Hamilton Dental Group

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Cavities

Tooth Decay begins when the protein of your saliva combines with the sugars and carbohydrates of food particles left on and between your teeth. This combination creates bacteria-laden plaque, from which acid is produced that eats away at the hard

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Tooth Sensitivity

Teeth can be sensitive for many reasons. Pressure Sensitivity to chewing pressure can be caused by: Clenching/Grinding Decay Abscess Cracked tooth Sweets Sensitivity to sweet foods is usually caused by decay.   Hot and/or Cold Sensitivity to hot and/or cold foods usually indicates: Decay Abscess Worn Teeth (Attrition) Receded Gums

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Gum Contouring

Have you ever been told that you have a gummy smile? Are you self-conscious because your teeth seem to be so small in size because your gum sits lower on them? What about the opposite? What about if your teeth

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Infection Control and Sterilization

Dr. Fattahi shares your concern about the spread of disease and works hard to safeguard his patients, and staff, against infection. When you visit our office, you will see a clean office carefully maintained by well-trained staff. Our dental team always

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Abscessed Tooth

Periapical (root-tip) Abscess A periapical (root-tip) abscess is a pocket of infection at the base of a tooth’s root. The tooth becomes abscessed after the pulp (nerve) of the tooth becomes infected. A periapical abscess is usually caused by deep

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Healthy Gums

Healthy gums are the foundation for your teeth, much like the foundation for your house. Healthy gums provide the support needed for your teeth to function as they should. Having unhealthy gums is like having termites in the foundation of

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