Category: Restorative Dentistry

Let’s Address Your Concerns About Cavity Treatment

While it would be odd to encounter someone who was excited to have a cavity, the process of restoring an unhealthy tooth is not something you have to fear. Treatment can put a stop to problems that threaten your well-being and the health of your tooth, and the placement of a modern restoration can preserve… Read more »

Concerned About A Lost Or Broken Crown? Talk To Your Dentist

As long as a dental crown remains in place, a tooth can remain safe against problems like infection or physical damage. Problems that affect teeth can lead to permanent damage, which is why restorations like crowns are designed to offer long-term support. With good habits in place, a patient can keep a crown in good… Read more »

Is There A Way To Save My Injured Tooth?

An injury that affects your smile can upset you for many reasons. There is the obvious concern about pain, and the impact of the injury on your overall well-being, but there is also the real fear that dental damage will permanently alter your smile. While some dental injuries are too severe for the tooth in… Read more »

A Total Smile Makeover For Valentine’s Day

At Central Park Dentistry, we believe that everyone deserves a gorgeous smile; a smile that they can be proud of, without worrying about missing teeth, chips, gaps, or stains. So, whether you are spending this Valentine’s Day with friends, a loved one, or by taking some much-needed time for  yourself, treat yourself to a smile… Read more »

Does Your Smile Need A Bridge Or Denture?

We may lose teeth to everything from injury to advanced periodontal disease. However, once a gap forms in the smile, filling that gap is paramount for avoiding serious complications for your smile’s health and beauty. In today’s blog, your Charles City, IA, dentist looks at the benefits of placing bridges or dentures to address minor… Read more »

Good News About Modern Tooth Fillings

Having a cavity is a big deal. If you don’t treat it as soon as possible, it will only get worse, along with the discomfort and risks that it causes. Many people also believe that treating their cavities means receiving a metal filling, which will forever mar their smiles’ appearance. Fortunately, that doesn’t have to… Read more »

Benefits Of Dental Implants

Dental implants are very different from traditional bridges or removable dentures. Not only do they last longer, but they can provide a more secure solution to tooth loss. In today’s blog, your Charles City, IA, dentist will be looking at the benefits of dental implants, and how we can help you enjoy optimal oral health… Read more »

How Do We Perform A Dental Extraction?

As dental professionals, we want to work with our patients to help them enjoy a full and healthy smile, addressing common problems that could lead to tooth loss. However, sometimes problems or emergency situations arise that require an extraction, in which your Charles City, IA, dentist removes a tooth. How do we perform an extraction,… Read more »

What’s The Difference Between A Full And Partial Denture?

Dentures help your Charles City, IA, dentist address minor and severe tooth loss, enabling our patients to once again enjoy their favorite foods and smile with confidence. We have two very different options available to address missing teeth, depending on the extent of your loss. In today’s blog, we’re going to look at full and… Read more »

Replacing Your Missing Teeth With A Lifelike Bridge

When you suffer minor tooth loss, such as one to three teeth in a row, then you may experience serious complications. However, to avoid these complications and return smiles to full function and appearance, then you may need a prosthetic, such as a dental bridge. How do we use bridges to address tooth loss, and… Read more »