Month: June 2016

Understanding Tooth Discoloration

What does it mean to say that there are different types of tooth discoloration? When it comes to whitening your teeth, distinguishing the two types can be important. A cosmetic whitening treatment is meant to address extrinsic stains. However, intrinsic stains will not show the kind of change you are looking for when you agree… Read more »

Replacing Metal Fillings With Composite Resin

A filling that is made from composite resin can do an effective job of restoring your tooth after a cavity. It has the ability to look like your own natural enamel, and it is capable of bonding with your tooth. You may have an older filling that is not made from this material. In the… Read more »

What's Influencing Your Cavity Risk?

Cavity risks vary from person to person – one potential issue could be a serious problem for you, but have little effect on another person. You can work with your dentist to develop a full understanding and appreciation of your particular risks. That being said, there are common threats to your teeth that should be… Read more »

Quiz: Receiving A Full-Mouth Rehabilitation

A full-mouth rehabilitation can be arranged through your dentist if you have serious work that needs to be done on your teeth. This is a process that can take time, and multiple treatments, but it can result in you having your oral health fully restored. The course of your rehabilitation will depend on the current… Read more »