Root Canal Treatment: What Happens If It Fails?

Root Canal Treatment What Happens If It Fails

Root canal treatment is usually a highly successful procedure, but just like any kind of medical treatment there is always a small possibility of complications. This only happens in the tiny percentage of cases and the reason for failure can vary considerably.

What Are Some Complications of Root Canal Treated Teeth?

After root canal procedure or endodontic treatment is completed, … Read more

Is There Any Difference between Cold Sore and Canker Sore?

Is There Any Difference between Cold Sore and Canker Sore (2)

Here at the Central Park S. Dental Care we often find that people are slightly confused about cold sores and canker sores. In fact they are quite different as cold sores are caused by the herpes simplex type I virus and are highly contagious. They develop outside the mouth and form painful little blisters usually around the lips or under … Read more

Overcoming Dental Anxiety and Fears

Overcoming Dental Anxiety and Fears - Cosmetic Dentist NYC

Did you know an estimated 9% to 20% of Americans will avoid visiting a dentist because of fears and anxieties, and if you feel this way then you’re certainly not alone as it is a worldwide phenomenon. If the thought of visiting a dentist leaves you feeling terrified or panic stricken then you may have a dental phobia which is … Read more

One Hour Crown: Better Than a Conventional Crown?

One Hour Crown: Better Than a Conventional Crown?

Normally when you need a new crown then you will have to go through a process of having a tooth prepared, an impression taken and a temporary crown fitted until your permanent crown can be made and fitted at a later appointment. This usually takes at least a couple of weeks. Wearing a temporary crown can be a less than … Read more

Cosmetic Dental Treatments: Quick and Easy Fixes

Cosmetic Dental Treatments Quick and Easy Fixes

While it’s true some cosmetic dental treatments can be pretty lengthy, others are very quick and relatively easy and of course this helps keep them affordable. This can be a great solution if you’d like to quickly improve your smile but don’t want to spend too much money or time doing so.

Enamel Contouring and How It Can Help

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A Closer Look at the Implant Overdenture

A Closer Look at the Implant Overdenture (1)

Lots of people who have conventional dentures, particularly lower dentures fail to wear them very much due to problems with them staying in place. Using dental implants can help stabilize dentures and has been shown to be a particularly successful way to help people who currently struggle to wear their dentures. This is a long-term treatment and has an … Read more