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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.
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... Partial dentures FAQ - dentures Dentures and good oral hygiene Repair of a broken denture Xerostomia (dry mouth) Root Canal          Treatment of root canal disease Root canal therapy Symptoms of root canal disease Infection Control          Infections in joint replacements can be instigated by severe gum disease Patient concerns about AIDS Prenatal Dental Concerns          Gum disease during pregnancy Preventive Dentistry          Cancer treatment-related complications in the mouth Emergency dental treatment Dental decay - cavities Dental disease during pregnancy Diet and dental health Dry mouth Infections in joint replacements can be instigated by severe disease Lost teeth impact total health Mouthguards Dental care for seniors Periodontal disease - silent and deadly Some dental problems are easy to see - plaque! Senior Dental Concerns          Burning mouth and seniors Xerostomia (dry mouth) Cancer treatment-related complications in the mouth Denture problems Dental care for seniors Lost teeth impact total health Replace missing teeth with dental implants Snoring Help          Sleep apnea and loud snoring Veneers          Composite veneers Porcelain veneers Veneers for discolored teeth Veneers for natural-looking teeth

Root Canal Topic2
Root Canal Therapy At Eastern Shore Smile Solutions Many people flinch when their dentists tell them they need root canal therapy...

Patient Resources
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Dental Services
...   Implants Veneers Teeth Whitening Cosmetic Contouring Cosmetic Fillings Bonding Crowns and Bridges Dentures Sedation Dentistry Six Month Smiles Mouthguards Cosmetic Dentistry Sealants Root Canal Therapy Extractions Scaling and Root Planing Sleep Apnea TMJ Problems   Veneers What makes a smile beautiful...

Tooth Pain
...Depending on the cause, treatment may involve filling, bonding, root canal therapy, or other procedures...

Root Canal Retreatment
...While endodontic retreatment can be more complex than initial root canal therapy, it offers a good chance of success in many instances...

Root Canal Treatment for Children
...This resembles traditional root canal therapy, with a crucial difference: The sealant we use in children is capable of being dissolved by the body...

Endodontics
...One of the most common endodontic treatments is root canal therapy, a procedure which effectively eases the pain associated with a bacterial infection deep within the pulp of the tooth...

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