Restorative Dentistry

Are you in need of front teeth or premolar replacements? Or are you looking for a dental option that addresses teeth located in a narrow space? If your answer is “yes” to either of these questions, you may be in need of mini dental implants.
We previously discussed the times and circumstances where a person might need to have root canal treatment performed, but many people are wary of having it done. You may have heard people say it's a painful procedure, but is there any truth to that, or is it just a myth.
When it comes to dental anxiety, the term “root canal” has likely made more than a few people nervous. Modern dental techniques have made this procedure nothing to fear, and, in fact, having a root canal done can actually alleviate the pain a patient may experience.
Dental implants are the best modern dentistry can offer when it comes to replacing a tooth, and, in a previous article, we talked to a number of dentists to get a general idea of what having implants done might cost.
The condition known as ankyloglossia can cause problems for some individuals, starting from infancy. We asked dentists to tell us more about tongue-tie and what kind of treatment they recommend for it. Here's what they had to say.
One of the most common issues is gum disease. It's thought that eight out of ten U.S. adults suffer from mild to severe gum disease. If your gum disease progresses to the point where you need gum surgery, you probably have a lot of questions. We’ve got answers–keep reading to find out everything you need to know.
Think you have a cavity? Going to the dentist is more than just getting a professional teeth cleaning. Your dentist also looks around your mouth and individual teeth to make sure they are healthy. If they do happen to notice a cavity forming in one of your teeth it is important to have it fixed as soon as possible.
Your mouth is full of bacteria that produce acids that damage your teeth. These acids, along with things like bruxism, can damage your tooth enamel and start the tooth decay process. If you do not properly care for your teeth, and employ good hygiene habits, cavities will start to form.