Posts Tagged ‘ CBCT ’

What Should I Look For When Choosing a Dentist?

If you live in the DFW Motorplex, you know that it seems like there is a dental office on every corner.  It can be difficult to know which office to choose as your “dental home”.  Taking the typical steps of selecting the office nearest your home or workplace or simply going to the office contracted […]

Why Does the Dentist Take X-Rays?

We know that many of you may never have even had this thought.  You just accept it as a fact of life that when you go to the dentist, you will have x-rays.  Now that we’ve asked the question, you may be wondering what the answer is.  So here you go! What Do X-Rays Show? […]

Dental Implants: Restoration of a Missing Tooth

October 11, 2017 A Missing Tooth In dentistry, we use the term prognosis to describe how long a tooth will continue to function properly.  That term also encompasses any treatment done on a tooth as a predictor of how long the treatment itself will last and keep the tooth in proper function.  Giving a prognosis […]

How Implants Make Dentures Better

The History of Dentures More than 36 million Americans do not have any teeth.  Unfortunately, this state, called edentulism, is nothing new.  Teeth have been removed due to decay and gum disease for thousands of years.  People have also been attempting to replace those missing teeth for thousands of years.  There is historical evidence that […]

How 3D Technology Makes Dental Implants Better

September 20, 2017 What is a Dental Implant? Dental implants have been used predictably and successfully to replace missing teeth for decades.  An implant is considered the best way to restore a missing tooth because it most closely resembles a natural tooth.  It has a root form in the jawbone (simply called the implant or […]

CBCT 3D Imaging

CBCT Advanced Technology Dentistry is a constantly evolving and growing field.  There are advances in technology and technique that allow us to improve the way we take care of our patients.  One of the advances in dentistry that we are proud to offer at Timberlake Dental is three-dimensional imaging via cone beam computed tomography (CBCT).  […]