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What to Expect with a Dental Filling Procedure Apr 5th, 2021

Approximately 25% of adults in the United States have at least one untreated dental cavity. A cavity is an infected hole in your tooth caused by bacteria, and in some cases, it’s exacerbated or initiated by tooth damage. Not only do untreated cavities cause pain, but the infection can destroy...

Why Invisalign Might Be Right for You Mar 12th, 2021

Did you know a less-than-straight smile is more than a cosmetic issue? Crooked teeth with incorrect spacing can do more than have you covering your grin. These dental issues can cause serious problems like gum disease and other oral trouble.  At 2K Dental, our experienced providers put your dental health...

The Benefits of Dental Implants Feb 1st, 2021

If you’re one of the 52% of American adults who’ve lost at least one tooth, you may feel self-conscious, and unsure of your next steps. Some who lose a tooth or teeth have experience with a bridge or dentures. But if you want a replacement that looks and feels natural,...

The Importance of Routine Teeth Cleanings Jan 1st, 2021

You hopefully know that going to the dentist on at least a biannual basis is an important part of maintaining good oral health. But once you get settled into the dentist chair, do you really know what’s going on? It can be a little intimidating to keep track of everything,...

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine Dec 23rd, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered dramatic changes throughout everyday life — and in the medical community as well. Not only are providers across the country postponing elective procedures, but many are also encouraging people to avoid in-office appointments to reduce their risk of exposure to this highly contagious coronavirus.But what...

Unhappy With Your Smile? How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Change That Dec 1st, 2020

When you think of a great time, what comes to mind? For many people, they probably jump to summer, when vacations and relaxation make a whole season fun. Others think of getting away for a winter wonderland vacation. All of the fun times and family gatherings can make some of...

What Constitutes a Dental Emergency? Nov 2nd, 2020

Plaque and tartar or cavities in your canines, these are everyday dental issues that can be handled in the course of regular checkups. But once in a while, something out of the ordinary happens to your mouth or teeth, and you need emergency dental care.  George Kontoveros, DMD, and Anthony...

Why Dental Procedures Are Nothing to Fear Oct 21st, 2020

If you’ve delayed dental care or much-needed dental procedures because you’re afraid of pain or anxiety, your worries are over. We make common dental procedures, like fillings, extractions, or root canals, pain-free experiences. Our entire care team at 2K Dental in Parma, Ohio, is dedicated to providing comprehensive, pain-free oral...

5 Amazing Facts About Invisalign That You Didn't Know Sep 22nd, 2020

Invisalign’s® approach to straightening teeth has broken the mold in orthodontic treatment — pun intended. Traditional metal braces involved making messy molds of your teeth; the process wasn’t pleasant. Molds are now old 20th-century technology. Patient comfort is a huge benefit of Invisalign’s patented treatment.  Board-certified Dr. George Kontoveras and...