How To Handle The Following Dental Emergencies

Dental emergencies can happen when you least expect them. That's why it's a good idea to know what to do when you run into any of the following problems. Loose Teeth While you may be tempted to see how much damage was caused to a tooth that feels loose, the best thing that you can do is prevent the tooth from loosening further. Avoid wiggling the tooth with your fingers, trying to move it with the tip of your tongue, or testing the tooth to see if it is getting worse. [Read More]

3 Mistakes To Avoid While Caring For Your Newly Bonded Teeth

If you and your cosmetic dentist have decided that the best way to fix your teeth is through composite bonding, you may be wondering if you will have to change the way you take care of your teeth, as well as have any restrictions on your diet. While learning to take care of your newly bonded teeth, make sure you avoid the following mistakes that could damage the resin filler, especially during the first few days. [Read More]

Considering Dental Implants? What You Need to Know

Missing teeth are more common than you may expect. An estimated 120 million Americans are missing at least one tooth, and 36 million have no teeth at all. There are a variety of factors that can lead to missing teeth. Dental decay, injury, and health problems can all lead to tooth loss. The good news is that there are a variety of ways to replace your missing teeth. Dentures, bridges, and tooth implants are common options. [Read More]

3 Things To Know About Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are something that you may find yourself needing at some point. Crowns are often referred to as caps. They are essentially tooth-shaped caps that are attached on top of the tooth in order to restore its size, shape, and appearance. Crowns are often used when a tooth is too decayed for fillings to be sufficient. They can also be used to restore cracked or broken teeth, to hold a bridge in place, and to cover dental implants. [Read More]