Archive for the ‘Restorative dentistry’ Category

Oct
01

What to Expect During A Root Canal

Dr. Durning Moore

While the name root canal has the power to inspire fear in many people, the procedure itself isn’t as bad as you might think.  People tend to fear what they don’t understand but some knowledge can go far towards allaying…

Mar
31

When is Tooth Extraction Necessary?

Dr. Durning Moore

Tooth extraction may become necessary for a variety of different reasons. Your tooth may be infected or damaged, or your wisdom teeth may need to be taken out before they cause further problems. How can you tell if your tooth…

Oct
30

4 Reasons Dentists Use Dental Crowns

Dr. Durning Moore

Dentists strive to preserve as much of the natural tooth structure as possible when a tooth is damaged. A broken or cracked tooth, or one with a cavity, doesn’t mean that tooth cannot be repaired. In fact, dental crowns allow…

Nov
30

5 Benefits of Dental Crowns

Dr. Durning Moore

When teeth are damaged, dentists prefer to preserve as much of the natural tooth structure as possible. A damaged tooth doesn’t necessarily mean tooth extraction anymore, thanks to dental crowns. A crown repairs a damaged tooth so it can still…

Feb
21

How To Repair Damaged Teeth

Dr. Durning Moore

There are many reasons why you may experience tooth damage — some of the most common reasons being tooth decay, gum disease, and dental trauma. Due to advancements in modern dentistry, there are more solutions for repairing damaged teeth than…