When people see us with a damaged tooth, or one with decay or infection, then we strive to repair them with lifelike restorations. However, sometimes an issue arises that cannot be treated. Instead, protecting the smile from complications means an extraction is necessary. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist explains when an extraction is… Read more »
Category: Restorative Dentistry
When a filling isn’t enough to repair a tooth and tackle your oral health concern, then your Kahoka, MO, dentist may suggest a dental crown. Created for durable and lifelike materials, we use full and partial options to not repair teeth, but improve overall esthetics too. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about our… Read more »
When you have a cavity, the decay could grow worse with time and eventually lead to an infected tooth. To avoid worsening pain or even tooth loss, you need a dental filling. Unlike old school metal ones, our team uses composite resin to create a natural looking option! In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist… Read more »
When a tooth develops a serious issue that simply cannot be addressed with a filling or crown, then taking the tooth out could prevent major complications down the road. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist explains our approach to a comfortable tooth extraction, and what happens next to preserve your smile’s health and stability.
Our last blog explained how we improve the function and beauty of smiles with the placement of a dental crown. However, what if you have an issue too severe for a filling, but not serious enough to require a full crown? In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist would like to talk about our custom… Read more »
While a filling is great for treating issues like tooth decay, what if a tooth is injured, becoming chipped or cracked? What if a cavity has developed that is too severe to be addressed with composite resin? In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist will explain how we create dental crowns to restore smiles, and… Read more »
A dental filling is a great way to halt decay and protect smiles from issues like infection or even tooth loss. However, many people assume the only fillings available are made from metal materials. But your Kahoka, MO, dentist can actually treat minor and severe cavities with a lifelike and metal-free material known as composite… Read more »
When a tooth becomes severely infected or decayed, or if you have wisdom teeth soon to erupt, then you may need an extraction. Sometimes, our team actually removes teeth to help preserve your stability and oral health. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist discusses when we recommend treatment, and what the process involves.
With a filling, we treat most forms of tooth decay in a single visit. However, we also have a more substantial restoration in the form of a custom-made dental crown. But what is the purpose of a crown, and how does the dentist create and place one? In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist will… Read more »
We don’t just offer cosmetic treatments to improve the beauty of the smile. In fact, we often use restorative treatments with cosmetic attributes to help treat cavities. In today’s blog, your Kahoka, MO, dentist will look at how we create fillings that not only provide a safe and durable means of treating cavities, but also… Read more »