What to Expect When Treating Your Cavity with an Amalgam Filling

Are you about to treat a cavity with an amalgam filling? If so, good for you! You’re on your way toward a strong and healthy smile once again. To help you know what to expect during your appointment at Grant R Young DDS, Dr. Grant R Young and our dental team would like to share the steps that are typically... read more »

Amalgam or Composite Fillings Can Be Used to Repair a Small Cavity

An inconsistent or inadequate daily oral hygiene routine invites a host of oral health problems to develop in your mouth. Not the least of which is the possibility of tooth decay developing on one or more of your teeth. This is even more likely to occur if you have a habit of procrastinating your regular dental checkups at Grant R... read more »

Filling Materials Are Often Determined by a Cavity’s Location

Cavities form when poor oral hygiene allows the natural bacteria living in your mouth to exploit a weakened area of tooth enamel. Early detection is essential for treatment success without complications. Here at Grant R Young DDS, your dentist, Dr. Grant R Young, commonly uses fillings to repair small-to-medium-sized cavities. Your dentist will conduct a thorough examination of the tooth.... read more »