Do I Need a Dental Bridge or a Dental Crown?

If you’re dealing with a damaged or missing tooth, you may know that you need some type of restorative dental treatment, but then feel a little bit clueless about where to go from there. Read our blog post to learn about the differences between dental crowns and dental bridges, and which may be right for you.

How Is Bone Grafting Done for Dental Implants?

Dental implants replace the tooth so seamlessly, it can seem like a miracle solution for many people. However, for patients who need a bone graft in order to successfully receive an implant, the process is a little bit more complicated. Read our blog post to learn why a bone graft may be necessary, and get an idea of what the procedure looks like.

Can Root Canal Therapy Cause Sinus Issues?

Root canals are an effective, and often necessary, treatment that can save a decayed or damaged tooth. But if you’re having sinus problems after a root canal, it’s probably not random. Read our blog post for a look at the potential connection between this common dental treatment and your sinuses.

Can Cracked Teeth Be Fixed?

The smile is often the first thing someone will notice about you when you meet. It’s an important part of your appearance, the key to your self-confidence. If you have a broken or chipped tooth, you’re probably wondering if there’s a way to restore your smile back to its former glory. Read our blog post for a look at your options for fixing a cracked tooth.

How Does the Dentist Fix a Cavity?

If you have been told you have a cavity that needs filling, you may be wondering what that process entails. In fact, fillings are straightforward and routine procedures. Check out our blog post where we let you know what you can expect if you’re headed into our office to have a cavity filled.

4 Dental Milestones You Should Know

Important milestones help you keep track of your child’s growth and development. Dental milestones are no different: they can help you understand and prepare for the next steps so you can care for your child’s oral health. Check out our blog post for details on these milestones.

How Can the Dentist Help With Snoring & Sleep Apnea?

Snoring and sleep apnea are serious conditions that can keep you from getting the good night’s sleep you deserve, as well as increase your risk for severe complications like heart attack and stroke. Read our blog post to see how we can help!

Why Are Mercury Dental Fillings Dangerous?

Our office constantly strives to provide quality care to our patients without relying on potentially toxic treatments. Read our blog post to learn how we help patients avoid potentially dangerous fillings containing mercury and offer safer alternatives.

Will My Porcelain Veneers Match My Natural Teeth?

If you’re hiding your smile because you’re embarrassed about stained or crooked teeth, dental veneers may be able to deliver the smile of your dreams. Check out our blog post to learn how veneers can transform your smile!

Professional Teeth Whitening vs. At-Home Kits

If you’re looking to whiten your smile, you have a choice between going to a dental professional to get a teeth whitening procedure done or purchasing one of those at-home kits from a drugstore or grocery store. Read our blog post to help you decide the best option for you!

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