What Are Some Ways You Can Restore A Tooth?

What Are Some Ways You Can Restore A Tooth?

What Are Some Ways You Can Restore A Tooth?

People can lose a tooth for a variety of reasons including trauma, poor oral care, or infection. But when a tooth is missing, it usually creates very poor facial aesthetics. People become too conscious of how they look and think twice before smiling. Luckily today, cosmetic dentistry has made it possible for teeth to be…

How To Improve Your Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry

Who doesn’t want a beautiful smile? Not everyone has perfect teeth. Some have gaps; others have cracked tooth; while many others have excess gum tissue. However, just because you don’t have perfect teeth doesn’t mean you have to live with an imperfect smile all your life.   Most people do not realize that they can…

How to Maintain Your New Dental Implants

For people who are missing some teeth or have damaged teeth, a great option is to have dental implants. Dental implants can immediately restore the natural look of a face and will also allow you to eat, speak and chew without any impediments. However, if you want your implants to last, you need to take care…

How Is A Cracked Tooth Treated With A Root Canal?

Developing a cracked tooth is not unusual. Causes of a cracked tooth may include a blow to the face, biting down on something very hard or a decayed tooth which cracks when biting down on any type of food. Most people quickly become aware of a cracked tooth. The good news is that one should not…

What You Should Know About Invisalign Treatment

Unlike traditional metal braces, dentists also offer Invisalign treatment. Essentially, this is a process of wearing a series of clear, removable aligners that gradually straighten your teeth. With Invisalign, there are no wires or brackets. Also, unlike the metal braces, there are no restrictions with Invisalign either. If you live in Greenville, SC and are…

What Do I Need To Know About Dental Implants?

In the olden days, when people lost their teeth either due to decay or injury, there was nothing that could be done. They had no option but to continue living their life with a missing tooth (or a broken or injured tooth for that matter). But today, most people cannot imagine even living one day…

Three Reasons to Visit the Dentist

Many people never visit a dentist unless they have a problem with their teeth or gums. Unfortunately, when you have a problem with your tooth or gums, significant damage is almost always present. This results in not only more extensive dental work, but also more complicated treatment solutions and higher overall treatment costs. It is…

Removing a Foreign Object Stuck Between Your Teeth or in the Gum Line

Sometimes when eating food, meat or vegetables, some fibers may get stuck in between the teeth. On some occasions, even dental floss fibers can sometimes get caught between the teeth. In children and teenagers who have a habit of putting everything in their mouth or chewing pens/pencils, pencil stubs, plastic, and even thin metallic chains…

Cleaning and Maintaining Your New Denture Implants

Many people believe that once they have denture implants, they are set for life and do not need to do much. Unfortunately, denture implants require life-long care, and if you do not look after them, you will need some type of denture replacement in the future, which could result in significant expense and aggravation. Here…

5 New Year’s Resolutions for a Healthy Mouth

Many people want to have a beautiful smile and healthy teeth but often think that the only answer is cosmetic surgery. This is a false notion. Anyone can have a healthy mouth if they follow the right oral hygiene strategies. Start off your year by setting good dental resolutions. Dr. H. Carl Burton Jr, DMD,…

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How Is A Cracked Tooth Treated With A Root Canal?

Developing a cracked tooth is not unusual. Causes of a cracked tooth may include a blow to the face, biting down on something very hard or a decayed tooth which cracks when biting down on any type of food. Most people quickly become aware of a cracked tooth. The good news is that one should not…

How Long is a Crown Supposed to Last?

When you have teeth that are chipped, cracked or just weak, you will need either a crown or a filling. Fillings are used to replace a small portion of a tooth that is missing or needs to be replaced. Dental crowns are used to cover the whole visible surface of a tooth. It covers the…

How To Improve Your Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry

Who doesn’t want a beautiful smile? Not everyone has perfect teeth. Some have gaps; others have cracked tooth; while many others have excess gum tissue. However, just because you don’t have perfect teeth doesn’t mean you have to live with an imperfect smile all your life.   Most people do not realize that they can…