Basic Information About Root Canal Therapy

What Is Dental Pulp? The dental pulp includes the tissue, blood vessels, and nerves in the center of a tooth. Why Might Dental Pulp Need to Be Removed? The dental pulp can become damaged from several things, including a cracked tooth, an injury or blow to a tooth, or a... Read more »

Important Tips About Endodontics

Did you know there is an entire branch of dentistry designed to help protect broken teeth by caring for the pulp of a tooth and issues that may arise within its root? Due to the fact that the pulp contains numerous essential parts of a tooth, including connective tissues, nerve... Read more »

Here Is What You Should Know About Root Canals

Have you heard the term “root canal” but wonder what it is or why it is necessary? Dr. Eric Weinstock and our team are happy to tell you all you need to know about root canals. Root canals (properly termed “root canal treatment” or “root canal therapy”) are a dental... Read more »

Tooth Pain Causes

If you’re experiencing a toothache, which is also known as tooth pain, then you’re probably wondering why it’s there in the first place. Unfortunately, there are many different things that could be causing your toothache, and our dentist, Dr. Eric Weinstock, is happy to tell you all about them. The... Read more »

Eating Tricks for a Strong Oral Health

Keeping your smile and oral health in tip-top shape takes more effort than you might realize. You need to brush twice a day; floss and rinse daily; visit your dentist, Dr. Eric Weinstock, every six months; and have a healthy diet. When it comes to having a diet that promotes... Read more »

What Does It Mean When I Have an Abscessed Tooth?

A dental abscess is a serious dental problem that should be treated right away. It is an infection at the root of the tooth and it is most often caused by untreated tooth decay and dental trauma, like a broken or chipped tooth. When tooth decay and trauma open a... Read more »

A Case of Dental Avulsion Might Require a Root Canal

Severe oral trauma from a sports injury or automobile accident can potentially traumatize a tooth. In a case of dental avulsion, where the tooth is knocked out or fractures near the gumline, you need to seek professional care at Dr. Eric Weinstock’s clinic. If the tooth was knocked out of... Read more »

The Various Options to Floss Your Teeth

Are you using the precise kind of dental floss you need for your teeth? When it comes to the sea of options on the market, how do you know which dental floss would work for you? To help you understand your several options, Dr. Eric Weinstock and our team at... Read more »

An Area of Enamel Attrition Might Be Repaired by a Standard Filling

At first, it might not seem like a big deal but minor aberrations in the way two or three teeth meet in your dentition can gradually start to affect your tooth enamel. Minor wear and tear can build up over the years to cause an area of enamel attrition. With... Read more »

A Fractured Tooth Might Need to Be Treated by a Crown Restoration

A minor chip on your tooth enamel can sometimes be repaired with a simple amalgam or composite resin filling. Yet larger fractures, from a blow to the face, accidental fall, or other forms of oral trauma might compromise a large amount of the tooth enamel. Even if the fractured tooth doesn’t... Read more »