Root Canal Therapy – A Way We Can Save Your Tooth

Have you or a loved one ever received root canal therapy? If you haven’t, you may have a bad impression of this common dental treatment. A root canal is a tooth-saving procedure. Although many patients may be nervous to learn they need this treatment, we want to emphasize that due to the advancements in treatment and technology, patients compare the entire process to a more involved filling.

Welcome To Gary R. Woodall DDS, MAGD, PA! Learn More About Our Dental Practice

At Gary R. Woodall DDS, MAGD, PA, we offer personalized dental care in a way that makes each patient feel like a member of our family. Dr. Woodall and his team have a unique opportunity to create a family environment while providing the very best in dental care and services to patients. We encourage you to learn more about our practice and hear thoughts from our team and our beloved patients.

What Is Gum Disease And Can It Affect You?

When you visit our office for a routine hygiene examination and cleaning, we do more than just clean your teeth and check for signs of decay. We also look for other common issues, such as oral cancer and gum disease. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a serious gum infection caused by bacterial growth along the gumline and around the base of the tooth. When gum disease is left untreated, it will continue to progress and can cause serious complications such as tooth loss and deterioration of the jawbone.

Missing A Tooth, Or Teeth? We’ve Got Solutions!

Do you need to replace a tooth, and you’re struggling with which tooth replacement option to choose? Maybe someone you care about is living with tooth loss and not sure what to do. Whether you are experiencing this struggle at the moment or not, you may experience it at some point in your life. It is always beneficial to be more prepared and understand what your options are should you face a problem in the future. We specialize in a number of tooth replacement options and are more than happy to help you make your final decision. Read on to learn more about the tooth replacement options we have available to patients.

Importance Of Replacing Missing Teeth

Dealing with tooth loss can be an overwhelming and emotional experience. Tooth loss can be caused by a number of factors, such as severe decay, gum disease, trauma to the mouth, or complications from a medical condition. No matter the reason, we encourage our patients to replace their missing teeth as soon as possible. We are here to help our patients every step of the way and guide them into the correct decision. We are happy to answer any questions you may have. We want our patients to be knowledgeable and confident in their tooth replacement decision.

Have You Thought About Spring Cleaning For Your Smile?

Spring is a wonderful time of year and loved by many. Not only is the weather pleasant, but it is beautiful with all of the trees and flowers in bloom. Spring is also a time when many take advantage of spring cleaning to deep clean and organize their homes. We want to encourage our patients to schedule a spring cleaning for their teeth. When was the last time you and your loved ones visited our office for a hygiene examination and cleaning? If it has been longer than six months, we recommend you contact us today to schedule your next visit. Delaying routine appointments and treatments can lead to serious oral health complications in the future. Continue reading to learn more.

The Discreet Way To Straighten Teeth

Would you love to straighten your teeth but are not interested in wearing traditional metal braces complete with brackets and wires? Thanks to the advancements in dental and orthodontic treatments as well as the improvements in dental technology, long gone are the days where there was only one option for orthodontic care. For our adult patients who are looking to improve the placement of their teeth, we are proud to offer Invisalign® treatment.

Want To Love Your Smile?

Would you love to improve your smile but have been hesitant to mention your thoughts during your routine examinations? If you are unhappy with the appearance of your smile, we can create a treatment plan to help you get the smile of your dreams. We offer a number of cosmetic dentistry treatments that can make any improvement you would like to see, large or small. One of the biggest benefits of cosmetic dentistry treatments is that not only do they improve the aesthetics of your teeth, but many also restore their function as well.

Learn More About Mini Implants

When dealing with severe damage to a tooth or tooth loss, it can be difficult to settle on an option to replace it. When patients ask us about tooth replacement options, they typically only ask about traditional dental implants and dentures. Patients love the idea of implants, but they aren’t fond of the lengthy treatment time or the overall cost. They don’t usually consider dentures because they are not always a good long-term solution. We offer another tooth replacement option that you may want to look into — mini implants.