A Brief Rundown On Dental Bridges

Do you have missing teeth and would like a dental bridge to replace them? A few options for bridges are available. To help you, we will briefly go over their differences.   First, we will explain some terms you should know. There are pontics, which are the artificial teeth for replacing the missing ones. There are abutments, which are your... read more »

A Tooth Lost to Extreme Decay Can Effectively Be Restored by Installing a Bridge

Without timely treatment a cavity that forms on one of your teeth can quickly spread to become a very serious problem.  If the decay severely compromises your tooth, our White Pearl Dentistry dentist might recommend the tooth be extracted in preparation for restoring it with a bridge. This will effectively restore the full function and appearance of the decayed tooth.... read more »

Knocked Out Teeth Can Be Restored with a Bridge

It’s not unheard-of for a hard fall or a blow to the face to knock out one of your teeth. Sometimes if the tooth is knocked out cleanly, Dr. Nadia Hamouda can implant it back into the socket. Unfortunately, most of the time fragments of the tooth remain in the gums and have to be extracted, thus resulting in the... read more »