Dental Emergencies

Do you know what to do in a dental emergency?  What constitutes a dental emergency?  A “dental emergency” is a situation in which: A tooth is knocked out A tooth is cracked A tooth is partially dislodged or “extruded” An object is stuck between your teeth You have a toothache A filling or crown is […]

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The Magic of Cerec!

What is CEREC? CEREC stands for “CERamic REConstruction.” This is a method of dentistry that uses digitized design and manufacturing to create customized dental reconstructions. Ceramic dental reconstruction includes crowns, inlays, outlays, and veneers. Using CEREC to digitally map the inside of your mouth, your dentist can order and create a ceramic reconstruction custom-fitted to […]

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What’s Causing You To Grind Your Teeth?

A lot of people have dental problems caused by grinding their teeth. In fact, it’s estimated that almost one out of ten adults grind their teeth. There are many possible causes of grinding, although many people have trouble pinpointing why they grind their teeth. Causes of teeth grinding include: Stress, anxiety, or frustration Hyperactivity disorders […]

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How To Overcome Fear of the Dentist

Do you feel anxious when you know you have to go to the dentist’s office? Would you rather be anywhere but there? Does your pulse race when you think about your appointment? If so, you might have a fear of the dentist. Worry not — almost 15% of Americans also fear the dentist, usually because […]

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