At one time, treating a cavity meant you received a metal restoration. However, your Newhall, CA, dentist provides a more lifelike solution for cavities with our composite resin dental fillings. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how we create and place these biocompatible and lifelike restorations, and what you can do to avoid cavities.
Category: Restorative Dentistry
When a tooth becomes infected, you could experience pain when eating, or swelling near the tooth. Unless treated, this could lead to poorer oral health, and even a higher risk of tooth loss. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist talks about our emergency treatments and how we address issues like dental infection.
A dental implant is essentially a new tooth root, one that can help you address minor and severe cases of tooth loss. Placement is crucial for ensuring they can support daily bite forces and pressure, which is why we use computer technology to guide them in place. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist explains… Read more »
While your Newhall, CA, dentist strives to help protect teeth and repair any damage or oral health issues to preserve them, sometimes protecting your oral health means actually removing a tooth. With a surgical tooth extraction, we can help prevent the complications of wisdom tooth impaction or even an infected to severely damaged tooth.
When it comes to tooth replacement, we don’t believe in a one-size-fits-all approach. We know that to ensure a perfect fit and a new smile that can absorb bite forces and restore function and beauty, your prosthetics need to be custom-made. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist will talk about how we replace missing… Read more »
When a patient in the Newhall, CA, community comes to us with minor tooth loss, then our team can provide a prosthetic to address the gaps in his or her smile. A custom-made dental bridge not only looks natural, but provides a comfortable fit and long-lasting solution to missing teeth. When should you see our… Read more »
At one time, the only crowns available were made from amalgam or other metals. While effective, they didn’t offer an esthetically-pleasing appearance. Fortunately, your Newhall, CA, dentist can offer repair and restoration with one made from a strong and lifelike material known as porcelain. When does a porcelain crown benefit your smile?
When you have serious pain in your smile, the kind that makes eating a difficult task, then you may have more than just a cavity. In fact, you could have an infected or abscessed tooth, which means unless treatment is administered, you could lose the tooth altogether! In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist talks… Read more »
At one time, all dental fillings were made from metals, such as amalgam, gold, or silver. While effective, these could change shape over time and didn’t offer a very esthetically-pleasing appearance. In order to provide our Newhall, CA, patients with an attractive smile, we may repair cavities with lifelike fillings that match the color of… Read more »
When you lose a tooth, this means the risk of serious complications, from misalignment and loss of jawbone density to an aged appearance. In order to avoid these complications, your Newhall, CA, dentist may place dental implants, addressing minor and more severe cases of tooth loss. In order to place them with accuracy and precision,… Read more »