A root canal is the space inside the tooth that travels down the length of the root to the tip. Human teeth usually have from one to four canals depending on the anatomy of the tooth. A damage or infection to the nerve of the tooth that originates from the pulp chamber results in aches,… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Dentistry
Toothache can be very irritating with the coming and going pain and gum swelling, headache and frustration. The toothache has to be taken seriously, since it usually indicates that something is wrong with your tooth. With the major toothaches you may not even identify which tooth is acing, and experience the pain in the entire… Read more »
Dentists recommend brushing your teeth at least twice daily to maintain the healthy teeth. The brushing cleans the little pieces of food off your teeth, but it may not be enough to maintain a good oral hygiene and prevent a variety of dental and medical problems such as gum disease, infection and more. Visiting your… Read more »
Horwitz & Dorfman Art of Dentistry was voted the Silver Award for Best Dentist and Best Cosmetic Dentistry for 2012 by readers of The Virginian-Pilot! Thanks to everybody who voted for us!
Finding a dentistry that offers the best whitening for teeth can be time consuming. A professional teeth whitening, done in dental office not only lasts longer, but is also less damaging to your teeth. In our Virginia Beach office we offer the Zoom treatments for whitening your teeth. Having a bright beautiful smile gives you the… Read more »
“Eat to live, don’t live to eat,” I’ve been told more than once. While I do my best to watch what goes on my plate and eventually into my mouth, I don’t always consider the effect of certain foods on my dental health. Thinking about it now, I find it odd, given how we eat…. Read more »
Your greatest physical asset is your smile. With just one flash of your pearly whites you have the ability to convey emotions, a friendly greeting, and a positive attitude that spreads. When you experience problems with your teeth, however, you probably don’t feel like smiling much. Regular visits to the dentist can handle minor issues,… Read more »