About Your Teeth

Bad Breath

It is embarrassing! And usually we just don’t know because others find it too embarrassing to tell us. But why does it happen? We all know smoking gives us bad breath sometimes stomach issues can but most of it is due to particular types of bacteria in the mouth. You can have... read more...

Gum Disease - Jaw Bone Disease - Periodontal Disease

This is a common disease and therefore three names for the same thing. If you notice blood on the toothbrush or after flossing, chances are you have it. Periodontal disease causes the jaw bone around teeth to break down to the point that teeth become loose and eventually fall... read more...

Active Maintenance

Ignore your teeth and they will go away OR Active Maintenance One would have to say that it is amazing that teeth last as long as they do when  we chew on them every day for maybe 90 years and considering some of the stuff people eat - chocolate out of the fridge or pork... read more...

Never a Cavity Again

Would you like never to get another cavity? It is possible. In fact, if you follow just a few rules, you are almost guaranteed never to get another cavity. Here is how it works: Everybody has bugs in their mouths. Decay happens when certain of these bugs turn sugar into acid.... read more...

Oral Health

We may think of teeth and gum conditions as separate to the rest of the body. Why would bleeding gums cause heart attacks? Well, more and more research is showing a connection. Periodontal disease is a persistent inflammation of the gums and jaw bone which increases C-reactive... read more...