Month: May 2020

What to Remember About Preventing a Cavity

In the course of caring for your smile, there are some threats that are much more common than others. For example, cavities are the most common tooth health concern, which is why much of your dental hygiene routine focuses on preventing the circumstances that lead to their development. Most importantly, that includes keeping your teeth… Read more »

When to Ask Your Dentist if You Have Gingivitis

Not everyone who develops gingivitis realizes when they do. In fact, they may not realize there’s a problem until more severe gum disease begins to noticeably affect their gums and oral health. However, if you’re diligent, you may have a good chance of realizing that you have gingivitis before it becomes a more serious threat… Read more »

Important Points About Tooth Extraction

When you learn that you need tooth extraction, it may not seem like a step toward preserving your smile. Until now, the goal of your dental hygiene and preventive care routines have been to help you avoid compromising or losing any of your healthy, natural tooth structure. However, if tooth extraction becomes necessary, it’s important… Read more »

Why Are Some Restorations Supported by Dental Implants?

Modern dental restorations can do a lot more to help patients preserve their smiles than they used to. In addition to repairing and protecting teeth that have compromised by damage or decay, they can also be custom-designed to replace one or more lost teeth to help rebuild your smile with lifelike results. When the goal… Read more »