Why Do I Need a Tooth Extraction?

Why Do I Need a Tooth Extraction

At High Street Dentistry, our primary goal is to help you keep your natural teeth for as long as possible. However, there are times when having a tooth extracted is the only viable option to relieve your pain and improve your oral health. If that’s the case, you can rest assured that you’ll receive outstanding,…

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Do I Need to Floss Every Day?

Do I Need to Floss Every Day

Most people asked will agree that regular tooth brushing with fluoride toothpaste is necessary. The same can’t be said about flossing, with many people feeling the process doesn’t make much of a difference in their oral health. However, dentists will tell you that one look in a person’s mouth will reveal whether they floss or…

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Why Are My Teeth Sensitive and How Do I Treat Them?

Tooth Sensitivity

If you can no longer enjoy your morning coffee or favorite ice cream because of tooth sensitivity, High Street Dentistry is here to help. We will work with you to determine the causes of your discomfort and create a custom treatment plan to provide you with the needed relief. You can count on our team…

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Why Would I Need Antibiotics Before a Dental Appointment?

Medication and My Oral Health

At High Street Dentistry, your health and wellbeing are always our top priorities. That’s why we sometimes recommend antibiotics before dental appointments, a practice we call antibiotic prophylaxis. Our team will work alongside your physicians to determine whether you are a candidate for antibiotics before your upcoming dental treatment. Antibiotics – Only When Necessary Antibiotics…

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Detecting and Treating a Cracked Tooth

Detecting and Treating a Cracked Tooth

If you’re experiencing pain when biting into food or if your teeth are sensitive to hot or cold temperatures, you may have a cracked tooth, a condition known as cracked tooth syndrome. Your trusted team at High Street Dentistry will determine the cause of your discomfort and provide the needed relief. You can always expect…

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How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth at Night

How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth at Night

Grinding and clenching your teeth in your sleep, a condition called bruxism can be quite a serious matter, with devastating impacts on your oral health and quality of life. Your trusted team at High Street Dentistry will help get your teeth grinding in check so you can safeguard your smile’s health and enjoy restful sleep…

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How Can Using E-Cigarettes Affect My Oral Health?

How Can Using E-Cigarettes Affect My Oral Health?

Everyone knows that smoking is detrimental to your oral health, significantly increasing the risk of oral cancer, periodontal (gum) disease, bad breath, and even tooth staining and discoloration. So, is vaping any better? Research shows that vaping may be just as bad as smoking cigarettes. Here’s all you need to know about this harmful habit…

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What Are Dental Sealants?

What Are Dental Sealants?

At High Street Dentistry, we are proponents of prevention rather than treating tooth decay and cavities after they develop. We’re proud to offer dental sealants, a highly effective tool for preventing cavities in hard-to-reach nooks and crannies on the chewing surfaces of your teeth. We invite you to talk to one of our team members…

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Why Do I Have Bad Breath and How Do I Treat It?

Why Do I Have Bad Breath and How Do I Treat It?

If you’ve been battling with bad breath, a condition known as halitosis, you are not alone. Almost everyone experiences not-so-fresh breath at one point. The good news is that a few lifestyle changes and some help from your dental team at High Street Dentistry will ensure you enjoy fresh breath and a healthy smile! What…

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Why Would I Need a Dental Crown?

Why Would I Need a Dental Crown?

High Street Dentistry is proud to offer quality, durable restorations, including dental crowns, utilizing state-of-the-art technology, materials, and techniques. Our aesthetic restorations offer cosmetic and oral health benefits for beautiful, long-term healthy smiles. Here’s all you need to know about dental crowns and why you would require one! What Are Dental Crowns? Dental crowns are…

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