Archive for March, 2016

How To Avoid Gum Disease

Gum disease – also known as periodontitis – is an oral infection caused by tartar (a tough bacteria). Although dangerous and potentially detrimental to your oral health, gum disease is completely avoidable. Preventive dentistry; excellent oral hygiene, regular dentist visits, and maintaining a healthy diet, are all equally important in protecting your mouth from infection. […]

What Happens When Your Tooth Cracks?

Thanks to the advancement of dentistry, our natural teeth are beginning to last much longer than they used to. However, because of this, they also endure many more years of pressure, stress, and wear. As teeth are weakened over time, they become increasingly susceptible to cracks and fractures. Depending on the severity of your situation, […]

How Can You Restore A Lost Tooth?

Unfortunately, many people face the traumatic experience that is adult tooth loss. Although it may be preventable in cases of infection – under certain circumstances, like facial injury, loss could be inevitable. While losing an adult tooth can be detrimental to your oral health over time, modern dentistry has made complete restoration easier than ever […]