Overcoming Dental Visit Anxiety: Your Guide to a Stress-Free Appointment

Dental visit anxiety is a common issue that affects people of all ages. Whether it’s the fear of pain, the sound of the dental drill, or the anticipation of bad news, many individuals experience anxiety when faced with a dental appointment. Neglecting your dental health due to anxiety can lead to more significant problems down […]

The Tooth of the Matter—Understanding Your Teeth’s Functions

The human mouth is a complex system that plays a significant role in our lives. We use it to communicate, express emotions, and eat. Central to all these functions are our teeth. But do you know how many teeth adults usually have? Or the different types of teeth and their unique functions? Let’s delve in […]

What is an Onlay/Crown?

What Are Onlays and Crowns? We recently explored the differences between fillings and inlays, two common restorative procedures for minor damage, such as when you have a small cavity. But what can be done if you have a bigger issue? Fortunately, there are additional options and that’s when onlays and crowns come into play. Onlays […]

What Is the Difference Between a Filling and an Inlay?

Maintaining good oral health is essential for a confident smile and overall well-being. As part of our commitment to providing comprehensive dental care at Downtown Franklin Family Dentistry, we want to help our patients understand various dental procedures. In this blog post, we’ll explore the differences between dental fillings and inlays, two common treatments for […]