Could That Be a Cavity?

Cavities can be a fairly regular health problem. Perhaps the only health issue that may be more rampant is the common cold. With it being so prevalent, you might be wondering if you can recognize the warning signs of a cavity. First, we should briefly cover how they can form. Your mouth is naturally full of bacteria, good and bad.... read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Composite Dental Fillings

If dental erosion has occurred to the point that a hole has formed in your tooth enamel, it is known as a cavity. Cavities are extremely dangerous and need to be treated as soon as possible. Otherwise, bacteria can seep into a tooth and lead to severe infections and eventual tooth loss. In order to prevent cavities from plugging around... read more »

The Symptoms and Treatment of an Abscessed Tooth

What is a dental abscess? It’s essentially a collection of pus that accumulates at the root of the tooth or between the tooth and the gums. A dental abscess is most commonly caused by tooth decay, but can also happen as a result of dental trauma or gum disease. Abscesses can be rather dangerous to your tooth as they lead... read more »