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5 Things to Expect With Dental Implant Surgery


A dental implant is the only oral prosthetic that can last an entire lifetime. An implant is a rod or screw – generally made out of titanium – that dentists place into a person's jawbone. It serves as a replacement for the … Continued


What’s the Difference Between Metal and Tooth-Colored Dental Fillings?


Dental fillings are used to seal the space made by a cavity. When tooth decay begins to eat through enamel, it causes small holes to form. Cleaning and removing any tooth decay in these caries is essential to saving the … Continued


Does the Invisalign Teeth Straightening Treatment Hurt?


For anyone that is looking to get straighter teeth and remove those gaps between their teeth, the Invisalign treatment has become one of the leading methods dentists are recommending. Not only does someone not have to worry about having metal … Continued


A Family Dentist Shares Tips to Avoid Toothbrushing Bad Habits


Your family dentist has likely told you about the importance of brushing your teeth. You might not realize there are some toothbrushing habits that can impact your oral hygiene. Therefore, it is important to identify bad habits and change them … Continued


Thumb Sucking and Your Kid’s Teeth


Thumb sucking is a perfectly normal habit that infants develop around the time they start breast or bottle feeding. Over time, this habit can evolve and continue well past the bottle feeding age, impacting their oral health in the long … Continued


Is Tooth Dentin Important?


Looking for information on the importance of tooth dentin? Good idea. While most people tend to understand how important the enamel of a tooth is, there is not much information on the importance of a tooth’s dentin. According to the … Continued


Is a TMJ Specialist in your Future?


Find out if seeing a TMJ specialist is in your near future. #TMJ #Specialist #WestfordMA


An Abscessed Tooth May Need Total Extraction


Looking for information on abscessed teeth? A total extraction may or may not be necessary when someone has an abscessed tooth. When someone has an abscess in one or more of their teeth, it means that there is an infection … Continued


How a Kid-Friendly Dentist Can Help Your Child’s Visit


It is no secret — going to the dentist is an important step in maintaining good oral hygiene and keeping your mouth healthy and happy. However, seeing the dentist is usually not on the mind of a child. Most children … Continued


Options for Replacing Missing Teeth


Missing teeth can create a lot of problems. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to fix the problem, allowing you to smile with confidence once again. Removable dentures When it comes to replacing missing teeth, dentists recommend getting dentures if … Continued