Dental Implants are a Type of Smile Restoration for a Lost Tooth

Are you familiar with the various types of smile restorations? Did you know, dental implants can restore your smile if you have a lost tooth? Yes, it’s true! Dental implants are tremendously successful at restoring your lost teeth and offer long-lasting results for years to come. Our dentist, Dr. Thomas Hirsch, is pleased to offer you dental implants depending on... read more »

The Many Reasons Why Dental Veneers are Popular

Are you familiar with the many reasons dental veneers are so popular? If not, then we have news for you! Dental veneers can be a successful way to improve the appearance of the teeth in your smile, by hiding flaws and making your smile appear flawless. Because of their success, dental veneers have become a popular treatment for improving your... read more »

Aspects of a Super Smile: Oral Health Care

How often per day do you find yourself caring for your teeth and gums? If you are only limiting your oral health care to brushing and flossing in the mornings and at night you are probably not doing enough to keep your smile safe. This is because oral accidents and injuries arise during the day and are often the result... read more »

Common Questions Concerning Dental Anxiety

Are you familiar with dental anxiety? Dental anxiety is a common condition that arises in children and adults alike in which a person is afraid or has deep concerns about visiting their dentist office. This could be linked to the sounds of unpleasant noises or the idea of somebody working on their teeth and gums. If you find yourself stressing... read more »

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 a comfortable dental chair in the back of our office,... 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 dental bridge. If the fracture is moderate, we may be... 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 treatment? Dental insurance isn’t meant to cover the full cost... 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 persists, your tooth enamel could become weakened. This could come... 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 area of expertise here on our website through these articles.... read more »