Help! I’m Afraid of the Dentist!

Help! I’m Afraid of the Dentist!

What do you offer to reduce my fear? People are anxious about going to the dentist for different reasons, including worrying about the effectiveness of localized anesthetic and feeling like the dentist is rushed or is neglecting your concerns. Other factors include...
What are Fillings, exactly?

What are Fillings, exactly?

Fillings are a type of dental restoration used to repair a tooth damaged by decay (caries). It is common for a tooth to have decay but not cause any sensitivity or discomfort. Teeth pain is like having chest pain when you have high blood pressure or high cholesterol, if it hurts it might be too late (think crowns, root canal or extraction).