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COMMON SIGNS OF ROOT CANAL INFECTION

Dental Implants, Oral Health   •   February 23, 2021

COMMON SIGNS OF ROOT CANAL INFECTION

A root canal infection is a serious oral condition. It happens when bacteria occupy the inner chamber of the teeth due to untreated dental decay. Patients with a root canal infection should pursue treatment promptly because the infection can spread quickly. Once the bacteria attack the soft pulp material of the interior layer of the […]

Oral Health   •   December 28, 2020

How Oral Health Is Interlinked With Your Overall Health?

Your oral health is more vital than you might even imagine! Our mouth is the gateway to our entire body! Did you know that your oral health provides signals about your overall health? Rising evidence has revealed a firm link between the impacts of chronic oral inflammation and general health. What’s the link between oral […]

Oral Health   •   January 29, 2019

Understanding The 5 Stages of Tooth Decay

Did you know there are five distinct stages of tooth decay? And, that in the first stage of decay, you can actually take steps to reverse the progression of the disease? Indeed, it’s true. In the first stage of decay, whether you’re a child or an adult, the application of fluoride via fluoride treatments, your […]

Oral Health   •   November 13, 2018

Should I Brush Before Flossing?

The age-old question – should you floss before you brush or after? If you asked any one of our team members, you just might get a different answer on this one! Before you report them for not knowing their stuff, each response can be right! As long as you’re doing a thorough job, we don’t […]

Oral Health   •   September 5, 2018

To Electronically Brush or To Manually Brush- That Is The Question…

This is one of our most frequently asked questions! Our answer? It’s not so much the wand that matters, but the magician! Let’s break that down. The goal of tooth brushing is to remove plaque from your teeth on a consistent (daily!) basis, so that we prevent the buildup of tartar which leads to tooth decay. […]

Oral Health   •   August 1, 2018

Stay Flossin!

Flossing 101 Of all the things you can do to maintain a healthy mouth, flossing has got to be the least expensive!  But many patients don’t take the time to floss. And if you do, you might not be doing it correctly! Welcome to Flossing 101… Why should you floss?  Your toothbrush isn’t enough to […]

Oral Health   •   July 10, 2018

Why Soda Is Bad For Your Teeth

Effects Of Soda (Or Pop!) On Your Teeth Ever seen those videos where someone puts a baby tooth in a glass of soda and watches it decay? Well, the effect of soda in an actual mouth is a bit different. You have your saliva to help wash away the sugar, you eat other things throughout […]

Oral Health   •   June 5, 2018

Choosing The Right Toothpaste

A lot of folks ask us what toothpaste we recommend. Our answer? Any fluoride toothpaste that will help you maintain a good oral health routine (which includes flossing once and brushing for 2 minutes twice daily). We know you have a million and one choices facing you in the toothpaste aisle, and it can be […]

Oral Health   •   May 1, 2018

What to Do When You Crack a Tooth

Ouch! Chomp on something your tooth didn’t like? Or get hit in the mouth with a hockey puck? If you think you may have a cracked tooth, or if you’re holding a piece of your tooth in your hand, follow these important steps! 1. Give us a call immediately to schedule an appointment at (724)941-2200. […]

Oral Health   •   April 9, 2018

Foods That Cause Tooth Decay

When it comes to tooth decay, it’s important to know the main culprit – acid. Acid is what eats away at our enamel and causes cavities. Acid can enter our mouths in one of two ways: either directly through what we eat (citrus fruits, for example), or as a byproduct when oral bacteria consume the […]