Teeth Grinding- Causes and Prevention

Teeth Grinding – Causes and Prevention Teeth grinding, which is often referred to as bruxism, is a condition where a person constantly and persistently grinds their teeth. You may grind your teeth during the day when feeling stressed or anxious, but it’s not uncommon for patients to grind their teeth at night without even being […]

Gum Recession

We all want a healthy, beautiful smile that we can show off when meeting or greeting others. Unfortunately, gum recession can cause your teeth to look longer than they should and may put a damper on your self-esteem. Gum recession can also be damaging to the affected teeth. Teeth that have receded gums are more […]

Zirconia Implants

Dental implants can be a great option for people in Franklin Square who want to improve their oral health and the appearance and comfort of their mouth. Implants provide a permanent solution for tooth loss and are rooted in the patient’s jaw for a long-term change that can mimic the look and feel of natural […]

What are Dental Implants and does my insurance cover them?

Dental implants serve as a common intervention for tooth loss. Tooth loss can occur from a multitude of reasons, such as: Lack of or poor oral hygiene Plaque and tartar buildup Gum disease Tooth decay Accidents Many other reasons A dental surgeon places an artificial tooth root into the jawbone, creating a strong, stable foundation […]

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Understanding Periodontal Disease

Important Prevention & Treatment Information Most people call periodontal disease gum disease because it’s a lot easier to say. But, dealing with this oral health condition is not easy, no matter which name you prefer. Periodontal disease occurs when the gums become infected and damage the soft tissue and the bone surrounding the tooth. Left […]

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Dental Visit During Pregnancy

Is It Safe To Go To The Dentist During Pregnancy? During pregnancy, your schedule is likely to be filled with many medical appointments, for the safety of both mom and baby. Since dental health is an important indicator of overall health, dental checkups should be part of an expectant mom’s appointment calendar, too. However, many […]

Surgical vs. Non-Surgical Root Canal Therapy | Clock Tower Dental of Franklin Square

Surgical vs. Non-Surgical Root Canal Therapy

What is a Root Canal? A root canal is an endodontic procedure performed by an endodontist in an effort to save a natural tooth. It is one of the most common dental procedures done mainly due to inflammation and infection of the dental pulp. During a root canal the affected pulp is removed. The tooth […]

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When Should I Start Taking My Child to the Dentist?

There are a lot of firsts in your child’s life. The first step, first word, and the first tooth. It’s hard to know everything you need to do to keep them healthy and happy but of course, you try your best. One thing parents worry about is their teeth. When should you start brushing them? […]

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Wisdom teeth removal: When is it necessary?

Where Are Wisdom Teeth Located Inside Your Mouth? Wisdom teeth are located toward the back of your mouth, but you can have one to four of these third molars. You are born with tooth buds in your gums, and if one or both of your parents have third molars, then you can inherit this characteristic. […]

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