A dental emergency is never planned, and often, they don’t happen during regular business hours. But treating an emergency situation is crucial for preventing serious pain, or dental complications such as tooth decay or dental infection. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks about how we treat the unexpected with emergency dentistry.
Did you know that the foods and drinks we consume not only impact the health of our teeth, but their appearance too? In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist is discussing how choosing healthier snacks and beverages could help protect your teeth from issues such as dental cavities and even serious discoloration.
Your Astoria, NY, dentist is still here for your emergency dental needs, ensuring you continue to enjoy a strong smile and avoid major oral health complications. But we’re still limiting care for non-essential preventive and cosmetic services. Which means taking better care of your smile from home is crucial for strengthening your oral health and avoiding issues like cavities or periodontal disease.
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 what you need to do to keep your smile safe!
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.
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 addition, should you lose a tooth, we’re going to explain our replacement options.
Do you have an ache in your tooth that seems to grow worse each day? Do you have persistent tooth sensitivity that hasn’t abated, even as the weather has warmed? Then your dental pain could be a potential dental emergency, such as a cavity or infection. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist looks at how we identify and treat dental emergencies.
When a cavity forms, the issue only grows more severe with time until the very stability of our tooth is threatened. While we’re closed to general and elective treatments, your Astoria, NY, dentist is still here to tackle your emergency concerns, such as an untreated cavity or infection! When does your tooth need a filling, and when should you contact our team for treatment?
For many people, stress and other factors could cause difficulty sleeping or maintaining a regular schedule. Over time, this could mean the onset of a serious disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). In today’s blog, we’re looking at improving your daily routine to avoid OSA, and when you may need to talk to your Astoria, NY, dentist!
Losing your teeth could mean the eventual onset of serious oral health issues and complications. If you lose one to an emergency situation, such as having a tooth severely broken or knocked-out, then our team can help right away. If one is lost due to poor oral health, then as soon as our doors open again, we can provide prosthetic solutions. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist talks tooth replacement!