Usually, root canals procedure is almost painless treatment. That’s because dentists apply anesthetics. And the nerve is blocked from sending pain signals to the brain. A root canal is simply removing the nerve, cleaning the canal space, preparing the canal space and finally putting the root canal filling inside the root.
Early Childhood Caries is a tooth decay in a child under 6 years of age. This condition is a devastating problem in young children. While some children may only have one tooth that is decayed, and some may have multiple teeth that are decayed it is important to understand that tooth decay in childhood is not normal and can be prevented.
Amalgam fillings were widely used for restorations in the past. But, today dentists found negative effects on the teeth and overall health. One of the main problems with amalgam fillings is that it: corrodes; releasing mercury vapor that can be absorbed into the body.
Cosmetic Dentistry is the dental specialization dealing with the appearance of the teeth, gums or bite. Common cosmetic dental procedures include teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, crowns, shaping, and more.