Putting off routine cleanings can put your dental and overall health at risk. Dentists often x-ray teeth before cleanings. During the cleaning, they remove plaque that causes tooth decay and tooth loss. While examining these x-rays and examining the teeth during the cleaning, dentists can find cavities, problems with dentures, failing crowns, misaligned bites and [...]
Category Archive for 'Fluoride Treatments'
When people think about fluoride treatments as part of dental therapy, everyone thinks back to the fluoride rinses and foams used during childhood. New research shows adults who have a moderate or high risk for dental decay or dental sensitivity can receive a tremendous benefit from fluoride treatments. Any patient who has a history of [...]