Halloween doesn’t have to be spooky, creepy, or filled with damaged teeth. If you’re careful about what you eat and plan for a solid night, you can get through the holiday without any Halloween dental emergencies – and prevent yourself from spending November in the dentist’s office.
Once upon a time, humans needed third molars. Our mouths were bigger, we ate demanding food that required more chewing power. As we have evolved, those extra teeth became unnecessary – and they no longer fit in the mouth all that well. One must wonder then why they have been nicknamed wisdom teeth. Most people … Continue reading “Wisdom Teeth Extraction Doesn’t Have to Be an Emergency”
No one wants a tooth pulled, but sometimes a same-day tooth extraction is necessary to save your oral health from serious damage and destruction and preserve your teeth and gums. What’s important is knowing that, no matter what’s going on with your problem tooth, your Healdsburg emergency dentist is prepared to handle it that very … Continue reading “Reasons You May Need a Same-Day Tooth Extraction”
Vacations may be over and another school year is ramping up, but that doesn’t mean you have to leave summer behind. California stays temperate all year long, but there are some months that will leave you missing the warmer, carefree days. When you choose tooth bonding to address your problem teeth, you can create and … Continue reading “Feel Like Summer All Year with Tooth Bonding”
No matter what age you are, whether you’re in front of the classroom or a student in the seats or a parent on the sidelines, it’s that time of year again – back to school season. You want to look your best, and the right customized dental care will help you achieve it.
Dental emergencies come in all shapes and sizes. Some hurt, some don’t. Some are bloody, others are not. Some are obvious, some lurk for a while before they suddenly become a painful problem. When you have a lost filling or crown, it’s clear that you have an oral health complication, but what should you do … Continue reading “What To Do When You Have a Lost Filling or Crown”
Refusing to smile can give you a reputation of being unfriendly, standoffish, or not having a sense of humor. These assumptions are understandable – if you don’t smile, people will wonder what you’re hiding or why you look unapproachable. But you know who you truly are, and you also know that the appearance of your … Continue reading “Set Your Smile Free with Customized Cosmetic Dentistry”
No one wants to have a dental emergency. They’re inconvenient, painful, and, they require a trip to the dentist for repair. Ignoring a dental problem, however, is not the way to make it go away. A true dental emergency threatens your teeth and the tissues in your mouth and problems like that require expert attention … Continue reading “Do You Have a True Dental Emergency?”
Invisalign® wearers know what it takes to get through a day with their aligners. Add summer vacation into the mix and things can get just a little complex. Traveling, whether for a few days, a few weeks, or the entire summer, demands that you plan ahead where Invisalign® is concerned.
No dental emergency is good – that’s a fact. However, the solutions for many dental emergencies end up being far less invasive, scary, or complicated than many people think. Here are just some of the dental emergencies that have simple, straightforward repairs if you contact your Healdsburg dentist right away for help.