Urgent Dental Problem? Our Practice Is Prepared To Help You

If you feel confident in the health of your smile, it can be easy to patiently wait until your next scheduled checkup to see your dentist. However, if you have a tooth that is in considerable pain, or if you experience physical harm, seeing someone as soon as possible can become a priority. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we are prepared to help patients when they need emergency dental services. We can take care of an injured, lost, or aching tooth on short notice. Having access to urgent care can help you avoid complications, and it can make saving a vulnerable tooth easier. If there is not a way to save a tooth during a dental emergency, we can restore your smile by planning prosthetic dental work. (more…)

Can A Dental Implant Be Placed And Restored At One Practice?

In order to restore their smile as well as their dental function, many people who have lost teeth will look into implant dentistry. Through dental implants, it is possible to permanently secure a restoration without affecting surrounding teeth. The implant also provides support by stimulating your jawbone, which encourages the flow of nutrients to support the tissues and stop deterioration from occurring. Many dental practices will send patients to specialists in order to have their implants placed. Our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office is often able to both place and restore dental implants, which means all of the work of restoring your smile can happen in one location! (more…)

Is There Any Way To Save Your Broken Tooth?

After a severe dental injury, you may assume that the only thing your dentist can do is safely extract a tooth, then plan on replacing it. While injuries do sometimes demand the removal and replacement of a broken tooth, it is possible to save a tooth and restore it with a lifelike dental crown. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we are ready to take on a problem with a dental emergency so that your smile is restored as soon as possible. If there is a way to save a broken tooth, we can do the work to make sure it is saved and protected with a custom appliance. If the tooth is too badly hurt to be saved, we can make plans to carefully remove it before providing a permanent prosthetic appliance. (more…)

How Long Will It Take To Replace Several Lost Teeth?

senior woman thinkingOne missing tooth can be enough to make biting, chewing, and speaking difficult. It can also be enough to seriously undermine a person’s confidence in their appearance. Losing several teeth can be particularly upsetting, and it can also create more problems with your dental function. If you are missing multiple teeth, you may feel uncertain about what you can do to have the problem resolved. How long is it going to take to fully restore your smile, and what will the process be like? At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we have experience helping people with incomplete smiles regain what they have lost. The right appliance can ensure that all of the gaps in your smile are addressed in as little as one procedure. (more…)

A Painful Toothache Can Warn You Your Tooth Is Infected

struggling with infected, painful toothHas it become harder for you to enjoy meals and snacks because of a sensitive tooth, or one that is often sore? Your painful toothache is not something that you should try to ignore, as that discomfort could be a symptom of a serious tooth infection. Infections occur when cavities form and allow bacteria into the tooth, and they can also stem from physical injuries. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, patients who are exhibiting symptoms of a tooth infection can be treated with the appropriate restorative dental work. Thanks to single-tooth anesthesia, our practice can make your visit more comfortable during and after treatment. (more…)

You Should Feel Confident Biting With A Fixed Prosthetic

example of a senior couple comfortable with biting and chewing thanks to restorative dental workIf you have a single tooth absent from your smile, it can force a change in your approach to biting and chewing foods, which can lead to several potential new oral health troubles. Over time, your adjustment may force changes in your jaw movement that create more stress, and eventually build to causing you persistent discomfort due to TMJ disorder. You can also wear down your remaining teeth, which can make it more difficult to keep them in good health. Thanks to a permanent prosthetic appliance provided by your Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, you can have an easier time with your dental function! You can also feel more comfortable with your smile, as the right restoration can be a good cosmetic match for your surrounding teeth. (more…)

The Right Preventive Care Can Help You Avoid Tooth Loss

Happy smiling woman with healthy teethAre you doing enough today to avoid problems with tooth loss in the future? Your current behaviors can have more of a long-term impact on your smile, and your general health, than you might expect. By consistently practicing good oral hygiene, you can effectively protect yourself against gum disease. In addition to affecting your potential risk for certain general health issues, complications from periodontal problems can lead to tooth loss. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, patients can count on preventive care that will keep them safe against infection, as well as against problems with tooth decay. If you have already lost at least one tooth, we can recommend prosthodontic work in order to restore your smile and lower your risk for future losses. (more…)

Urgent Dental Problem? We Offer Emergency Appointments!

If you injure a tooth, or start to experience pain that is hard for you to ignore, it can be difficult to wait for a routine appointment for restorative dental work. Our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office recognizes this, and are prepared to help when an issue calls for treatment on short notice. If necessary, we can arrange emergency dental work for patients. This can shorten the time you spend in pain, and it can improve your chances of having a tooth in poor health restored. While it is often possible to successfully restore a tooth that has been injured or developed an infection, it can sometimes take prosthetic dental work to fully restore a person’s smile. (more…)

Set Up An Appointment To Have Your Injured Tooth Restored

If your injured tooth already has you worried today, you should know that its condition could worsen over time if you do not have it treated. Damage to your enamel can make further harm to a tooth more likely, and you may have a difficult time preventing an infection from affecting the tooth. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, we are prepared to restore teeth that have been physically injured. In fact, we can even bring patients in on short notice if emergency dental work is recommended. Once restored, you can feel more comfortable knowing that the tooth is safe, and find it easier to bite and chew without difficulties. (more…)

Restorative Dental Work Can Improve Your Bite Function

When oral health problems develop, the matter can become serious if not treated properly. You can experience unwelcome changes to your appearance, and you may even develop persistent pain in a tooth if nothing is done to take care of a tooth in poor condition. Tooth decay, physical injuries, and tooth loss also create potential problems with your bite function that can seriously impede your quality of life. At our Londonderry, NH dentist’s office, you can look forward to restorative dental work that renews your confidence in your smile. In addition to taking care of teeth that look unsightly or unhealthy, we can provide restorative work that allows you to bite and chew with greater comfort. (more…)