Even though most of us will have to deal with them at some point in our lives, there is much about wisdom teeth that the average patient doesn’t know. For instance, where did they get the moniker, “wisdom teeth,” and why are they so often extracted, if the general rule is to try and preserve… Read more »
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Want a Dental Filling that Doesn’t Stand Out?
If you have a cavity, you won’t be able to ignore it for long. Once you treat a cavity, though, such as with a dental filling, you should ideally be able to forget about it and move on with your life. However, if your restoration is made from metal, as many fillings are, you could… Read more »
How Fillings Treat Cavities
The bad news about cavities is that nearly anyone can get one. The good news is that, even if you do develop a hole in your tooth, there’s an effective, tailor-made solution to restore your tooth’s good health. In most cases, that answer is often dental fillings, which can treat cavities by conforming to their shape to… Read more »
Thanksgiving Foods That Help Your Teeth!
It’s generally understood that the more you eat and drink, the more you expose your teeth to substances that could stain them, or cause them harm. Knowing this, it might come as no surprise that Thanksgiving and the holiday season, whose celebrations typically revolve around feasting, can pose an especially high risk. Fortunately, not everything… Read more »