Lately, we’ve been looking at replacing a single lost tooth with bridges or a dental implant. But what about cases where a patient has lost multiple teeth, or even a majority of them? In these cases, we may recommend a denture. There are multiple options available to help address advanced tooth loss, which one will be right for you?
If you’ve lost a single tooth, you may feel embarrassed about the gap in your smile. We understand and offer a lifelike prosthetic to replace a missing tooth. Addressing tooth loss can improve not only your appearance, but your overall oral health as well. Should you consider a dental bridge?
Can you believe how quickly 2017 is flying by? In today’s blog, we’re going to take a break from dentistry and focus on the community. There are always so many fun and unique events taking place in Astoria, especially as we near the holidays. In addition, remember that we can help you enjoy a brighter smile in time for your next gathering.
You have a number of different options or addressing tooth loss. However, dental implants can provide a more secure and natural looking way to restore your smile. Do you have questions about implant placement? What should you expect from the procedure?
After today, many adults (especially those with kids) are going to find themselves flushed with candy and other sugary sweets. While there is nothing wrong with enjoying an occasional piece of candy, the influx of sugar that Halloween (followed shortly by the holiday season) brings can lead to a greater risk of decay. You may benefit from a post-Halloween cleaning!
When we lose one or more teeth, then our oral health can suffer, as well as the appearance of our smile. Fortunately, we can replace your missing teeth and return your smile to full health, function, and appearance. Do you need prosthetic dentistry? What dental prosthetics do you offer?
When a tooth develops an infection or a dental abscess, treatment is crucial. Otherwise, serious pain and complications can arise, threatening the very stability of your smile. Fortunately, we can treat an infected tooth using an endodontic solution, such as a root canal. How do root canals treat dental infections?
In less than two weeks, people across the city will be celebrating Halloween! Which means there will be so many fun and exciting events taking place in Astoria. So, why not head out in your costume and have a great time? In addition, remember that too much candy can absolutely increase your risk of decay, so be sure you’re brushing and flossing too!
Last week, we took a look at how a filling can repair a decayed tooth. However, in some cases a filling just isn’t substantial enough to repair a tooth. We can often place a custom-made dental crown to repair damaged teeth or address decay or infection. What can you expect from a crown placement?
If you have tooth decay, then treatment is needed to avoid serious complications. Nearly everyone will develop a cavity at some point in their lives, fortunately we can provide lifelike and strong restorations to address the problem. Are you ready for a cavity treatment?