General Dental Information

Stages of Tooth Decay

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Decay happens when acids in your mouth attack the hard outer layer of your teeth (enamel) through a process called de-mineralization. It starts small, undetectable to the naked eye. Then it progresses, traveling through the protective layers of the tooth. Eventually it reaches the inner chamber where infection can cause serious damage. Don’t let decay […]

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Bothered by a Gummy Smile?

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A person’s smile is one of the first things people remember. We notice how large, straight, crooked, white, or yellow their teeth are or whether or not they have braces. We also notice those things they might prefer we didn’t see as well. Characteristics like too much gum show or a “gummy smile” and things […]

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Breastfeeding and Dental Hygiene

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Mothers go through a lot during breastfeeding period, apart from dealing with all the exhaustion that comes with postpartum, you also have to think of your child’s dental health. The question is, does breastfeeding help with infants dental health? But first we need to know why breastfeeding is important to your baby. Breast milk isn’t […]