Dental Anxiety & the Solution

Do you feel stressed, nervous, or even anxious leading up to or during dental visits? You are not alone! Many people feel some degree of dental anxiety. Some are so nervous that they even avoid going to the dentist altogether. Here at New Hampshire Center for Comprehensive Dentistry, our dentists... Read more »

Restore Your Smile With Dentures

When a patient is missing most or all of their permanent teeth, our dentists may recommend dentures in Amherst, New Hampshire. These removable dental restorations can allow you to speak, smile, and eat properly again.   What Are Dentures? Dentures are dental restorations that replace all of your missing teeth.... Read more »

What You Should Know About Dental Fillings

What is a dental filling? A dental filling is a dental restoration that can repair a tooth that has decay. The filling will restore the tooth’s proper shape and function. Our dentists will remove the decayed area of the tooth and then fill the area with the dental filling material.... Read more »

Is Dental Bonding Right for My Smile?

Dental bonding is the process our dentists use to attach materials directly to a tooth to improve the color or shape. The tooth enamel is fused with the bonding material, which may be porcelain or resin, to create a strong restoration that feels like your original tooth.   When is... Read more »

How Invisalign® Can Help Your Smile

Malocclusion is defined as crooked teeth or a misaligned bite. Many adults have long wanted to have straighter teeth. They may be hesitant to straighten their teeth because metal braces would mar the beauty of their smile. If this sounds familiar, ask our dentists about how Invisalign® in Amherst, New... Read more »

Smile With a Dental Crown

What is a dental crown? If one of your teeth is damaged or decayed, our dentists may recommend a dental crown in Amherst, New Hampshire. A dental crown, which is tooth shaped, is placed over a tooth to restore its shape, size, strength, and appearance. When cemented in place, the... Read more »

Your Regular Dental Checkup

Having regular dental appointments is important for your oral health. While most people benefit from a checkup at least twice a year, depending on your level of oral health, more frequent checkups may help control or prevent gum or tooth disease. During your appointment, you and your dentist will look... Read more »

The Root Canal Therapy Procedure

The root canal is the area in the center of a tooth where the pulp is located. The pulp consists of the nerve, blood vessels, and connective tissues of the tooth. If you are experiencing any of the following, you may have a damaged root canal in Amherst, New Hampshire:... Read more »

Choose a Dental Bridge

If you are missing one or more permanent teeth, one of your options may be a dental bridge to restore your smile. A dental bridge is made up of a replacement tooth or teeth (to fill the space) and a dental crown on either side. The crowns are placed on the... Read more »

The Protection of Dental Sealants

If you would like extra protection from cavities ask our dentists about dental sealants. Sealants are a thin material that is painted over the chewing surfaces of the back teeth.  If you look closely at the surface of those molars you'll see what we call "pits and fissures"or hollows and... Read more »