All Posts in Category: Dental FAQ

Root Canal Common Questions

Root canal is actually a space within a tooth. It consists of a pulp chamber and one or more canals within the roots of the tooth. The nerves and other anatomical structures such as blood vessels are cased within the root canals.

Root Canal Therapy

Root Canal Therapy is also known as Endodontic Therapy. It is one of the major surgeries in the field of endodontics.

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Common Questions About Tooth Extraction

A tooth extraction is the term used for the removal of a tooth from its socket in the jaw bone. Visit our Las Vegas Dental Office if you’re in need of a tooth extraction.

When do I need to have my tooth extracted?
If your tooth has been in pain for a long time and has severely decayed and broken down it is not possible to save it at this time. An extraction is needed. Most times a tooth with pain can be saved with a root canal therapy if it is still intact. If finances are an issue then you might have to consider an extraction in order to become pain free.

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Common Questions About Dentures

As you may have already read on the Dentures Las Vegas page, dentures are prostheses that fill in the place of missing teeth. They can replace just a few teeth in which case they are called partial dentures or replace the whole dentition which is called a full or complete denture.

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Common Questions About Teeth Whitening

What is teeth whitening?

Teeth whitening is also called dental bleaching. In basic terms, whitening of tooth restores the natural color of the tooth and bleaching improves the white color of the natural tooth.

When is tooth whitening done?

Many times you might have felt that your teeth are not up to mark in terms of aesthetics. When you smile or laugh, your teeth don’t look the best. In this case you can visit our Las Vegas Dentist especially a cosmetic dentist who will examine the hue, color and shade of your teeth. According to the results you may be advised to undergo teeth whitening procedure.

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