Dental Care With Tooth-Colored Fillings

Our West Allis, WI dentist’s office works with patients to help them stay safe against dental decay and other problems. By doing so, we help them maintain smiles that are healthy, and that they can feel confident about showing off to others. Of course, we are not just here to prevent trouble – we can also provide restorative services when they are called for. To address a cavity without changing your appearance, we can use a tooth-colored dental filling to protect your enamel and maintain the way it looks. A tooth-colored filling is capable of providing lasting protection, and it can go unnoticed even if it is in a conspicuous space. (more…)

Experiencing A Dental Emergency? We Are Here To Help!

There are some issues with your oral health that can call for dental work as soon as possible. If you find yourself in this unpleasant situation, you can be relieved to know that your West Allis, WI dentist’s office is prepared to help! At an emergency dental appointment, we will bring you in to assess that issue that you are facing before recommending treatment. This provides more than just a prompt response against physical damage to a tooth. We are also ready to take care of you if you need urgent care because of a severe toothache. (more…)

Removing And Replacing A Tooth That Cannot Be Restored

Our goal when caring for a patient’s tooth is to find the most conservative treatment option. In other words, we want to make the fewest permanent changes possible while still fully restoring your oral health and appearance. Unfortunately, there are times when a tooth simply cannot be left in place. If its condition has deteriorated to the point where saving it is not possible, we can instead make plans to safely remove it, then replace it with a custom dental restoration. At our West Allis, WI dentist’s office, we are prepared to carefully extract a problem tooth so that we can make plans to restore your full smile with a dental implant-held restoration. (more…)

How Do You Keep A Tooth Healthy After Cavity Treatment?

Once a cavity forms, your dentist will have to care for you to stop the progression of decay. Someone who is slow to schedule treatment can experience more damage to their enamel, and that can lead to complications and the need for a larger restoration. Our West Allis, WI dentist’s office is ready to help you if you need to arrange restorative dental work. We can make sure bacteria and infected tissues are completely removed, and in some cases we can take care of a more serious cavity by providing root canal therapy in the office. Remember that in time, a cavity will do so much harm that our only treatment option can be extracting and replacing your tooth! (more…)

Are You Missing Out On Important Oral Health Reviews?

How sure are you that your smile is in good health? You may not realize that you have a cavity, or that gingivitis has become a concern – if you do not attend regular dental exams, you can remain unaware of these problems until complications occur! At our West Allis, WI dental office, we provide consistent feedback during routine visits. These regular exams provide you with early warnings about active problems, and they make future issues less likely to occur. For those patients who are experiencing issues with their dental health, we can identify and explain what is wrong before recommending the appropriate restorative dental procedure. (more…)

Address Unflattering Wear And Tear With Cosmetic Dental Work

A person who used to love their smile can start to lose faith in their appearance due to the effect of friction on their enamel. The gradual wear and tear you experience can eventually change your appearance to the point where you no longer feel comfortable with the way you look. That friction can make teeth appear flat or misshapen, and they can generally hurt the way you look by making your smile less symmetrical. At our West Allis, WI dental office, we can talk to you about cosmetic dental treatment, and the long-term value it can have for the way you look. You may be surprised at just how much you can change after a single procedure! (more…)

Bring Questions About Teeth Whitening To Your Dentist

Have you noticed that your smile looks duller now than it does in older photos? Are you having a hard time dealing with dental discoloration, even after attempting to fight it with a store bought teeth whitening treatment? The unfortunate truth is that stains can be hard to avoid, and they can be difficult to remove when they gather on your enamel. Fortunately, your West Allis, WI dentist is able to help. A professional teeth whitening treatment can deliver the kind of results patients are eager to see when they become concerned about discoloration. Before recommending this approach, we can examine your smile and determine if you are a better candidate for another cosmetic dental procedure, such as the placement of porcelain veneers. (more…)

How Dental Crowns Keep Vulnerable Teeth Safe From Harm

If you think something is wrong with the health of your tooth, make sure you seek treatment as soon as possible. Waiting to undergo treatment for a cavity or dental injury can leave you vulnerable to complications with infection. It can also mean experiencing more pain that interferes with your ability to bite and chew food. At our West Allis, WI dental office, we can take care of your vulnerable tooth by putting a dental crown over it. By placing a crown on the tooth, we can make sure it is safe to apply pressure on it when you bite down, and that you are no longer at risk for infection or further damage. (more…)

How General Dental Visits Help You Maintain Your Smile

If your teeth are healthy and bright, you can happily show off your smile. If you have problems with wear and tear, if you have accumulated teeth stains that dulled your enamel, or if your teeth look less healthy, you can become understandably self-conscious about the way you look. At our West Allis, WI dentist’s office, we are prepared to provide a variety of services that help patients maintain confidence in the condition and appearance of their teeth. One important service we provide is preventive care. Simply put, your routine dental exams and cleanings provide an important early line of defense against oral health problems. When you combine these visits with good daily behaviors, you are less likely to experience problems that require restorative dental work, or issues that generally make you less happy with your appearance. (more…)

Replacing A Lost Tooth With A Permanent Prosthetic

While losing a tooth is a serious concern, it is not a problem you are helpless to address! To restore your complete smile and improve your bite function, talk to your West Allis, WI dentist about restorative treatment with a dental implant-held prosthetic tooth. Dental implants provide exciting benefits for people who are looking into treatment to restore their full smile. The implant itself is set into your jawbone to hold the replacement tooth that you receive. When it is present to secure this tooth, you can count on security and stability that improves your bite function, and you can benefit from stimulation in your jawbone that protects it against deterioration. (more…)