Do you know what you would do if you ever lost your filling? Many people feel a sense of panic when this happens and don’t know how to respond. Losing a filling occurs most frequently when patients are chewing their food and accidentally bite down too hard on the filling. Should that happen to [...]
As a parent, I know that it is difficult to guide our children on how should they properly take care of their oral health. We are having a hard time to teach them how to brush, floss and eat a healthy and a well-balanced diet. Trust me, you’re not alone! Dentists would often tell us [...]
You may be concerned about the cost of a cavity filling treatment when you need to have a cavity filled, especially if you don’t have dental insurance. A common question dentists hear after diagnosing a cavity is “How much is a cavity filling without insurance?” Fortunately, this dental procedure is not expensive when compared to [...]
A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cover made out of ceramic or composite material that is fitted over your damaged or decayed tooth. Also called caps, crowns are fabricated to look just like your natural teeth. Crowns can hold together parts of a broken tooth and can also be used to hold a tooth bridge. [...]
Patients who need to save their tooth need a root canal dentist because of poor oral hygiene or lack of preventative dental care. When detected early, an infected tooth can typically treated with a more conservative procedure. Patients who are conscientious and have their teeth cleaned twice a year are able to keep their teeth healthy because [...]
A dental veneer is a thin porcelain shell which is placed on the front of your teeth or any visible parts of teeth so any cosmetic issue may be masked.