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Dry Mouth and Dental Damage

Jun 14, 2018 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Restorative Dentistry

Dr. Steven M. Balloch discusses dry mouth and dental damage and explains how patients can prevent further problems.


The Stages of Tooth Decay: How Cavities Develop

Jun 29, 2017 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Tooth Decay General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry
Tooth decay doesn't happen at all once. Cavities have different stages of progression. Let's cover the basics of this general dentistry issue.

Goodbye, Gunk: The Benefits of Tongue Scrapers

Apr 29, 2017 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

By using a tongue scraper, you can get rid of a layer of - for lack of a better word - gunk that is responsible for oral health and other problems.


If You Can’t Stand the Heat…or the Cold…Then Get to the Dentist!

Mar 2, 2017 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: General Dentistry Restorative Dentistry

If you experience tooth sensitivity to hot and cold temperatures, then it’s time to find out how restorative dentistry can resolve the issue.


The Basis of a Healthy Smile: Gum Disease Prevention

Oct 31, 2016 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Gum Disease Restorative Dentistry

When it comes to keeping your smile healthy, an ounce of gum disease prevention truly is worth a pound of cure.


Treat Missing Teeth to Restore a Strong, Beautiful Smile

Sep 1, 2016 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Restorative Dentistry Dental Implants Dental Bridges Dentures

Dr. Steven M. Balloch offers a number of treatments for missing teeth that allow patients to restore the strength and function of their smile.


What Are the Benefits of Porcelain Bridges?

Mar 2, 2016 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Dental Bridges Restorative Dentistry

If you are missing one to three teeth on a single arch, a porcelain bridge will restore form and function, among other benefits.


Treatment for Cavities

Oct 31, 2015 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Restorative Dentistry Dental Crowns Dental Fillings

While prevention is always best, if you do develop a cavity, Dr. Steven M. Balloch offers treatment for cavities.


Planing and Scaling: Dental Care to Address Gum Disease

Sep 1, 2015 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Gum Disease Restorative Dentistry

If you have gum disease, your dental care may include root planing and scaling to eliminate bacteria and rough patches on your tooth roots.


Inlays and Onlays: Patient Information

Mar 5, 2015 — by Steven Balloch, DDS | Comments (0)
Tags: Inlays Onlays Restorative Dentistry

Inlays and onlays are ideal dental restorations for major tooth decay and damage, an intermediary restorative option between fillings and crowns.