Dental Fluoride

The most effective measure to prevent tooth decay is community water fluoridation. Water fortified with fluoride is similar to milk fortified with Vitamin D. Did you know that water fluoridation is effective in reducing tooth decay by 20-40%? Today, 43 out of the 50 largest cities have community water fluoridation. Community fluoridation is an inexpensive…

Oral Cancer

Ever wonder if you’ve had an oral cancer screening? Most likely you had one during your last dental exam. During your exam, dentists will look for any discolorations, irregularities, or movement limitations, which may be signs of oral cancer. The National Cancer Institute program states that 30% or oral cancers are found in the tongue….

Learn About Dental Crowns

Dental crowns can enhance the appearance of your teeth by repairing teeth that are damaged. Crowns are tooth shaped coverings that are placed to rebuild and strengthen the teeth. A crown will cover all of the tooth structure at and above the gum line. The different types of crowns available include: ceramic, gold, and porcelain…