A Dental Bridge That Feels Loose Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

A dental bridge is typically created in a special dental lab to replicate a missing or extracted tooth. The special dental adhesive used to marry it to the two anchoring abutments is meant to rival the once natural bond between the dentin layers of each tooth and their respective tooth enamel layer. As the years pass, poor oral hygiene practices... read more »

A Loose Dental Crown Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

If a tooth is significantly compromised by a large cavity, dental attrition, or a dental fracture, there might not be enough healthy tooth enamel remaining for Dr. Pallavi Rakesh to repair it with a dental filling. In a case like this she might recommend restoring the tooth with a dental crown. This form of treatment is designed to completely replace... read more »

A Cracked Tooth Often Requires First Aid While Seeking Treatment

Vigorous athletics, extreme sports, and other rugged activities, can put you at increased risk of suffering an oral injury or dental trauma. If a blow to the face or other accident severely fractures or cracks a tooth, it can cause pain and lead to other complications. In a situation like this, it’s important to apply some simple first aid measures,... read more »