F

Family Dentist in Childersburg

filling – term commonly used to describe a material such as metal, resin, or porcelain used to restore lost or damaged tooth structure

fistula – a boil in the gums, infected with pus

fixed denture/prosthesis – prosthetic which is attached to adjacent teeth or dental implants to be non-removable by the patient

flap surgery – surgical lifting of the gum tissue in order to expose and clean tooth and bone structures beneath

forceps – tool that may be used in the removal of teeth

fracture – crack or break in bone or tooth structure

frenectomy – surgical reshaping or removal of small amount of muscle tissue attaching lips to gums or tongue to mouth floor, generally done to improve function

frenum – thin muscle tissue that attaches cheek, lip, and/or tongue within the mouth

 

Dental Associates of Childersburg | Childersburg Dentist | Childersburg, AL
Average rating:  
 0 reviews

Visit Our Childersburg
Dental Office

Childersburg Family Dentist

Childersburg Dental Implants

Childersburg Location

34011-B U.S. Hwy 280 W
Childersburg, AL 35044

(256) 378-3127

Our Childersburg
Dental News

Dentist in Childersburg

Childersburg Dentist

How to Navigate Dental Insurance

May 23, 2022

Dental insurance is a vital part of oral health care for many people. However, navigating dental insurance can be confusing.  […]

More >>
Childersburg Dentist

Busting the Myths of Fluoride

April 25, 2022

There is a lot of debate surrounding fluoride. Some people believe that it is a miracle mineral that helps to […]

More >>
Dental Associates of Alabama