Mouth cancer kills more people each year than cervical or (another cancer) cancer. Your dentist is in the best position to spot mouth cancer, which is one of the reasons why it’s so important to have regular check-ups.
Gum disease is caused by plaque, just like tooth decay. If the plaque isn’t removed with brushing, flossing or a mouth rinse, it can get under the gum line and attack the gums, making them red and puffy. You may Continue reading →
If part of a tooth has been lost through decay or damaged due to an accident, your dentist may put in a filling. A filling will plug the hole and stop any future pain or discomfort. A filling can be Continue reading →