How to Determine If You Have a Cavity

Cavities are one of the most common dental problems treated by our Pineville dentist. In fact, it is estimated that nine out of 10 people will develop at least one cavity in their lifetime. Fortunately, there are many general dentistry solutions available for cavities, including tooth fillings. Dentists often used tooth fillings that are made [...]

Wisdom Teeth Removal Explained by Our Pineville Dentist

Wisdom teeth are the last to grow. They usually develop during the late teens and for others, the early twenties. Wisdom teeth are four, one at each corner. By the time they grow, the other twenty-eight teeth are usually in place and thus there may be no room for wisdom teeth to grow well. Due [...]

13 Important FAQ’s About Dental Implants

1. What are dental implants? Dental implants are a standard for tooth replacement. An implant is a small “support” made of titanium and placed into the jawbone at the point of a missing tooth root. After the implant has attached to the adjacent bone, a replacement tooth is positioned on top of the implant. 2. [...]

3 Strategies from Our Pineville Dentist to Keep Your Teeth In Great Condition

These days, many individuals are interested in getting their teeth in excellent condition. If this is the case for you, it's important to know which general dentistry tips to employ so that you can attain the absolutely amazing set of pearly whites that you've always wanted. To get on the road to great teeth now, [...]

Dental Sealants: What They Are and What They Do

Dental sealants are a form of preventative dentistry used to try and stop a cavity from occurring. Specifically, the sealant is a plastic material applied to the back teeth chewing surfaces or wherever else decay is most likely to occur; it is applied to you using a cosmetic dentist. By brushing and flossing on a [...]

Pineville General Dentist Shares Important Details About Root Canal Treatment

The first thing to know about root canal treatment is that it's really not that bad. What is bad is what comes before root canal treatment, which is infection in the roots of the teeth and the sometimes extreme pain that accompanies it. The abscess or tooth loss that might come if the patient avoids [...]

Pineville Dentist Explains Why You Should Hold Off on Whitening Children’s Teeth

When it comes to children’s health, sometimes it’s best to do less and take the gentler approach. The same philosophy goes for whitening teeth. Do-it-yourself and professional whitening agents can cause tooth sensitivity, so we recommend waiting until the little ones aren’t so little before taking this cosmetic step. The Academy of General Dentistry recommends [...]

Be Toothache Free This Year Following Our 5 Tips

No one enjoys a toothache. In fact, some say the pain when a nerve is involved can be excruciating. Since the best plan of attack to stop toothaches is prevention, follow these five tips to avoid toothaches all year long. 1. Brush teeth daily. Everyone should brush at least twice a day, morning and evening, [...]

Welcome to Our New Website & Dental Blog!

Thank you for stopping by to check out our brand new website and dental blog. We have built this website with our patients and potential new patients in mind to be able to easily find information about the dentistry services we provide for your whole family. Our blog will be refreshed with great, informational content [...]