Category: Dental Associates of Woodcrest

A Treatment For Your Tooth Infection

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Whenever you experience consistent pain in one of your teeth that will not go away after a day, you should report this symptom to your dentist. Ignoring this problem could potentially lead to worsening health outcomes as an ongoing toothache may indicate an infection within your tooth’s pulp. Left untreated, the infection risks spreading to… Read more »

Practices To Help Treat Tooth Decay

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Do you stay on top of regular trips to your dentist? If it has been a while since your last visit, we suggest visiting on a biannual basis to receive a general checkup. At each appointment, we clean your teeth and perform a thorough examination to protect your smile from tooth decay, gum disease, and… Read more »

We Offer Dental Care For Kids

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The oral hygiene habits children learn at a young age help them maintain a healthy smile for an entire lifetime. By taking your child to their first cleanings and examinations, they become comfortable with the idea of regularly cleaning their teeth in a professional environment. Beginning with the eruption of their first baby tooth, a… Read more »

Keeping Your Teeth White

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Is your smile as bright as you wish it to be? Have stains caused your teeth to not appear as white as they once looked in recent photographs? When problems with the shade of your teeth occur, cosmetic whitening treatment can help return pride in the appearance of your grin! Whether from food, drink, or… Read more »

How Orthodontics Straightens Smiles

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When you decide to correct problems with the spacing of your teeth, knowing each of your orthodontic options helps you find the best solution. While each corrective appliance works towards the same goal of straightening your smile, different options offer different benefits during your treatment. While a clear aligner treatment provides the discretion of translucent… Read more »

The Importance Of Healthy Gums

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When it comes to oral health, your gums play a vital role in securing your smile. By practicing your hygiene routine each day, the same behaviors that clean your teeth help keep your gums free from disease. Using your toothbrush and floss to clean the deposits of plaque that cause tooth decay also protects your… Read more »

A Root Canal Can Relieve Infection

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When you experience a painful toothache that will not go away naturally, it can be a sign of an underlying problem that requires professional treatment. If decay or physical trauma exposes an opening in the protective layer of your tooth’s surface, oral bacteria can enter and infect its pulp. Without treatment, this infection even risks… Read more »

Healthy Habits To Support Your Gums

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When you practice rigorous daily oral hygiene, you support all the tissues of your mouth in addition to your teeth! While cleaning plaque from the surface of your teeth helps you fight cavities that form from decay, these habits help you maintain healthy gums. This is because the same bacterial deposits that lead to the… Read more »

Safely Removing A Tooth Infection

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When you have a painful toothache that will not go away, it can distract you throughout your entire day. While this symptom impacts your ability to complete your daily tasks, it can also be a sign of a serious threat to your oral health. Although temporary discomfort may not require further investigation, seek examination for… Read more »

A Reliable Solution For Tooth Loss

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If you have recently lost one of your teeth, you know how frustrating adjusting to its effects can be. You may experience a more aged appearance or attract unwanted attention to the new gap in your smile. When your loss is a front tooth, you can have difficulty tearing your food when you bite. Consequently,… Read more »