Dental Bridges

Pros And Cons Of Dental Bridges

No one today ever enjoys losing teeth, however sometimes it is an undeniable fact and does occur. That said people often lose teeth by accident or simply due to disease and decay. Whether it is gum disease or a routine tooth extraction, the result is a gap between the teeth making it difficult or uncomfortable […]

Invisalign vs Braces

Invisalign vs Braces

Straightening crooked or misaligned teeth is easier today than it has ever been in the past thanks to modern dental technology. For example, metal braces and Invisalign are two of the most prominent technologies that allow dental care providers to achieve the desired results when it comes to creating a more functional and more attractive […]

Sedation Dentistry

Sedation Dentistry Explained

Sleep dentistry or sedation dentistry helps patients to enjoy a wide range of simple to complex dental procedures without anxiety or pain. Through sedation dentistry, discomfort and pain can be completely eliminated so that patients are able to relax as dental work is being performed. In short, sedation dentistry involves the dentist providing a drug […]

teeth whitening in-home vs. in-office

Teeth Whitening In-Home Vs. In-Office

Teeth whitening has become very popular in recent days. That said there are a few considerations that should be taken into account when deciding upon teeth whitening in-home vs. in-office. For example perhaps one of the biggest concerns with home whitening products is that they can cause excessive sensitivity in teeth. In some cases home […]

Surgical Dentistry

The Importance Of Surgical Dentistry

An oral surgeon is a type of dental care provider that has been trained to perform a wide variety of surgical procedures related to the jaw, teeth, mouth and even the face. An oral surgeon attends additional schooling and receives additional surgical dentistry training to be able to perform complex dental surgeries when required. Perhaps […]

root-canal

How Long Does A Root Canal Take?

The good news is that root canal therapy is a highly effective technique that is used to save a tooth that would otherwise be lost. Perhaps most amazing of all is the fact that most root canals can be completed in under an hour. As a matter of fact the process of numbing a tooth […]

Dental Emergencies

Dental Emergencies And What Should Be Done

Anytime you experience any type of dental distress it is best to reach for the phone and contact your dental care provider as quickly as possible. Most dental care professionals today offer care that is available outside of normal business hours. This includes holidays and weekends. Dental emergencies are more common than most people might […]