A Tooth Lost to an Untreated Cavity Can Often Be Restored with a Dental Implant

When a small area of tooth enamel is compromised by poor oral hygiene practices, the natural bacteria in your mouth can start to form a cavity. If it isn’t professionally treated, by a dentist the tooth decay can slowly start to penetrate deep into the tooth. As this starts to happen the tooth can start… Read more »

Pain from an Emergent Wisdom Tooth Can Be Alleviated with Extraction

Wisdom teeth start to erupt from the gums late in adolescence at some point after your son or daughter’s permanent molars emerge. As this starts to happen they might feel increased pain and pressure in the back of their mouth. This can also cause a persistent dull ache that feels like it’s in the jaw… Read more »

Why Might You Need a Bone Graft?

Do you suspect that you need a bone graft? Has Dr. suggested that you get one? This means you want to treat the underlying bone of your jaw so oral surgery and dental treatment can be possible. Here are some more specific reasons why we might recommend a bone graft: -It can help heal fractures… Read more »

Dental Implant Benefits that Can Upgrade Your Smile

Dental implants can provide effective tooth replacement for patients who have lost teeth and need to fill the gaps left in their smiles. Because dental implants can fuse directly with the jawbone, they offer a very strong bond that enables the results to be very similar to natural teeth and can prevent the fear of… Read more »

Sometimes Wisdom Teeth Require Surgical Extraction

The average person has four wisdom teeth in the back of their mouth. They usually attempt to erupt from the gums in late adolescence after the permanent molars have replaced the primary molars. As this starts to happen, you might feel significant discomfort behind the rear molars or in the nearby jaw muscles. Most people… Read more »

Post Operation Instructions for Tooth Extraction

Although permanent teeth are supposed to last a lifetime, there are situations in which a tooth needs to be extracted. Dr. may recommend tooth extraction in , , if: – There is an extra tooth or teeth that keeps other teeth from coming in properly. – A baby tooth doesn’t fall out in time to… Read more »

Dental Implants Will Restore Your Missing Tooth

Accidents and even gum disease can cause a situation where you find yourself missing a tooth. If you go for a long amount of time without a tooth, did you know you can suffer bone loss? That is why having a dental implant to restore your missing tooth is a brilliant option. Here at in… Read more »

Dental Cysts Often Require Treatment

The health of your gums can be influenced by several different things. Sometimes emergent wisdom teeth or a damaged tooth can inflame a small area of gum tissue. In some cases, a small dental cyst can fill with fluid. Common symptoms of a problem like this could include a swelling at the gum line, an… Read more »

Bone Grafting Might Be Needed to Secure a Dental Implant Bridge

Losing multiple teeth in one area of your mouth can significantly impair the function of your mouth. Fortunately, Dr. and the dental restoration specialists at , , clinic can replace these teeth with a dental bridge mounted onto a pair of dental implants. Unfortunately, in many cases of multiple tooth loss, it also compromises a… Read more »

A Bone Graft Can Restore Sufficient Bone Structure for a Dental Implant Restoration

In many cases of total tooth loss, the underlying cause also results in a loss of critical bone structure in the jaw. This could prevent the ability to use a dental implant to restore the missing tooth, which would require preparatory treatment measures. In a situation like this, Dr. will recommend having a bone graft… Read more »