Month: January 2018

When Do You Recommend An Extraction?

A dentist strives to help patients maintain their natural teeth. However, sometimes in the process of improving oral health, a tooth may actually need to be removed. When do you recommend an extraction? What can a patient expect from the procedure?

How Do Crowns Differ From Inlays/Onlays?

When your tooth becomes damaged, or should decay or infection form, you will need a restoration. Otherwise, you run the risk of losing your tooth altogether. Fortunately, we have a variety of options for repairing them, including crowns and partial crowns. But how do crowns differ from partial crowns (also known as inlays and onlays)?

Quiz: What Are The Benefits Of Porcelain Veneers?

We have a number of cosmetic treatments designed to address a tooth’s shade and shape, such as teeth whitening or dental bonding. However, one procedure can be used to completely transform a smile in as little as two visits. What are the benefits of porcelain veneers? How do we create and place them?

Did You Know Bonding Can Fix Teeth In One Visit?

Many patients assume that a damaged tooth requires multiple visits to repair. However, minor chips and other cosmetic issues can often be corrected much faster. In fact, we can use dental bonding to fix a tooth in just one visit!