Sedation Dentistry: How Can it Help You

You know that there are a few things you’ll need to do if you’re interested in protecting your oral health. For example, you probably know that it’s important for you to brush and floss regularly. Similarly, you may have heard that you should visit your dentist once every six months—and that some people may need to consider sedation dentistry to... read more »

Handling Tooth Sensitivity after a Dental Filling

At Lakeland Dental Care in Jackson, Mississippi, we are delighted to offer our patients three filling options: composite (tooth-colored), amalgam (silver), and glass ionomer dental fillings to repair minor to moderate damage to a tooth. After you receive a dental filling, it may take a few hours to a few days for tooth sensitivity to diminish depending on the filling... read more »