Dental emergencies are dental issues that require instant temporary aid or instant treatment. If you don’t get treatment immediately, the problem might get bigger, or the pain will get more excruciating. Bear in mind that dental emergencies happen anytime, anywhere, and for varied reasons. Therefore, it would help to know the dental emergencies and how to deal with them.(more…)
You walk into the dentist’s office for a routine check-up and get the heebie-jeebies. You can’t relax, and your trip to the dentist isn’t exactly your favorite part of the week. Your dentist will probably give you a little sedation dentistry so you can get through your check-up with as little pain and anxiety as possible. What is sedation dentistry, and why might you need it? Let’s look at what sedation dentistry is, its benefits, and the types of sedation dentistry you might need.(more…)
When pregnant, you may experience some dental problems that need to be attended to on time. In some instances, an X-Ray must be conducted.
As a pregnant woman, you may ask yourself, is a dental X-Ray safe for pregnant women?(more…)
Your teeth are part of your smile and the shape of your face. They also protect your bones from being slowly worn down. It is essential to take care of them and prevent decay, erosion, and build-up. Here we will discuss three dental crowns: traditional metal, ceramic, and porcelain-fused-to-metal. Get ready to find out how they affect your health and which is best for you.(more…)
Looking for a way to improve your smile? Teeth whitening may be the solution you are looking for! Whitening your teeth can make them look up to 10 shades lighter, and it is a procedure that can be done in the comfort of your own home. Some of the reasons why people turn to teeth whitening include:(more…)
You want to get to the top when it comes to your career. The team at Centreville Dentistry would like to help you with that by meeting your cosmetic dentistry needs. There are ways that changing up your teeth and your smile can have an impact on your career and help you be successful, and we are here to provide you with professional cosmetic dentistry services.(more…)
A person’s teeth go through a variety of stages. Children have baby teeth otherwise known as milk teeth that will be replaced as they age. Permanent teeth cannot be naturally replaced so it is important that they don’t become damaged. One possible damaging situation includes the emergence of your wisdom teeth.
Your mouth will go through many changes and stages within your lifetime and one of the major dental milestones you will experience is getting your wisdom teeth or, your third molar. These are the teeth that grow at the very back of your mouth and usually appear when you are around 17 to 21 years old, hence the name wisdom teeth. It doesn’t make you smarter but it is assumed that you already have wisdom when they emerge.Read More
Most people have horror stories about their experience with their wisdom teeth. As a result, they have a lot of questions about wisdom teeth. Why do we have them if we’re going to need to remove them later in life? Why do they get impacted? What’s the purpose of having them? Wisdom teeth are considered functionless like an appendix. They are no longer necessary or used.(more…)
Having uneven or misaligned teeth may be a cause of some people’s lack of confidence in their appearance. While some teeth straightening procedures are pretty well-known and widely used, others may be less spoken about or unknown to many. Luckily, there are many great procedures available for those who are interested in beginning their teeth straightening journey.(more…)
Keeping your teeth healthy can be a chore. The first thing you should do is to make sure you practice good dental hygiene such as brushing and flossing your teeth daily while scheduling dental visits regularly. Having healthy teeth doesn’t always mean you have perfectly, white, and attractive looking teeth. One way to resolve teeth that are not living up to your standards or if you have a bad tooth is through getting porcelain veneers or crowns.(more…)