Category Archives: Periodontal Treatment

How Does Gum Disease Cause Tooth Loss?

While it is easy to see how you’d lose a tooth in a hard fall or if the tooth was severely decayed, it may be harder to understand how gum disease causes tooth loss. The truth is, gum disease is … Continue reading

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Seven Causes of Receding Gums

While a receding hairline is often noticed more quickly than a receding gum line, gum recession is a very important dental health topic that needs your attention. Gum recession may cause tooth sensitivity in some people, while others do not … Continue reading

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Dental Care During Pregnancy

Pregnant woman encounter a myriad of changes in their body over a nine-month period. Some changes are very noticeable, such as a growing belly, while other changes are less obvious. Many women are unaware of the way in which pregnancy … Continue reading

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Cavities: Debunking Myths

Cavities are nothing new in dentistry. As long as people have had teeth, tooth decay has existed. Unfortunately, the real truth about cavities and how they form is often miscommunicated. Debunking some common myths about cavities may help you be … Continue reading

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Dental Health As You Age

Dental health is important at every age. Although you may be faced with different challenges as a senior adult than you were as a child, keeping up with your oral hygiene is extremely important. In fact, there are specific factors … Continue reading

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Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive?

Are you noticing shooting pain in your teeth every time you drink or eat something hot or cold? Tooth sensitivity is a common dental problem that affects approximately 1 in 3 people. There are different levels of sensitivity, from a … Continue reading

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The Facts About Gum Disease

When you brush your teeth everyday, you are likely thinking of the fight against cavities. However, by engaging in a disciplined oral heath routine, you are also battling a major oral health condition. Gum disease, although it is highly preventable, … Continue reading

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