The Signs and Symptoms of a Filling Going Bad

Here at Kevin J. Reece, DDS, our dentist routinely uses fillings to repair modest areas of tooth decay. While it is meant to last a long time, no filling is impervious to the passage of time and the pervasive bacteria living in your mouth. The larger and older a filling is, the more likely it is to have trouble. This... read more »

A Dental Implant Can Be Installed to Replace a Severely Decayed Tooth

A large area of tooth decay that goes without Dr. Kevin J. Reece’s attention can quickly spread to infect the pulp or root of the tooth. Sometime the tooth can be so badly decayed that Dr. Kevin J. Reece simply has to extract it to prevent pain, infection and further complications. The dental implant procedure is often performed on an... read more »