How Does IV Sedation Dentistry Work?

Injecting a sedative into your body, like through a vein, may seem scary, but that’s not really something to be worried about. According to most studies, oral sedation in adult patients is relatively safe and effective in managing dental anxiety. If you fear dental...

Broken and Chipped Tooth Repair at Home

Tooth cracks are a widespread clinical finding. An article published on PubMed Central states that the rate of complete fracture incidents is five teeth per hundred adults per year. According to another study, North Carolina general dentists have mentioned that 44% of...

What Does It Mean to Have Fuzzy Teeth?

A fact sheet by the World Health Organization states that untreated dental caries in permanent teeth is the most prevalent health condition according to the Global Burden of Disease 2017. Almost 10% of the global population is affected by severe periodontal disease,...

Are There Alternatives to Root Canal Procedures?

Nearly everyone experiences tooth decay during their lifetime. While good oral hygiene can minimize decay, and fillings can take care of it if caught soon enough, oftentimes, decay infects the inner part of the tooth, known as the pulp. When this occurs, a root canal...