Root canal treatment eliminates bacteria from a damaged and infected tooth pulp (The pulp is the center of the tooth, including the nerve and blood supply.) to save a natural tooth. It clears and seals the canal space from a further tooth infection, protects any remaining teeth from a spreading infection or increased strain and wear if...Continue reading
A dental restoration or filling is needed if one gets decay and/or has trauma or wear on a tooth. A filling replaces the damaged portion of the tooth. If decay or trauma is left untreated, decay and other issues can worsen with time and could lead to pain, infection and can even lead to tooth loss. Immediate care is prudent and...Continue reading
Tooth decay, loss of a filling(s), a cracked tooth, or an infected tooth can cause a toothache. During a pandemic situation like the COVID-19 outbreak, visiting the dentist immediately can be difficult, but we do advise calling your dentist immediately.
At Smile Arizona Dentistry, we have immediate appointments available...Continue reading
The COVID-19 outbreak has become a severe health crisis and unfortunately the COVID-19 cases and deaths are still increasing. Both the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) and The ADA (American Dental Association) have recommended practicing social distancing and to stay at home to protect ourselves and our community from...Continue reading
COVID-19 has created a huge impact all over the world. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the COVID-19 outbreak a public health emergency and pandemic.
Maintaining good oral hygiene is still important as oral epithelial cells are highly susceptible to the virus. The virus can infect your lungs and airways, so...Continue reading