Don’t Fear The Root Canal

When we talk about root canals, we find many people apprehensive about the procedure. Years of misinformation and jokes have left this common endodontic procedure with an undeserved reputation. In fact, root canal procedures are comfortable and many patients find them comparable to receiving a simple dental filling. In today’s blog, we’re explaining why residents of Brighton, MA, shouldn’t fear the root canal!

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Should My Bleeding Gums Concern Me?

When you experience aches or sensitivity in your teeth, you should see the dentist right away for treatment. But what about your gums, when should you be concerned about them? If you experience sore or bleeding gums, then we suggest seeing your Brighton, MA, dentist as soon as possible for periodontal treatment. We’re going to talk about identifying and treating gingivitis and gum disease, and when to alert your dentist.

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Preserving Your Facial Structure With Implant Dentistry

Did you know that tooth loss impacts not only your smile, but your overall facial structure as well? To avoid serious complications, such as an aged appearance or even further tooth loss, you need to replace your lost tooth or teeth. To do so while also preserving your facial structure, we may suggest implant dentistry for our Brighton, MA, patients.

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Filling The Gap In Your Smile With A Bridge

Minor tooth loss isn’t just a cosmetic issue. Losing one to three teeth could lead to trouble with your oral health, including a higher risk of TMJ disorder and a chance of further tooth loss. In order to help Brighton, MA, residents with missing teeth, we may prescribe a dental bridge. How do we create these prosthetics and what benefits will they offer our patients?

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How Does A Root Canal Stop Tooth Loss?

When our teeth become abscessed or infected, restorative treatment is crucial. Otherwise, people could end up losing a tooth and suffering the serious complications of tooth loss. How does root canal therapy treat infections and stop tooth loss? When should our Brighton, MA, residents seek treatment? Find out more about endodontic therapy in today’s blog!

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