A tooth abscess, also known as a dental or oral abscess, is a painful infection that can develop within a tooth, the jawbone, or the surrounding gums. Ignoring this infection, regardless of its location, could be better.
Let us step into the world of dental care with our detailed exploration of “Tooth Extraction: Cost, Procedure, Risks, and Recovery.” Whether you’re facing tooth extraction or simply seeking to broaden your understanding of this dental procedure, we’re here to provide valuable insights and information.
Millions of Americans face tooth loss, and the numbers are rising. This growing need for replacement solutions makes dental implants a popular choice. But how long do they last? What influences their lifespan? And what can you do to make yours last as long as possible? Dental implants are more than just artificial teeth. These […]
A dazzling smile is often linked to confidence and success, but the question ‘How much does teeth whitening cost?’ can pose a challenge. From pricey in-office laser treatments to budget-friendly over-the-counter options, achieving a brighter smile is feasible without breaking the bank. Prioritizing oral health is crucial, and once the foundation is secure, the focus […]
When it comes to restoring your smile and oral health, the decision between dentures and dental implants can be significant. Each option has its advantages and considerations, making it essential to understand the differences between them. In this blog, we will explore the world of dentures and dental implants, shedding light on their types, costs, […]
Created in Treatment, Cosmetic Dentistry Whitening procedures have effectively restored the smile of people with stained, dull, or discolored teeth. The darker tissue of your teeth, the dentin, can become exposed as the outer layer of enamel is worn away by the effects of aging or things like caffeine and tobacco. Food particles are naturally […]
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Created in Glossary A Amalgam – Material made from mercury and other alloy mixtures used to restore a drilled portion of a tooth.Anesthesia – Medications used to relieve pain.Anterior teeth – Front […]
Created in Tooth Care Sealants are liquid coatings that harden on the chewing surfaces of teeth and are showing a great deal of effectiveness in preventing cavities—even on teeth where decay has begun. The pits and grooves of your teeth are prime areas for opportunistic decay. Even regular brushing sometimes misses these intricate structures on […]
Created in Tooth Care When X-rays pass through your mouth during a dental exam, more X-rays are absorbed by the denser parts (such as teeth and bone) than by soft tissues (such as cheeks and gums) before striking the film. This creates an image on the radiograph. Teeth appear lighter because fewer X-rays penetrate to […]
Created in Dental Problems Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that erupt in the back corners of the upper and lower normal adult mouth. Unfortunately, most people experience problems from wisdom teeth; in most cases, this is because the teeth erupt too close to existing permanent teeth, causing crowding, improper bites, […]