At Columbia River Dental Care our number one priority is you. We understand that many people feel uncomfortable or even fearful at the dentist. For some, more information about procedures is helpful in easing this anxiety. We are also happy to not get into the details.
Why: Crowns are necessary when there isn’t enough tooth structure left to avoid future fracture of the tooth. What: The tooth is prepared by replacing
Why: Fillings are necessary when there is decay that has made its way past the hard outer shell (enamel) of the tooth. What: The decay
Why: Dental Implants are needed when there are any missing teeth that are not wisdom teeth. What: Evaluation of the amount of bone left where
Why: Root Canal Therapy is necessary when decay and/or bacteria has reached the nerve in the middle of the tooth, usually resulting in a tooth
Why: Extractions are necessary when decay or a fracture has progressed to a point that the tooth can no longer be restored with a filling,
Why: Our teeth are often misaligned and can cause us to have destructive chewing habits or to not like our smile. What: Fixing these defects
Why: Our teeth tend to darken over time and the color can even be affected by what we eat. Bleaching our teeth can help with
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