Dental Implants In Contemporary Restorative Dentistry

A diagram of a dental implant.

It is a well-established principle of Dentistry, that unless there is no other option, teeth should not be extracted. But, except for teeth removed for orthodontic reasons, if a tooth needs to be extracted, it should be replaced ā€“ one way or another ā€“ as soon as possible. Also, most of the time, missing teeth […]

Why Do Root Canal Treated Teeth Break

A diagram of a root canal.

Root canal treatment is often the choice whenever a tooth causes serious pain to an individual. The tooth may hurt for one of many different reasons. 1. There is very deep, extensive tooth decay that has affected the nerve. 2. There is a very large, extensive filling in that tooth (that may have been there […]