If a dentist has told you or someone you know that a root canal is necessary, you might wonder, “what is a root canal?” Don’t worry. It sounds scary and painful, but these days, it’s actually a common and routine procedure. Knowing more about the procedure upfront can take much of the fear away. What’s […]
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The Truth About False Teeth
National False Teeth Day: Honoring Real Solutions to True and Common Problems Originally, National False Teeth Day was most likely to highlight the importance of good dental hygiene and what can happen if you don’t take good care of your teeth. That’s always important, but we think it’s also helpful to understand the range of […]
Root Cause: Don’t Mistake the Solution for the Problem
Root canals are often blamed for pain, but they’re not the real culprit. It’s time to celebrate them instead. May is “Save Your Tooth Month,” according to the American Association of Endodontists (AAE). On top of that, the second week of May is Root Canal Awareness Week and Wednesday, May 12 is Root Canal Awareness […]
How to Stop Receding Gums: Don’t Give Them the Brush-Off.
You might not be worried just yet about receding gums for you or your kids, but it’s never too early to take the possibility into account and know what to look for. In fact, it can happen to kids too! It might show up first as sensitive teeth, longer-looking teeth, or widening gaps. There are […]
Is a Broken Tooth a Dental Emergency?
There’s nothing quite as scary as breaking a tooth. Is a broken tooth a dental emergency? Broken teeth can be serious and need same-day emergency care. Read our blog post to find our what you should know if you break a tooth.
Are Tooth Extractions Painful?
Dental procedures that were once incredibly painful, are now routine and even painless. One such service is extraction. Read our blog post to learn how we make sure tooth extraction is easy, comfortable, and worry-free for our patients.
Four Benefits of Dental Implants Vs. Dentures
For years, traditional dentures were the most common tooth restoration, but they were far from perfect. While dentures have significantly improved over the years, dental implants are a better option for a lot of people. Read our blog post for the benefits of dental implants over dentures.
How Long Does Pain Last After a Dental Implant?
If you are going to get a dental implant, you may be wondering what the pain will be like after the procedure. Read our blog post where we give you an overview of the process and how long the pain will last after a dental implant.
What to Do About a Broken Tooth
When you break a tooth, whether it’s chipped, cracked, or split, you should seek professional attention from your dentist. Read our blog post where we go through a number of dental issues to help you determine what to do about a broken tooth. Contact us if you have a broken tooth!
How Long Do Dental Implants Last?
Several of us can feel insecure about our smiles. Maybe your teeth are crooked or you have a gap between your two front teeth or you’re missing a tooth. If you had to have a tooth removed or lost it for a number of reasons, dental implants are usually the best solution. Read our blog post to learn about dental implants, including their lifespan.