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What Happens During a Root Canal

What Happens During a Root Canal?   You’ve probably heard a lot about root canals, and most of it doesn’t necessarily sound like fun. But a root canal really isn’t so bad. Advances in dentistry have made this option one of the easier and more effective ones for anyone who is having problems with their teeth. Fillings, crowns, and other procedures …

Discussing: Sedation Dentistry

Randy Alvarez: “So, you’re big on sedation?” Dr: Rogers: “Oh, huge! My favorite thing to do! So a lot of patients, Randy, are struggling with coming to the dentist because of fear and anxiety. And, because they’re concerned about the amount of time they’re gonna have to spend with me. So, if someone’s got a lot of fear and anxiety …

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Single Tooth Implants

Randy Alvarez: “So if you’re only missing one tooth, why a dental implant over a traditional bridge?” Dr. Rogers: “So, traditional bridges, it’s the way we’ve been doing it forever, to replace a single tooth is we’d cut down the teeth on either side to replace one tooth. And of course, once we do that, once those teeth are cut …

Emergency Dentistry & COVID 19 | Albuquerque NM

Emergency Dentistry & COVID 19

At Desert Ridge Dental we’re dedicated to keeping our team, our families and our patients safe in every way we can. We have embraced social distancing practices and standards for cleanliness as well as the recommendations of the New Mexico Department of Health to limit the number of patients we see, by only treating emergencies. We want to thank you, …