Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom Teeth Your wisdom teeth, especially the lower wisdom teeth, cause more problems than any other teeth in the mouth. It is not uncommon that a lower wisdom tooth causes acute symptoms at the stage when only a part of the crown has broken through the gum. If...
Extractions

Extractions

Extractions A tooth extraction is performed for a wide variety of reasons. The most common reason is decay (caries) so deep into the tooth that it is impossible to save. Other reasons for extraction of teeth: Severe gum disease (bone loss), which has ruined too much...
Root Canal Treatment

Root Canal Treatment

Root Canal Treatment Endodontic treatment (root canal treatment) is necessary when the nerve (pulp), the soft tissue inside the root canal, becomes inflamed or infected. The inflammation or infection can have a variety of causes: deep caries (decay), repeated dental...
Gingivitis & Gum Disease

Gingivitis & Gum Disease

Gingivitis & Gum Disease Gingivitis Gingivitis (inflamed and bleeding gums) is common, but not normal. Classical signs of gingivitis include: Swelling of the gums The gums look red (instead of having a pink color).Please, observe that a smoker with severe...
Scaling & Polishing

Scaling & Polishing

Scaling & Polishing This is a special cleaning of your teeth, which removes calculus (tartar) and stains. This kind of cleaning is done by a dentist or a dental hygienist. At your scale and polish appointment, our dentist will make a careful assessment of the...