Category: Restorative Dentistry

3 Issues that Raise Your Risks of Losing Teeth

While tooth loss is common, it doesn’t occur as frequently as it used to. That’s largely due to advancements in preventive and restorative dental health care, which have helped many patients successfully prevent or treat the most common causes behind tooth loss. Today, we examine a few of those causes, and how they lead to… Read more »

Know More About Your Tooth Loss

Dealing with tooth loss can be disconcerting, especially if the loss of the tooth was unexpected. You may not know what it means for your smile’s future, or what you should do next to preserve your oral health and prevent any further complications. After experiencing tooth loss, the next steps you take can help determine… Read more »

Other Advantages to Tooth-Colored Fillings

Ideally, treating a tooth that has a cavity wouldn’t leave a metallic shine in the tooth for the rest of the person’s life. This is why many people hesitate to treat a cavity when they believe that a metal filling is their only choice for doing so. Today, however, more fillings are crafted from biocompatible… Read more »

Losing A Tooth Is A Dental Emergency

Losing a tooth as a child is a normal, healthy part of growing up. However, while it sometimes happens as we continue to grow up, losing a tooth as an adult is not healthy. In fact, no matter how or why it happens, it is a dental emergency. So, in today’s blog, your Lake Orion,… Read more »

How To Handle A Broken Tooth

When you break a tooth, it can be a jarring experience. So, as with any dental emergency, it is important to know how to handle that situation if it arises for you. In today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI, dentist will share some steps you can take to navigate this particular dental emergency as easily… Read more »

What Happens If I Have A Dental Emergency?

When you experience a dental emergency, you should always come into our office at Lake Orion Family Dentistry right away. However, you may not know what a dental emergency looks or feels like. So, in today’s blog, your Lake Orion, MI, dentist will explain the symptoms of a dental emergency, and what we can do… Read more »