What the Pus?!

The pink area you see in this photo is the sinus. The yellow is the pus filled pocket (centimeters wide) filled with an infection from a tooth that had no symptoms 2 weeks ago!

Are dental X-rays necessary? Yes. Here's why.

Are dental X-rays necessary? Yes. Here’s why.

Many patients are concerned about X-rays. They want to know how many dental X-rays we take, and if X-rays are really necessary.

My own mother is concerned about x-ray exposure. She’s never had a cavity. Then one day she had tooth pain, and we only through X-ray technology did we find a giant abscess on a root – one that left untreated, may have developed into a very serious, life-threatening condition.