Category: Restorative Dentistry

A Tooth-Colored Filling Can Provide Lasting Protection

If you need to be treated for a cavity, your dentist will have to do something about the portion of your tooth damaged by decay. For many people, that support will come from a dental filling. Fillings can limit the amount of work done on your tooth structure. Because the restoration only occupies the space… Read more »

Learn More About Dental Implants Through A Consultation

If you have suffered tooth loss, you can have more than a little interest in learning how your full smile can be regained. As you look into your options for restoring your smile, you can start to learn of the benefits that dental implants provide patients. With the support of implants, restorations can remain in… Read more »

What Makes A Root Canal Treatment Necessary?

Many patients who go to see their dentist for cavity treatment will have their oral health issues addressed without the need for root canal treatment. If dental decay is caught in time, the treatment can involve nothing more than the removal of decay and the placement of a dental filling. The reason root canals are… Read more »

A Same-Day Crown Can Keep An Injured Tooth Safe

Dental enamel is a remarkably strong substance, which is why tooth injuries are not a frequent issue even as we continue to wear them down by biting and chewing on a daily basis. With that said, problems do sometimes occur, and an injury can leave you with a serious oral health problem. Our Greenville, TX… Read more »

How Nightly Teeth Grinding Leads To Smile Problems

If you continue to wake up with jaw pain and sensitivity, it is time to start worrying about bruxism. People who have ongoing issues with bruxism will grind or clench their jaw during rest, which leads to progressive wear and tear on the teeth as well as stress on your jaw. Over time, this can… Read more »

Creating A Crown In Just One Visit

When you have a cavity or an infection, or should a dental emergency such as cracked or chipped tooth develop, then you may need a crown. Fortunately, your Greenville, TX, dentist not only offers dental restorations, but we use advanced technology to create them in a single visit. In today’s blog, we’re talking about the… Read more »

Preventing Cavities And Dental Infections From Home

Since we’re currently limiting our treatments to emergency care, you won’t be able to attend a routine cleaning and exam for the time being. However, that doesn’t mean your oral health has to suffer. In today’s blog, your Greenville, TX, dentist is talking about how you can safeguard your smile from home, and when to… Read more »

Dental Infections Need Attention

Bacteria are naturally present in your mouth, and when you fail to clean your teeth and gums adequately, the bacteria can build up over time. Eventually, the acid produced by bacteria will cause serious oral health issues. Those problems will compound over time the longer you wait to seek treatment. Dental infections — cavities and… Read more »

Getting a Dental Crown in Just One Day

Finding an oral health issue can cause many patients to become anxious. If you’re someone who already experiences anxiety related to dental visits, worrying that you may need a filling or more serious treatment can cause you to delay scheduling your appointment. This, in turn, will only make your problems worse when you do ultimately… Read more »

Saving Your Tooth with Root Canal Therapy

Don’t postpone dental treatment when you need to repair an issue with your teeth. In almost every case, the longer you wait, the worse your condition will get. This is especially true with cavities. If you delay the treatment of a cavity, that cavity will get larger and more destructive to the structure of your… Read more »