Preventative Dentistry

Caring for your Implant supported Bridge

PLAY VIDEO Taking proper care of your implant supported bridge is important in maintaining good oral health and ensuring the longevity of your restoration and the implants supporting it. Just like your natural teeth, your bridge requires proper daily cleaning to maintain optimal health. Caring for your bridge can be challenging because of the need …

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Why doesn’t my Crown feel right?

PLAY VIDEO Sometimes after a crown is placed on a tooth, complications can come about if there is not an exact fit between the crown and prepared tooth it was placed over. Symptoms of an ill-fitting crown include looseness or mobility, tooth pain or sensitivity or irregular wear to the opposing teeth. Eventually dark lines …

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What is the difference between a Filling and an Inlay?

PLAY VIDEO When your tooth’s structure has been compromised by decay, your doctor may choose to use a filling or an inlay to repair it. There are some differences between these two solutions that you will want to discuss with your doctor. Fillings When repairing a small area of decay, a filling is a great …

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What is an Inlay? (CAD/CAM)

PLAY VIDEO When repairing a cavity, an inlay can restore your tooth in a more durable manner than a traditional filling, while also mimicking a tooth’s natural shade. An inlay is typically made of ceramic, composite resin, or a combination of both. Your doctor uses a 3D (CAD/CAM) scanner to aid in designing the restoration. This …

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4 Easy Ways to Improve your Dental Health

We get it – life’s busy!  Take control of your oral health and help avoid emergency dental visits with these 4 easy tips: 1. Brush your teeth– This one is simple and something that everyone is already aware of. Be sure to brush your teeth at least twice per day with a fluoride toothpaste. In addition, …

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