Category: Restorative Dentistry

Why You Need to Replace that Lost Tooth

Many dental concerns such as decay or harmful bacteria can be treated with simple restorative procedures such as a filling, crown, or even periodontal cleaning. Other times, however, a dental extraction may be the only viable option when it comes to preserving your smile. Though this addresses the immediate concern, it is important to recognize… Read more »

Protecting Smiles With Tooth Extraction

Fillings and crowns help us treat serious issues with a tooth, from damage to decay and infection. However, sometimes issues arise that are simply too severe to be addressed with a filling or crown. Instead, to preserve the smile we need to remove a tooth completely. In today’s blog, your Greenville, TX, dentist explains when… Read more »

Dental Implants Preserve Smiles

Did you know that dental implants do more than simply fill the gap in your smile left by a missing tooth? In fact, they can help preserve your facial structure and even prevent further tooth loss. In today’s blog, your Greenville, TX, dentist will look at how we use dental implants to help replace missing… Read more »

How Does A Bridge Treat Tooth Loss?

When you lose a tooth, or up to three in a row, then your Greenville, TX, dentist may suggest a bridge. We use this custom prosthetic to replace missing teeth with a functional and lifelike option. But how does a bridge treat tooth loss, and how do we design and craft them? How long do… Read more »

Creating Crowns In One Visit

In the past, the process of restoring a tooth with a custom crown took between two and three visits. However, our team understands that our patients already have hectic schedules, and can’t afford multiple to visits to address their dental concerns. Which is why your Greenville, TX, dentist uses the CEREC system to create and… Read more »

Comfortable Dental Repair With Root Canal Therapy

When you think root canal, you probably envision all of the jokes and inaccurate rumors that paint it as an uncomfortable experience. However, most people find the process comparable to a filling placement, a comfortable and safe means of restoring smiles. In today’s blog, your Greenville, TX, dentist explains how we provide root canals to… Read more »

How Do We Treat A Cavity?

When a cavity forms, whether due to injury or poor oral hygiene, you could suffer toothaches that grow worse with time, and the risk of an infection. However, to prevent infections and put a stop to painful aches, we may suggest a restoration. In today’s blog, your Greenville, TX, dentist will explain how we treat… Read more »

We Can Restore Your Smile By Treating A Chipped Tooth

If you have a tooth that is even slightly chipped, it can cause you considerable embarrassment. Visible dental damage creates problems for the symmetry of your smile, and it can be a flaw that is conspicuous enough to make you uncomfortable smiling or speaking for fear of revealing it! At our Greenville, TX dentist’s office,… Read more »

Keeping A Tooth Healthy After Cavity Treatment

By taking good care of your teeth on a daily basis, and being consistent with your routine dental exams, you can avoid the permanent dental damage caused by a cavity. Our Greenville, TX dentist’s office is prepared to help our patients stay safe against decay so that they can avoid problems that demand restorative dental… Read more »

Dental Anxiety Can Become An Obstacle To Good Oral Health

The discomfort you feel at the idea of seeing your dentist can actually make you more likely to experience problems that require oral health care. People with dental anxiety may choose to avoid dental checkups. This makes them vulnerable to tartar buildup, gum disease, and tooth decay. Over time, a cavity that forms and gradually worsens can… Read more »