Month: December 2020

Protecting Tiny Grins with Preventive Care

Little smiles need just as much, if not more, dental care to keep them in tip-top shape to last a lifetime. This is usually accomplished through a structured regimen of preventive care at home in addition to a healthy diet and routine in-office care. If even one of these three factors is left behind, your… Read more »

How Scaling and Root Planing Protect Your Grin

Every tooth is comprised of two main parts – the root and the crown. While the crown assists in biting and chewing, the root actually stabilizes the tooth and helps to absorb the stress of your bite. Without a strong base, a crown would not be secure and could not function properly. When diseases and… Read more »

Do You Have a Dental Care Routine?

Your oral health is something that takes work. By consistently tending to your teeth and gums, you can keep them healthy throughout your lifetime. It doesn’t take a ton of effort each day, it’s about consistency. Having a dental care routine can help you consistently clean and monitor your teeth, preserving them for the future…. Read more »

How Tooth Roots Stabilize Your Teeth

Your teeth are made up of much more than you see when you smile into a mirror. While the crown of your tooth is important from a cosmetic and functional standpoint, it’s not the only part of your tooth that matters. Each of your teeth actually extends deep beneath your gum line. Below the surface,… Read more »

Crafting A Lifelike Dental Filling

When you have a cavity, this could not only cause pain in your smile, but also lead to a risk of serious complications. In order to treat the issue and protect your smile, then we will create a filling. In today’s blog, your Silver City, NM, dentist will explain how we create fillings that look… Read more »