Posts Categorized: Restorative Dentistry

How A Porcelain Restoration Completes Your Dental Implant

A dental implant is a biocompatible titanium post that acts as a new tooth root. But what about the visible portion of your new tooth? After an oral surgeon finishes the implant placement, our team will then create a lifelike restoration to complete your tooth! In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will explain how… Read more »

Does Your Smile Need A Partial Tooth Loss Solution?

Our last blog focused on a solution for total tooth loss, in which you lose most or all of your natural teeth. But what if you’ve lost a number of teeth, but not enough to warrant a complete prosthetic, also known as a full denture? In these situations, your Astoria, NY, dentist may suggest creating… Read more »

Full Dentures Help People With Total Tooth Loss

If you have lost most of your teeth, or all of them, this impacts everything from your ability to speak to what foods you can enjoy. However, to help restore function (and beauty) to your smile, your Astoria, NY, dentist can create a prosthetic that looks natural and restores your ability to eat your favorite… Read more »

What Makes A Bridge Look So Lifelike?

A dental bridge is often prescribed to address minor cases of tooth loss, in which a patient may lose one to three teeth in a row. Your Astoria, NY, dentist always takes steps to ensure they not only fit comfortably, but that they also look great and blend with your smile. In today’s blog, find… Read more »

Root Canal Therapy Offers Gentle Treatment For Infected Teeth

When a tooth develops a serious infection, treatment is crucial for avoiding the complete loss of the tooth. In order to remove infected tissues and put a stop to major discomfort, your Astoria, NY, dentist may prescribe a root canal procedure. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how this treatment offers a gentle solution to… Read more »

A Natural-Looking Repair With Custom Crowns

Our last blog focused on addressing cavities with a dental filling. But if your decay is severe, or if a tooth has become cracked or chipped, then a more substantial restoration may be necessary. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will look at how we create and place a crown using lifelike materials that… Read more »

The Danger Of Ignoring A Cavity

Dental cavities could impact people of all ages and lead to serious complications unless treated. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will look at the causes of a cavity, and what warning signs you should be aware of. We’re also going to talk about how we put a stop to tooth decay with a… Read more »

Solutions For Dental Infections

When a tooth becomes infected, this is an emergency situation. At the moment, your Astoria, NY, dentist is still available to help address emergency issues. In today’s blog, we’re looking at when to see us for treatment, and how we put a stop to infection to help prevent the loss of the tooth. Find out… Read more »

Natural-Looking Repair With Crowns

A crown provides more substantial repair than a dental filling, which is why we often use them to correct more severe cases of decay, or to address infections. But how do we ensure they provide natural-looking smile improvement? In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about how we create lifelike restorations.

Taking Steps To Prevent Tooth Loss

Did you know that what we eat, and how well we care for our smiles, could impact our risk of tooth loss? In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist takes a look at tooth loss, and what you can do to help your teeth stay healthy and your smile remain whole, even from home! In… Read more »