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November 2017

Local Emergency Dentist

By |2019-02-15T01:23:12-07:00November 23rd, 2017|Emergency|

It's Thanksgiving and I Cracked My Tooth! Teeth are very strong, but they can break and chip. Interestingly, a cracked tooth might not hurt when you bite down. It’s when you release the bite that you feel the pain. Your tongue might notice a broken or chipped tooth before you [...]

September 2017

Issues With Dental Crowns

By |2019-02-15T01:23:14-07:00September 7th, 2017|Restorative|

3 Common Issues With Dental Crowns A dental crown is a “cap” that is shaped like a tooth and is placed over the top of an existing tooth. Dental crowns are commonly used to strengthen damaged teeth. They are also used after a root canal where much of the natural [...]

June 2017

Good Dental Communication

By |2019-02-15T01:23:15-07:00June 13th, 2017|Education|

3 Signs Your Dentist Is a Good Communicator Have you ever been to a dental office, sat down in the chair and had your dentist get right to work with nary a hello? While their dedication to the work is great, in this situation you may be left unsure of [...]

April 2017

Importance of Digital X-rays

By |2019-02-15T01:23:16-07:00April 2nd, 2017|Technology|

3 Reasons to Ask Your Dentist for Digital X-rays If you have ever gone to the dentist and had to have X-rays taken of your teeth and gums, you probably understand how uncomfortable and inconvenient they could be. However, in recent years, advances in technology have made digital imaging of [...]

February 2017

Early Treatment of Cavities

By |2019-02-15T01:23:16-07:00February 25th, 2017|Preventative|

How Early treatment of cavities can help you avoid potential problems. At some point in life, it is possible you could get a cavity, or maybe you have already experienced a few. If you worry about your dentist finding a cavity during your next examination, we understand. Sometimes, it is [...]

Choosing A Dentist

By |2019-02-15T01:23:18-07:00February 20th, 2017|Education|

Choosing A Dentist In Saratoga Springs NY When you go to a dentist, you expect the dentist to provide you with the best care possible. Unfortunately, many dentists choose to use different equipment, material and techniques from each other. The patient doesn’t know what works best so they rely on [...]

January 2017

Prevent Cavities & Decay

By |2019-02-15T01:23:18-07:00January 16th, 2017|Preventative|

How to Prevent Cavities and Decay in Teeth The mouth is a normally moist environment inhabited by bacteria. These bacteria do not normally harm the teeth unless they are exposed to sugars. People sometimes mistakenly believe that as long as they avoid sugar, their teeth will not decay. As your [...]

December 2016

Sensitive Teeth

By |2019-02-15T01:23:20-07:00December 19th, 2016|Education|

Teeth are covered with a substance we are all familiar with called enamel. Enamel is the hardest substance in our bodies. It is a glass-like covering on the tops of our teeth which protects them. When enamel is lost over the years, the substance underneath the enamel becomes exposed. This [...]

Evaluating Your Dentist

By |2019-02-15T01:23:21-07:00December 15th, 2016|Education|

Evaluating Your Dentist: Is It Time to Make a Change? Is your dentist no longer meeting your expectations, or is he or she unable to provide you with the services you require? If you do not feel satisfied with the care you have been receiving from your current dentist, it [...]

Cracked Teeth

By |2019-02-15T01:23:22-07:00December 13th, 2016|Emergency|

A cracked tooth can be very problematic for a patient. Often there are twinges that the patient feels when they bite down on certain foods and the food presses in a certain direction that aggravates the cracked cusp. These cracks are often not visible with the naked eye. Dentists who [...]