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    Newly Developed Smart Material Could Mean Less Tooth Decay

    Most people who have a cavity and visit the dentist to have it filled leave feeling like everything is taken care of and there’s nothing else to worry about. Unfortunately, it’s common for bacteria to build up under fillings and cause a new cavity, also called recurrent caries. A recent study published in Scientific Reports by the University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering reports that a team of researchers has developed a new material designed to help prevent cavities under fillings. New Filling Material Solves Common Problem  The filling material contains tiny particles of antimicrobial drugs that are designed to stop bacteria from accumulating around or under the tooth or filling area. In the past, one of the biggest struggles with this method has been the ability to distribute these antimicrobial drugs to the mouth for the entire life of the patient, or the life of the filling....
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    The Benefits of In-Office Dental Implants

    Missing a tooth or several teeth can make life difficult. Not only can it be challenging and even painful to chew or speak, but it can also be embarrassing. If you’ve considered dental implants in the past but just weren’t sure, you’ll love how easy the process has become over the years because of advances in technology. Thanks to CEREC Dental Crowns same-day implant technology, it’s now possible to have a customized implant crown created right here in the office in one visit. The two biggest benefits of having the technology and training available to create and place dental implants in the office is fewer appointments needed and a better-looking end product. Fewer Appointments  We're all short on time, and no one likes to come to the dentist more often than necessary. Dr. Pappas understands this, which is why he has invested his time, money and continuing education in order to...
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