Frequently Asked Questions



What type of toothbrush should I use?

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


Is one toothpaste better than others?

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


How often should I floss?

Once every day to boost your dental health.


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

Both of these are restorations ... Read more


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


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


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.