Words to Describe Parts of the Tooth

Are you planning to tell your dentist about a concerning issue with your teeth? Or perhaps you are simply interested in dentistry. We love it too. That’s why Andrew Henritze DDS in Roanoke, Virginia has offered a short list of dental vocabulary for beginners. Note...

Need a Dental Bridge? We Can Help!

Having a missing tooth can be embarrassing, but did you know it can actually hurt your oral health? Fortunately, there are many restoration options available to you, such as a crown or an implant. However, when considering your options, please don’t forget about...

Dealing with a Cracked, Fractured or Chipped Tooth

The enamel of your teeth is made up of a strong microscopic crystalline structure. Unfortunately, there are some that can the enamel even if there is no tooth decay present. It’s not uncommon for a blow to the face, grinding your teeth at night or using your teeth as...

What Is a Dental Bridge?

A dental bridge is a permanent, fixed device that replaces missing teeth. The artificial teeth in the bridge will fill the gap in your smile. Bridges can be anchored by your own natural teeth, on implants, or on a combination of both. You cannot take it out of your...