Social distancing is a great way to help slow the spread the COVID-19 and protect members of our community. Right now, we’re offering emergency treatment, but otherwise limiting treatments to help safeguard the health of our patients and team members. However, if you experience an emergency situation, like pain in your tooth, then you should still contact your Albuquerque, NM, dentist.
Our last blog talked about a great solution for minor tooth loss: dental bridges. But what if you have several large gaps in your smile? What if you’re missing most of your teeth? In these scenarios, you may need more than just a dental bridge. In today’s blog, we’re looking at how your Albuquerque, NM, dentist creates and places a full and partial set of dentures.
When you lose a tooth (or two or three) then you may develop complications for your oral health and even your ability to eat your favorite meals. To help people in Albuquerque, NM, suffering from tooth loss, we may create and place a custom-made dental bridge. How do we craft these lifelike tooth replacement options, and how long do they last?
As a dental professional, your Albuquerque, NM, dentist often focuses on preserving your smile, which means repairing damage with lifelike restoration and providing preventive care to protect your teeth. But occasionally, issues arise that could threaten your whole smile unless dealt with quickly. In these scenarios, we may need to extract your tooth completely!
A root canal is procedure crucial for addressing infected teeth and preventing them from becoming lost. However, may people fear this endodontic procedure due to misinformation about severe discomfort. Fortunately, your Albuquerque, NM, dentist can ensure you feel calm and comfortable throughout the procedure!
Did you know that when we repair a tooth with a custom-made crown, these restorations could last for many years to come, possibly even decades? What makes them last so long, and how do we create and place crowns that look natural and blend with your smile? Let’s learn more about the restorations your Albuquerque, NM, dentist offers.
When you have a cavity, you need treatment to keep a minor issue from becoming something much more serious. An advanced cavity could even mean an infected or abscessed tooth! To treat them, your Albuquerque, NM, dentist offers a filling made from a metal-free material that can blend with your smile seamlessly!