Missing Teeth

Missing TeethDental implants are a great way to replace missing teeth and also provide a fixed solution to having removable partial or complete dentures. Implants provide excellent support and stability for these dental appliances. Reasons for dental implants: Replace one or more missing teeth without affecting adjacentRead more

Dental Emergencies

Dental EmergenciesDental emergencies are quite frightening and often painful. Prompt treatment is almost always required to alleviate pain and to ensure the teeth have the best possible chance of survival.Detail Dental is here to help. Sometimes, teeth become fractured by trauma, grinding, or biting on hard objects.Read more

Sleep Apnea

Sleep ApneaDoes your spouse snore? Does it keep you up at night? Maybe you can’t sleep in the same room anymore. Your spouse may be suffering from Sleep Apnea.What is Sleep Apnea? Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when the airway collapses during sleep, preventing the flow of oxygenRead more

Gum Recession

Gum RecessionHealthy gums fit snugly around the crowns of the teeth. Recession occurs when the gums pull away or recede, exposing the roots below. Once the gum tissue has receded from the teeth, it cannot grow back. Left untreated, open areas or gaps form between the toothRead more

Gum Disease

Gum DiseaseUntreated gingivitis or swollen bleeding gums can turn into to periodontal disease which can lead to tooth loss and other health issues.The Detail Dental team encourages you to take charge of your own oral health at home. Learn more about the proper techniques for brushing andRead more

Misaligned Teeth

Misaligned TeethCould your teeth use a little straightening? Malocclusion is the misalignment of a bite or unfavorable placement of teeth. Though malocclusion does not hinder functions of the mouth, it can lead to accelerated wear on the teeth – ultimately reducing the size, shape and strength ofRead more

Teeth Grinding

Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, can literally grind away your tooth structure, transform the way your teeth come together and worse, severely damage your teeth and jaws over long periods of time. If no one has told you that you grind your teeth, hereRead more

Dental Anxiety

Dental Anxiety
Dental AnxietyEach patient is unique. Our dentists are trained to provide a variety of protocols to meet your individual needs. Following a thorough medical history and oral exam, our doctors will determine the safest and most effective way to get the smile you’ve always wanted. Medicines thatRead more

Family History of Bad Teeth

Family History of Bad TeethDid I get my bad teeth from my parents?Some people will try to blame their “bad teeth” on their parents. “My dad has bad teeth. That’s why mine are bad too.” While there is a small amount of truth to that theory, theRead more

Tooth Infections

Tooth InfectionsDental infections can lead to serious problems. In some cases, if left untreated, tooth infections can lead to hospitalization. Dental infections are usually caused by either the tooth itself or the tissues surrounding the tooth. The good news is most tooth infections can be prevented withRead more