Gum Disease

If you have been told you have periodontal (gum) disease, you’re not alone. Many adults in the U.S. currently have some form of the disease. Periodontal diseases range from simple gum inflammation to serious disease that results in major damage to ...


Tooth Decay

You call it a cavity.  We call it tooth decay or dental caries.  They’re all names for a hole in your tooth.  The cause of tooth decay is plaque, a sticky substance in your mouth made up mostly of germs.  Tooth decay starts in the outer layer, ...


Good Oral Health

No matter how old you are, you need to take care of your teeth and mouth. When you have a healthy mouth, you can eat the foods you need for good nutrition. In addition, you will feel good about smiling, talking and laughing. It is assumed that th...