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Category: Preventive Dental Care

How Acid Reflux Affects your Teeth

We have all been told how the acidic properties of sodas and citrus fruits like lemons can wear down our tooth enamel, but patients don’t always think about acid reflux causing the same issues. Patients who suffer from acid reflux are more likely to be at risk from tooth enamel erosion and periodontal disease. Digestion […]

Dental Care in the Senior Years

Dental Care for Seniors

May is Older Americans Month, and for some seniors who lack insurance or are on a fixed income, dental care may not be a high priority. We want to acknowledge this problem and bring awareness to the issues that occur as we age. Advanced aging increases the risk for seniors on many dental health issues, […]

Why Good Posture is Important

Posture can affect your dental health

You may remember as a child being told to “sit up straight”.  There is a good reason for this. Posture has a huge affect on our bodies, and what surprises most people is that this includes our dental health. Poor posture misaligns the spine by placing the spine in a position that can add stress […]

Snoring and Sleep Apnea

February 21, 2019
Dental Blog, Preventive Dental Care

Many people have breathing issues at night that can range from a mild snore to a more dangerous condition called obstructive sleep apnea. Snoring can affect anyone, but it is more frequent in men and in overweight individuals, and has a tendency to worsen as we age.  When the flow of air through the mouth […]

What is a Gum Graft?

Gum Graft - Receding gums

A gum graft, also a gingival graft, is a form of periodontal plastic surgery, in which the gum tissue from the patient is grafted.  The procedure calls for the dentist to remove tissue from the roof of your mouth or from healthy gum tissue and to graft it to the area in need of repair. […]