A Quick Guide To Root Canals
27 April 2015
Getting a root canal is something that most patients feel extremely anxious about. However, the procedure is usually as painless as having a regular filling. The best way to reduce your anxieties is to fully understand the procedure, so take the time to read this quick and easy guide.
What is a root canal?
Root canal procedures are used to repair teeth which are badly decayed or infected, saving them from extraction.
4 Telltale Signs You Need Dentures
30 March 2015
No one ever wants to admit they need dentures—but every so often, they can make a big difference to your oral health. Although people want to avoid getting a fake set of teeth from dentists, you'll be surprised at how vital they are to perform basic functions like eating, chewing and smiling when your real teeth fail you. Getting dentures is not an overnight phenomenon—it takes years for your original teeth to break down if not cared for properly.
Get to the root of your sensitive teeth
26 February 2015
Tooth sensitivity is very common and affects all ages, although particularly those aged between 20 and 40 years. Sensitive teeth often cause pain when you're eating something hot or cold. The sudden change in temperature will hit the nerve to cause the pain. Rather than give up the ice cream or hot coffee, try to find the cause of your sensitive teeth to treat it. Here are four causes and some treatments which may help.
General Information About Cosmetic Dentistry
28 January 2015
Cosmetic dentists can perform various procedures that will improve your smile, ranging from subtle modifications to major tooth repair operations. If you're looking to treat your teeth that have chipped, discoloured, misaligned or gone missing, cosmetic dentistry might help. A dentist is able to close gaps between teeth, reshape, restore or even alter the length of your teeth. Most common procedures include bonding, bleaching, crown implants, reshaping and adding veneers. It's worth noting that these changes are not only for cosmetic purposes.