Category Archives: Cavity

Cantilever Bridge

Cantilever Bridge | Buffalo Dentist | Teach Dental Group | Buffalo, NY

If you have missing teeth or gaps seen throughout your mouth that have been caused by decayed or fallen teeth, a cantilever bridge may be a good option for you. When you have these spaces, partaking in daily life tasks such as eating or smiling can be difficult and cause you to feel self-conscious. With […]

Temporary Filling

Temporary Filling | Teach Dental Group Buffalo, NY | Tooth Decay

Have you ever suffered from a painful cavity that caused great discomfort when you performed daily tasks like eating or drinking temperate dishes? If so, you have probably received a temporary filling. If not, you are one of the lucky individuals who hasn’t yet received a cavity or oral damage yet. A temporary filling is […]

Fluoride Treatment

Fluoride Treatment | Buffalo Endodontist | Cavities | Tooth Decay

If you have ever been to the dentist, it is likely that you received a fluoride treatment there. These treatments are known to improve the quality and strength of your teeth. Fluoride is a mineral that forms in natural bodies of water like lakes and oceans. Fluoride treatment can help reduce cavities, prevent tooth decay, […]

Filling Costs

Filling Costs Buffalo Dentist Office Experienced Dental Group

Filling Costs If you need a filling, you may be worried about how this will affect you financially. Here is what you should know about filling costs. How Much Do Fillings Cost A lot of times patients come in with concerns about how much things are going to be, or how much is this going […]

2017 Halloween Candy Buyback Program

2017 Halloween Candy Buyback Program

This Halloween, Teach Dental Group will be taking your kids’ candy…and replacing it with sugar-free alternatives. Our office is a platinum partner with the thirteenth annual Halloween Candy Buyback, a program that allows dentists throughout the country to educate their young patients about the importance of dental care—without sacrificing the fun of trick-or-treating. What is […]

Is Dental Amalgam Safe?

Is Dental Amalgam Safe Experienced Buffalo Dentist Explains

Mercury amalgam fillings were among the most popular options for fillings for several decades. Though the metallic substance in these fillings contained metals such as copper, silver, and tin, about half of the dental amalgam material was mercury, an element that is toxic to living organisms. Because fillings slowly deteriorate over time, many individuals who […]

Dental Sealant Benefits

Dental Sealant Benefits Experienced Dentist in Buffalo, NY

Children’s teeth and adults’ teeth alike can benefit from dental sealants, which are an aspect of preventative dentistry that helps to fend off infection and decay. As the name suggests, the sealant forms a protective barrier around an individual tooth, making it more difficult for bacteria to penetrate the enamel. In the video below, dentist […]

Can You Still Get A Cavity with Porcelain Veneers?

Can You Still Get A Cavity with Porcelain Veneers Buffalo Dentist

When discoloration, thin enamel, and cracks or chips threaten a tooth’s functionality and appearance, installing a veneer over the tooth provides a long-lasting and durable solution, shielding the tooth from further damage. As strong as veneers are, however, they are not impenetrable armor, and teeth with veneers require the same level of care that regular […]