Understanding the Progression of Gum Disease

Gum disease is the inflammation and infection of the gum tissues that needlessly afflicts the oral health of millions of Americans each year. When poor oral hygiene habits fail to remove plaque and stray food particles from your teeth and gumline, they inevitably harden into tartar. This constant bacterial exposure at the gumline causes inflammation and a potential infection of... read more »

Make Sure to Include Your New Crown in Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

Your new crown restores the full function and appearance of a tooth that was fractured, damaged or suffered from severe tooth decay. Even though your new crown is made from materials that are not subject to tooth decay, it will still need to be included in your daily oral hygiene routine. Bacteria, food particles, residual sugar in the mouth develop... read more »