Brighton Dental in San Diego is pleased to provide beautiful, natural-looking porcelain veneers to cover discolorations, malformations, old dental work and more – customized to match surrounding teeth, of course. It’s all part of the deal when you turn to Dr. Paige Woods. Learn more at your FREE oral health consultation, available by calling (619) 359-6569.
If we could offer you one word of advice, we’d offer these four (and break the rules a little) because brushing and flossing are equally important to oral health, and mouth rinses help control bacteria than can cause decay. Learn about how we can be your partner in oral health by calling Brighton Dental San Diego at (619) 359-6569 for a FREE consultation.
We see you as a whole person, not just some teeth and gums – so we consider how your dental and oral health are impacted by and cause impact to your overall health and health conditions. So we’ll call you by name, not “6 cavities and a cracked molar”. Let us tell you about holistic dentistry. Call Brighton Dental in San Diego at (619) 359-6569 for a FREE oral health consultation.
If you freak out at the mention of a root canal or placement of a crown over your tooth, then biomimetic dentistry is the best option for you. This well thought method of treatment is concerned with your oral health and therefore seeks to limit the excessive removal of good tooth structure and prevent the reoccurrence of tooth decay, disease, or damage. Therefore, with this treatment, you won’t require those overly-expensive dental restorations.
The Difference between Biomimetic and Conventional Dentistry
Biomimetic dentistry differs from the traditional dentistry in several ways. These include:
The Restorative Dental Cycle is Avoided with Biomimetic Dentistry
The aim of most conventional dental practices like the filling of teeth and placement of crowns is to reinforce and strengthen a tooth that has issues. Unfortunately, this kind of treatment often harms the neighboring teeth. Sometimes a crown affects the teeth next to it, and this initiates a cycle of problems or transmission of issues throughout the mouth even to the healthy teeth. Apart from this, the conventional treatments dictate that part of the healthy teeth is removed.
However, in the holistic dentistry, this kind of cycle is stopped. Biomimetic dentists only remove the damaged part without touching your healthy teeth; then seals the tooth to protect it from decay and infections. The dentist also bonds the tooth to the healthy teeth to keep it strong. In addition, biomimetic dentistry only uses inlays, onlays, and other better alternatives to crowns and fillings. These resilient biomimetic materials are more durable and hence do not require replacements over time. And as a result, biomimetic dentistry has seen a very high success rate in breaking the restorative dental cycle.
Procedures of Root Canal versus Biomimetic Dentistry
Root canal treatment is a very delicate procedures performed in dentistry. Luckily, biomimetic dentistry can you avoid this kind of treatment. When treating a root canal, the dentist has to remove all the affected tissues and nerve, then fill and seal the tooth. The dentist then drills the tooth structure to create enough space for the placement of a crown.
In the biomimetic dentistry practice, on the other hand, the dentist does not remove the nerves. Once the tooth structure that is decayed is carefully removed, the dentist then seals off the nerve instead of removing it. This sealing ensures that no food particles or bacteria can penetrate hence prevents further damage or decay. The use of advanced techniques enables the dental work to function just like a natural tooth.
Our Biomimetic Dentistry Service
If you visit Dr. Woods, you will have a chance of getting a treatment that is highly preventive, cosmetic and restorative to your teeth. Dr. Woods uses this tooth conserving restoration technique to treat a number of issues without damaging the tooth structure. The procedures involved are less invasive, and the treatment preserves the teeth and gums.
Therefore, contact Dr. Woods today to get a safe, healthier, and less painful treatment that won’t compromise your tooth’s natural functioning and aesthetics.
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What’s more appropriate today than a little toothpick humor – so go ahead, pick (with) the one that’s raising its shapely head. Just remember to keep your teeth clean to avoid decay. We’ll tell you how you’re doing when you come in for your FREE dental and oral health review, available by calling (619) 359-6569.
The point of this graphic is to remind you to brush, floss and generally take care of your teeth – even if those are sugar cubes and a paper plate. We have real dental tools for your real teeth when you come in for a free oral health consultation with us at Brighton Dental in San Diego. Set it up by calling (619) 359-6569.
These are your secret weapons against tooth decay: a toothbrush and toothpaste, dental picks and bottle of water – so you can wash, pick or brush away every food particle for a totally clean, healthy mouth. See just how healthy your teeth and gums are at a free oral health consultation, available by calling Brighton Dental San Diego at (619) 359-6569.
Sometimes it seems like differences rule the world instead of similarities, but we all have 32 (or so) things in common – our teeth. Do what you can to keep them healthy and they can serve you all your life. For a free oral health consultation so you can join or stay in the healthy mouth club, call Brighton Dental in San Diego at (619) 359-6569.
We can only hope that you’re diligent enough with your flossing that you’ll use enough floss this year to go around the perimeter of a baseball diamond. If you’re not sure you’ve done well getting rid of the batter from fried foods or that pitcher of sweet drinks and think you may have decay, call Brighton Dental San Diego at (619) 359-6569 for a free dental health consultation.