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Saving Your Tooth with a Root Canal

At the center of your tooth lies the pulp. The pulp is important because it contains the nerves and blood vessels necessary for keeping your tooth health. But the pulp can become damaged or diseased if it is infected through a cavity or crack in your tooth. Before the invention of the root canal, a tooth with damaged pulp would... read more »

Conquering Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety is a very real thing for many people. While a fear of the dentist can be common, it can also keep you from getting the care your smile and your body needs, and can result in serious problems later on. To avoid those problems you need to get past your dental anxiety. To help with this, we offer... read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Tooth Hazards

It is important to always exercise caution with any tooth hazards that may be present in your life. Every time you find yourself partaking in a habit, ask yourself if it's potentially dangerous to your teeth and gums. After a while, you'll start realizing that a lot of lifestyle choices you have are actually extremely unsafe for your smile. If... read more »

Water Flossers and Their Benefits if Threaded Floss is Failing You

If you are struggling using traditional tools when flossing between your teeth, it may be a good idea to consider investing in an alternative interdental cleaner such as a water flosser. Through the use of a water flosser, you can clean between teeth without worrying about ever using a thread. This can be extremely effective for individuals who struggle with... read more »

Why Your Routine Dental Cleaning and Exam Appointment is Important

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to attend your six-month checkups. This is very important and it’s key for your health. To help you know why, our dentist, Dr. Tontra Lowe, DDS, is happy to list the reasons why you should receive a dental cleaning and exam regularly. Dental checkups can clean and strengthen... read more »

How Your Dentist Diagnoses a Cavity

Do you ever wonder how your dentist notices and diagnosis a cavity? If so, our dental team is happy to share the details! As you may already know, cavities are oftentimes detected at your routine dental cleaning appointments. When you’re in the dental chair, Dr. Tontra Lowe, DDS usually diagnosis a cavity by doing one or both of these things:... read more »

The Reasons Why a Teeth Cleaning is so Beneficial

If you’re dreading your upcoming six-month checkup, then you need to change your mind set. Did you know your teeth cleaning appointments are very beneficial? That’s right, your appointments can help you in a myriad of ways. To help you know more, our dentist, Dr. Tontra Lowe, DDS, will be thrilled to list some of the benefits of getting your... read more »

The Information You Need to Feel More Comfortable at the Dental Office

Dental anxiety and nerves are real. In fact, there are many people who experience them. If you’re one of these people, Dr. Tontra Lowe, DDS and our dental team have some information that might help you feel more calm, comfortable, and relaxed in the dental chair. We proudly provide pain-free injections to help you avoid any discomfort during your appointment.... read more »

The Reasons Why Many Brush Their Smiles with Electric Toothbrushes

Oral hygiene is important if you want a strong, healthy, and even beautiful smile. However, your oral hygiene routine is only effective if you use the proper tools and techniques. Now, if you’re not sure whether to brush your smile with a manual or electric toothbrush, then Dr. Tontra Lowe, DDS is happy to help you by giving you some... read more »

Crowns, Veneers and Its Effect on Your Dental Health

Are you familiar with crowns and veneers and the effect on your smile? Drawing the line between dental veneers and dental crowns can be problematic. If you had to select just one of the services to improve your oral aesthetics, both answers would be ideal choices, as they both can improve the look of your smile. However, your preference should... read more »