Category: Restorative Dentistry

Even if you work hard at preventing oral health problems, now and then you may need restorative dentistry work.

Restorative dentistry is the study, diagnosis, and management of diseases of the teeth and related areas. From diagnostic radiology to reconstructive dentistry, here are the ways dentists help restore you to oral health.


Dentists Delivering Dentures in Only Two Days

August 4th, 2017 by

Every year, Remote Area Medical holds a free medical clinic in Wise County, Virginia that serves about 2,000 patients over the course of three days. Among the many services available is dentistry, thanks to the approximately 450 volunteers who make […]


The Dental Advancements That Are Saving Patients Thousands On Treatment

June 22nd, 2017 by

The traditional solution for unhealthy teeth has long been to save the tooth, eliminating pain or the potential for worsening condition as quickly as possible. It might only be a matter of time before the tooth begins to cause trouble […]


The Power of A Healthy Smile

December 7th, 2015 by

A friendly, beaming and healthy smile generally puts people at ease and makes others feel welcome in your presence. However, years of anecdotal evidence and even professional and academic studies show that a good smile can do much more. Keeping […]


Bridges vs. Implants

March 11th, 2015 by

Like all technologies, dental technologies come and go, with newer, more efficient treatments surmounting the old. That’s what’s happening with dental bridges. Once considered state of the art, the use of dental bridges is being pushed to the sidelines as […]


Dental Travel: A Growing Trend in Dental Care

November 13th, 2014 by
Dental travel takes advantage of global competitiveness.

If you’ve been putting off a vacation and socking away money for dental care instead, there may be a way for you to carry out both goals: dental travel. A branch of medical tourism, dental travel or tourism is enjoying […]


9 Graphs that Help Reveal the State of Oral Health in the US

September 29th, 2014 by

Check out these mini infographics, which help explain the current state of oral health in the US. [Click images for larger versions.] For more mini infographics, smile quotes, and other dental divertissements, follow us on Facebook.


How to Fix a Chipped Tooth

September 18th, 2014 by
Close up of a dental technician

You can break, chip, or fracture a tooth in both dramatic and mundane ways. The damage may be the result of an extreme sports mishap, or it could just as easily happen while crunching contentedly on ice. Spectators and athletes […]


Dental Bridges

September 4th, 2014 by
Look good and feel good with dental bridges.

There are good reasons why people get dental bridges, or “fixed partial dentures.” When a dentist replaces a tooth or teeth with a bridge, she mends not only your smile but also your health. If gaps between teeth are not […]