Dental health refers to every aspect of the health and functioning of the mouth, especially the teeth and gums. Good oral hygiene can help prevent an array Of more serious health problems from occurring in the future as diseases can give their first warning signs in the form of oral problems. Brushing twice a day and flossing regularly are vital practices, however visiting a dentist regularly is equally if not more important for the prevention and early detection of oral problems.
We all know that good oral hygiene keeps your teeth looking clean and shiny, but did you know that it's also essential to your overall health? It's true, Poor oral hygiene can lead to a variety of dental and medical problems such as gum disease, infection, heart disease, stroke, and even diabetes.
You can get your cavities as well as any other smaller hollow areas in your teeth, filled with composite fillings. Composite fillings are made from resins that are matched to your tooth's color - so they become invisible when applied.
At David Scott Lipps DDS, we always make every attempt to treat your teeth and remedy any dental malady. Unfortunately, in some cases damage to teeth is in so advanced a stage that is may be necessary to extract the tooth in order to maintain dental health.
Root Canal Therapy is actually removing infected pulp (nerve/blood supply) from the root of a tooth; cleaning out the canals, which house the nerves; and sealing the tooth with a synthetic rubber material.
Boost Whitening - The 1 hour in office whitening system, NiteWhite Turbo and DayWhite take home system CREST professional white strips
All metal, porcelain to metal or most commonly all porcelain (ceramic, non-metal) restoration that covers the whole tooth, which protects the tooth from possible breaking, or loss of the tooth.
Like a crown, this restoration can be all metal, porcelain to metal or all porcelain. A bridge is a fixed or cemented prosthesis, which replaces missing teeth.
You can have a new smile with all-porcelain crowns or veneers the front teeth. For the back teeth. we use porcelain fused to metal or all metal.