Crown Or Veneer?

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I am Brett Felton of Felton Dental Care in Missoula.  Felton Dental Care offers multiple cosmetic dental procedures for creating dazzling smiles. Two of the most popular procedures are dental crowns and porcelain veneers. Many patients don’t understand the difference between the two. Generally, a crown strengthens a compromised tooth while a veneer is used […]


Missoula Dental News: Poor Oral Health And Heart Disease

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Attention Missoula dental patients: brushing twice daily may help lower your risk of heart disease. Montana scientists, dentists, and cardiologists have known for many years that there is a link between inflammation in the mouth (gum disease) and heart problems. However, a recent study analyzed oral health habits and heart disease risk. Science Daily reported on the study which was published in the British Medical Journal.


The Future Of Tooth Decay In Missoula

The Future Of Tooth Decay In Missoula

A common result of untreated cavities is abscesses. A tooth abscess is an infection near the root of the tooth or between the gum and the tooth. This collection of pus can be very uncomfortable, either causing a shooting pain or a dull throbbing pain. You may also experience bad breath, fever, swollen neck glands, and feelings of general discomfort associated with the infection.