A Tooth With a Large Cavity Might Need to Be Restored with a Crown

If you have the bad habit of putting off routine dental checkups at Dr. Sheldon Kupferman's office, a small cavity could go undetected. In a situation like this, the decay could spread to a larger area of tooth enamel. As this happens you might notice increasing sensitivity and discomfort in the tooth. Sometimes a large cavity can compromise the structural... read more »

Root Canal Therapy

Dental fillings are designed to restore the full function of a tooth and prevent complications after it was attacked by tooth decay. As the years go by, the pervasive bacteria living in your mouth can exploit the seam between the filling and the surrounding healthy tooth enamel. When this happens, the bacteria can eventually infiltrate this space and form a... read more »