Posts By: James Stewart DDS

Does Your Tooth Need A Root Canal?

If a tooth has a cavity, we place a filling. But what if your tooth has a serious infection or abscess? In these situations, we may perform an endodontic procedure to restore the tooth and preserve your smile. How do you know if you tooth needs a root canal? What does the procedure involve?

Quiz: How Do You Place Dental Bridges?

Losing teeth can lead to poor oral health as well as a number of complications. In addition, tooth loss also impacts your appearance and often, your level of self-confidence. Don’t let missing teeth have such an impact in your quality of life. Your dentist can discuss replacement options, such as dental bridges.

Do You Have Questions About Crowns?

Last week, we discussed how we often repair decayed teeth using our tooth-colored dental fillings. But what if your tooth has developed substantial decay or damage? You may require a different form of restoration, such as a dental crown. Do you have questions about crowns?

When Do You Prescribe Fillings?

As part of our approach to restorative dentist, we offer lifelike treatments with results that blend with your smile. For example, we can use crowns to repair teeth. We also offer natural looking and metal-free dental fillings. When do we prescribe fillings? What does placing them involve?

Quiz: How Does Bonding And Contouring Work?

Do you have issues with the shape or shade of your teeth? Even if you have multiple esthetic concerns, we can often address these problems in a single visit using dental bonding and contouring. How do these cosmetic procedures work? How do they differ from whitening or veneers?

Professional Whitening You Can Use At Home

If you have stained teeth, you may feel embarrassed about your appearance. We understand, and have a solution to discoloration! With our professional teeth whitening system, we can brighten your smile from home. You can enjoy teeth free of discoloration with a reduced risk of sensitivity as well!

How Do Veneers Improve A Smile?

Last week, we discussed cosmetic dentistry. Today, we would like to take a closer look at one of our cosmetic procedures: Porcelain veneers. We can use them to literally transform a smile, changing the appearance of the tooth. How do veneers improve smiles? What does placing them involve?