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Explaining the Different Types of Gum Surgery

For Treating Disease or For Aesthetics If your dentist recommends gum surgery, it may mean that you have developed gum disease that has already become problematic. Untreated gum disease can leave you with infected and damaged gums that require surgery. You need to understand why you have become a candidate for gum surgery and that […]

The Good and The Bad Side of Back Teeth

The Back Teeth Dilemma Molars are called the ‘back teeth.’ At a certain age you would have all six in the upper arch and another six on the bottom. They include the wisdom tooth, the third one in the farthest end on both sides. They do have a purpose but they often come with issues. […]

The Different Types of Dental Restoration

The Direct And Indirect Methods Dental restoration includes a variety of options and these are depending on the nature of your dental problem. Teeth may require repairing due to worn out, damaged, or decayed parts, while sometimes, one or more teeth are entirely missing. Restoration can be categorized in two general types. Dental restorations can […]

Understanding The Benefits of Restorative Dentistry

What is Restorative Dentistry?  Restorative dentistry is a branch of dentistry that deals with restoring in the mouth lost function and esthetics. It is an integrated approach to oral health problems by means of available treatment options. Find out what these are. The American Dental Association is not currently recognizing this branch of dentistry as […]

Are Dental X-Rays Safe and How Often Is Safe?

Invaluable And Safe  Dental x-rays are invaluable imaging tools for the dentist who can formulate the most suitable treatment plan for a patient based on the image results. You know it uses radiation and you have concerns about its safety. Find out how safe are dental x-rays and how often should you have them and […]

What is a Dental Abscess?

If you get a cavity, you want to get it fixed by our Lynnwood dentistry clinic as soon as possible. Otherwise, you are at risk of developing a debilitating infection that will cause you a lot of pain and grief. This infection is known as a dental abscess. Cavities and Dental Abscess The cause of […]

Gaps Between Teeth: What is Too Wide?

Teeth Gap Different people have different mouths. Some people’s teeth are very close together, while others have sizeable gaps between their teeth. Occasionally, people will come to our Lynnwood dentistry clinic with concerns about the size of the gaps between their teeth: what is too wide, or what is too narrow? The good news is […]

Do You Need to Remove Your Wisdom Teeth?

Wisdom Teeth Wisdom teeth are frequently the last teeth to erupt in your mouth, generally appearing as you enter adulthood. Our Lynnwood dental clinic offers wisdom tooth extractions, which are common and simple procedures that many adults have to go through. However, the idea that wisdom teeth must necessarily be removed is a common misconception. […]