• Bridges

    Keywords: Crown: A replacement tooth Pontic: Artificial Tooth Abutment: The top of the dental implant that connects the implant to the crown A bridge is a fixed dental restoration used to replace a missing tooth (or several teeth) by joining an artificial tooth permanently to adjacent teeth or dental implant. Placing a bridge usually takes […]

  • Bonding

    Dental bonding is a procedure in which a tooth-colored resin material (a durable plastic material) is applied and hardened with a special light, which ultimately “bonds” the material to the tooth to restore or improve person’s smile. Dental bonding is an option that can be considered: To repair chipped or cracked teeth To improve the appearance […]

  • Tooth Extractions

    Sometimes teeth need to be removed due to decay, disease or trauma. Having a tooth removed or “pulled” is called an extraction. An extraction is performed with anesthesia, which numb any pain so you will feel only pressure. Before an extraction occurs, a thorough examination of your teeth will be performed. This is done to […]

  • Full & Partial Dentures

    Dentures Dentures are removable appliances that can replace missing teeth and help restore your smile. When you lose all your teeth whether from gum disease, tooth decay or injury facial muscles can sag, making you look older. Dentures can help fill out the appearance of your face and profile. They can be made to resemble […]

  • Fillings & Restorations

    Repeat studies show that mercury vapors can, and do, escape from metal fillings. These vapors can travel to other parts of the body, including heart, lungs, kidney, liver, intestines, pancreas and ovaries. Effects of mercury poisoning can take upwards of 20 years to manifest and often onset slowly. However, chronic mercury toxicity has been linked […]

  • Crowns Over Implants

    After you loose a tooth, other teeth will slowly shift into the empty space.  The movement is very slow and can take a year or more to notice.  Upper teeth will erupt downwards to fill the gap and teeth on either side may lean inwards to take up the space.  A dental implant is generally recommended […]

  • Crowns

    What is a crown? A crown is a cover or “cap” your dentist can put on a tooth. The crown restores the tooth to its normal shape, size and function. The purpose of a crown is to make the tooth stronger or improve the way it looks. Why do I need a crown? You may […]

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