Failing Dental Fillings Can Contribute to Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity discomfort can often be linked to multiple factors including tooth enamel erosion, tooth decay, sinus infections and various dental health issues. Even if a specially formulated toothpaste provides some short-term relief, it might only be masking symptoms of a more serious problem. Individuals who sometimes struggle to maintain... Read more »

Tongue Trauma Might Need First Aid While Seeking Professional Treatment

Your tongue plays an important role in the basic function of your mouth. Sometimes an accidental blow to the head, chin or face can cause you to bite down hard on your tongue. In some of these instances the trauma to the tongue and other parts of the mouth can... Read more »

What Can Cause Gum Disease?

Are you curious about gum disease and what factors can cause it? If so, we are happy to give you some more information that can help you keep gum disease away. In truth, the real cause is plaque. Plaque is made up of bacteria when they form together on your... Read more »

Oral Piercings and Your Health

Are you contemplating getting an oral piercing? Did you know this medium of self-expression could significantly threaten your dental and overall health? Even though many people have these piercings, we firmly believe that you should be aware of some of the risks involved before deciding to proceed. Bacteria is naturally... Read more »

Are You a Softball Player? Avoid These Behaviors for a Healthy Smile

Softball is a great sport filled with great hits, awesome teamwork, impressive fielding skills and more. However, there are some bad behaviors related to the sport, and those behaviors affect the smile. Our dentist, Dr. Douglas A Deam DMD PA, wants you to have the healthiest smile possible, so he... Read more »

Dentistry Essentials 101: Tooth Restorations

  Although risk factor prevention techniques and oral hygiene daily routines are extremely helpful for keeping your smile safe, it is likely that your smile can still be damaged. If you do ever suffer any dental damage that needs to be repaired, visit your dentist for a tooth restoration. Multiple... Read more »

Limiting Dark Beverages Can Help Preserve Your White Smile

Having a dentist like Dr. Douglas A Deam DMD PA administer a dental bleaching treatment represents one of the most effective methods for improving the appearance of your teeth. The professional tools and techniques at his disposal can extricate dental stains from the textures of your tooth enamel without harming... Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: The Causes of Halitosis

An often-embarrassing oral health condition that arises is known as halitosis. Halitosis occurs when bacteria in your mouth produces a foul odor that can be difficult to treat effectively if you're unaware of what the causes of it are. Halitosis, also known as bad breath, can occur due to numerous... Read more »

Dental Questions Answered on Chewing Gum

  In order to ensure your oral health care is functioning as intended, you should always look for new and interesting ways to improve your overall health and smile. One highly effective method is to increase the amount of saliva in your mouth. You can accomplish this by chewing sugarless... Read more »

Dental Implants Save Smiles

Dental implants can restore a missing tooth and renovate your smile--and can last an entire lifetime! Dental implants were invented in the 1960s, and their durability and impressive quality have made them extremely popular. We are happy to talk to you about dental implants and how they can improve your... Read more »