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.

How Dental Sealants Can Prevent Tooth Decay

Tooth decay can be painful and it can also lead to many hours spent lying in a dentist’s chair having fillings, root canal treatments and dental crowns done [...]

How Dental Sealants Can Prevent Tooth Decay2017-11-08T22:52:38+00:00

Dental Treatment Options for a Cleft Lip

Cleft lip is a developmental or birth defect that can affect the upper or lower lip of a child, which is extremely rare in the lower lip. A [...]

Dental Treatment Options for a Cleft Lip2017-11-08T22:52:23+00:00

What Happens During a Root Canal?

Technically a root canal is a section in our tooth that contains the nerves. The inner section of a tooth is basically composed of a pulp chamber, the [...]

What Happens During a Root Canal?2017-11-08T22:53:14+00:00

What is a Root Canal?

The root canal is a naturally occurring space within the tooth that runs from the base to the middle. Root canal carries pulp, which consists of nerves and [...]

What is a Root Canal?2017-11-08T22:53:01+00:00

What are Ultrasonic Cleanings?

Most people try to avoid trips to the dentist's office like the plague. However, having your teeth cleaned isn't as bad as you think it is, and it's [...]

What are Ultrasonic Cleanings?2017-11-08T22:52:12+00:00

Myths About X-Rays and Your Health

For some reason, people have a slight fear when it comes to visiting the dentist. This is probably due to many reasons, such as the relative pain of [...]

Myths About X-Rays and Your Health2017-11-08T22:56:24+00:00

Treatment Options for a Damaged Pulp

Pulp is the inner, softer part of a tooth that extends from the core of the root right to the crown. This inner core is protected by the [...]

Treatment Options for a Damaged Pulp2017-11-09T19:28:26+00:00

How Composite Bonding Works to Repair Teeth

Dentists use various fillings to repair decay and other damage to our teeth. While there are limitations to the extent that they can use these, they do have [...]

How Composite Bonding Works to Repair Teeth2017-11-09T19:40:23+00:00

Common Reasons for a Tooth Extraction

A tooth extraction is the removal of a tooth from its socket in the bone. If a tooth has been damaged by tooth decay or a fracture, a [...]

Common Reasons for a Tooth Extraction2017-11-09T19:46:30+00:00

What are Dental Veneers?

Even if you are a person who takes great care of your teeth, over time, the normal wear and tear from everyday life may cause problems with the appearance of your smile.  If you have [...]

What are Dental Veneers?2016-12-20T03:41:04+00:00