Month: January 2016

The Benefits Of Tooth Replacement

Many adults lose permanent teeth as a result of poor oral hygiene, injury, or most likely, untreated gum disease. When you end up with missing teeth both your health and appearance suffer. Fortunately, we have prosthetics that can replace one or multiple missing teeth. Would you like to learn more about the benefits of tooth… Read more »

When Does A Dentist Recommend A Crown?

Have you ever received a dental crown? A common form of dental restoration, they are sued to address a number of different situations. When does a dentist recommend a dental crown? What are they made of? You may be surprised to learn how lifelike a crown can look and quickly one can be designed and… Read more »

What’s A Free Cosmetic Consultation?

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we strive to offer patients access to the latest in cosmetic dentistry. We want to help you achieve a more beautiful and attractive smile. To start the process, we offer a free cosmetic consultation. Talk to our doctors about what our team can do to improve the appearance of… Read more »

Can I Receive Dental Implants?

If you have one or more missing teeth, then you are well aware of how tooth loss impacts your appearance and confidence. However, behind the scenes losing even a single tooth can lead to misalignment and the loss of jawbone density, a major factor in eventual facial collapse. In order to avoid the loss of… Read more »

Fun Family Activities In Rochester

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we want our patients and readers to be aware if what’s happening in our community. There are plenty of fun and exciting events available for parents and children alike. In addition, we also want to remind families that we provide quality dental care for patients of all ages. Schedule… Read more »

When Do You Need An Extraction?

While a whole smile is always preferred, you may be surprised to learn that sometimes removing a tooth can be crucial for your oral health. In the cases of infection or impacted wisdom teeth, tooth removal is necessary to avoid a host of uncomfortable oral health complications. When do you need an extraction? What can… Read more »

What’s A Bonded Filling?

Do you have a cavity or cavities? If so, then you need a restoration before a minor oral health issue turns into an infection or abscess, leading to serious discomfort and the risk of tooth loss. In order to treat a cavity we may recommend a bonded filling. What’s a bonded filling? How do they… Read more »

How Do Digital X-Rays Work?

When you see the dentist, the doctor will need to carefully examine your smile to see if you require treatment. In most cases, especially if you are a new patient, an x-ray may be necessary. At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we offer our patients x-rays using digital technology. How do digital x-rays work?

What Is Cosmetic Bonding?

Have you recently chipped a tooth? Damage can occur as a result of everything from a sports injury to biting down on a peach pit. However, treating the chipped tooth is crucial to avoid the onset of decay or possibly infection. In order to repair the tooth, we may recommend a bonding procedure. What is… Read more »

What’s Happening In Our Community?

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we like to discuss fun and exciting events happening on our community. There are a lot of fun activities available for the entire family, from the youngest member to the oldest. In addition, don’t forget to contact our team to schedule a routine visit. We can examine and clean… Read more »