If Your Tooth Has Lost a Filling, You Might Need a Crown

Dental fillings that are made from porcelain, gold, amalgam or composite resin are often used to repair a modest cavity or a chip in a tooth. While these materials are not directly vulnerable to bacteria, the seam cementing them to the surrounding tooth enamel can fail in time. Sometimes when a filling falls out or… Read more »

Weakened Tooth Enamel Can Easily Be Improved by Administering a Simple Fluoride Treatment

If you could look at your tooth enamel and see it on a microscopic level, you would find that it is composed of densely packed mineral crystals. When you consume acidic foods and drinks it can erode some of these microscopic crystals. This is compounded by the corrosive effects of the bacteria in your mouth…. Read more »

What Happens to Your Teeth With Age

How often do you brush your teeth? Do you make a point of brushing twice a day every day? Do you make a point of flossing at least every day? Do you visit your dentist at least once every six months? Do you ever find yourself doing everything you can to care for your teeth… Read more »

The Treatments That Will Help You Avoid Major Dental Issues

Dr. and our experienced dental team care about you and your oral health, which is why we strongly recommend avoiding major dental issues as much as possible. However, we understand that that might be a difficult goal to achieve if you’re not sure how to do so. So, to help you, our team recommends taking advantage… Read more »

The Consequences of Skipping Your Nightly Brushing

Usually, it’s fairly easy to brush your teeth as a part of your morning routine, but did you know that many people forget to brush their teeth right before they go to bed. As you can probably guess, this can lead to a number of negative consequences. A dry mouth creates an environment where acid… Read more »