A Dental Crown Can Protect a Badly Chipped Tooth

The microscopic crystals that make up your tooth enamel are densely packed to offer great strength, but your teeth can still be chipped if you grind your teeth, chew on hard objects or suffer facial trauma. Often times, a chipped tooth requires restorative dentistry in the form of a dental... Read more »

How Can You Treat Cavities?

If unusual-looking white spots appear on your teeth, you may not want to hesitate about going to the dentist. These spots could be the beginnings of cavities. The dentist can more easily treat a cavity the sooner you meet with them. We would also like to offer some advice that... Read more »

Find Out What is Causing Your Sensitive Teeth

Do you know the cause of your sensitive teeth? Have you considered finding out the source of the problem in order to avoid the pain sensitive teeth can cause? If so, you have come to the right blog! Sensitive teeth are a painful condition that happens during moments when you... Read more »

The Sealant Process

If you have any concerns or are simply curious about how sealants are applied, we are happy to explain the process. Getting a sealant is as harmless as it is fast. First, the dentist, our very own Dr. E. Alexander White & Bradford R. Thweatt, will clean the tooth or... Read more »

Important Tips About Dentures

If you are looking for a highly effective tooth restoration treatment to replace any missing or lost teeth, consider dentures. Although dentures are a temporary replacement, they can easily be cleaned because they can be removed as needed. Whether you are in need of a single tooth replacement or an... Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Make Your Smile New Again

Over time, it’s common to develop minor cracks, chips, and surface stains on your teeth. However, there is no need to live with a less-than-perfect smile, and our team at Sandston Comprehensive Dentistry can provide several forms of cosmetic dentistry to restore your smile and your self-confidence. One of the... Read more »

Care for Your Child’s Smile with These Oral Hygiene Tips

If you want your child to have a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to help them keep up on oral hygiene, which means care for the teeth and gums regularly. Now, our dental team understands that might be a tough task, especially if you’re not sure what... Read more »

Find the Answers to Your Dental Sealant Questions Here

If you have questions about dental sealants, you’re not alone. Many people don’t quite understand the treatment, which can lead to many questions. So, to help you find the answers you’re looking for, our dental team at Sandston Comprehensive Dentistry is happy to give you the answers to commonly asked... Read more »

The Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Skip Your Six-Month Checkups

Many people tend to skip or delay their six-month checkups, especially when they think their smile is healthy enough as it is. This is a big mistake, and if you’re one of these people, it’s time to change your ways. Your six-month checkups are vital for your oral health, and... Read more »

What Oral Health Ailments Can Diabetes Cause?

Have you heard that diabetes can cause oral health ailments capable of damaging your smile? Fortunately, diabetes can be treated to make sure your smile remains healthy. Here are a few tips about diabetes and its effect on your oral hygiene: - Approximately 10% of the US population has diabetes,... Read more »