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Gum disease, also known as periodontitis, is a serious gum inflection that damages the soft tissue of your mouth. It can also damage the bone that supports your teeth if left untreated. (Mayo Clinic) Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and... Read More on Gum Disease Treatment
What Is a Root Canal? Root canals are tiny passageways that branch off from beneath the top of the tooth, coursing their way vertically downward, until they reach the tip of the root. All teeth have between one and four root canals! Many tooth problems involve infections that spread to... Read More on Root Canal Treatment
Whitening Procedures Restore Smiles! Whitening procedures have effectively restored the smile of people with stained, dull, or discolored teeth. The darker tissue of your teeth is known as the dentin. The dentin can become exposed as the outer layer of enamel is worn away by the effects of aging or... Read More on Teeth Whitening
What is TMJ? People who grind their teeth can sometimes develop a serious problem with their jaw. When jaw conditions are left untreated, they can adversely affect the teeth, gums, and bone structures of the mouth. One of the most common jaw disorders is related to the temporomandibular joint, the... Read More on TMJ Treatment
General Procedure When tooth restoration procedures such as root canal treatment, tooth crowns, or dental fillings are not enough to save a tooth, it may need to be pulled or extracted. If tooth decay or damage extends to the pulp, tooth extraction may be necessary to prevent infection. Teeth extractions... Read More on General Tooth and Wisdom Teeth Extractions
What Are Veneers? Veneers are thin pieces of dental-grade porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or teeth that are chipped, discolored, oddly shaped, unevenly spaced, or crooked. What are the top 5... Read More on Veneers

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