A Dental Crown Restoration for Treating a Tooth with a Bad Dental Filling

A dentist will often use a dental filling to repair a small cavity, chip, or a minor case of dental attrition. This mode of treatment essentially replaces the compromised area with an alternate dental material. As the years go by, poor oral hygiene practices could start to affect the strength of your tooth enamel. The chronic presence of plaque acids... read more »

A Knocked-Out Tooth Might Need to be Replaced by a Bridge

Most of the time, when a tooth is knocked out of the socket, the force and trauma associated with the injury severely damages the tooth to the degree that it can’t be saved. When this happens, your dentist, Dr. Sheldon Kupferman, usually needs to extract the remnants of the tooth and suture the gums. The tooth can later be replaced... read more »