A Basic Review of a Professional Dental Cleaning

It’s important to receive a dental cleaning every six months, but many patients feel nervous about visiting the dentist for a checkup. We can help you feel comfortable at the dentist by offering a basic review of the dental cleaning process: 1. Dental X-Rays: When you are first directed to... Read more »

Receiving a Dental Bridge after a Cavity

If you have an untreated cavity, it will continue to spread in the tooth and can damage a significant amount of the tooth structure, including the internal dental structure. A cavity can put a tooth at risk of severe dental fracture, resulting in the need for tooth extraction and a... Read more »

What Dental Insurance Really Does

Dr. Thomas Hirsch and our team know that dental insurance can be confusing at times, so we’re here to address your questions. We’d love to help you better understand what you can expect from your dental insurance provider. Why doesn’t my dental insurance cover the entire cost of my dental... Read more »

A Compromised Dental Filling May Be Replaced With a Dental Crown

Many people have a hard time remembering to brush twice a day or to floss each day. However, neglecting your oral hygiene can allow bacteria to linger in your mouth, causing a build-up of chronic plaque acids. This acidic environment could be exacerbated by frequently consuming acidic beverages. If it... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Thomas Hirsch DDS, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »