Cunning Dental Group Blogs

What is General Dentistry?

July 13, 2022

Dentists, in general, work to preserve the health and look of teeth as well as prevent, assess, diagnose, and treat illnesses of the oral cavity. Visual examinations and evaluations of tooth and gum health, teeth and gum X-rays, sleep apnea therapy, tooth sealants, and minor dental operations such as cavity removals, root canals, dental crowns,…

Why Should You Visit a Cosmetic Dentist?

July 13, 2022

Cosmetic dentistry focuses on a group of procedures designed specifically to make your smile look better. They can smooth out tiny flaws and improve the appearance of your smile. One of the primary advantages of seeing a cosmetic dentist is that they will always consider the aesthetics of your smile when recommending treatment options. Whether…

How Tetracycline Affects Teeth and What Can Be Done About It

June 23, 2022

Tetracycline is an antibiotic that is only given to adults and children over the age of eight because it has been linked to tooth discoloration in young children. When teeth are exposed to tetracycline during the mineralization or calcification process, the tetracycline binds to calcium ions in the teeth, which causes an initial fluorescent yellow…

Everything You Need to Know About Zirconia Crowns

June 23, 2022

A dental crown is the most effective way to save a tooth if it is worn down, cracked, or chipped. A crown helps to preserve the natural tooth’s size, shape, and strength. Metals, porcelain, resin, and ceramics are among the most common materials used to make dental crowns. Another optional material, zirconia, has grown in…

How To Take Care of Your Teeth

June 21, 2022

A smile is more than just an expression, and you’re never fully dressed without it.  Teeth serve as the first line of defense in the protection of our overall health. They have an impact on how we eat, what we eat, and how we digest food. They even have control over how we communicate. Maintaining…

How Long Do Fillings Last?

June 14, 2022

What are dental fillings?  A tooth’s structure is compromised when it is damaged by a cavity or fracture. If enough tooth structure has been damaged, a dental filling may provide additional support and visual uniformity throughout the mouth. Only a dentist can tell if you have a cavity that needs to be drilled and filled…

How long do Dental Implants Last?

May 10, 2022

Dental implants are one of dentistry’s most effective and rewarding restorative treatments for patients. Your dental provider will open up tissue to expose the bone during the procedure to place the dental implant. The titanium in the implant osseointegrates (bonds) with your jawbone, preventing it from coming loose. Depending on the patient’s dental hygiene and…

A Comprehensive Guide to Root Canals vs. Tooth Extractions

May 2, 2022

Root canal treatments and tooth extractions are both dental procedures for teeth that have been severely damaged or decayed. Tooth decay and cavities are the most common causes of toothaches. If cavities are left untreated, they can cause more damage to the teeth, often leading to excruciating pain and discomfort in, and around, a tooth.…

Braces vs Invisalign®: Which is the right option for you?

April 5, 2022

If you are looking to straighten your teeth and have not been able to make up your mind, we are here to help. In this blog from Cunning Dental Group, we will look at the core differences between braces and Invisalign that you need to know before making the right choice. Let’s get started. Braces and…

Implants vs. Bridges: Which is the Best Option?

January 15, 2022

From the loss of confidence, and difficulty eating, to speech limitations, many drawbacks come with tooth loss. Thankfully, modern science has provided us with treatments to treat the gaps caused by missing teeth. To have the proper fix for your teeth, you need to consider your lifestyle and preference. Implants and bridges are both solutions…