5 Important Facts About Dental Crowns, from Saltzman Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary

No one should ever leave our dental office with tooth restorations that look unnatural. Cary-based dentist Dr. E. Scott Saltzman puts it this way about his practice: “Our goal is to provide dentistry that is undetectable. We replace existing crowns and fillings with restorations that look and feel like natural teeth.”

One of the ways E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry accomplishes that goal is through the use of porcelain crowns. There are many advantages to porcelain crowns, including strength, appearance and function.

Patients considering crowns in Cary and the Triangle need to understand these five important facts:

  • Certain situations require crowns: Crowns are reserved for the most serious situations, in which teeth are badly broken or diseased. Many less serious tooth problems can be solved with bonding procedures, fillings or veneers.
  • Crowns are long-term solutions: Crowns can last 20 to 30 years, which is as close to a permanent solution as possible in dentistry. This is two to three times longer than fillings typically last.
  • Strength and functionality: Porcelain is remarkable strong. Crowns can effectively replace the strength and function of natural teeth, making them a logical treatment for severe disease or damage. In certain circumstances, porcelain is bonded with gold to provide even more durability and strength
  • Completely natural appearance: Today’s crowns are crafted to match the color and contour of the original tooth. A crown fits over the entire surface of the natural tooth, blending perfectly with adjacent teeth.
  • The crown process itself: Fitting a crown requires at least two visits to the dentist, the first visit to remove decay, shape the tooth, take impressions, select a shade and fit it with a temporary plastic crown. On the second visit, the dentist will remove the temporary crown, and then fit and adjust the final crown. Finally, the crown is cemented to the underlying natural tooth.

Dr. Saltzman wants all his Triangle patients to have beautiful smiles and great dental health. We believe that patients should never have the need to put off getting or replacing a crown. Please contact the friendly staff at E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry to set up an appointment. A new smile can make the difference in life and career!

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4 Simply Amazing Facts About Teeth, from Saltzman Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary

Eating provides one of life’s greatest pleasures, but most people probably don’t think about their teeth when they are bite into a crisp apple or enjoy buttered corn on the cob. Yet teeth are quite amazing, providing a lifetime of use for the vast array of food in the human diet. E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry has compiled a brief list of what makes human teeth so special. Dr. Saltzman understands that educating his Triangle area patients helps them maintain dental health for a lifetime.

These four features of human teeth demonstrate why they are so remarkable:

  • Unique as a fingerprint: They may look alike, but each tooth has its own profile, curves and indentations. Just as fingerprints are unique to each person, no two people have identical sets of teeth.
  • Remarkable biting force: According to the American Dental Association, humans can bite with 200 pounds of force. However, this doesn’t mean teeth are eternal. Chewing on hard food items, such as ice, can crack enamel or even break teeth.
  • Strength of enamel: Tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the human body, harder even than bone. Made mostly of calcium phosphate, enamel covers the visible part of a tooth and is the main defense against decay. Brushing, flossing and fluoride all help strengthen tooth enamel.
  • Durable and nearly indestructible: Ancient Egyptian mummies show that bones and teeth can remain intact thousands of years after death. Still, cavities and gum disease threaten dental health so it is important to practice good dental hygiene and keep regular cleaning appointments.

Patients of all ages in the Triangle rely on Dr. Saltzman and his expert staff to keep their teeth healthy, give them beautiful smiles and prevent serious dental problems. Call our office in Cary today, only minutes from most anywhere in Southwest Wake County, to schedule an exam and find out how amazing teeth can be when they are bright and healthy.

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4 Important Reasons to Choose Saltzman Family & Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary

Whether it’s a problem with wisdom teeth, a toothache or a desire for whiter teeth, working with the right dentist makes any dental procedure better. In the Triangle, E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary offers a wealth of experience and treatment options. With its convenient location just off Cary Parkway, a general and cosmetic practice that serves all ages, and procedures for every family member, both general and cosmetic dentistry; Dr. Saltzman’s office is the best choice for those in the Raleigh, Durham and Cary areas.

Here are four important reasons why patients enjoy their appointments at E. Scott Saltzman Family and Cosmetic Dentistry:

  • General dentistry: Many patients, both children and adults, need nothing more than twice-a-year cleanings at our office. Dr. Saltzman ensures that patients of all ages understand that caring for teeth between dental visits helps reduce the risk of cavities and gum problems. Even the youngest of children are excellent patients that grow through their teens into adulthood with the care of Dr. Saltzman.
  • Cosmetic dentistry: With the current focus on teeth whitening and other restorative treatments for adults, many patients also want a dentist who can provide more than general care. Dr. Saltzman’s office offers the latest in restorative treatments, including whitening, implants and veneers, that will give patients the brightest, whitest smiles.
  • Doctor and staff: E. Scott Saltzman is a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and he has been a practicing dentist since the late 1980’s. Together with his knowledgeable, experienced and friendly staff, Dr. Saltzman provides his patients with the best dental care in the Triangle.
  • Convenient location: Located on Towne Village Drive in Cary, near the Fresh Market, the office is only a short 20-minute drive from many areas in the Triangle, includingCary, Apex, Morrisville, Holly Springs, Raleigh, Durham, and Fuquay-Varina. Plus, our office serves youngsters, so parents can schedule appointments for the entire family at one convenient location.

Does the family need a new dentist? Look no further than E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary. The practice can meet every dental need. The office is currently accepting new patients so call today for an appointment. We serve the entire Triangle region.

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3 Important Facts About Periodontal Treatment from Saltzman Dentistry

Periodontal disease is very destructive and it can lead to gums pulling away from teeth, exposing the root structure to create eventual tooth loss. It also is usually painless, and can only be identified and diagnosed by dental professionals. It is estimated that 75 percent of Americans over the age of 35 have some level of gum disease. Fortunately, patients of Dr. E. Scott Saltzman find that his dental practice in Cary and the Triangle offers comprehensive screening for gum disease and regular treatments that will eventually slow and halt its progression. The office of E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry has a series of videos on the website to help patients understand more about this problem.

Saltzman Family and Cosmetic Dentistry offers three significant facts and procedures that can help detect and treat periodontal disease:

  • Six-month check-ups: Saltzman recommends six-month checks for most patients. During the appointment, the hygienist will look for red or swollen gums, a possible early sign of periodontal disease. The hygienist will also use a periodontal probe to check the depth of spaces between teeth and gums. Readings deeper than 3 millimeters can indicate periodontal disease. X-rays also help show whether jawbone is receding from teeth.
  • Three-month procedure: Periodontal disease cannot be cured, but it can be controlled with three month cleanings. Bacteria that settles into the pockets between teeth and gums can reach a destructive level in only 90 days. The frequent treatments remove the bacteria present below the gum line.
  • Scaling and root planing: These procedures go beyond regular dental cleanings, which only treat tooth surfaces above the gum line. Scaling and root planing remove bacteria below the gum line and smooth the root surfaces. Local anesthetic is used to make the procedure more comfortable. Fluoride or medication also may be applied to the affected area. Afterward, gums should fit more snugly around teeth.

Maintaining dental health and getting regular cleanings are the first steps to preventing periodontal disease. If you are overdue for a cleaning, call the office of E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry today to schedule an appointment. Our offices in Cary are accepting new patients. We are convenient to all areas in the Triangle, from Durham to Holly Springs, Apex to Morrisville. Stop by and visit when looking for a new dentist. We are located between Davis Drive and SW Cary Parkway just north of Waldo Rood Road on Towne Village Drive in the town of Cary NC.

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We are located between Davis Drive and SW Cary Parkway just north of Waldo Rood Road on Towne Village Drive in the town of Cary, NC.

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6 Habits for a Beautiful Smile from E. Scott Saltzman DMD

Every day across the Triangle, people place their teeth at risk when they ignore some simple behaviors. The hard layer of tooth enamel prevents decay and insulates teeth from extreme temperatures, but some common habits damage enamel and open the way for decay and discomfort.

It’s important to understand how seemingly harmless practices can erode tooth enamel. Patients who visit the Triangle-based offices of E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry find that Dr. Saltzman and his staff are always eager to share information about how to properly care for their smiles.

Here are six “do’s and don’ts” that help protect tooth enamel and keep teeth healthy:

  • Be wary of citrus: It’s good to get a daily dose of Vitamin C from oranges or other citrus, but the acid in these foods can soften and erode tooth enamel. Even apples, peaches and blueberries score high in acid content. Sucking on lemons is particularly bad for teeth. A good habit to develop is using a straw for acidic drinks and rinsing with water afterward.
  • Reduce soda consumption: As with fruit, soda is acidic and damages enamel. When combined with sugar, these drinks bathe teeth in liquid that promotes bacteria growth, enamel loss and cavities. Even sugar-free soda is high in acid.
  • Enjoy dairy products: At the end of a meal, dairy products such as milk and cheese will counteract the effect of acidic foods. Also, they contain calcium, a necessary building block for strong teeth.
  • Chew some gum: Sugar-free gum after a meal also protects tooth enamel. Just like dairy foods, gum reduces acid. It also creates more saliva, which provides teeth with needed minerals.
  • Choose water: It seems that everyone carries around a water bottle now. Drinking water is one good habit that can wash away food debris and improve saliva production.
  • Brush effectively: Treat teeth with respect and don’t use a stiff-bristled toothbrush. Dental professionals recommend a soft brush. They also recommend waiting 30 to 60 minutes to brush after consuming acidic foods. Enamel will reharden within that window so that brushing doesn’t cause more damage.

Keeping teeth bright and healthy is the first priority at E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry.  Make an appointment today with Dr. Saltzman to discuss the right game plan for teeth protection.

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4 Top Reasons to Replace Amalgam Fillings at Saltzman Dentistry

Dr. E. Scott Saltzman provides general dentistry services in Cary, Apex, Morrisville and beyond. He also specializes in cosmetic dentistry, improving the healthy look of smiles, and personal appearance here in the Triangle since 1997. Over the years, patients have trusted Dr. Saltzman to develop a treatment plan that keeps their teeth healthy and beautiful.

One common procedure at Saltzman Dentistry is the replacement of silver-colored amalgam fillings with the more natural tooth colored fillings, called composites. Because mercury was typically used in amalgam fillings, some people may worry about the exposure to mercury. And many patients ask the staff at E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary whether removing amalgam fillings really are necessary.

Here are four very important reasons to replace silver/mercury amalgam with the natural tooth-colored fillings:

  • Appearance: Amalgam fillings typically are placed further back in the mouth, so they aren’t as visible. Still, they do present a striking contrast next to other teeth. Composites have virtually the same look as the patient’s natural teeth and they do improve appearance. Additionally, amalgam fillings can corrode over a period of time.
  • Strength: Amalgam fillings aren’t as strong as the more advanced composites. Biting down on amalgam fillings transmits impact to the underlying tooth, sometimes resulting in cracks or breaks. New composites are bonded tightly to teeth, even when much of the original tooth structure has been lost. The result is a stronger and intact tooth.
  • Health: Because the amalgam metal blocks x-rays, it is more difficult to detect developing problems in the underlying tooth structure. Also, the new composites contain fluoride, which helps prevent decay. The resin material wears like natural teeth and does not require placement at the gum line, which is healthier for the gums.
  • Peace of mind: Although experts disagree on whether the mercury in amalgam fillings presents a health risk, replacing those fillings provides peace of mind. With modern materials, patients can have natural-looking and stronger restorations.

It might be time to get those aging fillings replaced with modern alternatives that both improve dental health and look more natural. Call the office of E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry today to arrange an appointment to learn about the benefits of composite fillings. Dr. Saltzman always has plenty of reasons to make his patients smile.

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5 Important Concerns About Sensitive Teeth from Saltzman DMD in Cary

It’s no fun to pass up on a cup of delicious hot coffee or a creamy bowl of ice cream because of tooth sensitivity. E. Scott Saltzman DMD wants all of his Triangle area patients to enjoy every food and not have to worry about pain when it involves the sensitivity of hot and cold. It is important to note that pain or sensitivity could be a sign of cavities, gum disease, a worn tooth, an enamel issue, or exposed roots. All of those require proper and professional dental treatment.  E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary offers several options that will help reduce and minimize tooth sensitivity.

Dr. Scott Saltzman provides the right answers to five common concerns about sensitive teeth:

  • Sensitivity is not normal: There is usually no sensation when eating hot or cold food because tooth enamel prevents transmission of sensation. Also, the gums fit tightly against teeth, so hot or cold drinks or food cannot penetrate below the gum line.
  • The causes of sensitivity: There are several possible causes, including old fillings, cavities, and exposed tooth root and gum disease. Dr. Saltzman offers treatments that will help solve these conditions.
  • Toothpaste types: Yes, depending on the cause of the sensitivity, certain desensitizing toothpastes will help reduce discomfort while brushing. Patients should ask Dr. Saltzman for advice about these and any dental products.
  • Treatments: In addition to special toothpaste, in-office application of fluoride gel strengthens tooth enamel and reduces transmission of sensations. Sometimes a crown, inlay or bonding may be necessary to eliminate discomfort. In the most serious cases, a root canal may be required to eliminate pain.
  • Sensitivity is serious: Tooth sensitivity can be a sign of untreated cavities or gum disease. Both can eventually cause tooth loss and infections, so early treatment is always the best course.

Tired of saying “no” to hot or cold foods? Contact E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry today to make an appointment. He will determine what’s causing your discomfort and create a treatment plan to eliminate the pain. Call our office in Cary to schedule your appointment. Dr. Saltzman is accepting new patients and we accept most insurance. Our office is located

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4 Important Terms that Help the Triangle Understand Dental Health

As with all specialized fields, dentistry has its own collection of terms that can be somewhat puzzling to patients. E. Scott Saltzman DMD is always encouraging patients to understand the dental information he and his staff provide during an appointment.  In fact, E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary makes communication a top priority. Saltzman Dentistry even offers a dental dictionary that defines unfamiliar terms. It is on our website.

It’s very important for patients to understand the following four dental terms as they assess their own dental health:  

  • Plaque: Everyone who eats food will develop plaque. It’s a mixture of bacteria and food debris that adheres to teeth and must be removed to prevent cavities. Brushing and flossing, twice a day or more, are effective ways to help remove plaque before the bacteria begins to damage the tooth surface.
  • Calculus: Sometimes called tartar, dental calculus develops when plaque remains undisturbed on teeth. Minerals from human saliva adhere to the plaque, creating a hard deposit. Brushing and flossing will not remove calculus, making regular professional cleanings necessary.
  • Gingivitis: “Gingiva” is the dental term for the gums. Gums create a tight seal around teeth and their roots. Bacteria can inflame the gums, causing gingivitis. Signs of gingivitis include inflamed or puffy gums or bleeding when brushing or flossing. Prompt treatment can help prevent serious periodontal disease.
  • Periodontal disease: A destructive condition, periodontal (gum) disease is inflammation of the tissues and bone that support the teeth. This condition can destroy bone, expose tooth roots, and loosen teeth. Dr. Saltzman offers effective treatments to halt the advance of periodontal disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that nearly half of Americans over 30 have some form of gum disease. Symptoms can include bad breath, red gums, tenderness, bleeding, painful chewing, loose teeth, sensitivity, and receding gums.

Confused about dental terminology? Don’t hesitate to ask the expert, professional staff at E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry for an explanation. If it’s been more than six months since your last appointment, call us today to schedule an exam. Staying healthy means regular dental exams. And healthy teeth mean beautiful smiles all around. 

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4 Cutting Edge Services from E. Scott Saltzman DMD

Dental treatment has come a long way from the days when tooth extraction was a common remedy to relieve pain and discomfort. In 2017, dentistry is much gentler on the teeth and much more effective than it ever has been. In Cary and the Triangle, E. Scott Saltzman DMD uses state-of-the-art dental procedures to provide his patients with the best care possible. Saltzman Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary offers the latest treatment techniques to patients of all ages.

Dr. Saltzman offers four important ultramodern procedures that greatly improve results for his Triangle dental patients:

  • Ultrasonic scaling: At one time, dental hygienists used rigid metal tools to scrape, or “scale,” tooth surfaces clean of bacterial build-up. Today, ultrasonic scalers do the same job with less damage to the teeth. A stream of water keeps the metal and the patient’s mouth cool while harmful plaque is removed.
  • Fiber optic hand pieces: These modern dental tools give Dr. Saltzman the precision necessary to create perfect interfaces between a tooth and its restoration, including crowns, veneers and fillings. Patients experience less noise and vibration from these tools than they do with the classic versions.
  • Magnification LED loupes: Jewelers use high-powered lenses, called “loupes,” to examine gemstones; Dr. Saltzman and his hygienist team use similar equipment to clean and restore gums and teeth. With special LED lighting, these modern magnification devices improve dental care by making it easy for doctor and staff to see fine detail of teeth and gums.
  • Digital imaging: Unlike traditional x-rays, digital imaging of teeth requires 50 percent less exposure time and 90 percent less radiation. Digital X-rays offer more precision because the images are viewed on a computer monitor, instead of 35mm film.

Triangle patients trust E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry to always provide the latest treatment options. The Cary office is currently accepting new patients; please call to schedule an appointment.

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In a special announcement, we offer a Dental Discount Plan for individuals currently without dental insurance.

Saltzman Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Cary offers a unique Individual Annual Membership Plan (only $279) that includes:

  • Two cleanings per year with two exams
    • Necessary x-rays
    • Oral cancer screening
    • 15% special discount off all dental work

There are no deductibles, no annual limits, no pre-authorizations, and no waiting periods! (This plan cannot be used in conjunction with any other plans.) 

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6 Important Tips to Keep Gums and Teeth Healthy

Scott Saltzman DMD routinely check patients for gum problems, including bleeding, swelling and pain. When a serious condition such as periodontal disease occurs, E. Scott Saltzman DMD Family and Cosmetic Dentistry provide Triangle area patients with effective treatment to restore dental health. However, patients should take the lead in preventing or halting gum problems by following a few simple suggestions, especially this busy Holiday Season.

Triangle patients who adopt the following six ways for better dental health will greatly reduce any future health issues:

  • Use soft bristled toothbrushes: Brushing should never be harsh or painful. Some people create swollen or sore gums by using medium or hard-bristled toothbrushes. Dr. Saltzman recommends soft bristles that massage the gums and gently remove food particles.
  • Floss gently, as often as possible: Gums are soft and can easily be cut by dental floss. Use a back-and-forth motion to slide floss between teeth and follow the curve of each tooth. When flossing becomes a habit, it takes only a minute or so but provides cleaning where toothbrushes cannot reach.
  • Use water when brushing: Whether it’s bottled or straight from the kitchen faucet, plain water aids dental health and brushing. After a meal, water helps cleanse the mouth, washing away food that can lead to gum disease.
  • Use mouthwash as needed: Reducing bacteria in the mouth is the first line of defense against gum disease. Antiseptic mouthwash, used daily, will reduce bacteria.
  • Try effective water flossers: These at home dental products can clean between teeth with a pulsing stream of water. They are very effective at removing food from between teeth and around the gum line. Dentists and hygienists routinely notice improvement in gum health among patients who use water flossers.
  • Correct toothpaste selection: Certain toothpastes are formulated for patients with sensitive teeth and gums. Dr. Saltzman and his staff will provide recommendations on brands that reduce discomfort during brushing.

With the Holidays and the New Year just around the corner, it’s time to commit to new habits. Following these six tips for healthy gums is a great way to start 2017.

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