A Dentist’s Indispensable Tool: The X-ray

Categories: Dental Health
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During a dental checkup at Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham, we do a thorough inspection of your teeth and gums. But visual inspections can’t tell us everything we need to know, which is why we take x-rays. For most patients, we update our x-rays once a year. They help us to make accurate diagnoses by […]

Avoid Sports Injuries: Protect Those Teeth!

This blog post from Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birgmingham looks at needless tooth loss, and how mouth guards can protect your smile. It is estimated that over five million teeth are knocked out annually. Many of these dental traumas take place on the playing field or court. Each dislodged tooth involves several trips to the dentist […]

A Great Achievement in Dentistry

Dental implants have been hailed as one of the great advances in the field of dentistry, and with good reason. Implants are an artificial tooth root that is surgically attached to the jaw of a patient, to replace a missing root. The implant, in turn, can support an artificial tooth; multiple implants can anchor a […]

Soft, Medium, Or Buzz Lightyear?

Affordable Dentistry in Birmingham

At Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham, we’re often asked how to pick that most basic tool of oral hygiene, the toothbrush. Should be a snap, right? Well, not necessarily. Picking a toothbrush can be as challenging as choosing a paint color, and there seem to be just as many choices. If you have been down the […]

Sedation Dentistry

Millions of Americans cope with dental anxiety. The mere thought of sitting down in a dentist’s chair fills them with dread. In some cases, it’s so intense they’ll avoid the dentist altogether. If this sounds at all like you, you should know that Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham can provide you with sedation dentistry to […]