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What are the Benefits and Risks of a Dental Crown?

Dental Crowns

A dental crown can be a good option for anyone who has damaged, loose or chipped teeth. A crown will be fitted with a dental implant to replace a missing tooth and can also be an option to cover a discoloured tooth. A patient with a misaligned bite may also be suitable candidate for a […]

How Is a Dental Abscess Treated?

A dental abscess is a pus-filled swelling at the root of an infected tooth. Often painful, an abscess is caused by infection or from severe gum disease. Here’s what is involved in treating a dental abscess. Initial Treatment Initially, your dentist will drain the abscess of the pus to remove infected matter. They may carry […]