A New Area of Tooth Decay Can Develop Around a Distressed Dental Filling

Over the years poor oral hygiene habits and the passing of time can combine to weaken the once strong relationship between one of your dental fillings and the adjacent tooth enamel. As the problem progresses the natural bacteria living in your mouth could gradually gain access the seam of the dental filling. In time it could start to form a... read more »

Oral Trauma Can Cause a Toothache

An accidental fall or an injury can sometimes impact the mouth. This could cause significant damage to teeth, gums and surrounding soft oral tissues. Some patients who have suffered a significant oral trauma may experience toothache pain. Even if you don’t notice any immediate signs of damage to the tooth’s enamel layer, this is likely a sign that the core... read more »

Your Regular Dental Checkup Can Clean Your Teeth and Detect Oral Health Problems

Cavities, periodontal disease, and oral cancers can cause significant discomfort and might prove costly to treat. A routine dental checkup and cleaning at Dr. James Schall’s dental office can effectively clean our teeth and detect any oral health problems early. The dental checkup starts with a thorough dental cleaning performed by a professional dental hygienist. This will remove plaque and... read more »

An Amalgam Filling Might Be Used to Repair a Small Cavity on a Back Tooth

The premolars and molars in the back of your mouth play an important role in chewing, grinding, and biting off tough foods. These large teeth work together. When one is compromised, by a cavity, it can significantly hinder your overall oral function. If you are experiencing discomfort in one of your back teeth, you shouldn’t delay in seeking treatment at... read more »

Do You Need Full Mouth Rehabilitation?

Does your mouth need to go to rehab? Just call Bel Air Smile Partners to reach Dr. James Schall and his associates. Here are some questions and answers about how it works: What is full mouth rehabilitation? Full mouth rehabilitation comprises any dental procedure that rehabilitates all of your teeth in both upper and lower jaws. This often includes several... read more »

Signs and Symptoms of Severe Toothaches

If a tooth is causing you extreme discomfort, it may be a sign of a toothache. Toothaches can be caused by many different types of ailments, and they are not necessarily limited to your teeth. However, in most instances, a toothache is the result of the nerve endings within the pulp of a tooth either being damaged or infected. If... read more »

What Is Full Mouth Reconstruction?

Did you know that our team could recommend full mouth reconstruction if your teeth have received extensive damage? Full mouth reconstruction includes a number of plans designed to improve the function and appearance of your teeth. So, how can you tell if you’re a good candidate for full mouth reconstruction? While many people could be good candidates, full mouth reconstruction... read more »

Smile Gifts to Give Yourself This Holiday

At Bel Air Smile Partners in Havre de Grace, Maryland, Dr. James Schall and our team are excited to help you achieve a vibrant, healthy smile throughout the year. Truly, your smile is one of your most valuable assets it keeps your body healthy while elevating your self-confidence. At our practice, we strive to help you maintain your smile confidence... read more »

Your Greatest Trick This Season Should Be Treating Your Smile Well

It’s easy to fall into the haunted house of horrors that awaits your teeth and gums this Halloween, but perhaps this time around you could change it up a bit, and spend the following weeks in good clean health, not suffering tummy aches and tooth decay. You can still experience all the fun that the season has to offer, but... read more »