Archive for April, 2014

Help Dealing with your Dental Fears

Fear is certainly a compelling reason to avoid something. Fear is sometimes a gut instinct, warning you that something is amiss. Unfortunately, our complicated brains sometimes send us mixed signals, making us scared of something like the dentist, which is actually good for you and avoids worse problems in the future. Once your fear response […]

Minor Dental Issues Don’t Belong in the ER

Have you ever gone to the emergency room for a dental issue? A new report is looking at the ramifications of avoiding preventive dental appointments on the budget of ERs in Michigan. This hits close to home for Farmington Hills dentist, Dr. Aziza Askari, as prevention is such a simple way to avoid many expensive […]

Dental Crowns and Other Tooth Colored Restorations

Fillings, crowns, inlays, and onlays are the four primary restorations used to remedy decaying or injured teeth. It’s quite possible that you already have one (or several) fillings or crowns in your mouth. Throughout history, material use has transitioned depending on trends and research. Fortunately, in current times, most dental restorations are completed with white […]