Replacing a Missing Tooth with a Dental Implant

Severe dental trauma and untreated cavities can sometimes cause severe damage to a tooth’s root. In some of these cases the dental structure is so badly compromised that a doctor like Dr. James McAllister needs to perform an emergency extraction. After your gums have healed and any infection concerns have abated he can help you understand your dental restoration options.... read more »

Achieve Optimum Holiday Health with Root Canal Therapy

It's never too late to take necessary steps to potentially save a broken or damaged tooth. Even if a tooth is scheduled for an extraction, an endodontics treatment such as a root canal therapy may be able to save it. Millions of teeth are saved every year thanks to root canals by removing damaged pulps and preparing a tooth for... read more »

An Avulsed Tooth Can Often Be Replaced by a Dental Implant

When a tooth is avulsed or knocked out, the trauma often results in total tooth loss. In many cases, Dr. James McAllister will need to extract any remnants of the root from the socket and suture the gums. When you are ready, your dentist can help you restore the tooth’s presence in your mouth with a dental implant. A dental... read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry for Missing Teeth

If you’ve lost a tooth, you probably know that you should have it replaced. Dental treatments for replacing a tooth, which are commonly referred to as restorations, have come a long way in recent years. In fact, most treatments are designed to look and feel like a natural tooth. Still, if you’re missing a tooth—or worry that you might one day--do... read more »