Dental Extraction

What Is Dental Extraction? Dental extraction or tooth extraction is the removal of a tooth from the mouth which cannot be restored. Some teeth are more difficult to remove for several reasons, especially related to the tooth's position, the shape of the tooth roots and the integrity of the tooth.  Extractions are often categorized as simple [...]

Dental Extraction2020-02-25T17:51:46-04:00

Regular Teeth Cleaning

What is a regular or standard teeth cleaning? A regular teeth cleaning is known as a prophylaxis in dental terms. The American Dental Association describes a prophylaxis as removal of plaque, calculus and stains from the tooth structures. Removal of plaque, calculus and stains is accomplished by dental instruments that scrape away deposits from the teeth. An electric device, called an [...]

Regular Teeth Cleaning2020-02-25T17:52:22-04:00