Dental Fillings: What You Can Expect With Treatment

Are you about to have a cavity treated at ? If so, your dentist, Dr. , and our dental team are happy to tell you what to expect during your treatment so you can have a pleasant dental experience. If you know what to expect, you will feel better in the dental chair. So, when… Read more »

Facts About Dental Sealants

What Are Dental Sealants? A dental sealant is a thin coating of plastic material that is painted onto the chewing surfaces of the back teeth (molars and premolars). The sealant bonds into the grooves of the teeth, thus helping protect the teeth and prevent cavities. Dental sealants are like shields for your teeth. When a… Read more »

What Can Periodontal Treatment Do for You?

At Ninth Street Dental located in Durham, North Carolina, Dr. Shirin Mashhoon and our experienced dental team offer periodontal treatment for our patients with gum disease. This is important, because if gingivitis–a mild form of gum disease–is left untreated, it can progress into periodontitis. While improved oral hygiene can often restore gum health in the mild… Read more »