A Crown with a Damaged Abutment

A dental crown is essentially a replica of the tooth enamel layer of a tooth. It is secured onto an abutment that is made from the otherwise healthy internal structures of the tooth. While it is cemented in place with a strong dental adhesive, there are things that can weaken this bond. If this happens,… Read more »

A Severely Damaged Tooth Might Need Endodontic Therapy

The durability of your teeth comes largely from the strength of your tooth enamel. While it’s rare, there are times when an oral accident, like a blow to the face, can chip, fracture or severely crack a tooth. If the damage to the pulp or root of the tooth is significant, ’s endodontic staff might… Read more »

Did You Have Root Canal Therapy? What Can You Eat Now?

The center of your teeth could become damaged, but did you know that if the center of our tooth is damaged, you may need root canal therapy? If you decide to avoid this treatment, you could actually lose the damaged tooth. We strongly recommend this treatment if you damage the center of your tooth. We… Read more »

What You Should Know About Root Canal Therapy

If there was one dental procedure you’d like to avoid, what would you say it is? If your first impulse was root canal therapy, you aren’t alone. Many people hope to avoid this treatment. While it’s always better to keep your teeth healthy, you may not always be able to avoid the need for root… Read more »

Endodontic Therapy Can Treat the Pain from a Cracked Tooth

There are rare instances when a blow to the face can carry so much force that it can severely fracture or crack a tooth. When this happens, the potential damage to the pulp, root or nerve of the tooth can be severe. The resulting pain can be traumatic, and to effectively treat it, Dr. might… Read more »

A Tooth with a Bad Filling Might Need a Root Canal

Dental fillings are designed to restore the full function of a tooth and prevent complications after it was attacked by tooth decay. As the years go by, the pervasive bacteria living in your mouth can exploit the seam between the filling and the surrounding healthy tooth enamel. When this happens, the bacteria can eventually infiltrate… Read more »

Flossing Tips and Tricks to Keep Your “Fangs” Healthy This Halloween

This Halloween, why not show off your “fangs” in style? Keeping your teeth flossed during this sugar invasion, will help keep your smile healthy and fresh. Too often, people skip this vital step, which leads to dangerous after effects like tooth decay, gum disease, and even tooth loss. However, by keeping your teeth clean and… Read more »

A Severely Damaged Tooth Might Need to Be Treated with a Root Canal

While it’s rare, there are times when a hard blow to the face or other accident can impact a tooth with so much force that it cracks, shatters or deeply fractures. While the trauma can certainly be significant, the damage to the tooth might be severe. If the internal structures, like the pulp or root,… Read more »

A Badly Damaged Tooth Might Require Endodontic Therapy to Prevent Future Complications

Your tooth enamel is harder than your bones. This is what gives your teeth the strength to bite, chew and grind food. As durable as your teeth are, there are still times when a hard blow to the face or other oral trauma, can impart enough force to severely fracture, crack or damage a tooth…. Read more »

Cracked Tooth Help

There are times when a blow to the face can hit so hard that it actually cracks the tooth enamel and damages the pulp or root of the tooth. The pain that often accompanies this kind of dental trauma can be intense. In most cases, a dentist will need to perform a root canal to… Read more »