Potential Dental Treatments For An Infected Second Molar With Pulp Damage
4 January 2017
The second molar teeth are located just in front of the wisdom tooth's spot. The second molars are the last grinding force that can make food small enough to swallow. An infected second molar can cause pain while chewing and cause that pain to radiate through the back of your mouth, which can cause you to think the problem is the wisdom tooth if it has yet to erupt.
An infected second molar that isn't treated can lead to damage in the pulp, or the material that carries blood, tissue, and nerve cells throughout the tooth to promote growth and health.
What To Expect During Your First Week With Dental Braces
27 December 2016
If you are apprehensive about getting your new set of braces installed on your teeth later this week, then you are not alone. Teenagers everywhere have been in your same situation previously and all have lived to tell the tale! Thankfully, since dental braces have been used to correct smiles for many decades, there is a lot of information available about how your new braces will feel during the week after they are installed.
Tips For Cleaning The Arch Wires Of Your Braces
7 December 2016
If you have recently had traditional metal braces secured on your teeth, then your orthodontist or cosmetic dentist has likely informed you that you need to clean the teeth carefully. If you do not, then food and bacteria can gather around metal brackets and create pits around each brace. This can create a serious and unappealing decay problem. If you want to prevent this, then you will need to learn how to clean underneath the arch wires.
2 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Teeth Cleaning
18 November 2016
When you go in for a regular dental checkup, you are going to have the opportunity to get your teeth professionally cleaned by a dental hygienist or dental assistant. This is something that can be very beneficial for the health of your teeth, and can help you out a great deal in terms of having healthy teeth between dental visits. However, if you really want to get the most out of your teeth cleaning, there are a few things that you can do.