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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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How a New Approach to Treating Decay Could Benefit You
...In contrast to the dental drill, many dentists are now using air abrasion rather than a dental drill to remove decayed tooth material...

New Minimally Invasive Techniques are Improving Tooth Decay Treatment
...Using air abrasion (a fine particle spray that works like a miniature sandblaster) and lasers, dentists can now remove decayed structure with less harm to healthy tissue than with a traditional dental drill...

Air Abrasion
... A relatively new technique called air abrasion uses powerful particles of aluminum oxide to remove debris and decay...