Sometimes you need a tooth extraction for the good of your overall oral health. Whether a tooth has suffered severe damage or it is decaying, there are situations in which it cannot be saved. When this occurs, we encourage you to take proactive steps and consider the rest of your smile. Of course, no one […]
Category: Tooth Extraction
Do I Need A Tooth Extraction?
The last thing you probably want, when it comes to your mouth, is to have a tooth extracted. It often feels like a major point of maintaining good oral hygiene is to keep your smile healthy and intact. However, there are times when removing a tooth is the best course of action for your health. […]
Wisdom Teeth: Myths And Facts
Do you feel like you’ve been hearing an awful lot about third molars lately? Perhaps you have started to wonder whether you require wisdom teeth removal but you don’t notice any signs that something is wrong with your smile. In fact, you’re not even certain what a wisdom tooth is or if you have any. […]
3 Common Reasons For Extractions
When you learn that you require a dental extraction to improve your oral health, you may initially have some misgivings. After all, there are so many restorative dentistry treatments available to offer support and repairs, you may wonder if the removal of your tooth is necessary. First, we would like to reassure you that we […]
After A Tooth Extraction
Sometimes we need to have a tooth pulled. Hopefully it is not often. Maintaining a full set of teeth is important to your health, but there are certain reasons that a tooth extraction is the treatment of choice. If you do have a tooth extracted, there are things you should and should not do afterward […]
Are You Down With the Crown?
Of all facial expressions, none are so powerful and immediately recognizable as your smile. If you’ve lost your tooth, or a large part of it, smiling freely proves more difficult. On one hand, you don’t want others to perceive you as standoff-ish, but at the same time you don’t want them to see your broken […]
Extracted Teeth Could Be the Most Accessible Source of Stem Cells
For decades now, stem cells have been a hot topic among medical experts and ethicists. There is little doubt that stem cells have enormous, even life-changing benefits. They can be used to generate new tissues, and scientists look to these cells to provide answers about genetic disorders, heart disease, and even cancer. However, stem cell […]
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