When you have advanced tooth decay, the infection spreads to the roots of your teeth and causes excruciating pain. The most popular way to clear out the infection and prevent further damage to your teeth is with a root canal. Read our blog post to learn about a root canal, including causes and prevention.
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You’ve probably heard that sugar causes cavities and therefore candy contributes to tooth decay. Check out our blog post where we explain what a cavity is, what causes cavities, how to prevent them, and whether candy increases the risk of cavities.
Veneers and crowns are both commonly made out of the same material–durable, natural-looking porcelain. However, crowns and veneers both entail different procedures, and they offer different results. Read our blog post to learn more about each of these two options, and when each one is a good fit.
August has arrived, which means it’s national back to school month! Around the country, parents are running around making sure their kids have everything they need to start the school year off on the right foot. Read our blog post for a back-to-school dental checklist for your children.
The dentist isn’t just here for you when you need a cleaning or have a toothache. Sure, we care about your health and want to check that your dental wellness is all taken care of, but we can do so much more than that! Check out our blog post for teeth whitening options we offer at our practice.