Dental implants are a wonderful way to restore your smile if you are missing one or more teeth. Led by Dr. Irfan Khan, the teams at Polaris Dental Care serve Grandview, London, and Columbus at three convenient locations. Wherever you are in and around Columbus, you can get the dental implants you need to get […]
The National Children’s Dental Health Month is coming, and that means we’ll be visiting some preschool and elementary schools in the city. Here is the National Children’s Dental Health Month answer sheet. Brushing Why should you brush? How often should you brush? Brushing removes the germs and “bugs” that can cause cavities. Brush two times a day, […]
The holidays are coming, and that means gifts, winter fun, and spending time with family. The holidays are a wonderful time indeed, but they also mean that many doctors and dentists reduce their hours. If you suffer a dental emergency during the holidays, this can be a big problem. Luckily, Polaris Dental Care is here […]
If your child is complaining of jaw pain, or has begun to feel the eruptions of wisdom teeth, they may need their wisdom teeth removed. But there’s no need to worry! Polaris Dental Care has you covered. The winter holidays are the perfect time to schedule a tooth extraction. Your child won’t miss school and will […]
After you get your dental implants surgery, the recovery times may vary from person to person. It can depend on not just the person, but also on the teeth and dental aesthetics involved, and the way that you handle the surgery and the way of recovery. In almost all the cases for dental implants, your […]
Teeth extractions are not always the best answer to teeth related maladies. Sometimes there is an infection in the dental pulp area. However, this can be treated with antibiotics, if it is caught in an early stage. Or there can be cracks in the tooth or teeth. This too can be taken care of with […]
A bone graft is a surgery type of process which is utilized to mend issues which are related to bones and joints. This procedure is also called transplanting of bone tissue and is of use in repairing bones which have suffered from some trauma or another or there exist issues in joints. Bone graft also […]
A root canal is a natural cavity within the center of the tooth which has a soft pulp chamber housing your tooth’s nerve. The root canal dentists perform the root canal or the endodontic procedures to save the teeth that are badly decayed by removing the pulp and nerves and then sealing the cleaned area.
As we welcome 2017, the biggest task we encourage our patients at Polaris Dental Care to add to their new year’s resolution is daily flossing. One easy way to accomplish this is creating a place in your shower for your floss. Actually the shower is the best place to floss quickly without worrying about creating a […]
If you’re due for a dental cleaning, you may be wondering why you need a dentist to brush your teeth for you. After all, you brush and floss on schedule most of the time; why go through the extra hassle, effort and expense of getting a dentist to clean your teeth?