Laser Dentistry and Its Effect on Your Dental Health

Are you aware that lasers can be used in a host of oral health care procedures to improve your smile? Not only have lasers been proven beneficial in many procedures, but they can reach levels of precision that were once only dreamed of. Many dental treatments such as root canals and dental fillings require cleaning the areas around the treatment... read more »

The Importance of Treating Your Bad Breath

Have you ever considered the importance of treating your bad breath? If you suffer from bad breath, also known as halitosis, you could be showing signs of a more serious problem. That is why it is important to get addressed as soon as possible. Our office here at Dr. J. Whitley Wills in Memphis, Tennessee, cares for your oral health... read more »

Laser Dentistry Can Upgrade Many Dental Services

Did you know that as of the early 1990s, lasers have been positively implemented and used in a variety of dental services? Not only are lasers highly effective at making extremely precise treatments, they are widely effective in a broad array of dental procedures to ensure maximum success for your dental treatments. Laser dentistry can upgrade many dental services. Listed... read more »

Do You Know the Risks of Gum Disease?

We want your gums to remain safe from all sorts of oral health ailments, including periodontal disease. Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is caused by the death of tissue surrounding the teeth. If left unchecked, irreversible tooth loss will occur. Plaque buildup on and around the teeth is commonly seen as the greatest risk of contracting gum disease.... read more »

Cracked Teeth: What Foods to Avoid

You know that choosing healthy foods can help your body stay healthy and strong. Similarly, you may know that choosing the right foods can help you keep your teeth healthy and strong, and that choosing the wrong foods could damage your teeth. It is true that certain foods can crack your teeth, but do you know which foods you should... 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 and bacteria can thrive. At... read more »