, but for many patients, it can mean the difference between saving and losing a tooth. The good news is that much of the trepidation surrounding root canal treatment is unwarranted. With today’s advanced equipment, your dentist can complete the procedure in a single visit, and with… Read more »

What’s What: Dental Services

Do you find that there are certain types of dental services that you are already quite familiar with – and then there are those that you have heard of but you don’t really know what to make of them? For patients interested in learning about the diverse array of smile protection and improvement options they… Read more »

The Significance of Dental Crowns

In a world where your teeth can’t repair themselves, a durable, custom-crafted replica of your tooth can prove invaluable when it comes to protecting a weak tooth from further damage or destruction. Known as dental crowns, these replicas have long been a staple of effective dental health care and have helped many patients avoid the… Read more »

About Snoring and Sleep Apnea

The trouble with snoring is that not everyone understands the potential seriousness of the condition. In addition to the aggravation your sleeping partner may experience at being constantly woken up by the noise, there are also several ways in which snoring could affect your overall health. In fact, snoring is often a telltale symptom of… Read more »

What’s Wrong with Metal Fillings?

Although metal fillings have been a significant part of restorative dentistry for over a century, they’ve also been surrounded by a bit of controversy for numerous reasons. One of many people’s concerns is the mercury that dental amalgam contains. Although the American Dental Association (ADA) assures that the restorative material is safe, there remain several… Read more »

Understanding Dental Sedation

While there are almost innumerable reasons why you should visit your dentist, there are also several reasons why many people don’t. Among them is a substantial level of fear or anxiety associated with dental offices and/or dental care. If you rarely visit your dentist due to dental fear or phobia, or if you hesitate to… Read more »

The Joys of Laser Dentistry

In the world of dentistry, technology is as important as knowledge and education when it comes to advancement. For instance, technologically advanced digital X-rays provide faster, safer, more accurate diagnostic images, and innovative materials like dental porcelain help us create more lifelike restorations. In addition, lasers have also changed much of the face of modern… Read more »

A New Smile with Dental Implants

The beauty of dental implants is that they are designed to mimic your natural teeth in more ways than were ever before possible. Unlike conventional dental bridges and dentures, dental implants provide a rooted support system to not just restore your smile’s appearance, but also to rebuild the full function of your bite. Fortunately, your… Read more »

What are Porcelain Veneers?

No matter how well you take care of your teeth, you can’t always guarantee that their youthful, exuberant, and blemish-free appearance will last forever. Fortunately, you can regain your smile’s confidence if its beauty is marred by one or more cosmetic issues. In most cases, porcelain veneers can help rejuvenate teeth that are afflicted by… Read more »