A Porcelain Crown Secured to a Dental Implant Can Restore the Appearance of Missing Tooth in Your Smile

Having a tooth knocked out or lost to untreated tooth decay is always a serious cause for concern. Beyond the impaired ability to bite and chew food, if the tooth was prevalent in your smile, it can also alter your appearance, impact your speech, and hamper your self-esteem. Many people in the , area in… Read more »

A Severely Decayed Rear Molar May Need to Be Replaced by a Dental Implant

Poor oral hygiene practices increase the chances of bacterial tooth decay afflicting one of your teeth. This is especially concerning when it attacks one of the large molars in the back of your mouth. These teeth are primarily responsible for chewing and grinding foods. A sensitive cavity on a molar can severely limit your oral… Read more »

A Severely Fractured and Decayed Tooth Might Need a Dental Implant Restoration

A cavity typically starts out as a small area of tooth decay on the tooth enamel. If you’re reticent about seeking professional treatment at , the problem will continue to spread. Eventually, the bacterial presence can infect the root and severely weaken the remainder of the tooth, creating fractures near the gumline. Sometimes a tooth… Read more »

A Dental Implant Might Be Required to Replace a Knocked-Out Tooth

Athletes are at an increased risk of suffering an oral injury. While a game like golf might not pose much risk of oral trauma, other sports like football, pugilism, and lacrosse often require a mouthguard during practice, matches, and games. If you opt not to use a mouthguard during the requisite times, you’re at even… Read more »

Repair Missing Teeth with These Helpful Procedures

Sometimes, teeth can get damaged. It can happen over time, as teeth begin to wear and weaken with age, or it can happen in an instant, due to an oral accident. Luckily, there are plenty of tooth replacement therapies that can repair your smile, and in many cases, enhance it even further. This includes dental… Read more »

A Tooth Requiring Extraction Can Often Be Replaced by a Dental Implant

A tooth compromised by severe damage or untreated tooth decay is always a serious cause for concern that requires professional treatment. If the root of the tooth or the structural strength of the socket has also been severely compromised, it might not be viable for restoration with a root canal. To treat the pain and… Read more »

The Facts About Caring for Your Dental Implant

Had you heard that it’s important for you to have a missing tooth replaced as quickly as possible? If you don’t, you might struggle to keep your teeth as clean as you should. This can leave you more vulnerable to gum disease or tooth decay. While there are several options you should consider for replacing… Read more »

Tooth Loss from Untreated Decay Can Be Addressed by Installing a Bridge

The natural bacteria in your mouth are pervasive. When they are bolstered by poor oral hygiene practices, a cavity can form. If this cavity goes untreated for a long time, it can so severely compromise the tooth that the tooth severely fractures or is completely lost. One of the most effective ways to replace the… Read more »

A Missing Molar Can Often Be Restored by a Dental Implant

Your molars work in tandem with one another to allow you to efficiently chew and grind food. When one is knocked out, extracted, or lost to untreated tooth decay, it can severely impair the function of your mouth. If a back molar is lost, a dental bridge restoration will not be possible as there will… Read more »

The Pros and Cons of Crowns and Implants

In the world of cosmetic dentistry, dental crowns and dental implants are two of the most popular procedures we perform here at in , . While each procedure has its pros and cons, today we’ll focus on looking at the individual benefits you may be able to get from either crowns or implants. Crowns Dental… Read more »