Dental Treatments and Surgery

/Dental Treatments and Surgery

Dental surgeries and other procedures are quite common and involve, perhaps, an hour or two in the dental chair and some local anesthetic. Please read our informative section on the various treatment and surgical options that are available. These pages will, hopefully, take some of the mystery and misconceptions out of the prospect of having dental surgery.

Dental Sealants Explained

Shielding your teeth from harmful bacteria. Tooth decay is the root of all evil, if you will pardon a pun that constantly makes the rounds around every dental [...]

Dental Sealants Explained 2017-11-07T22:37:54+00:00

Braces – What You Need to Know

The myth around braces At one time, getting fitted for braces was almost considered to be a rite of passage for children and teens. Even at the slightest [...]

Braces – What You Need to Know 2017-11-08T20:51:25+00:00

Dental Fillings

One of the most annoying conditions known to man are Cavities, which can be stubborn and extremely resistant to many types of dental treatment, including Fluoride. Once a cavity (tooth decay) [...]

Dental Fillings 2017-11-08T22:36:56+00:00

Tooth Extractions Explained

You know that dreaded feeling, the anxiety that most of us have experienced, at one time or another. It has been several days now and that annoying pain [...]

Tooth Extractions Explained 2017-11-08T22:40:12+00:00

How Can Dental Crowns Help You?

Simply put, a dental crown is a “cap” that is shaped and re-sized to the problem tooth. It is placed over that tooth to restore its size, shape [...]

How Can Dental Crowns Help You? 2017-11-08T22:43:12+00:00

What Happens to Your Teeth When They Get Filled?

Female patient with open mouth receiving dental inspection at dentist's office Adults appear tough to children on the outside, but inside every grown up is a [...]

What Happens to Your Teeth When They Get Filled? 2017-11-08T22:43:51+00:00

What Happens to Your Teeth When They Go Numb?

Before working on your teeth (other than during a routine hygiene visit) your dentist is likely going to numb the area they intend working on to avoid pain. [...]

What Happens to Your Teeth When They Go Numb? 2017-11-08T22:45:16+00:00

Braces Removal: What Happens

Orthodontics is the dental specialty where misaligned teeth are moved into their correct place in the mouth by way of dental braces. Malocclusion is the technical name for a [...]

Braces Removal: What Happens 2017-11-08T22:49:31+00:00

What is Dental Bonding?

Bonding is a dental treatment in which dental resins are used to repair teeth that may be chipped or cracked, change the shape or size of teeth, fill [...]

What is Dental Bonding? 2017-11-08T22:49:35+00:00

What are Dental Crowns?

One of the marvels of modern dentistry is the dental crown. They can be made from a variety of materials and can be used to treat several different [...]

What are Dental Crowns? 2017-11-08T22:52:42+00:00