Frequently Asked Questions

 

1

What type of toothbrush should I use?

In general, the brand isn't important. A ... Read more
 

2

Is one toothpaste better than others?

Not especially, although you should consider a toothpaste with fluoride to prevent decay.
 

3

How often should I floss?

Once every day to boost your dental health.
 

4

What's the difference between a crown and a cap?

Both of these are restorations ... Read more
 
 

5

What's the difference between a bridge and a partial denture?

Both of these replace teeth that are missing. A bridge is permanently attached to teeth while a ... Read more
 

6

What about silver fillings versus white fillings?

There aren't any health reasons not to use silver fillings; it's simply that many patients choose white ... Read more
 

7

Do I need to have a root canal just because I have to have a crown?

No. Most teeth that have a root canal do require crowns for added strength, but the inverse is generally not true.