Dentures have a bad reputation in modern society, but maybe that is just because people are thinking the of the way that dentures used to be. Perhaps you have a story about grandma’s teeth falling into her drink during dinner, or you know a senior who was always complaining about how they fit or how difficult it was to chew
Dental bridges and crowns are both common restorative devices used by dentists. However, many patients may wonder what they are and when they are used. We are going to take a look at both crowns and bridges and some of the cases in which they are employed. What Are Dental Crowns Used For? A dental crown is a cover that
Some patients are so frightened by the idea of a root canal that they would rather have a tooth pulled. While an extraction is often cheaper than a root canal, there are definitely reasons to try and preserve your own teeth as long as possible. Let’s take a closer look at what is involved in root canal therapy and tooth
One of the most feared phrases in the dental world is “root canal.” What is a root canal treatment? How can you prevent a root canal by avoiding the causes? What are some signs that you may be in need of a root canal? We will consider these questions now. What Is a Root Canal Treatment? A root canal treatment
When teeth become sensitive to hot or cold temperatures, it can create some uncomfortable experiences when eating and drink. Food and beverages should be an enjoyable part of the day, so we want to get rid of that sensitivity as soon as possible. What causes teeth to become sensitive and what can you do about it? What Causes Sensitive Teeth?
Do you miss your bright pearly smile? Perhaps you can’t remember ever having one. While teeth vary in their natural shade, we definitely do a lot of things that stain our teeth. Here are a few reasons teeth change in appearance along with 3 benefits of having teeth whitened. What Causes Discolouration of Teeth? Teeth get stained and discolor over
According to a children’s dental health survey in Australia, half of the 12-year-olds are experiencing tooth decay in at least one of their permanent teeth. This shocking statistic should reinforce the importance of seeking proper oral care for you children from youth up. What dental care does a child need and how can you afford dental care for your kids