Our team cares about our Newhall, CA, community, which means we’re limiting our treatment options and office hours to help reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19. In addition to only providing emergency care on a case-by-case basis, our team also follows strict cleaning and safety protocols. Find out how we’re keeping our patients safe in today’s blog.
A dental emergency is simply any damage to your teeth, or injury to your gums or oral structures, that isn’t life threatening, but is serious enough to require immediate attention. In today’s blog, your Newhall, CA, dentist looks at how we address these scenarios and repair the teeth, and what you can do to ease discomfort in the immediate aftermath.
Right now, there are a lot of concerns about leaving the house and the risk of contracting COVID-19. We understand, and take steps to ensure our offices are clean and safe. In addition, our general and preventive treatments help our Newhall, CA, patients enjoy optimal oral health, and avoid issues like tooth decay and gum disease!
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 how CT technology helps with the tooth replacement process.
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 teeth with personalized dentures.
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 team for possible treatment options?
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 about treating these issues with root canal therapy.
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 the teeth.