Category: Dental Filling

Preventing And Treating Tooth Decay

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A preventive attitude towards your oral health can help maintain a robust, beautiful smile throughout your life. By practicing behaviors that stop tooth decay in its tracks, you can avoid more costly restorative procedures down the line. To best protect your teeth, combine your daily brushing and flossing routine with regular visits to your dentist… Read more »

Fix Cavities With Dental Fillings

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When plaque and tartar deposits lead to the formation of a cavity, you may rely upon a dental filling to save the remaining healthy tissue. This treatment repairs the breakdown of enamel that allows bacteria to infect your tooth. Seeking a solution on time can prevent further harm from decay, like the breaking or total… Read more »

What To Expect When You Receive A Dental Filling

When you have a cavity, you should know that the damage to your tooth will only worsen until you schedule treatment with your dentist. Decay is a serious issue, one that can lead to an infection and even tooth loss if it is not addressed in time. Fortunately, the problem is often caught early enough… Read more »

White Fillings: Why Is Metal-Free So Exciting?

You know that each and every time you hear about white fillings at our Riverside, CA practice, it’s like there’s quite a lot of excitement and fanfare surrounding this particular restoration. At first glance, of course, this may be somewhat puzzling to you. Are dental fillings really that exciting, you wonder? Well, the truth is… Read more »

Why Treat Your Cavity Today?

You have likely noticed that we are consistently quite serious about you scheduling an immediate visit for a dental filling when you have a cavity. If you’re someone who currently has tooth decay but you have not treated it, we can quickly provide you with a long list of compelling reasons to call us today,… Read more »

Tips: Feeling Comfortable About Fillings

When it comes to your dental filling visit, there’s no way around it – you need to address the tooth decay that is damaging your tooth (and you should do it as soon as possible to avoid potential additional problems). So, what are you supposed to do if you’re feeling concerned about maintaining your comfort… Read more »

Dental Filling Steps: Refresher

Do you remember what happens on a step-by-step basis when you receive a dental filling? Has it been quite a while, so you’re feeling a little bit anxious about scheduling the filling you need to repair your tooth? Perhaps you have just developed your first cavity and are somewhat unsure about what to expect. Whatever… Read more »

3 Myths About Dental Fillings

Have you heard so many different stories about dental fillings that you aren’t even sure what to believe anymore? If you are in need of restorative care for tooth decay but you are feeling uneasy about a filling, we encourage you to recognize a simple fact: Scheduling your filling right away is always the best… Read more »

Dental Fillings: Quiz Yourself

The dental filling is a very common procedure, which offers a wealth of oral health and cosmetic benefits. As a result, we like to make sure our patients are fully informed regarding this restorative treatment. How much do you think you know about fillings? Are you a master of tooth decay information? Or, do you think… Read more »

What Makes Fillings So Advantageous?

Do you tend to clam up when you discover you need a dental filling to restore your oral health? Are you listening to us suggest that you schedule a visit as soon as possible, while you’re thinking to yourself that there is no way you will be returning soon for a filling? If so, we… Read more »