When we develop toothaches, does that automatically mean we need treatment for a cavity? A variety of factors can cause an aching tooth, but when should we make the call and see a dentist? In today’s blog, we’re going to answer commonly asked questions about the causes of toothaches.
Month: March 2018
When your teeth are healthy, the protective layer of enamel that surrounds them should shield your main tooth structure from feeling anything other than the pressure of your bite. Therefore, when your teeth become sensitive, it’s typically an indication that this protection, or another area of your tooth structure, is in trouble. Today, we examine… Read more »
Our teeth are very strong and coated in enamel, the hardest substance in the human body. However, our teeth can still become chipped or broken. What should you do when you break a tooth? In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about how to repair a tooth and avoid serious complications.
During the month of March, we observe National Nutrition Month. We want our patients to be aware of how proper nutrition not only helps your waistline and your heart health, but your smile as well. Healthy snacks and drinks can help safeguard your smile against tooth decay and gum disease.
While most parents understand that a routine exam is good for little smiles, some seem surprised that we also recommend cleanings. However, since plaque can form on teeth in both kids and adults, a cleaning is necessary for patients of all ages. Otherwise, there is an increased risk of oral health problems.