Month: January 2018

Why Do So Many People Get Cavities?

Besides stains on your teeth, cavities are the most common chronic dental issue for both children and adults. Yet, they’re also one of the most easily preventable conditions, with the right dental health care and maintenance. This can beg the question, if they’re so preventable, then why do so many people get cavities? The truth… Read more »

How Could Invisalign® Help You?

If your teeth aren’t aligned properly, then your dentist may have suggested Invisalign® clear aligners to correct them. Unlike traditional braces, clear aligners are made specifically to blend in with your smile, making them highly discreet so you can remain confident throughout your treatment. While their discreet appearance is a significant benefit to Invisalign® aligners,… Read more »

Fix Your Broken Tooth in Just One Visit

Your teeth are the strongest parts of your body, but they still grow weak, crack, and break due to a variety of reasons. When this happens, your dentist must fix the tooth as soon as possible to prevent it from suffering further damage under the pressure of your bite. In many cases, the best way… Read more »

How Obvious Is Gum Disease?

Once you know that you have gum disease, your dentist can likely help you control it and avoid the potentially serious consequences of it (such as tooth loss). However, unlike some other dental issues, gum disease isn’t always obvious. In fact, most patients don’t realize they have it until their dentist detects signs of the… Read more »

When a Root Canal Needs Emergency Treatment

Root canal treatment isn’t the most popular dental treatment, and you may not realize that the need for it often indicates a dental emergency. Nevertheless, waiting or refusing to undergo treatment could quickly lead to significantly more serious oral health problems, including tooth loss and wide-spread oral infection. Because of the seriousness of the conditions… Read more »