Dental Crowns for Fracture Repair

While your tooth enamel is very hard, it is not completely impervious to damage. Grinding your teeth, a blow to the face, or chewing on objects like pencils and pens, all have the potential to fracture tooth enamel.   When this happens the natural bacteria in your mouth are quick to exploit the exposed area,…

Why You Should Get Your Cavity Filled

Have you ever felt an aching in a tooth but chosen to ignore it? Unfortunately, visiting a dentist can seem like an inconvenience. Even worse, most people associate the dentist with pain—both to your teeth and to your wallet. However, did you know that waiting could lead to much more serious damage? In other words,…

A Missing Filling Requires Our Attention

When a filling is used to repair a small to medium sized cavity, it is intended to stand the test of time. Still, you shouldn’t expect a filling to last forever. As time passes the bacteria in your mouth might start to exploit the cement holding a filling in place. Sometimes you can notice symptoms…