Learn More About Dental Fillings by Knowing the Answers to These Commonly Asked Questions

Dental fillings are strong restorations that can help you, your smile, and your oral health. If your dentist, Dr. George Ghaly, recommended treating your tooth with a dental filling, then you’re on your way toward restoring your tooth’s health, strength, and function. To help you know a little more about dental fillings, our dental team… Read more »

A Hard Fall Could Cause a Significant Tongue Injury

Your tongue is not locked into place in your mouth. There are times when a hard fall or some form of household accident can impact your chin causing you to bite down hard on your own tongue. In these situations, the pain and bleeding can sometimes be significant. Applying some basic first-aid will help manage… Read more »

A Guide to Sleep Apnea

If you are having trouble sleeping through the night, or if you wake up feeling tired, you may want to talk to our dentist about sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a disorder characterized by interrupted breathing patterns while sleeping. Here are some facts about sleep apnea: – Individuals who have a deviated septum or any… Read more »

What Do Dentures Have to Offer Your Smile?

Dentures have a long history of restoring smiles for those who have missing teeth, whether just a few or all of them and with the continuing advances in technology, dentures are better now than they ever have been! At George Ghaly, DDS in Westborough, Massachusetts, we are pleased to offer both full and partial dentures… Read more »

Are You Nervous When You Need to See the Dentist?

Are you someone who has trouble sleeping the night before a visit to your dentist, whether it’s to have your teeth cleaned and an oral exam or having a dental filling placed? If going to the dentist makes you feel like crying, don’t worry, you are not alone! Dental anxiety is actually a common condition among… Read more »

Are You in Need of Tooth Replacement Treatments This Summer?

Tooth replacement treatments are highly effective services used to restore the function of your smile that has been lost by missing teeth. Are you in need of tooth replacement treatments this summer? If you have suffered tooth loss, you can restore your smile with one these helpful procedures: – A dental implant is a highly… Read more »

Are You Ready to Enhance and Upgrade Your Oral Health with a Dental Crown Treatment?

Are you ready to enhance and upgrade your oral health with a dental crown treatment? If so, make sure to take the time to check for any repairs that need to be done to a tooth before a dental crown can be placed. When a dental crown is ready, a small amount of tooth enamel… Read more »

What Happened to My White Smile?

Do you ever look in the mirror and wonder what happened to your white and brilliant smile? If so, Dr. George Ghaly and our dental team might have the answers you’re looking for. Unfortunately, there are many things that could cause a discolored smile. To help you a little more, we are happy to explain… Read more »

The Treatments that Can Help Soothe a Pain in Your Tooth

If you have pain localized in your tooth, that is often known as a toothache—and toothaches can be extremely uncomfortable and painful. This makes many people look for any type of treatment that can remedy the pain and eliminate their toothache. If you’re one of these people, Dr. George Ghaly and our dental team have… Read more »

TMJ Disorder: The Causes

Have you ever had to deal with recurrent headaches? Do you wake to find your jaw sore or tired? Did you know that both of these problems could actually be caused by dental issues? Similarly, had you heard that our team can actually help you deal with these problems? Sadly, one common cause of headaches… Read more »