Guidelines Concerning Porcelain Dental Crowns

If you've ever wondered what you can do for a tooth so severely damaged that almost nothing conceivable can fix it, rest assured, as porcelain dental crowns may be able to help. Even in situations where teeth otherwise would need to be extracted, a dental crown treatment may be used... Read more »

A Few Notes Pertaining to Cavity Prevention

Cavities typically arise due to the neglect of your oral health care. A cavity refers to a hole in your tooth enamel. Cavities can occur at any age and if left untreated, can cause numerous oral health issues including eventual tooth loss. Protect your smile by preventing cavities through your... Read more »

How to Define Your Tooth Pain

Do you have pain in your teeth? If so, one of the best things to do to eliminate the pain is define it, which means to identify the source of the problem. Now, your dentist, Dr. Ravi Aulakh, is most likely the best person to do this, but you can... Read more »

The Basics of Dentures

Are you in need of a set of dentures? If so, consider the benefits that removable dentures can provide. Dentures are a tooth replacement prosthetic that can easily improve your smile by filling in voids and replacing lost or missing teeth. If left untreated, lost or missing teeth can increase... Read more »

How Composite Dental Fillings Can Repair Your Smile

AZ Dental's San Jose, California dental office understands just how much your oral health may mean to you. After all, they help you eat, speak and smile. That’s why it’s so important to treat a cavity as soon as possible. We offer composite dental fillings. Here’s how the process of... Read more »

Chew Gum for a Strong Smile

Studies show chewing sugarless gum for at least 20 minutes after your meal can help prevent cavities. Dubious? But it’s true! The key is a very simple trick your body has for protecting your mouth and teeth: saliva. By chewing sugarless gum, your mouth is forced to create more saliva... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Often Be Used to Fully Restore the Function of a Missing Tooth

A severe cavity that goes untreated or experiences significant oral trauma can seriously affect the health and structure of a tooth. Sometimes the dental specialists at AZ Dental can treat a severely compromised tooth by performing a root canal. Unfortunately, if an untreated cavity has caused dangerous abscess to form... Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Might Also Call for Restoring a Tooth with a Porcelain Dental Crown

Here at AZ Dental, we understand just how important your smile’s appearance is to your overall sense of self-confidence. When a single tooth in your smile is marred by a physical or cosmetic imperfection, it can cause you to guard some of your facial expressions. In a situation like this,... Read more »

What Do You Know about Tooth Restoration Selections?

You can repair any smile with the perfect tooth restoration for you. If your teeth are injured or broken, a tooth restoration such as dental veneers or dental crowns can help. If you have cavities and tooth decay, dental fillings can correct your smile. If teeth lack the color you... Read more »

Your Smile Quiz

Do you think you know all there is to know about your smile? If so, our dentists and dental team want to challenge your knowledge! This is a fun and entertaining way to make sure you know how to keep your smile in tip-top shape. We hope you have fun!... Read more »