Types of Tooth Extractions

A tooth extraction is the process of removing a tooth from its socket. If you have a decayed tooth or a tooth that is damaged beyond a filling or crown, you may need a tooth extraction. Other common scenarios where an extraction is needed is when teeth block others from growing (common with wisdom teeth), […]

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Facts To Know About Root Canals

There are various myths and misconceptions about root canal treatments and the pain it supposedly induces to patients. Here at Sorrento Dental care, it’s important to us to clear up some of these myths for our patients. First, what is a root canal? A root canal is a type of treatment used to save or […]

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What is a Dental Crown?

If you’re not familiar with dental terms such as crowns, dentures, bridges, and implants, it can at first seem a bit confusing. We’re not going to go in-depth on bridges, dentures, and dental implants here. In this post, we’ll focus on dental crowns. What is a crown and how are they used? What is a Dental […]

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How to Choose the Right Night Guards

Let’s say that you happen to visit your dentist one day and you get diagnosed with bruxism. The best option for you to get through this is a recommendation of an occlusal splint, which is simply known as a mouth guard. It’s easy to say that, but acquiring it will cost you a bit. There […]

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Wisdom Teeth: Handling them the Right Way

Wisdom teeth are usually no fun. They can cause tons of pain, become impacted, and often cause issues with surrounding teeth. but fear not; here at Sorento Dental Care we extract wisdom teeth using a very simple procedure. In some cases, wisdom teeth are removed all at once, while in other cases they are extracted one at […]

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