Below you will find a wide array of interesting and educational links that we feel will benefit your understanding and knowledge of your dental health. If you have a suggestion for a link that you feel would be of interest, please feel free to email it to us so we can share it with all of our patients.
How Does Air Abrasion Work? Read more
Anesthesia is a way to control pain during a surgery or procedure by using medicines called anesthetics. It can help control your breathing, blood pressure, blood flow, and heart rate and rhythm.
What are the types of anesthesia? Read more
Bad breath, medically called halitosis, can result from poor dental health habits and may be a sign of other health problems. Bad breath can also be made worse by the types of foods you eat and other unhealthy lifestyle habits.
Why Do Poor Habits Cause Bad Breath? Read more
Flossing & Brushing Tips With Braces Read more
A bridge is made up of two crowns for the teeth on either side of the gap -- these two anchoring teeth are called abutment teeth -- and a false tooth/teeth in between. These false teeth are called pontics and can be made from gold, alloys, porcelain, or a combination of these materials. Dental bridges are supported by natural teeth or implants.
What Are the Benefits of Dental Bridges? Read more
Why Do People Grind Their Teeth? Read more
What Causes Canker Sores? Read more
Want to know more about Tooth Fillings? Read more
Why Is a Dental Crown Needed? Read more
Types of Intraoral X-Rays Read more
What To Expect After Surgery. Read more
There are a variety of treatments for gum disease depending on the stage of disease, how you may have responded to earlier treatments, and your overall health.
Treatments range from non-surgical therapies that control bacterial growth to surgery to restore supportive tissues.
Are there non-surgical Treatments for Gum Disease? Read more
A study of twins shows flossing twice a day in addition to brushing reduced gum bleeding --a sign of gum disease -- by about 40% more than brushing alone in just two weeks.
Quick Results From Daily Flossing Read more
In What Forms Is Fluoride Available? Read more
What's the Difference Between Gingivitis and Periodontitis? Read more
Learn More About These Conditions. Read more
What Are Dental Implants? Read more
What Is the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ)? Read more
Still, some dentists are using lasers to treat: Read more
What Causes Plaque and Why Is It Harmful? Read more
What To Expect After Treatment? Read more
Who Should Get Sealants? Read more
What Causes Sensitive Teeth? Read more
Tooth decay occurs when foods containing carbohydrates (sugars and starches), such as bread, cereals, milk, soda, fruits, cakes, or candy are left on the teeth.
To prevent tooth decay: Read more